| Dec 25, 2011
| 9:07 PM
The decision to retire this past fall from the Middlesex Judicial District's top prosecutor post after more than 30 years was tough enough for Timothy J. Liston.
Liston, 60, was leaving behind a career he loved and a tight-knit office where co-workers...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 7:00 AM
CHICAGO (AP) — As Americans watch yet another political drama play out on Capitol Hill — this time over whether to extend the payroll tax cut and jobless benefits — they have a question for Congress: Can't you all just get along? For...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: T. Sydney Mortenson, 94, of Aberdeen died on Dec. 19, 2011, at Porter Hospital in Denver, Colo.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Aberdeen. Pastor Jeff Whillock will officiate....
| Jan 5, 2012
Burgers, you've come a long way, baby.
Sure, there's been a veritable explosion of burger joints in the Hartford area the past few years. But few have taken it to the level of indulgent detail at Burger Baby, the city's first modern burger bar. The...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 12:35 PM
January's meeting of the Hamden Art League will see a presentation by local painter Kathy Anderson. Anderson is a member of Putney Painters, and gathers inspiration from her garden. On Tue., Jan. 10, after a brief business meeting at 7:15 p.m., Anderson...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Eleanor Friedberger, who typically spends her time making music with her brother Matthew in the duo the Fiery Furnaces, heads to The Outer Space on Jan. 7. Friedberger's solo record Last Summer was released, well, last summer, and recorded the summer...
| Jan 8, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Jennings McCauley Lynch (“Jiggs”), 91, of Somerset, passed on Jan. 8, 2012, at Somerset Hospital. Born July 19, 1920, in McConnellsburg, Fulton County, son of Jennings McCauley Lynch and Meta Fryman Lynch. Preceded in death by his parents; his...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Attention beer lovers, beerologists, beeroisseurs and libationists! Get thee to the Outer Space and accept the challenge that is the 30 in 30 Beer Club. Try 30 beers within any 30-day period and you'll be graciously rewarded with your name featured on a...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Opening this week at Madison Art Cinemas is an exhibit of photographic and digital works by photography students at Hamden's Paier College of Art. Photos by students David Lee Bellucci, Kayleigh Burghoff, Julia Genzano, Jacquelyn Grippo, Katherine...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Gain some perspective or enlightenment this week from author Matthew Sanford. After surviving a car accident that left him paralyzed from the chest down, Sanford travels around the country touting the benefits of the mind-body connection. He's written a...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Fearless eaters are in vogue. A slew of reality television shows and food blogs, ranging from the Travel Channel's"No Reservations" toYouTube's Epic Meal Time, encourage diners to eat first, ask later (if at all) — whether the food at hand is...