| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:45 AM
Here's an ugly thought to bring up while people along Connecticut's coast are still struggling to rebuild their shattered homes and lives:
Maybe Sandy wasn't bad enough.
Maybe what we really need to knock some sense into us about how we handle our...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 11:40 AM
As the summer weather begins to cool off, here are some events we've deemed "cool":
Connecticut Fashion Week: Sept. 8-15, New Haven, Bridgeport and other towns, ctfashionweek.org.
End of Summer Luau and Pig Roast: Sept. 7, The Scorpion Bar, Foxwoods...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:37 AM
This Saturday marks the annual Connecticut Open House Day, where lots and lots of local museums, cultural attractions, open spaces and more open their doors for us Nutmeggers to enjoy. Here are some of the many things going on on June 9. For a full list...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:20 AM
How about this for a kick-ass example of unintended consequences:
Amtrak wants to offer its rail passengers uninterrupted Wi-Fi service in Connecticut. But it's got some serious gaps along its route. So companies likeT-Mobile and AT&T propose scads of...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 9:10 PM
Question: How can you not realize that religious belief up to the time of Copernicus was based on a no-longer valid, fixed Earth-centric view of the universe, in that the Earth is now known to rotate daily and to revolve around the sun, i.e., the sun does...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:20 AM
These brief art events only exist for the weekend:
Stitch in Time: Community Quilt Show: Sat., Sept. 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Naugatuck Historical Society, 195 Water St., Naugatuck, (203) 729-9039.
The Art of Experience: Juried show for artists age 70+: Sat.,...
| Sep 23, 2012
Could Connecticut become the Silicon Valley of genomics and personalized medicine?
Scientists worldwide have long been well aware of the work done by Connecticut researchers on the human genome – the dizzyingly complex blueprint of life.
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:28 AM
As a mother of a young child, I feel it's important to stay up on the latest fashions. As such, I just blew the better part of this past year on the DivorceCoaster. Awesome ride. We decided to throw some sawdust on the vomit and stick it out. Whatever...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 8:12 AM
The 4th Annual Connecticut High School Music Theater Awards will be June 4 at the Palace Theater in Waterbury. Tickets for the event go on sale mid-May at the Palace box office and website.
The best actor and actress in a Connecticut show will move...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 2:05 PM
Unite Women CT is calling for a rally in Hartford Saturday to protest what a lot of women see as a dangerous increase in anti-women legislation and political rhetoric in the United States.
Hey, even Playboy legend Hugh Hefner is steamed about all the...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 8:44 AM
1) Tommy's Tanning
The Tommy of Tommy's Tanning is Tommy Kelleher, the same Tommy who rode the video-rental boom of the '90s as Tommy K's Video. Tommy's Tanning is actually owned and managed by Tommy's brother Ed. Tom Kelleher is busy looking for new...