| Apr 23, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Whiskey sour: At most bars, such a standard drink would be unmemorable. But at Tiny Lounge, a sleek cocktail spot in North Center, the $10 whiskey sour is worthy of attention. A concoction of Rittenhouse rye, lemon juice and house-made simple syrup, it'...
| Apr 6, 2014
John G. Rowland, as he introduced himself on his WTIC-AM NewsTalk1080 afternoon talk show, announced Thursday that he is leaving the station to "take care of some personal issues."
Although the former governor did not say what those "personal issues"...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Van Morrison, the famously moody singer-songwriter, once grew annoyed with an interviewer's questions about his craft.
"Nobody asks a bricklayer about laying bricks," he protested. "Why ask me about writing songs? There's no difference."
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:29 PM
The Jewish Mother in the Hilltop area of Virginia Beach closed this week due to financial problems. The future of the live music venue is in question.
The following was posted on the club's Facebook page on Tuesday:
"The rumors are in fact true. The...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
It measures only 8 centimeters, or about 3 inches, in diameter and couldn't even hold a cup of morning coffee. And yet it is worth $36 million.
Or at least someone was willing to pay that much. A 15th century porcelain cup from China sold at a Sotheby'...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:39 PM
Even the residents of Sunland-Tujunga would agree the community is not exactly a foodie mecca. Still there are some good reasons to head over to this historical, artsy section of our valley. Sure, there are plenty of smoke shops, body shops and wrought...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Were dinosaurs social animals? What was life like for baby dinosaurs? These and other questions are answered in the new exhibit opening Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven: "Tiny Titans: Dinosaur Eggs and Babies."...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Henri Matisse spent his final decades largely confined to a wheelchair, having been weakened by cancer surgery at age 72. But the renowned French artist didn't allow his physical condition to slow his prodigious output. In fact, he embarked on one of...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Some schools will soon be out for February vacation, but that doesn’t mean learning has to stop. You can sign your child up for one of these vacation day programs or visit a nearby attraction.
NEW BRITAIN MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART
56 Lexington St.,...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:30 PM
An artsy French girl in New York helps a musician break free from the bonds of family responsibility to realize his dream in Ruben Amar and Lola Bessis' slight, predictable debut, "Swim Little Fish Swim." Cute French girl dresses with panache; cute French...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
When he first launched the Kickstarter campaign for his documentary film, Brett Culp could have hardly imagined the response he'd receive. The director of "Legends of the Knight" -- described as "a documentary film exploring the power of heroic stories &...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:49 AM
The last time Les Claypool was here, the maniacal Primus bass player spent several days on the water between Aventura and Pompano Beach shooting scenes for a TV fishing-show project with friend Mickey Melchiondo (more famously known as indie rocker Dean...