| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:18 PM
The Meriden Daffodil Festival has announced its 2013 line-up (to this reporter, exclusively.) The festival always takes place in the final weekend of April. This year those dates are Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 28 from 10...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Toulouse-Lautrec & His World
Through May 12 at the New Britain Museum of American Art, 56 Lexington St., New Britain, nbmaa.org
Toulouse-Lautrec & His World is an unexpected pleasure for New Britain — or anywhere else for that matter. Yes,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:35 PM
The Meriden Daffodil Festival
Sat. April 27 and Sun. April 28, Hubbard Park, Meriden, daffodilfest.com
The Meriden Daffodil Festival never ceases to amaze. On the surface, it appears to be a common-or-garden springtime city festival, with pageants...
| May 22, 2013
| 9:47 PM
In the mind of most any longtime Connecticut resident, Stamford is not one of the Big Three. Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport, the old-line, core New England cities, all are anchors for suburban towns that grew up in the post-World War II era, and all...
| May 17, 2013
| 7:26 AM
1) Westport Country Playhouse
25 Powers Court
Quality of acting and productions better than much of what is seen in NYC. Sometimes takes a risk and gets a bit edgy....
| May 17, 2013
| 8:19 AM
1) Rosenberg and Press
3333 Main St.
Absolutely the best law firm in CT. Very honest.
Professionalism at its best. Great legal representation and advice.
Great experience and...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For nearly 6,900 students who graduated Sunday at colleges around the state, the natural question is: What's next?
Happily, this year's graduates have more reason to be optimistic than those who graduated two or three years ago, although the market...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:34 AM
The Newtown school-shooting tragedy continues to inspire musicians and artists to band together and raise money to help those affected by that horrific event. Such concerts are about restoring community and building hope during shattered times. There have...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:55 PM
OK, I'll admit it. A few years ago, I was losing hope that the gaps along the Charter Oak Trail and Hop River Trail would ever be filled.
But then, in fall 2011, a section of the Charter Oak Trail, a multiuse path through East Hartford and Manchester,...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:55 AM
There are plenty of ways to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this week, as we take a day off from working to celebrate his legacy (just in case you were suffering from holiday withdrawal). Friday, the Serendipity Chorale of Fairfield County...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 3:15 PM
The New Year marks the start of the 2013 regular session of the General Assembly on Jan. 9 as well as the beginning of the second half of Gov. Dannel Malloy's term. Events have imposed an urgent expectation of serious action on the lawmakers.
| Jan 2, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Roughly one in three college seniors nationwide has taken illegally obtained prescription amphetamines. And they don't feel bad about it.
That's according to the Center on Young Adult Health and Development, a research institute at the University of...