| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Dr. Robert R. Hahn, former emergency room chief at what is now the University of Maryland Shore Medical Center in Easton, died Aug. 7 of coronary artery disease at William Hill Manor in Easton. He was 93.
"Dr. Hahn was a wonderful, wonderful man. He...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 12:31 PM
Dust off the top hat and stock up your snuff box: The Audubon Park Garden District has set the date for another night of Victorian splendor as Lady Raven's Cotillion returns on Saturday, Sept. 27.
For you street unchins who missed the party last year,...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:05 PM
Sculptures that explore questions of environmental sustainability (and purify water), works inspired by graphic design, art about cats and a benefit show for a church that was at the heart of the Chicano movement. It's all in the Datebook:
| Jul 27, 2014
| 4:09 AM
Hartford's Wadsworth Atheneum — the country's oldest public art museum — positioned itself at the vanguard of Modern architecture in the 1930s with exhibits and visits by the movement's leading proponents.
But the Wadsworth took it a step...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:20 AM
The Levine Museum of the New South, in Charlotte, N.C., recently unveiled a history exhibit that is in itself historic for the state and part of a larger national trend.
Called "LGBTQ Perspectives on Equality," the show is a combination of exhibits...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Barbara Anderson, a longtime volunteer at St. Mary's Episcopal Church and the Manchester Historical Society, died June 29. She was 98.
Anderson was born in Cranston, R.I., to Joseph and Mary Grogan. She moved to Manchester in 1953 with her family and...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 6:55 PM
Louis B. Fleming, who was one of The Times' first foreign correspondents and established bureaus for the newspaper at the United Nations and in Rome, died Sunday at his Pasadena home after a brief illness, said a daughter, Leni Fleming. He was 85.
| Jul 10, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Many people in North Canaan say the town is flagging badly and needs a lift. Some say sure, it has its share of problems but no more of a crisis than towns across America that struggle to revive Main Street commerce.
Mary Monnier puts up "North Canaan -...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:55 AM
Winsted’s stone churches along the north side of Main Street – Route 44 – impart on the town a timeless grace that defies the ravages of economic swoons, ‘70s architecture and even the flood of ’55.
Furthest west is the...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:01 AM
For many years after its founding in 1751, a whipping post stood next to the Abington Congregational Church in Pomfret.
"It was never used; no one ever suffered," Abington's current pastor, the Rev. Bruce Hedman, said, "but it was there as a symbol that...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:48 PM
If you think you can't get anywhere by going in circles, you haven't walked a labyrinth. Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center in Litchfield claims to have opened Connecticut's first outdoor labyrinth in 1997. Now there are many of them scattered...