| Jan 28, 2013
| 11:05 AM
The year 1997 returns to Connecticut for a one-night-stand at the Palace Theater on Jan. 31, when Sixpence None the Richer performs. Best known for rock/pop staples "Kiss Me" and "There She Goes," the Christian-influenced band reunited for the second time...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 10:34 AM
“On the Banks” is the new show at The Gallery at Firehouse Square, 239 Bank St. in New London, and its subject matter is watercolor and oil landscapes created along the Mystic, Thames and Niantic rivers and along Long Island Sound.
| Jan 8, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Everything old is new again, or so the saying goes. It's fitting that a band known for their unique blend of synth wave and electronica, after taking a twenty-eight year gap between albums and breaking their long silence with the release of "Brilliant,"...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Why wait until the last minute to get your act together? Here are five events at least a week out to get you started.
1) Jeff Pitchell, J. Geils, Gerry Beaudoin, Jan. 12, The Palace, Stafford Springs, (860) 851-9780.
2) Martians & Martinis: A Sci-Fi...
| May 16, 2013
| 12:39 PM
Though its population hovers at just 8 million, Israel has become a powerhouse in nurturing high-caliber jazz talent.
Chicago concertgoers are well acquainted with Anat Cohen, the uncommonly versatile Israeli clarinetist who's based in New York and...
| May 7, 2013
| 1:35 PM
As part of the ongoing battle against Lyme and other tickborne diseases, public health organizations are asking residents in 11 Fairfield County towns to participate in a study to see if wiping out the ticks on rodents will help rein in the illnesses in...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Player School Ht. Pos. Cl. Stat Line
Jahlil Askew Maloney-Meriden 6-1 G Sr. 18.5 ppg 5.8 rpg
Brett Buser Granby 6-0 G Sr. 16.4 ppg 3.0 spg
Jordan Butler Glastonbury 6-6 C Sr. 16.6 ppg 14.3 rpg
E.J. Crawford Simsbury 6-4 F So. 21.5 ppg 40% three-...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:35 PM
The good news: Connecticut's "hate group" index appears to be holding fairly steady. The bad news: the number of far-right wing, anti-federal-government-conspiracy "Patriot groups" in Connecticut more than doubled last year.
That's the word from the...
| Apr 9, 2012
About 1 in 6 workers has elder care responsibilities of some kind, and given longer life expectancies, that share is likely to grow.
Workplaces have spent a lot more effort responding to employees' child care rather than elder care needs, but...
| Apr 11, 2012
It's an election year. People talk politics in the workplace. And why not? We have freedom of speech.
Well, not necessarily.
You may be shocked to learn that a constitutionally protected freedom of speech for government workers doesn't extend into the...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 6:16 PM
Between Connecticut and Massachusetts, on one side of the border or the other, there are usually four tornadoes a year. Some suggest the border is a low-grade, tornado alley. The storms usually are weak. Some years are exceptional.
Like this year.