| Nov 26, 2012
| 8:35 AM
View the watercolor paintings by Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts faculty member David Dewey during the school's latest exhibit David Dewey: Painting the Figure with my Students. The show opens Fri., Nov. 30 with a reception from 6-8 p.m. and is on...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Imagination of Illumination
Runs from Dec. 1 to Jan. 5, 2013, Six Summit Gallery, 6 Summit St., Ivoryton, (860) 581-8332, sixsummitgallery.com
Bilbo Baggins is coming to Ivoryton. Well, actually, the artist who created the bestselling graphic...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Thanksgiving is one of the greatest, if not the best holiday this world has to offer. What other day of the year is solely based around eating one’s self into a food coma? While gorging is always great, the prep time and all the anxiety beforehand...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:15 AM
October can feel pretty magical, with fall in full swing and the approach of Halloween. Get all enchanted at the Florence Griswold Museum with the exhibit Wee Faerie Village: In the Land of Picture Making. It's a family-friendly event where the museum's...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Player School Ht. Pos. Cl. Stat Line
Jahlil Askew Maloney-Meriden 6-1 G Sr. 18.5 ppg 5.8 rpg
Brett Buser Granby 6-0 G Sr. 16.4 ppg 3.0 spg
Jordan Butler Glastonbury 6-6 C Sr. 16.6 ppg 14.3 rpg
E.J. Crawford Simsbury 6-4 F So. 21.5 ppg 40% three-...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Help the kids get the sillies out this weekend and head up to Old Lyme for Toe Jam Puppet Band's Variety Show. Sing silly songs, do silly dances and see what some puppets can do.
Toe Jam Puppet Band's Variety Show
April 14, 2 p.m., Free with...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 7:35 AM
We are a little over a month away from welcoming the Class of 2013 into the "real world." As is typical for this time of year, college seniors start to get antsy and procrastinate-y, as the weather turns nice (or is supposed to, anyway) and the end of...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:40 AM
BRAVO!: April 10-May 5, Da Silva Gallery, 899 Whalley Ave., New Haven, (203) 387-2539, dasilva-gallery.com.
Goldenbells: April 9-25, Miller Memorial Library Senior Center, 2901 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, (203) 287-2682, hamdenartleague.com.
| Mar 18, 2013
| 8:55 AM
The cut-ups of Sea Tea Improv (pictured) invade the coast this Friday, when they take over Old Lyme's Florence Griswold Museum for a night of hilarity. It's part of the Museum's Hot Air Club program, where attendees socialize, drink signature cocktails...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:11 PM
Three words I love to hear when people talk about my column: "I never knew." As in, "I drove/ran/biked/walked past this for years and I never knew it existed."
The George and Woodward H. Griswold Preserve, operated by the Old Lyme Land Trust, is one...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 1:00 PM
James C. Constable, a retired businessman and World War II veteran, died March 7 of heart failure at his Essex, Conn., home. He was 96.
James Cheston Constable, the son of the founder of the Baltimore law firm Wright, Constable & Skeen and a homemaker,...