| Dec 28, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Chicago makes a claim on many writers — Nelson Algren, David Mamet, Ernest Hemingway, Carl Sandburg — even if those scribes spent only a portion of their lives within its sweet confines. But Thornton Wilder, the author of such iconic plays...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Let's make sure not to forget those less-fortunate children who still deserve a magical holiday experience this year. On Dec. 22, you have your choice of two holiday benefit shows, raising not just money, but donations of toys for some of our local...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:43 PM
The thoughts and prayers of millions have supported Newtown since last Friday's Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and the open hearts have been matched by open wallets and acts of kindness, great and small.
From cookies and coats to yoga classes...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Did the holidays break the bank? See some music for free this week:
Teddy Geiger: Dec. 27, 8 p.m., Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd., Uncasville, (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com.
Ted Morcaldi, Gamma Ray Orchestra: Dec. 28, 6 p.m., The Outer...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:15 AM
w/ Symphonic Bodega & Jesse Newman. Mon., Dec. 17, 7 p.m. The Outer Space, 295 Treadwell St., Building G, Hamden, (203) 288-6400, theouterspace.net. $5.
The New Haven garage folk rock band Elison Jackson began as a solo outlet for...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:55 AM
The Magic of Christmas: Through Jan. 6, Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme St., Old Lyme, (860) 434-5542, flogris.org.
A Miniature Show: Through Dec. 31, The Gallery at Firehouse Square, 239 Bank St., New London, (860) 443-0344.
Tree of Nations:...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Three artist-academics will receive the 2013 Governor’s Arts Awards.
The Connecticut residents to be honored are: poet, essayist, playwright Elizabeth Alexander of Hamden, chairwoman of the African-American studies department at Yale...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:19 PM
Jose Maria Islas, whose immigration case has become a rallying cry for Connecticut activists, has been arrested by federal authorities and is now headed for deportation.
He case has sparked demonstrations, outrage and letters from several members of...
| May 7, 2013
| 8:35 AM
The fruit beer: a beverage that can either be pandered to women and non-beer drinkers (sexist, but true) as a sweet alternative to the belchy, watery summer beers, or an artfully brewed real beer incorporating fruit as part of the process, creating a beer...
| May 8, 2013
| 10:49 AM
1) Connecticut Orthopaedic Specialists
2408 Whitney Ave.
They don't waste your time and heal your wounds as fast as possible.
Wonderful group of doctors.. .never have to wait long to see...
| May 8, 2013
| 10:50 AM
1) Greater New Haven OB/GYN Group
2447 Whitney Ave.
2) County Obstetrics and Gynecology Group
687 Main St.
3) Asis Medical Asociates
1435 Chapel St., Suite 2...