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  • On Local Level, Connecticut's Red Is Showing

    On Local Level, Connecticut's Red Is Showing
    Everybody knows that Connecticut is a blue state. The General Assembly is packed with Democrats, our congressional delegation got rid of its last Republican in the 2008 election, we have a Democratic governor and we haven't voted for a Republican for...
  • Tom Foley's charges: Blunder or brilliant?

    Tom Foley's charges: Blunder or brilliant?
    Republican Tom Foley, the party’s unsuccessful gubernatorial candidate in 2010 who is exploring a run in 2014, appeared on a talk show Sunday and began his thus-far-unofficial campaign by insinuating that the administration of Gov. Dannel P....
  • Tony Sheridan dies; singer backed by Beatles on 'My Bonnie' was 72

    Tony Sheridan dies; singer backed by Beatles on 'My Bonnie' was 72
    The first song the broader world heard from the Beatles wasn't one of the pop-music gems that seemed to flow so effortlessly from the pens of John Lennon and Paul McCartney, nor was it any of their versions of American R&B and blues songs that were a...
  • Best Place To Pamper Yourself

    Best Place To Pamper Yourself
    1) Jessica's Color Room Salon 558 Newfield St.  Middletown  (860) 344-8677 www.jessicascolorroom.com   2) Art of Touch Therapeutic Massage and Skin Care   3) Lavender Fields Day Spa 3) The Spa at Norwich Inn  
  • Church of England oks gay bishops if they remain ceibate

     
    Religion News Service reporter Trevor Grundy writes about the Anglican Communion's approval — with conditions — of gay bishops: CANTERBURY, England (RNS) The Church of England on Friday (Jan. 4) confirmed that it has dropped its prohibition on...
  • PASSINGS: Frederic Franklin, David Morris Kern

    PASSINGS: Frederic Franklin, David Morris Kern
    Frederic Franklin Dancer helped popularize modern ballet in U.S. Frederic Franklin, 98, a British-born dancer who helped popularize modern ballet in the United States, died Saturday at a Manhattan, N.Y., hospital of complications from pneumonia,...
  • Summer Kicks In With Connecticut Theater Hot-Weather Fare

    Summer Kicks In With Connecticut Theater Hot-Weather Fare
    It’s time for A Midsummer Night’s Drama. And Comedy. And Musicals. And More. Summer outdoor theater presentations (and some indoor ones, too) that are synonymous with summer are kicking in all over the state. They include: Connecticut Free...
  • Crime & Punishment: Belligerent Turtles in Plainville

    Crime & Punishment: Belligerent Turtles in Plainville
    Plainville has apparently been invaded by belligerent turtles. Resident Dan Spisak told the Bristol Press he witnessed two 40-pound snapping turtles chasing ducks at a town park. He says he picked them up by the tails, stashed them in a cooler and...
  • Clothing Designer Jeffrey Banks Speaks at the Mattatuck Museum This Friday

    Clothing Designer Jeffrey Banks Speaks at the Mattatuck Museum This Friday
    Jeffrey Banks, an award-winning clothing designer for men and women, discusses his book Preppy: Cultivating Ivy Style at the Mattatuck Museum on July. 19. The discussion is presented in conjunction with The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich, an...
  • Film Review: 'Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa'

    Buffoonish Norfolk DJ Alan Partridge, one of Steve Coogan and the BBC's finest comic creations, makes an effortless transition to the bigscreen in "Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa," a scissor-sharp comedy of ineptitude and failure. Crisply directed by Declan...
  • The Story of Preppy Style, From Downtrodden Immigrants to Hip-Hop Moguls

    The Story of Preppy Style, From Downtrodden Immigrants to Hip-Hop Moguls
    The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich On view through Sept. 8., Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., Waterbury, mattatuckmuseum.org   Imagine that you have taken LSD and suddenly find yourself inside the Bush family manse in Kennebunkport...
  • Lawmakers OK Sale Of Remaining Norwich State Hospital Land

    Lawmakers OK Sale Of Remaining Norwich State Hospital Land
    With its decaying walls and ceilings, Gothic Revival architecture and history as a hospital for the mentally ill, Norwich State Hospital has inspired rumors of ghosts and the occult. Now the site is slated to serve as a new home for an entertainment...