| Feb 13, 2012
The Courant's Josh Kovner talks about his Page 1 Sunday story on thousands of Connecticut inmates who have gone missing:
Ricky Haggood's criminal history should have raised flags for Connecticut parole authorities but apparently didn't.
It jumped out at...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Longstanding musical partnerships are a lot like ordinary friendships. Over time, as you become familiar with a buddy’s speech patterns, thought processes, personal history and upbringing, moral code, sense of humor, even his or her annoying tics...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 7:30 AM
UPDATED: Trumbull Kitchen has added a second date for this tasting, on Dec. 19 at 5:30 p.m., with the same menu and beers. Dec. 12's event has sold out.
The events will feature Brooklyn Brewery's Brewmaster Reserve, "There Will Be Black," an American...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Aug 10, 8 p.m., The Stomping Ground, 132 Main St., Putnam, free.
Once you know that Brooklyn-based singer and songwriter Jennifer O'Connor spent her formative years in Connecticut, you start to think you hear hints of the state...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 11:23 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — Damage in New York state from Superstorm Sandy could total $33 billion when all is said and done, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday as the state began cleaning up from a nor'easter that dumped snow, brought down power lines and left...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Basketball rosters and 2012-13 schedules for DePaul and Notre Dame:
DEPAUL BLUE DEMONS
Worrel Clahar/Sr./5-11/186/Brooklyn, N.Y.
Montray Clemons/Fr./6-7/235/Baltimore, Md.
| May 8, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Maurice Sendak, author of the classic children's book "Where the Wild Things Are," has died, a spokeswoman for HarperCollins Publishers said Tuesday. He was 83.
Sendak illustrated nearly 100 books during a 60-year career, winning dozens of accolades as...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:35 AM
Let's hear it for seasonally appropriate band names. Brooklyn's A Great Big Pile of Leaves, who have roots here in good old Connecticut, hit The Space in Hamden on Nov. 5. The quartet are masters of straight-up sing-along indie rock. So, assuming we're...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:21 AM
In wake of the unprecedented damage brought to the New York City area by Hurricane Sandy, Con Edison announced Thursday it expects to restore the vast majority of customers who lost power by the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11. The remaining customer...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Very sad news today: Eve Olitski, the artist whose charming one-woman show "Naked Ladies with Things on Their Heads" is on the walls now at EBK Gallery in West Hartford, died unexpectedly this week. The show will stay up until its pre-arranged Nov. 21 end...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 2:04 PM
It’s no secret how more I greatly admire Gabriel Kahane’s terrific score to his new musical “February House” when its had its world premiere earlier this year at New Haven’s Long Wharf Theatre. It subsequently had a run at...