| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Balanced a HOT Yoga Studio, 1079 Whalley Ave., 203-553-7503, balancedyoga.us. Vinyasa, Yin and Para yoga. The room’s mirrored, but the lights are dim. Classes combine the detoxifying effects of the heated room with more traditional meditative and...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 12:55 PM
Hamden police claim Aaron Hebron is a gangster in a notorious Newhallville-based crew. His parents say he was targeted for filing complaints against police officers who were harassing him. Hebron filed many complaints. The cops stopped and searched him...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 7:48 PM
1. XAVIER-MIDDLETOWN (2-0): Defeated Foran-Milford, 48-0
2. MASUK-MONROE (2-0): Defeated New Fairfield, 64-14.
3. NEW CANAAN (2-0): Defeated Trinity Catholic, 41-14.
4. NORTH HAVEN (2-0): Defeated Hamden, 28-25
5. ANSONIA (2-0): Defeated...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 11:50 AM
Early morning interviews can be a drag.
Just ask Marshall LaCount, who plays banjo and clarinet and sings for Minneapolis band Dark Dark Dark. LaCount was kind enough to speak with the Advocate on Thursday at 10 a.m. by phone from Columbus, Ohio, where...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 11:23 AM
It sucks to have to kick off this review with the fact that Fugue is breaking up at the end of the month. I guess Years will be their swan song, and it definitely sounds like one. Spacey, light,...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 10:31 AM
8 p.m., Oct. 19, The Space, 295 Treadwell St., Hamden, $10, (203) 288-6400, http://www.thespace.tk.
Back in the halcyon days of 2009, Cacie Dalager and Bradley Hale were conducting their duo business — which began when they were in high...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 11:10 PM
Sage Hill School tennis assistant coach Dave Siegmund sent me an email Monday. The subject line caught my attention.
"Championships are won by players like Ava Soleimany," it read.
After I heard about what Soleimany did Saturday at the Division III...
| 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 —...
| Apr 28, 2011
Tweets and Facebook posts from the Market at Hartford 21 can be torturous at lunchtime if you're hungry and far from downtown Hartford. There's White Bean and Arugula Pizza with a lemon cream sauce, Chorizo and Escarole Soup; Veal Bolognese with rigatoni....
| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:03 PM
Meriden Daffodil Festival
April 30 and May 1, Hubbard Park, 199 Notch Road, Meriden, (203) 630-4259, daffodilfest.com
There's nothing else quite like it: a weekend-long, all-local music festival, featuring the best and most popular rock musicians in...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:42 PM
1st) The Wine Thief
"For the uninitiated, getting comfortable with wine can be a difficult and oddly embarrassing process. “A lot of people are intimidated by wine culture,” says Lori Jackson, a staff member at The Wine Thief. “We try...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:45 PM
1st) Amity Wine & Spirits
Not only is this liquor store sure to have whatever it is you’re looking for, odds are Amity Wine and Spirits has stuff you want and didn’t even know you wanted. That’s because Amity is not your average...