| Dec 20, 2013
| 11:35 AM
While many roadways were at least passable by Sunday night, the outlook for the week was less clear as most towns decided to keep their schools and municipal offices closed Monday, the governor urged employees to work from home and the state braced for...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
The 2013 All-Courant high school football defense team package:
Ian Dieli, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Derek Hawkins, Bloomfield, Sr.
Matt Houpert, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Jayson Martin, Farmington, Sr.
Zach Maxwell, Southington, Sr.
| 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 22, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Avon Police Officer Todd Akerley interacted with his D.A.R.E students online and through text messages, and while his communications were not criminal or predatory, the middle-schoolers did find them "weird" and "creepy," according to an internal...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:24 AM
Heather Gaudio Fine Art, 21 South Ave. in New Canaan, presents “Urban Luminosity,” an exhibit of photographs by Michael Eastman, from Thursday, Nov. 14, when it opens with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m., until Saturday, Jan. 25.
In the series,...
| Oct 28, 2013
They found each other in a sea of pink — two Connecticut men, made brothers by their shared experience. Now they're fighting back against the disease that brought them together and some of the ignorance about it.
Bill Becker was diagnosed with...
| 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...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:11 PM
One day recently I downloaded the latest iteration of the Apple iPhone operating software, known as iOS7. Soon, its pastel-colored square icons were floating behind my phone's rectangular frame of clear glass.
A few hours later, coincidentally, I...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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'...