| Jun 21, 2011
| 12:40 PM
227 Summer St., Stamford, (203) 975-0479, www.thefez1.com
Stamford’s explosive restaurant scene just keeps popping. Once a desolate, vaguely soulless city, this corporate hub has become a haven for international dining, and nowhere is...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:00 AM
1) Dopapod & Jimkata: $10-$15. Thurs. 10 p.m. Arch Street Tavern, Hartford.
2) Iron and Wine: $25-$35. Fri. 8 p.m. Calvin Theatre and Performing Arts Center, Northampton.
3) Joe Louis Walker w/ special guest Clarence Bucaro: $20-$30. Fri. 8 p.m....
| Apr 26, 2012
| 11:55 AM
FIVE NEW FARMERS MARKETS CREATED IN FOOD DESERTS
Markets Also Provide Cooking Demonstrations, Gardening Tips, Nutrition Education and Accept LINK.
CHICAGO Mayor Rahm Emanuel today announced the locations of five new farmers markets that will open this...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 11:02 AM
Some early Chicago area farmers markets will open their tables this month with the first produce of the season--although wacky temperatures coaxed ramps and asparagus out in April this year.
Among the first will be Green City Market, which moves outdoors...
| 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 25, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Garrett Dutton, the "G. Love" of G. Love & Special Sauce, founded his group using folk music and the blues as a foundation. The Philly band's laid-back classic R&B sound has proven to have staying power, and it's currently supporting its ninth studio...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Yet another free concert series begins this week, again at Stamford's Columbus Park. Jazz Up July has once again attracted some huge names in jazz, the first of which is guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli, who you may remember from those old "Wonder...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 12:40 PM
New Orleans' Preservation Hall Jazz Band is taking a break from sitting in with My Morning Jacket at festivals this summer to play a free outdoor gig in Stamford on Wendesday as part of the Jazz Up July series. The group was founded in 1961, and they've...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 2:10 PM
When chefs catch a break during their busiest time of the year, the holidays, they often bend tradition. They eat and drink things you wouldn't expect. Matt Storch, chef-owner of Match (South Norwalk, matchsono.com) has two holiday traditions. "The Jewish...
| Nov 13, 2009
State authorities are investigating a West Side nursing home following reports of violence that include the August beating death of a 72-year-old dementia patient, allegedly by a psychotic felon also living in the facility, records obtained by the Tribune...
| May 20, 2010
Eric Gyllenhaal listened carefully.
"I think I hear a catbird," he said. He mimicked the song, which at one point included a "meow."
Me, I just heard a siren, and maybe some traffic from the Eisenhower. But Gyllenhaal can hear past the sounds of the...
| Dec 22, 2005
| 3:21 PM
To the relief of millions of commuters, the city's transit workers' union ended its 2 1/2-day strike, and bus and subway employees began returning to work.
"This was a big test for this city, and I think it passed with flying colors," Mayor Bloomberg...