| Oct 29, 2010
| 12:05 AM
"It's all in the mix" was the refrain last weekend at the Interior Inspirations show in Old Lyme, a fund-raiser for the Child & Family Agency of Southeasatern Connecticut.
"The matchy-matchy thing is over," declared New York designer Larry Laslo. He...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 2:48 AM
The first dance recital. Missing front teeth. High school graduation. All parenting milestones that Kathy Giusti thought she would never see.
At 37, this New Canaan mom was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, an aggressive blood cancer and told she had...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Madeline Smith reportedly told the police officer who spotted her driving the wrong way down a Norwalk street that she could not possibly be drunk because she had tested her blood alcohol level on an iPhone app. But the app in question does not actually...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Connecticut's 15,300-acre Centennial Watershed State Forest centered in Fairfield County is mammoth by the region's standards and continues to rank, more than 10 years after its $90 million purchase, as the state's most expansive and costly public land...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 9:55 AM
My Fair Lady is considered by many to be the perfect musical. Derived from George Bernard Shaw's play Pygmalion, it tells the story of a professor who tries to transform a simple Cockney girl into a proper lady. When it opened on Broadway in 1956, it...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Over the past few months, art students have been holed up at Silvermine School of Art in New Canaan, learning to paint, sculpt, take photos and make prints, ceramics and jewelry. For the 22nd year in a row, the Silvermine Galleries are going to host an...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 11:50 AM
The Hearst Connecticut Media Group has thus far only dedicated one 152-word story, dropped into one of its small community newspapers, to a scoop about a scandal within a local institution. The teensiness of the story might have something to do with the...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:50 PM
1. Shelton (22-5)
2. Fitch-Groton (24-4)
3. Greenwich (23-2)
4. Cromwell (23-5)
5. South Windsor (19-6)
6. Amity-Woodbridge (20-6)
7. Northwest Catholic-West Hartford (20-3)
8. Bristol Central (19-3)
9. Plainville (18-7)
| Jul 5, 2012
| 1:06 PM
Division L: Fairfield 8, Ridgefield 6
Division M: Darien 11, New Canaan 5
Division S: Barlow-Redding 15, Somers 2
| Jul 5, 2012
| 1:19 PM
Led by junior standout Caroline Barton Westbrook High did what no one else could in five years, beat Weston in the Class S tournament. Westbrook dropped the reigning champs 4-3 in the semifinal round and went on to beat Stonington 5-2 in the finals. It...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Night hikes can be filled with romance, given the right circumstances. The New Canaan Nature Center is offering a hike through their grounds this Saturday at dusk that's inspired by Shakespeare, entitled A Midsummer Night's Dream Night Hike. It's aimed at...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Fairfield County has got a whole bunch of theatrical shows opening this week, all at once (in addition to Opera Comique at the Sherman Playhouse which we wrote about in the stage listings). You should probably go see them all at some point, but maybe this...