| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:05 AM
There are several reasons why Mark Elder has placed so high on the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s MVP list during the more than three decades he has been appearing here intermittently as a podium guest. One reason seems primary: The British...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 11:04 AM
It began three decades ago as a small local competition designed to encourage Chinese music students to learn Chinese repertory along with the Western classical works their teachers were drumming into their young heads. Since then, it has grown into a...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:31 PM
For decades parents had one-stop shopping when it came to showing their children the beauty, poignance and pageantry of the American Indian: the Stand Rock Indian Ceremonial along the Wisconsin River at Wisconsin Dells. The spectacle drew Indian...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Ashley Dunn was named assistant managing editor in charge of California news in March 2011. He oversees the Los Angeles Times' largest group of editors and reporters, who cover the length and breadth of the state. The staff has won numerous awards,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Slightly larger than expected losses at FuelCell Energy Inc. in the second quarter left investors disappointed, pushing the company's stock down in trading Wednesday.
Lower sales than last year and higher engineering and administrative expenses widened...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| May 6, 2014
| 8:30 PM
DEAR TIM: I've got to install a new interior door lockset. The door has no holes in it. I'm completely perplexed at how to drill the holes. Do I just grab my jigsaw? Should I just hire a professional to do this? I'm on a razor-thin budget and would prefer...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Open Road Films has acquired all U.S. rights to Jake Gyllenhaal's thriller "Nighcrawler," also starring Rene Russo, Bill Paxton and Riz Ahmed.
The project marks the directorial debut of Dan Gilroy, who wrote "Real Steel" and "The Bourne Legacy." Gilroy's...
| May 15, 2014
| 9:04 AM
From original modern dance dramas to athletic explorations and abstract ballets, dance this summer has much to beguile audiences, not only in genre, but also in venue, with sizzling Latin dance being performed in outdoor spaces.
Reggie Wilson/ Fist &...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Outside of Criollisimo Restaurant on Arch Street in New Britain, on a sandwich board advertising the specials of the day, the magic word, "Morcilla," could be seen down the sidewalk. Inside, waiting at the counter was Diane Alverio, publisher of the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
GLASTONBURY — The same fevered imagination brought the world a blue gingham inflatable ice-holding tray for outdoor picnics, obnoxious magnetic bumper stickers and an oversized ceramic mug shaped like a toilet.
"Our toilet mug, I think, it defines...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 2:53 PM
1,714 Miles To Texas
Saturday's win meant more to UConn students who traveled 1,714 miles and 30 hours by bus to Texas. It meant they didn't have to get right back on for the long journey home. UConn junior Kailee Himes said the trip was made easier by...