Tips for a better, easier breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day


As the team leader for many of the breakfasts our family has orchestrated over the years, I’ve developed a few best practices.

Drinking coffee and wine good for microbes in the gut, scientists say

Scientists have some great news for those who love coffee, tea and wine: Drinking any of these beverages is associated with a healthier and more diverse community of microbes living in the gut.

A changing of the guard at Parade Pizza

The Captain may have departed, but the Parade continues at New London’s longtime pizza shop on Bank Street.

Eat like royalty with this 'Super' recipe

I fell in love with British superstar chef Jamie Oliver during his "Jamie at Home" years.

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Rick’s List: Novel Rewrites Edition

Following the trend of film remakes, Day columnist suggests some famous novels ripe for plot adjustments.

Taking life back from cancer

This column isn’t about me. It’s about two other cancer patients, one whom I know intimately because I share half his genes and see him all the time, and the other is an eternally 9-year-old girl I only know through Facebook.

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Al Pacino — June 3 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. April 29; $125

98º, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera — Aug. 5 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. April 29; $30 - $75

George Winston — Nov. 2 and 3 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $60 - $65

Taylor Hicks — July 9 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $46 - $50

The Australian Pink Floyd Show — Aug. 10 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. April 29; $29.50 - $39.50

Nick Swardson — July 9 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $36.50 - $46.50