| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:35 PM
73 Elm St., New Canaan, (203) 920-4994, elmrestaurant.com
Chef Brian Lewis is doing his thing, his way — creating dishes that "slide, slip, crunch, awaken or calm you." His menus are like music. He composes moments, three to...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Saugatuck Craft Butchery Class
575 Riverside Ave., Westport, (203) 226-6328, craftbutchery.com
Always know where your knife is. Never leave it on the butcher block and cover it with meat. And when you've got a knife in your hand, be aware of where...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Five civilian employees of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London and a service member were apparently turning the academy into their own swingers club. A Coast Guard investigation found that the six were engaging in sexual activity on the job and...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Generally when someone is taking a snapshot, they're trying to capture a moment in time that has some kind of significance. But sometimes we end up visually freezing ordinary, unimportant moments. Artist Anca Pedvisocar has chosen some insignificant-...
| Feb 8, 2013
As president of Bully Breed Rescue, Inc. of New Canaan, Heidi Lueders is dedicated to educating people about pit bulls. Yet when she first saw a photo of Lacey, the pit bull she adopted seven years ago, her lack of familiarity with anything about the...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Plenty of us will be heading out to a bar or restaurant this Valentine's Day with our sweethearts, as is customary on the commercialized day of love we celebrate every year. If you're still looking for something to do, here are some options.
| Feb 12, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Celebration of Love - Part V: Fine Line Art Gallery, 319 Main St. S., Woodbury. (203) 266-0110. Large selection of unique artwork created to beautify the life of a loved one, including jewelry, pottery, hand-dyed silk scarves, original greeting cards...
| Sep 9, 2012
When Alli Kramer of Amity Regional High School in "PLGEO100100205270000">Woodbridge and Shavance Stephens of the magnet school Regional Center for the Arts in Trumbull won top acting honors at the fourth annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Sept. 14, 8 p.m. The Bijou Theater, 275 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, (203) 332-3228, thebijoutheatre.com
And Sept. 15, an outdoor family-day event in the afternoon at The Silvermine Arts Center, 1037 Silvermine Road, New Canaan, (203) 966-...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Nothing says New England like squashing the juice out of some freshly harvested apples. The New Canaan Nature Center celebrates this tradition on Saturday with Cider Saturday, where kids can learn how cider is extracted from the apple as well as other...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Does anyone not like beer? If you're reading this, you're probably OK with it. The New Canaan Nature Center is hosting its first annual Harvest Festival in an overwhelmingly fantastic P.R. move for any nature center. Craft beers that will be represented...
| May 14, 2012
| 6:48 AM
Anyone with a pile of money can build a big pile of a house, and back in the day, that's what you did. (See, for instance, "Downton Abbey.") But during the 20th century, a group of architects staged a controversial revolt. Why, they asked, couldn't less...