| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"So-called fashion rises from the black neighborhoods, is taken up by flamboyant gays and then processed by Madison Avenue!"
So went the handed-down wisdom which tried to explain the rise of "Hippie Chic" in the late '60s and '70s when so-called creative...
| Oct 11, 2013
WEEKEND TV HIGHLIGHTS
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup: Bank of America 500 || 2, 77:30 ||
|| MLB || NLCS, Gm. 2: Dodgers@St. Louis || TBS4 ||
|| ALCS, Gm. 1: Detroit@Boston || 45, 57:30 ||
|| NBA pre. || Chicago vs. Washington || NBA5 ||...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:19 PM
If folks showed up to see best selling authors the way they do best selling pop stars,R.J. Julia would need a stadium and not a small house-sized space in a suburb.
It's the fall books season, and R.J. Julia, the well-run and neat-as-a-pin independent...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Lenny & Joe's Fishtale has been a shoreline seafood institution for more than 30 years. What started as a "roadside clam stand" has blossomed into three restaurants, the newest of which opened last year in New Haven Harbor in the former home of Leon's....
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:15 AM
You probably know close to nothing about “Underemployed” -- other than the fact that the MTV show spent the summer filming in Chicago. The brand new series doesn’t have a star like “Boss,” as many recognizable faces as...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Andrew Hassl had just arrived home from work early Tuesday morning and was hanging out with his roommates on a residential street near the University of Maryland's College Park campus when they heard shots outside.
As the roommates went to turn off...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 10:25 AM
PJ Story Time: Aug. 2, 7 p.m. R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Rd., Madison, (203) 245-3959, rjjulia.com.
Readmobile: Aug. 2, 9:30 a.m. Pardee-Morris House, 325 Lighthouse Rd., New Haven, (203) 562-4183, newhavenmuseum.org.
Bug Walk for Kids...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Connecticut fast food workers in Hartford, West Haven and Manchester joined in a national strike Thursday seeking "living wages" and union representation.
Employees of McDonalds, Dunkin Donuts, Burger King and other fast food franchises in 60 cities...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
A heaven-sent appetizer is endowed with a creation story, one that bestows a halo of mystique on an otherwise terrestrial snack. The first trope is the waste-not-want-not parable, also known as highly intelligent design, in which a creative chef finds a...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Summer is coming. I mean, we think it's at least on its way. Spring has gotten hot enough to fake us out a couple times, but it's June and we're still seeing 40s on our thermometers, so no one's fooling us. But, as is typical in New England, we could...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 3:50 PM
Warhill High football star Devonte Dedmon added to his growing list of football scholarship offers on Tuesday afternoon, when James Madison University called. Dedmon said earlier in the day that Curt Newsome, in his second stint as a JMU assistant, told...