| 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...
| 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...
| May 30, 2013
Scott Vallely brewed beer at home for 30 years while running a successful career in the paper and pulp industry. But the digital age took its toll, and three years ago, Vallely sold his company, paper.com. He always brewed beer in the kitchen of his New...
| 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?...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:25 AM
In Not What Happened, a period historical re-enactor has an impossible meeting with the figure from history she is re-enacting. The audience members are tourists visiting a run-down historic site, and they're led on a tour by the re-enactor. Images of the...