| Sep 3, 2013
| 8:05 AM
The Connecticut Department of Corrections claims the right to ban violent, sexually explicit or otherwise objectionable books and magazines from prison libraries if they do not have any "redeeming literary, educational or scientific value." Last month,...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Erin Thomas, a Nashville-based singer-songwriter, is touring in support of her debut album You Don't Know Me. Once an accomplished French horn player, Thomas was forced to give up the instrument after an injury, and this record is the musical result. She'...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 11:35 AM
CT Film Festival presents: Clutter
June 30, 7 p.m., $30, The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center, 300 Main St., Old Saybrook, (860) 510-0473, katharinehepburntheater.org.
In A&E's reality show Hoarders, compulsive hoarding is both a...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:34 AM
113th Italian Festa Celebration: June 27-30. St. Andrew Club Grounds, 515 Chapel St., New Haven, ssaanewhaven.com. A parade, Italian music, Italian food and a celebration of Italian-American heritage. Free.
21st Annual Arts and Craft Fair: Aug. 17, 10...
| Jun 9, 2013
Looking for true locavore experience? Take a bite out of a farmers market.
Along with produce — from apples to zucchini — you're likely to find locally sourced meats and seafood, cheeses, baked goods and eggs. Herbs and spices. Pestos,...
| May 30, 2013
Nearly everyone in New Haven has a Richter's story, including native son and restaurateur Jason Sobocinski. The historic tavern on Chapel Street welcomed beer-drinking crowds for nearly 30 years before closing in 2011.
Sobocinski's memories are fond...
| May 28, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Let's Revue! Bantam Tour 2013
w/Freedy Johnston, Syd Straw, Chris Collingwood and the Shinolas, May 31, 8 p.m., The Kate, Old Saybrook, katharinehepburntheater.org; June 2, 5 p.m., SS&C SummerWind Performing Arts Center, Windsor, sscsummerwind.org.
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Mystic Ballet dances Sergei Vanaev's adaptation of Swan Lake at the Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center this weekend, before jetting out to tour Japan, and following their debut in New York City.
Feb. 9, 7 p.m., $35-$40, Katharine...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:37 PM
The federal fraud trial of two women charged with operating a "gifting table" pyramid scheme began Thursday with the defense attempting to show the government was overzealous in the prosecution of individuals who could not have been expected to know...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 7:37 PM
A lawyer nominated for a judgeship by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy became a central figure Friday in the federal fraud trial of two women charged with operating a "gifting table club" pyramid scheme.
Internal Revenue Service agent Eric Wethje testified that...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Brendan Bilcheck, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Tim Boyle, Xavier-Middletown, Sr.
Quinn Fleeting, Windsor, Sr.
Logan Marchi, St. Paul-Bristol, Jr.
DeAngelo Berry, Xavier, Sr.
Rakeem Jordan, Prince Tech-Hartford, Sr.