| 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....
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:20 AM
“Bravo! A Century of Theater in Fairfield County” is an exhibit on Southern Connecticut theater now on display at the Fairfield Museum and History Center, 370 Beach Road in Fairfield.
The exhibit continues through March 18.
As part of its...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:55 PM
-Some pissed-off white people are asking the Brookfield Board of Education to remove The Bluest Eye, Toni Morrison's unflinching novel about an abused black girl in 1930s Ohio, from an AP English reading list. Pamela Kurtz, who is running to be on the...
| 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...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 5:45 AM
A young female black bear removed by state wildlife officials from a back yard near downtown Greenwich in early July may become the first of its kind to set up a permanent residence in Fairfield County in the past couple of centuries, according to the...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 9:31 PM
Unseeded Francesca Dilorenzo of New Albany, Ohio, and No. 10 seed Mia Horvit of Parkland, Fla., have advanced to Sunday's USTA Girls 16 National Clay Court Championships final at Virginia Beach Tennis and Country Club.
They are scheduled to meet at 9 a....
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:08 PM
JJ Wilroy of Williamsburg captured the boys 18-and-under singles championship and shared the doubles crown in the Southside Eye Care Junior Satellite, a Level 4 tournament in Portsmouth.
Wilroy emerged atop an 11-player field at Elizabeth Manor Golf...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 7:25 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH -- The compelling matchup of birthday girls featured almost everything except a cake for the winner.
No. 10 seed Mia Horvit of Parkland, Fla., earned her first U.S. Tennis Association gold ball, overcoming unseeded Francesca Dilorenzo of...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:55 AM
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...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
— Deloitte, a giant international accounting, consulting and financial advising firm, will receive between $9 million and $14.5 million in state tax dollars to expand its workforce in Connecticut over the next 61/2 years, the governor announced...