| Oct 26, 2011
| 10:55 AM
Last Saturday, for the first time in years, the New Canaan police had to pull up the statute on holding a public picket.
That's because two busloads of protesters descended upon General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt's mansion off Ponus Ridge Road.
| Jul 16, 2012
| 1:10 PM
Here are a few places to enjoy live music outdoors this week:
Gathering of the Vibes, July 19-22, Seaside Park, 1 Barnum Dyke, Bridgeport, gatheringofthevibes.com.
Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes, July 20, 7:30 p.m., Hamden Town Center Park, 2761...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Let's see some live music on the super-cheap this week:
Entrain: Aug. 2, 6 p.m. Madison Beach Hotel, 94 W. Wharf Rd., Madison, (203) 245-1404, madisonbeachhotel.com.
Naughty By Nature: Aug. 3, 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd.,...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 7:53 AM
The London Olympics, not to mention the frequent mention of the long-ago Lake Placid Winter Olympics in connection with Mitt Romney’s presidential aspirations, has had me reminiscing about a close-to-home Olympian spectacle: the Special Olympics...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 12:25 PM
The non-profit New Haven Green Drinks organization is sponsoring a wind-power oriented happy hour tonight from 6-8 p.m. at Gilt New Haven Moroccan Restaurant at 166 College St.
The featured speaker at 7 p.m. is Justin Marron of Optiwind, one of...
| May 2, 2012
| 7:35 AM
O, the Marches of May
The April showers finally happened, on the first of May. This meant that the annual May Day celebration on New Haven Green had to move inside United Church on the Green. The day-long festival has happened for decades thanks to a...
| Jul 24, 2009
Here's an offbeat and free thing to do this summer: Take a tour of the crypt at New Haven's Center Church on-the-Green.
It's an actual cemetery, gravestones and all, in the basement of the church. That alone would make it worth the trip. But the...
| Oct 20, 2009
Never mind that developer Bruce Becker is erecting a 31-story apartment tower downtown. People here want to know which grocery store he'll find for the ground floor.
Will it be Whole Foods? Will it be Trader Joe's? Will it be a disappointment? Will it...