| Apr 27, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Recruiting a new leader for a big museum can take months — sometimes more than a year — involving search committees, consultants and rounds of interviews and negotiations.
In the case of the Autry National Center of the American West,...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:57 AM
There's a lot coming to Hartford-area museums this summer. Here's just a few of the biggest events:
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main St. in Hartford, will present “Virgil Marti / MATRIX 167” opening on Aug. 1. Marti’s...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:50 AM
Alicia Keys has won a boat-load of Grammys. This week she'll tickle the ivories at the MGM Grand at Foxwoods in support of her new record Girl on Fire.
April 6, 8 p.m., $95-$150, MGM Grand at Foxwoods, 350 Trolley Line Blvd.,...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 10:35 AM
April 5, 8 p.m., $20-$45, MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods, 350 Trolley Line Blvd., Mashantucket, (860) 312-3000, foxwoods.com.
In the spring of 1972, Yes guitarist Steve Howe was recording a guitar solo for "Siberian Khatru" for the upcoming...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Seth Meyers was a familiar face around Saturday Night Live for many years. He took over for Tina Fey as head writer in 2006 and has been the primary news source for some of us as the Weekend Update anchor for just as long. This past season was his last,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Father's Day Trolley Special: June 16, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dad rides free with paid family member. The Shoreline Trolley Museum, 17 River St., East Haven, (203) 467-6927, shorelinetrolley.org. Adults $10; seniors $8; kids $6.
Father's Day Cruise:...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Irish or not, there's plenty of opportunities for eating, day drinking and loving the color green!
Celtic Woman: Fri., Mar. 15, 7:30 p.m. The Oakdale Theatre, 95 S. Turnpike Rd., Wallingford, (203) 265-1501.
Green Bagels for St. Patrick’s...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Connecticut was finally swept into the Northeast's whirlwind of gambling expansion with the introduction of keno to its lottery portfolio to produce revenue for the next budget. It's tapping a market that has proved very profitable for Massachusetts but...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:45 PM
You might recognize Moshe Kasher's face if you watch a lot of comedy TV like "Chelsea Lately" or "John Oliver's New York Stand Up Show," but if not, surely you've come across his work. He's written for "The New Normal" on NBC, appeared on sitcoms "Traffic...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts, the summer growing season is fighting its way into existence. Its first gift to us is the almighty strawberry, the first berry of the summer and a versatile ingredient in the kitchen. While some like to toss a few...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:40 PM
May's full moon shines upon us this weekend, so why don't you get outside while the moon is up to maximize your moon viewing time? End your work week with a Full Flower Super Moon Hike at the Ansonia Nature Center (10 Deerfield Rd., Ansonia, 203-736-1053)...