| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:18 AM
Students at Marist College in Poughkeepsie are in mourning after a tragic fire killed two students and a friend over the weekend.
Cell phone video captured the intense flames shooting through the three story home on Fairview Avenue where six students...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Why live in New England if you don't do any New England-related activities? This Saturday, the Adopt-A-Sugar-Maple-Tree program kicks off at the New Canaan Nature Center. Families and friends can tap and collect sap from their very own tree on the grounds...
| Sep 14, 2012
Pedro E. Guerrero, a photographer whose early work with architect Frank Lloyd Wright sparked a long, distinguished career in the worlds of fine art and glossy magazines, died Thursday. He was 95.
Guerrero died at his home in Florence, Ariz., said his...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Nothing says New England like squashing the juice out of some freshly harvested apples. The New Canaan Nature Center celebrates this tradition on Saturday with Cider Saturday, where kids can learn how cider is extracted from the apple as well as other...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Does anyone not like beer? If you're reading this, you're probably OK with it. The New Canaan Nature Center is hosting its first annual Harvest Festival in an overwhelmingly fantastic P.R. move for any nature center. Craft beers that will be represented...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Sarah Galluzzo really believes in the versatility of her homemade salsa. "Oh, I'll throw it in anything from coleslaw to Asian dishes," she said. The Fairfield resident likes to push the boundaries of how to use the tomato-based dip, and she posts the...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Food on a stick offers a number of culinary advantages. You don’t need utensils. There’s little to no cleanup (other than tossing out the stick). It’s socially acceptable to walk around with your food, and if you’re a guy, you feel...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 11:55 AM
New Canaan's Silvermine Arts Center is a haven for talent and high quality visual art. They've got a trio of end-of-summer shows that will help ease us into the fall, in a visually stimulating way. Robert Gregson's Full Tilt allows the viewer to rotate...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Everyone has that friend that's always talking about how spicy they like their food, annoyingly asking for their vindaloo even hotter and slathering red goop with foreign labels on everything they eat. The next time this guy shows up at your dinner...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Three shows are up at Silvermine Arts Center, 1037 Silvermine Road in New Canaan.
The first show is “Robert Gregson: Full Tilt,” an exhibit of recent new works by the geometric artist. (The pictured work is one of his.)
The second is “...
| Feb 22, 2012
| 12:11 PM
Ah, it's feeling more and more like Summer every day. And speaking of summer, the Republican and Democratic primaries for Joe Lieberman's soon to be vacant Senate seat are in August. So, first, let's take a look at the Democrats.
Chris Murphy, a...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Django Reinhardt is credited with more or less inventing gypsy jazz while living in Paris in the 1930s, and since then no one's done it quite as well as he did. This week there are three musical events in Fairfield County alone that pay homage to...