| Dec 29, 2011
| 2:35 PM
State Open: Team, Ridgefield; individual, Reid Watson, Glastonbury
Class LL: Ridgefield; Watson
Class L: Wilson; Brittany Mendelson, Pomperaug-Southbury
Class MM: Guilford; Rachael Roscow, Avon
Class M: Tolland; Annmarie Tuxbury, Northwestern-Winsted...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 1:35 PM
There's no reason to ever be bored. Ever. Life is short. Get out there. Do stuff. Get involved. At least go check out some live music. Here's what we've got for ya this week:
Thursday, January 12: XVSK at the Acoustic Café, Bridgeport. A cello and drum...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Pancetta wrapped fillet mignon served over truffle potatoes sounds like a fancy entrée, the type of which you might not be inclined to make for yourself at home. But chef Bernard Bouissou is going to change all that. On Tuesday night he's welcoming...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Nick Polizzi and Dan Bailey are really into alternative medicine. So much so, that they traveled to the Amazon jungle for a month to find out how the shamans there use the resources in the environment around them to heal and treat and/or cure chronic...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Aimee Mann writes songs that tell dry, witty tales of emotional self-destruction. Her catchy melodies and evocative lyrics often draw comparisons to the Beatles in style. Her early years with the band 'Til Tuesday earned her a Best New Artist award at the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 8:00 AM
It's that time of year again, when Irish-themed everything takes over the area clubs. This Sunday, The Saw Doctors will perform at the Ridgefield Playhouse, a band that topped the Irish charts for nine consecutive weeks in 1990 and holds the record for...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Laughter is contagious, infectious, guaranteed to elevate the soul. Couple that with a great venue, some outstanding drinks and food and pleasant company and you've got an evening on your hands. Here are just five of the many outstanding comedy shows you'...
| Mar 15, 2012
One million dollars--that's the grand prize up for grabs at this year's 45th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest on March 25-27, 2012, in Orlando, Florida. Several contestants participating to win all of that "dough" are from our area.
Three of them will showcase...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 11:50 AM
There's a whole generation of listeners who know comedian and author Paula Poundstone through her regular appearances on NPR's radio show "Wait, Wait… Don't Tell Me." But catch Poundstone at her untethered, improvisational best when she brings...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 10:00 AM
1) Asleep At The Wheel, Thurs., 8 p.m., $40-$50. Infinity Music Hall & Bistro, Norfolk.
2) Yarn, Thurs., 9 p.m. Hungry Tiger, Manchester.
3) Songwriters In the Round, Fri., 8 p.m., $10. Buttonwood Tree, Middletown.
4) Peter Case & Paul Collins w/...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:30 AM
A brutal attack in the dead of night—the recurring nightmare of Henry (Rick Gomez), a successful novelist with a loving wife (Vinessa Shaw). After a farewell party thrown by his publisher (Bryan Cranston), Henry goes into isolation at his remote...