"Pitch Perfect 2" is hit and miss

Anna Kendrick holds the center with smarts and heart as the Bella who's looking to the future and dreaming of becoming a record producer.

NBC approaching 4 months without Williams decision

NBC still mulling Brian Williams' future after mid-winter suspension

‘Grace and Frankie’ will return for a second season on Netflix

“Grace and Frankie” will be back for a second season, Netflix announced this week via Twitter.

CBS’ Bob Schieffer is ready for retirement

At 78, Bob Schieffer is entitled to reminisce about the “good old days” of reporting. He believes young people coming into the business can also learn from them.

Unscripted TV stripped bare by scripted drama 'UnREAL'

"UnREAL" might be TV's most fully realized reality series.






Keep a watch out for warblers

May is the most exciting time of year for me. It is a time when brook trout are biting, leaves are appearing, days become warmer and woods fill with migrating neotropical warblers.

John Ledyard, globetrotting college drop-out

In 1783 John Ledyard dedicated a book about his travels to Governor Trumbull, Connecticut’s Revolutionary War statesman.



Coming to a venue near you

Russell Peters — Oct. 2 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale now; $40-$65

Beres Hammond – Aug. 8 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale now; $48, $68

Of Monsters and Men – Sept. 26 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. June 5; $35

Changes in Latitudes: Jimmy Buffett Tribute — July 2 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $35

Bob Newhart — Oct. 23 at Bushnell, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $48.50-$68.50

Raekwon, Ghostface Killah — July 19 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $25, $30