| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:40 PM
With her prison memoir "Orange is the New Black," and the Netflix series that followed, Piper Kerman may have spun gold from the youthful crime that nearly ruined her life more than a decade ago, but the heroin trafficking case that upended her Ivy League...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Operation Christmas Child: Nov. 18-25. Collecting gift-filled shoeboxes to send to children overseas. Trinity Lutheran Church, 292 Orange St., New Haven: Nov. 18-19, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 20, 12-3 p.m.; Nov. 21, 5-7 p.m.; Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nov. 23,...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Trails aren't just for hiking. Increasingly, state and local tourism officials are creating trail itineraries to showcase the unique culinary traditions of a state or region.
South Carolina is best known for its beaches and golf destinations, such as...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Join Artspace in opening two new exhibits this weekend. Flat/Not Flat and Futurecast both run Nov. 8-Jan. 25. In Flat/Not Flat, Jeff Bergman has curated an exhibit of works by Jennifer Davies, Karen Dow (whose Scaffold 7 is pictured here), Alisa Dworsky...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Avon Police Officer Todd Akerley interacted with his D.A.R.E students online and through text messages, and while his communications were not criminal or predatory, the middle-schoolers did find them "weird" and "creepy," according to an internal...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 1:42 PM
This is the year of quinoa, by decree of the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations. The ancient grain is prominent in the cookery of many Central and South American countries.
Every time a new ethnic-cooking ingredient comes on the...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 7:30 AM
If you've been looking to get some perspective on the state of Connecticut's local brews, but feel overwhelmed or just totally lost, head to Prime 16's Orange location on Wed., Oct 23 for a Connecticut tap takeover.
Prime 16 will devote 20 of its 30...
| Oct 17, 2013
If you long for the days of big band and classic swing music, you're in luck. The 2nd Company Governor's Foot Guard Band will perform at Trinity Lutheran Church, playing a variety of classic songs. The 17-piece band is the musical complement to one of the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Sausage gets a bad rap. Everyone has heard the saying about politics and sausages, like there's something not pretty going on and you'd best look away until The Finished Product is neatly packaged. Well, for one thing, that old saw would have never caught...
| Sep 26, 2013
A real estate brokerage with the name of billionaire investor Warren Buffett's investment firm tied to it unveiled its first property in Orange County on Wednesday — a nearly $20 million home in Newport Coast.
Prudential California Realty will...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:41 PM
This article is part of our 2013 New Haven Annual Manual
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