| Jul 31, 2013
| 2:08 PM
If the money can be had, this is a great environmental victory: The Trust for Public Land announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement to buy and protect a stunning 1,000-acre tract along the shore called The Preserve — the last...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:20 AM
You already know who Pure Prairie League is. No really, you do. They sing that song "Amie," that goes, "Amie, whatchoo wanna do? I think I could stay with you for a while, maybe longer if I do."
It was a big hit in 1975, at the height of a bluegrass...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:44 PM
The town of Chester was recently featured in the July edition of Hartford Magazine where writer Amy Starensier Lee offered this snapshot of the downtown area: “Chester more resembles a small European village than a typical New England town. Though...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Yoga is a physical, mental, and spiritually uplifting practice, and what better place to practice it than the beach? Carolyn Murphy, of Riverdog Yoga in Old Saybrook, will be leading a free yoga class at Hammonasset Beach. The class is open to the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:55 AM
All-Courant Boys Golf
Chris Bennett, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Andrew Boucher, Lewis Mills-Burlington, Sr.
Brian Carlson, Hand, Jr.
Will Delmastro, Wethersfield, Jr.
Jason Despard, Fermi-Enfield, Sr.
Austin Forauer, Berlin, Jr.
Evan Grenus, Glastonbury,...
| 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 20, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Homebuyers seeking a peaceful country setting with easy access to shopping and services have been looking at Ellington more closely in recent years. Top-quality residential homes from Pioneer Builders have helped attract buyers to the area.
| 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 24, 2013
| 3:14 PM
It's disheartening, on a summer Sunday evening in Southeastern Connecticut, to see I-95 jammed with cars, a fuming swath of barely perceptible movement, while the railroad tracks along the shore are all but empty.
For those stuck in their cars, it is...
| 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...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 7:05 PM
A bitter lawsuit that charges favoritism and illegal lobbying provides a glimpse into the behind-the-scenes communications and inner workings of government at the state Capitol.
The pitched battle between two high-profile Hartford Democrats has been...