| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:15 AM
It's unsettling when you find out an album you really like isn't well-regarded by its creators.
In 2012, the Montreal-based trio Plants and Animals released The End of That, 11 tracks of frayed nerves, jangly guitars and singer Warren C. Spicer's...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The celebrated British sculptor Nicola Hicks (bn. 1960) has, in recent years, fallen in love with Aesop and his fables all over again. "Aesop is one of my heroes from deep history," she explained on a recent tour of her new exhibition at the Yale Center...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:20 PM
The Orange County man whose German shepherd chewed off his own leg after being tied up outside for a week has been charged with animal abuse and faces up to one year in jail if convicted, prosecutors said.
Samer Samir Ibrahim, 23, is scheduled to be...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Can you say dynasty? Miss P continued the family tradition this week when she became the second beagle to win Best in Show at the Westminster Dog Show.
Her grand-uncle, Uno, blazed the trail in 2008 when he won the coveted title. Clearly, looks run in...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:31 PM
Miss P, a beagle in her final competition before retiring to make puppies, won Best in Show at the Westminster Kennel Club’s competition Tuesday, beating out more than 2,700 canines, including a cousin to White House dog Sunny.
The beagle, who...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 11:01 PM
It takes great vision to win at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York City -- both literally and figuratively.
Rickie Roo, a well-known star and "spokesdog" in the world of dog agility who has been featured in magazine articles and...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:57 PM
A Palmdale School District administrator charged with multiple counts of dog fighting and cruelty to animals pleaded not guilty Tuesday, prosecutors said.
Pauline Winbush, a longtime educator in the Palmdale School District and the district’s...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:03 PM
Seminole County Animal Services is waiving the adoption fees for all “senior” dogs and cats (ages 6 and older) now through Nov. 15.
A perk of adopting a senior is that what you see is what you get: You know how big they are, most have...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 10:09 PM
A pool cleaner was recovering Thursday after a dog at the Riverside County home where he was working mauled his face, arm and leg.
The injuries to the man’s right arm will probably require reconstructive work, said John Welsh of the Riverside...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 9:38 PM
A 140-pound Great Dane in Portland, Ore., is making headlines after a veterinarian found 43 1/2 socks in the dog’s stomach during surgery.
The incident happened in February but only recently became public after the animal hospital where the...