| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:51 PM
Under pressure from the state's arts community, Gov.Dannel P. Malloyreversed positions Thursday and will restore funding to numerous organizations — 80 percent of their previous year's amount plus money to be allocated through a competitive process....
| Feb 28, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Lyric Opera of Chicago has shied away from commissioning any new operas over the last decade, at a time when other major American opera companies such as the Metropolitan Opera, San Francisco Opera, Houston Grand Opera and Los Angeles Opera have...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 2:50 PM
The first of two new exhibitions presented by the Amistad Center at the Wadsworth, Collective Memories explores societal concepts of race and culture — how they are created, distributed, and maintained historically — to help folks understand...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 7:27 PM
The student populations seem much the same: Minority children from mostly working-class families attending schools in the city's North End.
The school buildings are separated by just a few blocks.
But the achievement levels are gaping.
| Nov 2, 2011
| 10:23 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Firefighters rescued five people who became stuck in an abandoned pipe while trying to sneak across the border in the Otay Mesa area, officials said.
Border Patrol agents saw the four men and a woman enter the tunnel on the Mexican side of...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 10:02 AM
Vivian Nabeta is the new director of arts, culture, and tourism for New Haven. Nabeta succeeds Barbara Lamb, who retired last fall. Nabeta’s position is within the city’s Economic Development Administration.
Nabeta, the previous membership...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Volga Drive: A disturbance of the peace was reported in the 7600 block at 3:26 p.m. Friday. The caller reported a neighbor was yelling profanities at her and her boyfriend. The neighbor threw grass over the fence and was also taking video of them....
| Jan 30, 2012
| 11:40 AM
"Race: The Power of an Illusion"
A group discussion centered on the social construction of racial identity.
- University of Connecticut School of Social Work
- Thursday, February 2
- 12:45-2:00 p.m.
“Negotiating Citizenship: The Politics of...
| Feb 9, 2012
Tanto ha avanzado la tecnología y tanta es la fiebre de las redes sociales que hasta el propio Cupido decidió dejar de andar volando por ahí, como sin rumbo, y cambió el arco y las flechas por una tableta repleta de aplicaciones o "apps".
Y es que hoy en...
| Apr 12, 2009
The St. Patrick’s Day parade was a little late, but the Cuban bagpipers and the blond transvestite in green satin made up for it in spirit as they sashayed down O'Reilly Street to observe Cuba's historic connections to Ireland. (Apparently, even Che...
| May 24, 2009
|| Fiction || Weeks on list ||
|| 1. || Dead and Gone by Charlaine Harris (Ace: $25.95) Sookie Stackhouse finds herself a pawn in a war with a race of unhuman beings. || 2 ||
|| 2. || The 8th Confession by James Patterson (Little,...