| May 23, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Before a recent job interview, Alicia Madison climbed into her 2001 Ford Explorer and realized her gas tank was empty, just like her bank account. …...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 9:23 AM
Betrayal: Nobel Prize-winner Harold Pinter's drama explores an ill-fated love triangle between a woman, her husband and his best friend.: through Nov. 13; 8 p.m. Fri. - Sat.; 5 p.m. Sun.; 8 p.m. Thu. - Fri.; $25; $20 for students;...
| Aug 15, 2011
FRED'S, 15 E. OAK ST.,
AT BARNEYS NEW YORK
Who eats: Mix of creative business types, Gold Coast shoppers and tourists.
Why eat: This is not your traditional department store cafe. The signature restaurant on the sixth floor of Barneys New York boasts a...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Bauer Park, Copse Rd., Madison, 203-318-8651. Once a working farm, now a 65-acre nature preserve. Hiking trails, community gardens, star-gazing platform.
Beaver Ponds Park, Between Sherman Pkwy. and Crescent St., 203-946-8027. 63 acres of natural areas...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 6:38 PM
Dae'Quan Scott scored late in the fourth quarter, propelling James Madison to a hard-fought 14-9 victory over Central Connecticut State.
With 3:10 remaining and the Dukes clinging to a 7-3 advantage, Scott added an insurance score when he converted...
| May 26, 2011
| 7:19 AM
Even though he spends his days as a service adviser for an auto dealer, Chicagoan Jerry Marichal's favorite summer pastime is checking out the area's many cruise nights. Unlike indoor car shows, where dealers peddle their wares, cruise nights are casual...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 7:10 PM
COSTA MESA — Orange Coast College students talked their way into 27 gold, silver and bronze medals last week at a national speech competition.
OCC's Speech, Debate and Theater Team competed in the Phi Rho Pi National Tournament against about 600...
| Sep 15, 2011
Madison, Wis., has been declared the most educated American city in rankings compiled by Men's Health magazine.
The Wisconsin capital, which the magazine described as the city "where the average household has more degrees than a thermometer," edged...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 8:29 AM
Did you know if you commit “marriage fraud” in the U.S. (pretending to marry a U.S. citizen in order to stay in this country) you could go to prison for five years and be fined $250,000?
A bunch of Moroccan immigrants and their American...
| Apr 24, 2011
Up to now, the Connecticut General Assembly has never approved any of the bills offered in recent years that would enable cities and towns to install cameras at red lights and collect fines by mailing tickets to violators.
But this year's bill —...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:42 PM
1st) The Wine Thief
"For the uninitiated, getting comfortable with wine can be a difficult and oddly embarrassing process. “A lot of people are intimidated by wine culture,” says Lori Jackson, a staff member at The Wine Thief. “We try...