| Feb 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Jennifer Westfeldt was born in Guilford, Conn., on this date in 1970. This birthday gal first drew raves as the writer and star of the 2001 indie hit "Kissing Jessica Stein." In 2011, she made her directorial debut with "Friends with...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:22 AM
When the American Kennel Club first began allowing mixed breeds into agility events, Lisa Tibbals welcomed the chance to compete with Sadie, a scruffy female terrier mix rescued from dire straits in Kentucky. But she was miffed by the reaction from some...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Dr. Harry P. Porter, a retired Baltimore otolaryngologist who was known as a clinician who had a warm bedside manner, died Thursday of heart failure at his Timonium home. He was 96.
The son of Harry P. Porter Sr., a teacher, and Ethel Bagley Porter, a...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Before there was a Moe’s in the New Haven area, before there was a Chipotle, there was The Whole Enchilada, which first awakened local appetites to the pleasure of having one’s choice of fresh ingredients crammed, along with rice and beans,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Bethany Menorah Lighting: Dec. 1, 4 p.m. Bethany Town Green, chabadow.org.
West Haven Menorah Lighting: Dec. 2, 4 p.m. West Haven Town Green, Main St., West Haven, chabadow.org.
Ezra Academy's 43rd Annual Hanukkah Production: Dec. 3, 7 p.m. Ezra...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 2:09 PM
Q: We work in the health services office of a large university that has a very diverse student population. For fear of offending others, some administrators want to institute a policy that would forbid us from putting up Christmas decorations, including...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 4:24 PM
A state legislative task force is looking at the origin of cats and dogs sold in Connecticut's pet shops, shedding light on the issue of puppy mills.
Many Connecticut residents see the issue as an ethical question of stopping puppy mills, a number of...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Lighthouse Tours: Saturdays, 11 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. $25-$35. Custom House Maritime Museum Pier, 150 Bank St., New London, (860) 912-6814, nlmaritimesociety.org.
Daily River Cruises on the Schooner Mary E: 1:30 & 3:30 p.m. $16-$30. Connecticut River Museum,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 10:29 AM
Wine adds a festive touch to any meal but claims a special place on the holiday table. Thanks to numerous grape-growing regions in the world, there are types of wine to suit any palate. But while choosing a wine from an other part of the world – a...
| May 3, 2013
| 8:37 AM
1) Bre Elle A Salon
928 Yale Ave.
2) Soho Hair Group, Day & Med Spa
916 Whalley Ave.
3) Echo A Salon
116 Whitfield St....
| Jul 25, 2013
| 4:58 PM
A white stone grave marker standing in Baltimore National Cemetery under an ancient oak tree is all that remains to remind passers-by of the life of Ensign Edwin Nash Broyles Jr.
Broyles, a Navy fighter pilot from Guilford in North Baltimore, was...