| Jun 20, 2015
Today is Saturday, June 20, the 171st day of 2015. There are 194 days left in the year.
Today's Highlight in History:
On June 20, 1975, Steven Spielberg's shark thriller "Jaws," starring Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw and Richard Dreyfuss (not to mention a...
| Jun 9, 2015
June 14: Actress Marla Gibbs is 84. Singer Rod Argent of The Zombies and Argent is 70. Singer Janet Lennon of The Lennon Sisters is 69. Businessman-TV personality Donald Trump is 69. Guitarist Barry Melton of Country Joe and the Fish is 68. Drummer Alan...
| May 27, 2015
It's all so gosh darn groovy.
High waists … and even higher platforms.
Maxis dresses. Jump suits.
Fringe. Floral. Suede and denim.
And of course we can't forget the tie dye.
The '70s look is the fashion trend that's...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 10:00 PM
The Annual Author Series at Renbrook School will host a free talk on Wednesday, Feb. 18, at 6:30 p.m. by New York Times bestselling author Christina Baker Kline and novelist Kate Manning. Kara Sundlun, co-host of WFSB's Better Connecticut and anchor of...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 11:47 AM
It would be taking things too far to describe Marilyn Manson as a changed man. But some winds of change have blown through his work and his life recently.
"This whole year has been about me changing and flipping my entire lifestyle upside down," Manson...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
From Barbra Streisand's "Partners" and Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga's "Cheek to Cheek" -- both of which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 -- to collections from Annie Lennox, Barry Manilow, Aretha Franklin, Bryan Adams, She & Him, Billy Childs and Bette...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"AMERICA IS the only country that went from barbarism to decadence without civilization in between." -- Oscar Wilde
SPEAKING OF decadence, that word has been used and overused, but perhaps not without cause in the fabulous 1970s.
From 1973 to 1983,...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Every October, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, companies release products in which a portion of profit is donated to research foundations. Here are six that help support finding a cure.
Kiel James Patrick Twiggy bracelet
| Nov 10, 2013
The first volume of actress Anjelica Huston's memoirs, “A Story Lately Told: Coming of Age in Ireland, London, and New York,” is a niche book distinguished by above-average prose. Its breeziness will register as a virtue to anyone who's had to...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Richard Avedon was one of the most accomplished photographers of the last 50 years and a new solo exhibition of his work at the Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills, "Avedon: Women," explores his interpretations of beauty, both conventional and...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Miley Cyrus was stir-crazy during her recent days-long hospitalization after an allergic reaction to a prescription flu medication. So what to do? She shopped online from her hospital bed. And by her own admission, she made some questionable choices....