| Jul 24, 2013
| 2:01 PM
As if plunging casino revenues weren't enough of a problem for Connecticut's first and biggest tribal casino, former Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Council Chairman Michael Thomas has been found guilty of embezzling more than $100,000 in tribal funds.
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Seth Meyers was a familiar face around Saturday Night Live for many years. He took over for Tina Fey as head writer in 2006 and has been the primary news source for some of us as the Weekend Update anchor for just as long. This past season was his last,...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Father's Day Trolley Special: June 16, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dad rides free with paid family member. The Shoreline Trolley Museum, 17 River St., East Haven, (203) 467-6927, shorelinetrolley.org. Adults $10; seniors $8; kids $6.
Father's Day Cruise:...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 4:07 PM
Connecticut was finally swept into the Northeast's whirlwind of gambling expansion with the introduction of keno to its lottery portfolio to produce revenue for the next budget. It's tapping a market that has proved very profitable for Massachusetts but...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:45 PM
You might recognize Moshe Kasher's face if you watch a lot of comedy TV like "Chelsea Lately" or "John Oliver's New York Stand Up Show," but if not, surely you've come across his work. He's written for "The New Normal" on NBC, appeared on sitcoms "Traffic...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts, the summer growing season is fighting its way into existence. Its first gift to us is the almighty strawberry, the first berry of the summer and a versatile ingredient in the kitchen. While some like to toss a few...
| May 20, 2013
| 2:40 PM
May's full moon shines upon us this weekend, so why don't you get outside while the moon is up to maximize your moon viewing time? End your work week with a Full Flower Super Moon Hike at the Ansonia Nature Center (10 Deerfield Rd., Ansonia, 203-736-1053)...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:40 PM
Saturday Night Live has launched the careers of countless comedians. Now, three of them will return to the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods on May 25. Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller, and Kevin Nealon will each take the stage and perform stand-up routines. Dana...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 9:00 AM
You may remember the goofballs performing at Foxwoods' Fox Theater this week from such cinematic treasures as Old School and The Hangover. From the moment the Dan Band ripped apart "Total Eclipse of the Heart," they secured themselves firmly in our hearts...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 8:55 AM
If you're a regular viewer of "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson," you make recognize Comix at Foxwoods headliner for this weekend. Greg Warren, who's also appeared on "Coming to the Stage" on BET, performs four shows from Jan. 3-5.
| Dec 18, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Many a way to celebrate the impending Mayan-foretold apocalypse this week:
Heaven or Hell-themed End of the World Party: Hosted by Steve Tefft, music by DJ JD. Dec. 21, 9 p.m., Shrine Asian Kitchen, Lounge and Nightclub, 240 MGM Grand Dr., Mashantucket,...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Cafe Nine, 250 State St. New Haven, (203) 789-8281, cafenine.com, 9 p.m., $15. Cafe Nine will have music, a buffet and champagne toasts.
Il Monticello, 577 S. Broad St. Meriden, (203) 265-3553, ilmonticello.com, 8:15 p.m.-1:15 a.m., $45. The Annual...