| 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...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 6:40 PM
The historic votes on gun control during the last few weeks — in the General Assembly and in the U.S. Senate — have exposed deep fissures among Connecticut Republicans strugging to define their moderate brand of politics.
| 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...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The threat facing the large majority of Connecticut municipalities is silent and barely visible, but creeping slowly toward them.
Demographic and economic pressures — aging residents with little savings, young professionals with sizable...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:08 AM
NEW YORK – In between New York Fashion Week shows, we had a chance to pop over to Brooks Brothers’ Madison Avenue flagship to check out the brand’s spring and summer 2014 offerings.
We’re glad we did, since the collection was...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...