| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:33 AM
SOUTHINGTON—The first floor of the vacant Gura building has been transformed into a prom boutique.
Kristen's Kloset provides prom dresses for low or no cost to high school students. The program, in its eighth year was created in the memory of...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 11:52 AM
ROCKY HILL – Fair, honest, compassionate, calm, innovative.
Those are among the adjectives used by those who knew and worked with Philip R. Dunn to describe the former police chief and town manager who died Monday after battling lymphoma. He was...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:01 AM
“Shipmates for Fifty Years,” an exhibit of paintings by Dwight William Tryon (1849-1925) and Henry Cooke White (1861-1952), will be at the Connecticut Spring Antiques Show on Saturday and Sunday, March 22 and 23, and afterwards at the Cooley...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Tenor saxophonist and Canton native Noah Preminger has settled nicely into a busy New York City jazz existence. He regularly leads two quartets — the first, a piano-less group with forward-thinking guitarist Ben Monder, bassist Matt Pavolka and...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Fresh Ayer Gallery & Gifts, 19 Halls Road in Old Lyme, opens “Expressions of Harmony,” works by Sunil Howlander, on Friday, March 7, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The show runs through Tuesday, April 1.
| Mar 9, 2014
Can't wait for spring? Remember, along with warmer weather, May and June bring graduations and weddings — and graduations and weddings bring out-of-town guests.
I learned this fact some years ago, when my son got married in June and then my...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Garden Club Events
* Gini Mita, of Wallingford Garden Club, speaks at the Monday, March 10, meeting of the Duck River Garden Club at 7:30 p.m. at Lymes’ Senior Center, 26 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme. Mita will discuss “Plants from Seeds.”...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:10 AM
While the artists who founded the Old Lyme Art Colony in Florence Griswold's home were indisputably talented, they owe some of their success to the hospitality and inspiration of their landlady.
Visitors now flock to the charming yellow home-turned-...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:42 AM
The Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, presents four exhibits from Friday, Feb. 28, until Saturday, April 12.
The exhibits are “Nocturne: Images of the Night,” “Holding Still: An Exhibition of Still Life Work,” “...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:08 AM
NEW BRITAIN - A team of students from New Britain High School will participate March 1 in a competition to represent Connecticut in the federal government's National Science Bowl.
The national competition is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy'...
| Feb 23, 2014
With fabled clubs in the North End rocking with the sound of jazz, classic big bands and big-name instrumentalists and singers routinely blowing-off the roof at Foot Guard Hall on High Street, or shaking the foundations of the State Theater on Village...