| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:53 AM
It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and two Connecticut galleries are celebrating with exhibits, both called “In the Pink.”
The Gallery at Firehouse Square, 239 Bank St. in New London, presents “In the Pink” from Friday, Oct....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 12:30 PM
On Wed., Oct. 9, John Lennon would have turned 73 years old. Lennon's legacy and that of the Beatles still endures today, and for that very reason we celebrate Lennon's music this time of year. You could head up to Mohegan Sun's Wolf Den on Oct. 10 for...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 5:04 AM
“All Lit Up,” an exhibit of artwork by Gigi Horr Liverant and Mundy Hepburn, will be at The Cooley Gallery, 25 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, from Thursday, Oct. 10, when it opens with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m., until Saturday, Nov. 16.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Graveyard Shift Ghost Tours: Thu.-Sat. through Oct. 26, 6, 7, 8 & 9 p.m. The Mark Twain House & Museum, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. (860) 247-0998. marktwainhouse.org. Hear creepy tales and learn about Mark Twain's own interest in the supernatural....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:12 AM
Southern Exposure presents an exhibit of work of Native American Indian jewelry from Golden Fleece Trading, on Saturday, Oct. 12, and Sunday, Oct. 13.
Golden Fleece Trading works with six Native American artists, Martha Willeto, Louis Padilla, Jimmy...
| Oct 17, 2013
It's not as if Stephen Schwartz was just hanging out at his Ridgefield home this fall.
The composer's "to do" list was staggering: Working on lyrics to a new Bollywood animated movie musical, jetting around the world from Toledo to New Zealand to...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Builder Alan Williams believes that creating the right balance between needs and wants is perhaps the most significant challenge facing empty nesters when designing their retirement home. At the North Woods of Colchester active adult community, “...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:54 PM
This week brings the first and second anniversaries of two major storms that battered Connecticut. Is the state better prepared for such tempests today?
The Halloween nor'easter of October 2011 was one for the record books. Starting...
| Oct 20, 2013
For a tiny state, Connecticut is big on culture. We're home to hundreds of museums featuring fabulous art and artifacts. But in many cases, admissions aren't cheap — which can make them inaccessible to individuals and families on tight budgets....
| Nov 6, 2013
Maybe it was all those boyhood dreams of someday starring at shortstop with the New York Yankees, an undying passion that singer/songwriter Steve March-Tormé relived years later at a Yankee Fantasy Baseball Camp where he emerged triumphant as the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:56 PM
One sure sign that a new Connecticut development may be on track for success is when homes start selling before they're built. Another is when that development gets top honors for excellence and innovation from a major industry peer group. That should put...