| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Think about your favorite -ism. Do you know where it came from? Starting this week, the Florence Griswold Museum is shining a light on the many art world -isms, their traits and origins. Great examples of such styles as Impressionism, Luminism, Realism...
| Feb 15, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Cardinal Edward Egan has had time to think it over and he's not sorry about that outbreak of child sex abuse at the Archdiocese of Bridgeport. Speaking to Connecticut Magazine, Egan, who was bishop of the archdiocese from 1988 to 2000, looked back on...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Unsure of what to do this weekend to pass the time? Consider paying a visit to any of these events, festivals, shows and celebrations taking place on July 28th and 29th.
Connecticut Wine Festival
What: A celebration of Connecticut’s wine industry....
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:20 AM
I don't have a lot of money. It's not uncommon to hear of educated folks in their late 20s and early 30s living paycheck to paycheck because their jobs don't pay well and they have debts (the legal, credit-card and student-loan kind, not the knee-breaky,...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Lyme Art Association opens “The Marine Art Invitational Exhibition” in the Cooper/Ferry and South galleries of its building at 90 Lyme St. in Old Lyme on Friday, Aug. 3.
The show will spotlight art created by Lyme Art Association member...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Found at: Lenny's at the Beach (Old Lyme)
Are people more careful what they drink being at the beach, in the hot sun?
No, people drink what they want to drink, it doesn't matter how hot it is. As far as shots go, I feel I serve more Patron...
| Aug 13, 2012
Suddenly, all eyes are focused on those black satchels that many of us received in the maternity ward after delivering babies: the formula swag bag.
Massachusetts recently became the second state, after Rhode Island, to ban these free bags in a bold move...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Local art students are showing up a storm:
Paier Summer Show: through Aug. 16, Paier College of Art, 20 Gorham Ave., Hamden, (203) 287-3031, paiercollegeofart.edu.
Shoreline Art & Music Exhibit: through Aug. 31, E.C. Scranton Memorial Library, 801...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:12 AM
“Tuesdays,” an exhibit of works created by three local women artists — Angie Falstrom, Judy Friday and Jodi Muench — who meet every Tuesday, will be at the Cooley Gallery, 25 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, through Saturday, Sept. 15....
| Nov 29, 2012
| 6:48 AM
Watercolorist David Dewey is the subject of the newest exhibit in the Chauncey Stillman Gallery at Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, 84 Lyme St. in Old Lyme.
“David Dewey: Painting the Figure with my Students” opens on Friday, Nov. 30, with a...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Thanksgiving is one of the greatest, if not the best holiday this world has to offer. What other day of the year is solely based around eating one’s self into a food coma? While gorging is always great, the prep time and all the anxiety beforehand...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 5:37 AM
This year’s incarnation of Miss Florence's Artist Tree, a holiday tradition at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, will go up on Saturday, Dec. 1 and will stay up until Sunday, Jan. 6.
The Christmas tree is decorated by little palettes painted...