| Apr 8, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Matt Haimovitz has done his part over the past few years to make solo cello music more accessible to the masses. He's able to manipulate his instrument to get a wide range of sounds out of it, above and beyond what is expected from a typical cellist. He'...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 12:40 PM
1) Lox, Stock and Bagels
332 N. Main St.
10 Hartford Ave.
1393 Blue Hills Ave.
Lox Stock has always been my favorite bagel place. I love their...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 9:14 AM
West Hartford's Hall High School had the best performance of any in Connecticut among teens who made videos to promote safe driving — producing three of the top 10 YouTube clips, judged by insurance executives and state Department of Motor...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
If you squinted, it looked like the electric future was already here. The eastbound railroad station looked vintage (and is), but that's a 27-kilowatt solar array, designed by Westport solar architect John Rountree and installed by Stratford-based Encon,...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:35 PM
73 Elm St., New Canaan, (203) 920-4994, elmrestaurant.com
Chef Brian Lewis is doing his thing, his way — creating dishes that "slide, slip, crunch, awaken or calm you." His menus are like music. He composes moments, three to...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Saugatuck Craft Butchery Class
575 Riverside Ave., Westport, (203) 226-6328, craftbutchery.com
Always know where your knife is. Never leave it on the butcher block and cover it with meat. And when you've got a knife in your hand, be aware of where...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Five civilian employees of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London and a service member were apparently turning the academy into their own swingers club. A Coast Guard investigation found that the six were engaging in sexual activity on the job and...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Generally when someone is taking a snapshot, they're trying to capture a moment in time that has some kind of significance. But sometimes we end up visually freezing ordinary, unimportant moments. Artist Anca Pedvisocar has chosen some insignificant-...
| Feb 8, 2013
As president of Bully Breed Rescue, Inc. of New Canaan, Heidi Lueders is dedicated to educating people about pit bulls. Yet when she first saw a photo of Lacey, the pit bull she adopted seven years ago, her lack of familiarity with anything about the...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Plenty of us will be heading out to a bar or restaurant this Valentine's Day with our sweethearts, as is customary on the commercialized day of love we celebrate every year. If you're still looking for something to do, here are some options.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Celebration of Love - Part V: Fine Line Art Gallery, 319 Main St. S., Woodbury. (203) 266-0110. Large selection of unique artwork created to beautify the life of a loved one, including jewelry, pottery, hand-dyed silk scarves, original greeting cards...