| Mar 6, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Anne Spurzem is apparently miffed that her alma mater, Smith College, is admitting more gays and poor girls “of color,” making it less appealing to college applicants in Westchester and Fairfield counties. In a letter to the student...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Alice Beer Engeman, a retired director of music studies for the Baltimore City Department of Education and a Peabody Institute faculty member, died of respiratory failure Saturday at Good Samaritan Hospital. She was 99 and lived in Towson.
| Mar 15, 2012
No matter what your heritage may be, everyone is a little bit Irish on St. Patrick's Day. Local restaurants are getting ready for the holiday with plenty of hearty fare, Irish beers and a healthy dose of craic. Slainte!
>>Angelico's Lake House, 81 N....
| 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...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:30 AM
Head on down to the Space this Wednesday to see four lads from across the pond. No, not those lads, but Oxford, U.K. fourpiece A Silent Film are every bit as catchy and melodic as their name does not suggest. Having made the move to the U.S., the band's...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 9:05 AM
Ethereal, dreamy, spacey Brooklyn indie/electropop duo Cultfever bring the fun up to Connecticut this week when they play The Outer Space on Mon., April 9. Fresh off the release of their self-titled debut, which made our list of kick-ass albums at the end...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:20 PM
It's hard to believe that in affluent Fairfield County, Southport Brewing Company, the home of the Hoppy Hour, is the sole brewery and brewpub. Known as SBC, Southport Brewing Company, which has five locations around the state, is enjoying craft brewing's...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Local talent flows free at this year's Goldenbells art exhibit by the Hamden Art League. Now in its 57th year, the show will feature original works by both Hamden Art League members and nonmembers, including works in oil, pastel, mixed media, watercolor...