Two shows open at Lyme Art Association


Lyme Art Association opens two exhibitions on Friday.Lyme Art Association opens two exhibitions on Friday.

CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

Cozy up with roost-box residents

In a world where few things can be counted on I have found one simple yet intriguing ritual that occurs each day at sunset.

Rick’s List: Inauguration Entertainment Edition

Rick Koster offers weekly lists of ideas, notions and things that must be seen to be believed.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Amy Schumer — March 2 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $54-$134

Sarah Silverman — April 29 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $44-$54

Jason Aldean — May 19, 20 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $79, $99

Def Leppard — April 12 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $59-$129

Monica, Donell Jones, Mario — Feb. 15 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $58-$178

Jordan Smith — March 31 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $30

Zac Brown Band — July 6 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Jan. 20; $40.75-$81.25

 

DEAR ABBY

Parent drafted into adoption stops short of forming a bond

DEAR ABBY: After planning to not have children, my partner and I had to adopt one of his family members.

Girls’ friendship changes as toddlers become teens

DEAR ABBY: I have known “Kathy” for 13 years.

Couple’s long, joyful marriage is based upon three principles

DEAR ABBY: Many of your published letters come from unhappy married women.

Learn to manage anger before exploding at kids

DEAR ABBY: I am a 23-year-old woman, and I know I should have a lot more patience than I do right now.

Mom and ex at loggerheads over daughter’s cellphone

DEAR ABBY: I bought my 11-year-old daughter a cellphone.

Photo of mom in body bag infuriates grieving daughter

DEAR ABBY: My mother passed away in my home almost exactly a year ago.

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - Jan. 22

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Put out feelers for part-time work that has long-term potential.