| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:20 AM
The Carriage Barn Arts Center staff has a soft spot for barns in New Canaan. And that's because it too, is a barn in New Canaan. For its new exhibit The Barn and Beyond, the historical significance of the gallery space is celebrated alongside other...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 1:30 PM
WESTON — I consider myself a friend of Alden Sherman, the 94-year-old Westonite and innovative engineer who owns three Bugattis, a Ferrari, a Jaguar and even an Amilcar. I wrote about him in this column last year, but unfortunately missed last year'...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Philip Johnson built his architecturally-stunning Glass House in 1949 in New Canaan for himself to live in. Johnson died in 2005 at the ripe age of 98, and now visitors can see the grounds he spent so many years enjoying. The Westport Arts Center will...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:10 PM
There are beer snobs or ("craft-heads" as they're sometimes called) who sneer at anyone daring to create their own special beer using someone else's brewery.
"I've had bars tell us, 'If you don't have your own brewery, we won't pour you,'" says...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:51 PM
Una casa en Webb Hill Road 'desapareció totalmente' después de una explosión, y el propietario, quien estaba afuera en esos momentos, fue llevado a un hospital, dijo un funcionario.
La casa fue arrasada y un tanque subterráneo de 500 litros de propano...
| Aug 29, 2013
Brothers Dino and Salvatore Cialfi have run restaurants on both sides of the Atlantic. As children, they learned to appreciate regional Italian cooking, particularly Roman dishes, in their mother's kitchen. As young adults, they cooked alongside their...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:10 PM
The half-brother of former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown was arrested in Old Lyme for impersonating a law enforcement officer in a bizarre, elaborate and seemingly pointless ruse. Outfitted in a nylon belt holding a real, loaded pistol, Bruce Browne (who spells...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Lake Terramuggus Triathlon Series
The Lake Terrramuggus Triathlon series four and five will be held on August 15. There will also be an Olympic Marathon Triathlon on August 10. Check in for the August 15 events will be at 6:15 p.m....
| Jul 8, 2013
Even though Elm restaurant in downtown New Canaan is elegantly brimming with creative gourmet dishes, the chef doesn't want the atmosphere to be too grown-up.
"It can be amazing food, it can be inventive, … but it can also be part of a family...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 9:45 AM
314 Wilson Ave., Norwalk, (203) 838-0719, sonomarketplace.com. Open Thursday through Sunday.
When Joe Grasso found himself with an empty warehouse and no tenant, he started dreaming about European markets and a sense of community....
| May 20, 2013
As we begin to find our footing as moms, we develop some unexpected skills. Maybe we bake the most delicious brownies, throw incredibly elaborate birthday parties or sew beautiful dresses. But how do we make a "venture" out of our new creative talents?...