| Sep 28, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Oct. 5-8, Wien Experimental Theatre, Quick Center for the Arts, Fairfield University, (203) 254-4010, fairfield.edu
Threedogs awaken in a dark holding cell to find they've been chosen to compete for a coveted job in the K9 unit of the...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 9:00 PM
I read an article in the Hartford Courant recently that gave me pause. "Where is the liberal media?" I asked myself. "I hear about it, but I don't see it."
The article was about a new economic report from UConn that found that regulation in Connecticut...
| Apr 24, 2011
Up to now, the Connecticut General Assembly has never approved any of the bills offered in recent years that would enable cities and towns to install cameras at red lights and collect fines by mailing tickets to violators.
But this year's bill —...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 5:24 AM
A tiny art park in New London, a sustainable garden landscape amid wetlands, a breathtaking oceanfront house and a healing garden for cancer patients are among the award winners in this year's Connecticut Design Awards competition sponsored by the state's...
| May 13, 2011
| 9:14 AM
If you’ve ever voted in one of our Best of Fairfield County polls you know how winning businesses are chosen in our annual contest. Unless you work here, you probably don’t know where the process goes after that. Well, I’ll tell you....
| May 20, 2011
| 8:39 AM
David Fitzpatrick got a phone call after his essay appeared in the New Haven Review . It was a literary agent who invited him to turn it into a book. The essay, called “My Decade on Broadway,” is a spare, aching and tender reflection on life...
| May 31, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Drivers rolling down scenic Bayberry Lane in Westport might be forgiven for being distracted. Next to the road, which undulates gently past multimillion dollar mansions and older ranch homes, a field has been ploughed.
Only the oldest local residents...
| May 31, 2011
| 3:18 PM
Underscoring the wisdom of the old adage “Never look a gift horse in the mouth,” consider the strange three-year stewardship of the Penfield Reef Lighthouse off the coast of Fairfield Beach by Beacon Preservation, a nonprofit environmental...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 10:09 AM
Its somewhat ominous law enforcement slang name is S-Comm, which stands for the federal “Secure Communities” program that's theoretically designed to identify and deport dangerous criminals who've entered the United States illegally.
| Jun 15, 2011
| 1:27 PM
There figures to be a record-low number of sprained ankles among baseball fans in Connecticut this summer.
No one seems to be jumping on or off bandwagons around these parts.
Quinnipiac University's annual poll of state baseball fans, released Friday,...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 1:37 PM
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| Jul 31, 2012
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When Garrison Leykam was challenged last year to enroll in a New York City standup-comedy class, Leykam didn't just agree to the terms, he made a documentary about his experience.
The challenge came when comedy teacher Stephen Rosenfield appeared on...