| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
As the players at the Mad Hatter's took a tea break, Alice engaged the Cheshire Cat in conversation about play techniques -- though that was difficult since the Cat tended to fade away in mid-sentence, leaving only a grin to be seen.
"Strange things seem...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Betsy Fox lived in New Haven's Wooster Square neighborhood for two years, in the '80s. She considered it "a very liveable neighborhood" where there was always something interesting going on.
However, it wasn't until she was asked to co-curate a...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:31 AM
Hamden Art League's Silverbells exhibit opens Wednesday, Dec. 18, with a reception from 7 to 9 p.m., and run until Tuesday, Jan. 7, at Miller Memorial Library Senior Center, 2901 Dixwell Ave. in Hamden. This is a postponement from the original date, Dec....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake on Friday called on State's Attorney Gregg Bernstein to release as "expeditiously as possible" the autopsy report of a man who died in police custody months ago.
"I write urging you to work expeditiously to provide the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Richard King and his wife Betsy will be moving into their new home currently under construction at Samuel’s Crossing, a By Carrier community in Plainville, in February.
“This will be our last stop,” says King, who has owned five...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Grab the shotgun, we're going Christmas shopping! -- Al Bradley
Do you hear what I hear? -- Shelly Oster, Orem, Utah
Annie, get your gun. -- Peter Koiva, Columbia
Put your clothes on, honey, the drones are back. -- Joseph Dieso,...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:10 PM
A woman charged last month with killing her 1-year-old grandson and injuring another grandchild by rubbing methadone on their gums was mistakenly released from the Baltimore jail last week.
Mark Cheshire, a spokesman for the Baltimore State's Attorney's...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:41 PM
This article is part of our 2013 New Haven Annual Manual
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| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:10 PM
There are beer snobs or ("craft-heads" as they're sometimes called) who sneer at anyone daring to create their own special beer using someone else's brewery.
"I've had bars tell us, 'If you don't have your own brewery, we won't pour you,'" says...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:43 PM
You can buy a T-shirt in London that says "Mind The Gap," the popular message of caution to London Underground riders. In Connecticut we need to produce a T-shirt that says "Close the Gap," a message of hope to Farmington Canal Heritage Greenway bicycle...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:25 PM
Hoping to tamp down crime in a particularly troubled section of West Baltimore, city police and prosecutors have announced the indictment on drug conspiracy charges of nine people who they say have been terrorizing the neighborhood.
Though the charges do...