| Nov 3, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Forget those statistics about birth rates skyrocketing nine months after a major power outage.
How about the divorce rates?
As more and more time goes by without electricity, heat, hot water, flush toilets, Internet, phone and cable, even the best...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 5:25 AM
'Tis the season to be charitable. With Thanksgiving almost upon us, and winter hot on its tail, now is the time to donate to your friendly neighborhood food pantry. This week, you have two chances to do just that, and hear some great live music as your...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 8:15 AM
9 p.m. Nov. 12, The Outer Space, 295 Treadwell St., Ste. 18, Hamden, $8, (203) 288-6400, thespace.tk.
Five years ago, the Coathangers were a group of young women hanging around the Atlanta scene looking for the best and quite...
| Nov 15, 2011
| 12:45 PM
-Four Brooklyn men allegedly executed a brazen and (partially) well-planned robbery of a jewelry store in the Stamford Town Center mall. One smashed a glass display case with a hammer, allowing the others to scoop up $600,000 worth of watches before...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Exit 29 off Route 91 North is a disaster - I try and avoid it in bad weather.
- Anonymous, Mansfield
The intersection at Cook Avenue and Hanover Street in Meriden is extremely dangerous. There are accidents there regularly. Both streets turn into...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 1:38 PM
-Quinnipiac University, known for its public polling institute, apparently has a low approval rating among its neighbors. A majority who attended a meeting of the Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission, which is deliberating Q-pac's interest in building...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 6:00 AM
Hamden Art League's Silverbells Art Exhibition, Dec. 6-22, Miller Memorial Library Senior Center, 2901 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, (203) 287-2682, hamdenartleague.com.
Celebrate the holiday season with the Hamden Art League this year, at their annual...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 11:20 AM
8 p.m., Dec. 4, The Space, 295 Treadwell St., Ste. 18, Hamden. $12. (203) 288-6400, http://www.thespace.tk.
It's been an eventful half dozen years since keyboardist/vocalist Kathryn Calder joined the New Pornographers, the indie...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 1:40 PM
They include an award-winning engineering company, a now-defunct sporting goods operation, a state contractor, a restaurant chain and an auto sales dealer, and they collectively owe the state of Connecticut a tasty $7.42 million in delinquent taxes. If...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 5:11 PM
They're the gift I gave Obama. -- Cary Antebi, Brooklyn, N.Y.
I don't think I have enough coal! -- Joan F. Faust, Southington
Where's Snow White? -- Harriet Dyer, Bloomfield and Christopher S. Ttofi, Newington
We have to get that...
| Dec 4, 2011
| 7:56 PM
Baltimore police Sunday night are investigating a report of an armed person in the 1400 block of Union Avenue in Hampden. Police spokesman Det. Jeremy Silbert said police received a call around 6 p.m. of an armed individual and investigators went to the...