| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:39 PM
A large chunk of Connecticut is being drawn into a new orbit: Massachusetts draws us in through gaming and transportation.
No longer willing to cede the world of casino gambling to Connecticut, the Bay State has commenced a long process to license...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 11:00 AM
Presented by Comix at the MGM Grand Theater, Foxwoods will be hosting a comedian who Rolling Stone deemed the most outrageously funny woman alive. Sarah Silverman, an emmy-award winning artist, will send Foxwoods into a fit of laughter when she hits the...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Exclusive clip of Kelly Clarkson performing "Dark Side" on VH1's "Unplugged."...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 12:52 PM
About two centuries ago, a Connecticut Paugussett woman wove a beautiful basket out of wood splints using the traditional method of local Native peoples. The basket was sold to a farm family, traveled to Ohio, eventually returned to this state and now...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 8:43 AM
Once upon a time, he was one of this state’s most liberal firebrands: a devotee of Ralph Nader, a founder of the Connecticut Citizen Action Group, a post-Watergate Democratic congressman proud of his efforts to help stop funding for the Vietnam War....
| Oct 11, 2011
| 11:36 AM
$35-55, Oct. 14, 8 p.m., Foxwoods, MGM Grand Theater, 350 Trolley Line Boulevard, Mashantucket, (800) 369-9663, foxwoods.com
OK, so why is "Louie" the best show on television?
Written, directed, edited by and starring the comedian Louis C.K....
| Jun 2, 2011
John Oliver's career as lead correspondent on "The Daily Show," active standup performer and occasional actor in TV and movie comedies is quite different from the goals he had at prestigious University of Cambridge.
"I studied English in college, which...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 8:58 AM
It's a high-stakes game involving tens of billions of dollars, FBI busts of offshore poker tycoons, congressional lobbying, odd alliances between religious conservatives and lefty do-gooders, and potential help for Connecticut's two revenue-hungry and...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Massachusetts looks like it’s finally about to fall into the seductive (and lucrative) embrace of casino gambling, and that’s likely to suck bigtime for Connecticut’s casinos and a Connecticut state government addicted to casino cash....
| Nov 16, 2011
| 5:20 AM
Comedian Craig Robinson is one talented dude. If you've been watching him on "The Office" for the past several years, you know that not only is he funny, he's also a great musician. Fitting then that he'll be performing this weekend at Foxwoods with his...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 10:13 AM
HARTFORD — President Obama declared Thursday that Connecticut suffered a "major disaster'' in the pre-Halloween snowstorm, a designation that makes reimbursement easier for cities and towns.
The declaration allows a 75 percent reimbursement to...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 11:25 AM
Most Americans spend Thanksgiving with family, but if you're having a low-key celebration or have no plans at all, may we suggest heading to Foxwoods on Turkey Day this year. A handful of the casino's eateries are hosting Thanksgiving dinners...