| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Green Street Arts Center, 51 Green St. in Middletown, presents a show of work by Christine Webster until Wednesday, July 31.
Webster taught art in Meriden for 35 years and now teaches with the State of Connecticut. She also is president of Gallery 53 in...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 2:34 PM
With Independence Day just behind us and Labor Day not far away, this is the heart of parade season. And not only does everyone love a parade, as the old song goes, there are parades varied enough for everyone to love. In Connecticut they range from the...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 12:15 PM
8:30 p.m. July 12 at the Spaceland Ballroom, 295 Treadwell Street, Hamden. (203) 288-6400, spacelandballroom.com. With The Mountain Movers, Jounce and the Backyard Committee.
7 p.m. July 13 at the Iron Horse Music Hall, 20 Center Street,...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 7:13 PM
Brig. Gen. Cadmus Wilcox's Alabama Brigade of some 1,700 Confederates marched all day July 1, 1863, nearly 30 miles from Chambersburg to Gettysburg.
They rose before dawn and headed east, carrying nine-pound muskets and eating what they could forage...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Cheshire: July 4, 9:15 p.m. Kurtz Farms, 1604 Peck Ln., Cheshire. Rain date: July 5.
Madison: July 4, 9:30 p.m. Waterfront Area off West Wharf Beach, 93 W. Wharf Rd., Madison. Rain date: July 5.
Meriden: July 7, 9:15 p.m. Hubbard Park, W. Main St.,...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:04 PM
When the hands on the clock climb toward midnight at 50 Cent's Birthday Bash on July 5 at the Connecticut Convention Center. When the hands climb toward the actual birthday of Curtis James Jackson III, we may find it appropriate to consider three men...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:53 PM
There's money in poverty. Learning to work the system of government payments can mean lavish salaries under the guise of helping the poorest among us. Just ask Middletown-based Community Health Center Inc. CEO Mark Masselli, though he probably won't speak...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Spring is here, and with it comes the scents and subtle sounds of nature. Connecticut is a great place for flower-peeping, so get out there, breathe in the fresh air, let the sun warm your face and listen to some wondrous springtime sounds. Here are a few...
| Mar 3, 2013
Paula Berardi thought she'd found a safe haven for her developmentally disabled daughter, Tracey Hilliard.
Four other group homes hadn't worked out, and Tracey, who also had medical problems, was a handful at home. The state Department of Mental...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:06 PM
An old, broken iron gate leans against a stone pillar and a barely discernable carriage road snakes up through the woods along the spine of a traprock ridge.
Near the top of the ridge, a fieldstone and brick chimney rises into the deep blue winter sky,...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:16 AM
The Early Summer Exhibition at the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art, in the Branford House Mansion, on UConn’s Avery Point Campus in Groton, will feature works by Ron Abbe of Meriden, Corina Alvarezdelugo of Branford, Gilbert V. Boro of Old Lyme...