| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"I CAN'T believe Mother did this eight times!"
So said Cheryl Crane, daughter of the late movie queen Lana Turner, on the day of Cheryl's own (first) wedding.
After 40 years together, Cheryl and her partner, "Josh" LeRoy, tied the knot last week....
| Nov 14, 2014
| 6:55 PM
More than 3.5 million people cram Manhattan streets for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade — why not be one of them?
We're fortunate to live close enough to New York that we can see the parade on a day trip. And you could still get home for a late...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Bridgeport and United Illuminating acquired initial siting approval Thursday for their plan to construct a large solar array and fuel cell alongside the city's Seaside Park, a 2-mile-long crescent park designed by Frederick Olmsted.
The 11-acre solar...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 9:13 AM
It’s not exactly a case of lights, camera, action, Dave Buchheit noted, but this year it sure comes close.
The city kicks off its annual Winter in the Park event today, which includes the holiday ice skating rink presented by the Community...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 8:13 PM
U2 frontman Bono was injured while cycling in New York's Central Park, forcing a delay in the Irish rockers' return to "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," the band said on Sunday.
U2 was scheduled to perform on "The Tonight Show" from Monday to...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Week 10 and we’ve just reached the semifinals in this extended “Dancing With the Stars” season. Each of the remaining five couples had to show off their interpretation skills and perform different dances to two renditions of the same...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Lauren Bacall’s longtime residence in New York City has come on the market at $26 million.
The airy unit in the 19th century Dakota building has nine large rooms with 13-foot-high ceilings that look out on treetops, Central Park and the cityscape....
| Nov 20, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"NEVER TOUCH your idols: the gilding will stick to your fingers!" Gustave Flaubert.
LAST FRIDAY night! I had the incredible experience of watching the first televised Hollywood Film Awards. OK, there's "tacky" and then there is "hopeless." The HFA was on...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Protest activity outside Missouri seemed to surpass the number of demonstrations in this St. Louis suburb where the Thanksgiving holiday and cold weather continued to keep tensions below the boil after a grand jury decided not to indict a white police...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:23 PM
A week after a developer broke ground on a scaled-back version of Irvine's long-planned Orange County Great Park, a bitter fight over the site renewed this week as city-hired auditors and Councilman Larry Agran leveled dueling allegations of misconduct....
| Oct 27, 2014
| 7:11 AM
For two centuries, Hartford has been a center of commerce, industry and innovation. The city's businesspeople have led the way in everything from insurance to firearms, from bicycles to aircraft.
But many of Hartford's entrepreneurs never forgot the...