| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Though the name may be misleading, there's nothing "blue" about the genre-defying five-piece band Too Blue, performing at The Gatehouse Café in Southbury Aug. 7. Following the release of their new album Trouble with the Grey, that's garnered noted airtime...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 8:32 PM
DENVER — The Conference of the American Animal Hospital Assn., held March 15 to 18, was attended by more than 1,200 veterinary professionals.
AAHA Executive Director Dr. Michael Cavanaugh kicked off the event with the State of the Industry 2011...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 10:54 AM
Anne Spurzem is apparently miffed that her alma mater, Smith College, is admitting more gays and poor girls “of color,” making it less appealing to college applicants in Westchester and Fairfield counties. In a letter to the student...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 10:36 AM
For the third consecutive year and fifth time in the last seven years, a Connecticut squad took home the team title at the New England gymnastics championship. Woodstock Academy won its first team title at the March 10 meet at New Milford High, scoring...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Manchester Orchestra: June 27, 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd., Uncasville, (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com.
Downhill Tangerine (pictured): July 2, 6:30 p.m. Gatehouse Cafe, 1461 S. Britain Rd., Southbury, (203) 586-2144.
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:20 PM
What exactly is kosher? The short answer is a religious certification given to any cooked or processed food that an observant Jew is permitted to eat. A satisfying answer in detail is not easy, so a visual aid may help: picture three identical matzo...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Large state institutions were once built to be self-sustaining; many had their own farms and grew their own food.
Though some of those farms have been lost, remarkably some remain, the crown jewel of which is an 825-acre farm portion of the Southbury...
| Mar 3, 2013
Paula Berardi thought she'd found a safe haven for her developmentally disabled daughter, Tracey Hilliard.
Four other group homes hadn't worked out, and Tracey, who also had medical problems, was a handful at home. The state Department of Mental...
| Jun 18, 2013
When photographers Sue Daley and Steve Gross set out to find old farmhouses to feature in their new book, they peered into broken windows and saw "kitchen tables set for breakfast that never took place fifty-odd years ago, the residents seemingly having...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 4:35 AM
– Audrey Hussey and Simbo Toukourou came from opposite ends of Connecticut to attend a packed hearing on guns at the state Capitol Monday.
"I'm here to stand up for my Second Amendment rights and to teach my children that this is how you do it,''...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
A buck slain by David Cari earned him entry into the "Buck of the Month Club" of a national magazine, but the recognition is causing much hardship for him. Cari is one of four former East Haven police officers awaiting trial for an alleged campaign of...