| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:27 AM
“Pure Pigments,” an exhibit of pastels by Christine Ivers, will be at Paris in Plantsville gallery, 15 W. Main St. in Southington, from Saturday, Nov. 9, when it will open with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m., until Saturday, Nov. 30, when it...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:01 AM
They paid for their chance to see history. Oh, they paid plenty. Somebody's not going on vacation to Aruba next year. Some kid's college fund just went up in smoke.
Watch the Red Sox capture their first world championship at Fenway Park since 1918 in...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:14 AM
The Gallery at The Orchards, inside the senior living community at 34 Hobart St. in Southington, presents “Sidewalk Chalk,” an exhibit of pastel paintings by Joanne Stankwitz Nassar of Wallingford from Friday, Nov. 1, until Saturday, Nov. 30....
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:23 AM
La banda marchante de la Escuela Superior de Manchester ganó el primer lugar en el estado en una competencia regional el sábado.
Los músicos de la escuela superior y portaestandartes obtuvieron los honores en la División 1A en el campeonato de...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:25 AM
If you're looking to buy a rock-music-inspired piece of art, there are essentially two categories out there to choose from. There's the official stuff — sanctioned by bands, with approved names and/or logos proudly displayed, often in huge, eye-...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Paula Klingerman fell in love with Africa during her first safari, so when her travel agent organized another one, she jumped at the chance — on the condition that the agent find her a tent mate prior to the trip.
"I didn't want to have another...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Doctors, patients and Medicare advocates scrambled on Wednesday to determine how they are affected by UnitedHealthcare's decision to eliminate thousands of doctors from its physician network for Medicare Advantage next year.
The head of the Fairfield...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Apparently, you can be the type of person who squats over a washing machine to drop turds on a stranger's clothing and still get into Yale. A menace students have deemed “the Poopetrator” has “repeatedly defecated” into campus...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Unlike the usual complaints about cable providers, Maurice Frye was not displeased with service, bundles, channel selection, fees, taxes or even price. Frye, who is hearing-impaired, just wanted to hear the television.
Frye, a gunner in the Korean War,...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Forget Silly Bandz and slap bracelets. Kids are creating their own trendy accessories with a hot new craft kit called the Rainbow Loom.
The sets, invented by Choon Ng, a former crash safety engineer at Nissan, come with an easy-to-use loom and rubber...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:27 AM
“Darker Places” is the name of the exhibit of drawings by Dan Rychlec of Southington, which will take place the whole month of October at The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St. in Southington.
Rychlec, a professional dancer, took up...