| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Singers-songwriters Paul Simon and Edie Brickell had to explain themselves to a Connecticut judge Monday afternoon after they were arrested Saturday on suspicion of disorderly conduct.
Simon, 72, said that he'd gotten into a rare argument with his...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Along Connecticut's staid Gold Coast, there's a mini-boom in home sales that hasn't been seen in years.
But you need pretty deep pockets.
Sales of estates in Fairfield County priced $10 million or more are soaring this spring, capped earlier this...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Husband-wife singer-songwriters Paul Simon and Edie Brickell were arrested on Saturday at their home in Connecticut on disorderly conduct charges, according to police in New Canaan, Conn., who have scheduled a news conference Monday morning to discuss the...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:28 AM
When we walked into Boulevard 18, we felt embraced. This cozy bistro and wine bar in a charming, historic white-clapboard building in New Canaan is the sister to Strada 18 in SoNo. But where Strada in SoNo is a "a pizza and pasta" place, Boulevard 18 is...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 6:56 AM
When an obscure restaurant snags one of the highest ratings in Zagat, it's got a dedicated following. Over the last seven years, Basso, the BYOB Mediterranean fusion restaurant in the Broad River section of Norwalk, has built up an excellent reputation...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:15 AM
In August 1635, Connecticut consisted of a tiny settlement in Wethersfield and a crude fort in Old Saybrook. This was probably a good thing. It limited the devastation when the Great Colonial Hurricane arrived.
The ocean surge from this welcome-to-the-...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Los funcionarios estatales esperan otorgar las licencias a los primeros cultivadores de marihuana medicinal en Connecticut esta semana, pero es un paso que tendrá poco impacto para más de una docena de ciudades - ya han puesto una moratoria al...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 2:32 PM
With the recent news of the Federal Railroad Administration issuing an emergency order regulating the speed of Metro-North trains, the last years of my mother's driving career came to mind.
As she grew older, my mother's driving skills became erratic....
| Feb 12, 2014
Hollywood has spent some time in Connecticut over the years. Some big box-office hits have been filmed here. Some flops have, too. But what has Connecticut looked like to movie goers?
Some movies shot and set here take a jaundiced look at Connecticut....
| Mar 6, 2014
Mediterraneo, in the Hotel Zero Degrees in Norwalk, feels like being on a deck on a big, stylish ship. Dominated by a gleaming nautical wood floor and a wall of retractable windows overlooking woods and a waterfall on the Norwalk River, it is minutes from...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Drew Klotz builds vibrant kinetic sculptures. His wife Audrey Klotz creates oversized abstract paintings. As a pair, the two have learned to make connections with their art, complementing each others' use of form and movement. In a joint exhibit at the...