| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:10 PM
CT Landmarks' historic homes across Connecticut offer a living glimpse of the past all year long, but the holidays are the perfect time for visitors to experience authentic Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations. It was during the Civil War that...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:44 AM
WHAT: Scrabble, Clue, Battleship, Candy Land, Mystery Date, Scrabble and Parcheesi all make comebacks for Retro Game Night at the Orange County Regional History Center. New this time is a "retro trivia" contest, with prizes at stake. The event is for ages...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
From the gleaming birds taking flight over Lake Eola to the steel spires on Orange Avenue, downtown Orlando has eight new sculptures to call its own. Thanks to $1.5 million in private funding and hundreds of phone calls to sponsors and artists, See Art...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 1:00 PM
What's Halloween without a bit of Michael Jackson's "Thriller"?
A group of 90 Howard Middle School students made-up as zombies and wearing tattered clothing broke into dance outside the Educational Leadership Center on Amelia Street Thursday, performing...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 7:13 AM
The Orange County Regional History Center wants to start speaking in Spanish.
The downtown Orlando museum is raising money to produce a Spanish-language version of its audio tour. It's aiming to raise $7,000 through the social fundraising site...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Meep! Meep! The Orange County Regional History Center wants to borrow your collection of Road Runner memorabilia and other items from Warner Bros. characters to enhance its upcoming exhibit "The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons."
The museum is seeking...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road, hosts its annual Legends and Hauntings Walking Tour on Sunday, Oct. 27, starting at 6 p.m.
Docents will tell stories about vampires, 17th century witches, ghosts and body snatching.
Admission is $8,...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:15 AM
THE PRINCIPLES OF PUMPKIN CARVING: 2 p.m. Oct. 25; South Creek Library, 1702 Deerfield Blvd., Orlando. Halloween with Scott "Stormin" Norman. Learn about knife safety, carving techniques, pumpkin science and other crafts. Free. 407-...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:43 PM
As Halloween approaches and related events begin across the northwest suburbs, local police departments are sharing tips to keep trick-or-treaters safe on the holiday.
"We've always recommended that children go after school until early evening," said...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Genevans will soon be able to park their bicycles in style, thanks to an initiative from the city's cultural arts commission.
The proposal selected was submitted by Weston Lambert, a professor of glass practice at Tulane University.
| Oct 18, 2013
| 1:05 AM
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Parts of the collapsed Interstate 35W Bridge were being turned over Thursday to the Minnesota Historical Society for eventual public viewing.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation is transferring four pieces...