| May 19, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Jerry Weintraub is one of Hollywood's most beloved self-made men. Born in Brooklyn and raised in the Bronx, he has worked in show business for five decades as a movie producer ("Nashville," "Ocean's Eleven," "Twelve" and "Thirteen"), studio head, music......
| Sep 20, 2012
| 11:34 AM
Forty-seven artworks by Marlene Siff make up “Elements of Peace,” an exhibit that will on view from Thursday, Sept. 20, to Sunday, Dec. 9, at Fairfield University’s Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery, in the Quick Center for the Arts, 1073...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 5:20 AM
Michele Stuart, owner of Michele's Pies in Norwalk and Westport, Conn., and author of the new book "Perfect Pies & More," offered these tips for holiday pie-baking:
Pie fillings aren't hard to master, so focus on the crust.
Pie baking takes patience....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Works by Noël Coward, Ingmar Bergman, Alan Ayckbourn and Lynn Nottage will be featured in the five-play 2014 season at Westport Country Playhouse.
The theme of the 84th season of the theater will be love — which is also the season theme of...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 1:49 PM
Yes, the bride is traditionally the star of the show. But that ring on your finger doesn’t give you license to treat your wedding party like your personal minions.
Many women in their twenties and thirties have a “bridesmaid horror story&...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
299 Riverside Ave., Westport, (203) 557-8049, rivebistro.com
Chef Eric Sierra says he's a classic French chef. In the way of classic French chefs, he doesn't focus on creativity. The menu at Rive Bistro, the four-month-old restaurant...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Herbert Allison Jr.
Headed Fannie Mae, U.S. bank rescue program
Herbert Allison Jr., 69, a former head of the U.S. government's bank rescue program and chief executive of Fannie Mae after it was taken over by the government, died Sunday at his home in...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:21 AM
Some have suggested that there are two types of dessert-minded people — pie people and cake people. Pie is rustic and of the common folk, the thinking goes. Pie is a frugal way of making the most of some baking scraps and leftover fruit. Pie is soft...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 8:45 PM
Morris Rudy Heinzen, 73, of Aberdeen passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at Avera St. Luke's Hospital in Aberdeen.
His memorial service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Schriver's Memorial Mortuary and Crematory, 414 Fifth Ave. N.W.,...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:10 PM
DANBURY — Donations for victims of the deadly typhoon in the Philippines were piling up Monday at H&K Filipino Variety store on Main Street even before the store opened.
Herbert Cledera, a trustee and past president of the Filipino American...