| Dec 19, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Christine Taylor, Digital Platform Manager for Fox CT and The Hartford Courant, is providing the following suggestions for holiday-related apps that your kids will love! *FaceTime Call or Video Chat with Santa For the kids who get a little freaked out...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 7:39 AM
By Jim MacPherson
Thanksgiving has a special meaning in our family. Forget "Over the river and through the woods…" My wife was born on Thanksgiving Day, which means the holiday takes on added significance for us. As a result, we generally...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:25 AM
For me, the week after Thanksgiving can only mean one thing: It's time to get the Christmas tree.
None of this plastic/fake stuff either. One of the biggest perks of the holiday season is the smell of a live Christmas tree in the living room.
| Dec 15, 2011
You don't have to travel to the North Pole to visit Santa's Village this holiday season, you can have the same experience right in Torrington.
Carl Bozenski's Christmas Village has been lighting up Connecticut for 64 years. The employees of Torrington's...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 11:17 AM
Two people. Two families. So, figuring out where to spend the holidays can get quite complicated for couples. The key is to get started early on your planning, know that you will have to compromise, and try to think of strategies that won’t leave...
| Aug 29, 2014
The Orlando nightspot, at 100 S. Eola Drive, hosts plays, concerts and a fall cabaret series. The cabaret performances are at 8 p.m. and cost $10 each. Details: abbeyorlando.com.
Monday Night Cabaret Series
REBECCA FISHER: Sept. 8...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Grumpy Cat — the cat with a permanently grouchy face — is an Internet sensation.
Ever since the little cat's photo was posted on social news website Reddit in 2012, cyberspace has fallen in love with the sad-faced feline. Grumpy Cat's...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Upcoming exhibitions at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art include a major new installation of late 19th- and early 20th-century windows; selections from a recent gift of American and European decorative art; and a display of 1905 wedding...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:51 AM
I guess Bethlehem native Dan Roebuck never heard the old actor's adage about never working with cute animals.
The actor best known for playing Dr. Leslie Arzt on "Lost,"is playing second banana in a Lifetime holiday movie to possibly the world's most...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 4:30 AM
As Yuletide offerings go, Charles Poekel's "Christmas, Again" might as well be called "It's a So-So Life" -- a downbeat but never outright depressing reminder that the holidays tend to look a lot less jolly from the vantage of those peddling Christmas...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Jessica Pretopapa isn't sure what she's going to do if her two children aren't back at Saucon Valley Elementary School at the end of the month.
Her 8- and 6-year-old daughters are supposed to start school Aug. 25.
But teachers union attorney Andrew Muir...