| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:53 AM
“Selections From CT ArtList” will be at Silver Circle Gallery, 75 Main St., Suite 3, in Putnam from Friday, Oct. 4, when it opens with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m., to Sunday, Oct. 27.
The show features works by painter Amy Almeida of New...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:04 AM
Western Connecticut State University art Prof. Plonia Nixon of New Fairfield, who has taught there for 32 years, will get her own exhibit at the campus’ Higgins Gallery, 181 White St. in Danbury, from Thursday, Oct. 10, when it will open with a...
| 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 27, 2013
| 12:15 PM
If you believe people who serve you food should be able to get a living wage, you might want to honor the picket lines of the Connecticut fast-food workers expected to join a national strike on Thursday.
Organizers and local activists say they expect...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Gun control is on everyone's mind these days, including President Barack Obama and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. It's on the mind of Carol Kreeger Davidson, too. "When the governor was going around the state trying to solidify gun control, I became interested,"...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts, the summer growing season is fighting its way into existence. Its first gift to us is the almighty strawberry, the first berry of the summer and a versatile ingredient in the kitchen. While some like to toss a few...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 7:26 PM
HARTFORD — The long drive to abolish the death penalty in Connecticut marked another milestone Wednesday when it cleared a key legislative committee.
The 24-19 vote in the judiciary committee broke largely along party lines and came on the same day...
| May 6, 2012
Little Red Riding Hood has grown up.
Danielle Ferland, who played the sassy and spirited crimson-caped girl 25 years ago in the original Broadway production of "Into the Woods," is playing the role of The Baker's Wife in a revival of the musical at the...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 1:13 PM
Despite playing without two of its best players, Kathleen Kalbian and Alyssa Hague, Cheshire nearly took down the defending champions. But once again Greenwich survived, 9-8, after saving a shot from Cheshire with 10 seconds to play to earn its third...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Catherine Vanaria and Mark Savoia are a married couple who are co-owners of Still River Editions and Connecticut Photographics, a New Fairfield studio and gallery specializing in fine art digital printing and black and white film processing. They're...