| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:45 PM
By now, you've probably heard about the state's lame-ass new "Connecticut – Still Revolutionary" tourism slogan. Maybe what we need is to juice it up with something historically cool and spooky.
How about adding: "And still Land of the Undead!"...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:04 AM
1) Twice is Nice
Cathy Raynor's Twice Is Nice has been in business for 27 years, operating out of a former ice cream shop on the Boston Post Road. And treasures abound behind Twice Is Nice's pastel pink facade. "[Visitors] can expect a really interesting...
| May 23, 2012
It wasn't a promising start for the hands-on portion of the state finals of the Ford AAA Auto Skills Contest on May 10.
Traditionally held outdoors, rain threatened the finals but only resulted in a 30-minute delay to the 90-minute contest. The...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:49 AM
The Fourth Annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater Awards ceremony will be held June 4 starting at 6 p.m. at the Palace Theatre in Waterbury.
Performances from the nominates shows will be presented at the ceremony.
A total of 19 high schools...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:30 PM
The Brookside Café is located in the small southeastern Connecticut town of Preston, but it’s getting a pretty big reputation for alleged discrimination against gays and minorities.
It also turns out to have connections to some interesting folks up...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Steel Magnolias: In the world of Truvy's local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip. Sat., 8 p.m.,...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Tracey Scalzi is not a registered lobbyist. Nonetheless, Scalzi, who owns tobacco shops in Norwalk and Orange, reportedly approached state legislators to discuss pending legislation, a bill to license smoke shops, and she did so in a lobby —...
| Sep 11, 2012
Meet another member of South Florida's many-sided faith community. This week we're talking with Jane Jishin Faysash, a priest of the Southern Palm Zen Group, based in Boca Raton.
Q: Did you convert from another religion?
A: I grew up Catholic, and I'...
| 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...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 12:54 PM
One person is being treated for injuries after a house fire near Norwich. Very few details are available, but we are told one female was hurt.
The fire was about five miles north of Norwich in Kingman County.
We hope to have more information later in...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:50 AM
For the first time, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has officially sided with a lesbian veteran seeking equal benefits for her spouse.
On June 11, the VA filed a 59-page brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in Washington, D.C.,...