| Jun 7, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court will soon announce its decision in a case that could affect diversity on college campuses nationwide. Given the compelling reasons why diversity is critical on our campuses, the court should uphold its previous decisions that...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Nancy Stula, executive director and curator of the Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London, is leaving that position to become executive director of the William Benton Museum of Art on the campus of University of Connecticut in Storrs. She starts her new job...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Connecticut College coach Jim Butler thought Michael LeDuc had a great shot at winning the NCAA Division III steeplechase championship — right up until the point LeDuc hit the last barrier in the 3,000-meter race with his trail leg and almost fell....
| Jun 2, 2013
PRAIANO, ITALY — I first met bestselling author Connecticut's Wally Lamb on Nov. 9, 2012. I'd never read his work, was trying to write fiction of my own when I learned he was coming to the Mystic Arts Café to read from his forthcoming novel, "We Are...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Incoming state Rep. Christina Ayala says she won't buckle under pressure to resign following her arrest in a domestic dispute (which follows charges in an August hit-and-run) but the incident is nonetheless jeopardizing her seat. Ayala, 29, requested a...
| May 16, 2013
| 7:53 AM
Before there was a Game 1 between the Rangers and Bruins in 1973 at Boston Garden, there was a Stanley Cup Final Game 1 between the teams there in 1972.
"The cops come into our dressing room before that game," Emile "The Cat" Francis said Wednesday from...
| May 7, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Connecticut College Arboretum Mother's Day Plant Sale: May 10, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave., New London, (860) 439-5060, arboretum.conncoll.edu.
Free Outing for Moms: May 11-12, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Moms free with paid kids' $21.95...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Celebrate the Earth and the sky in one week? Sure why not.
Stargazing at Connecticut College: April 19, 7:30-10 p.m., Free, Olin Observatory, Olin Science Center, Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Ave., New London, (860) 439-2345. Talks, activities, star...
| May 9, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Last Sunday's screening at New Haven's Lyric Hall of the documentary "Broads,"that features salty, outspoken interviews with actresses of a certain age remind me of some of my own favorite interviews of like-minded dames.
I'll post a series of these...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Eileen M. "Lee" Wilderotter, of Harbor Springs, died peacefully at home in Perry Farm Village on March 20, 2012. She was 92.
Born in Newark, N.J., Mrs. Wilderotter was the daughter of the late John and Mary Elizabeth "Molly" (Howley) Barry. She was a...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Can't wait to see The Asphalt Orchestra at New Haven's International Festival of Arts & Ideas in June?
The group will unleash its innovative street versions of rock, jazz and classical music on Palmer Auditorium Thursday, April 5 at 8 p.m. at Connecticut...