Film series connects Lyme Academy College and The Kate


Last spring, the The Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts and The Katharine Hepburn Center formed a collaboration with its “Bridging the Arts” film series.

CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS


Potatoes get a bad rap, but they don’t deserve it

In the two decades I’ve been writing about food and health, one piece of diet advice has remained consistent: Eat more whole plant foods. More vegetables and fruits, more legumes and grains, more tubers and roots. There has been, that I can...


Welcome to the Beverly Hilton, where awards festivities are the norm

Moments after “Moonlight” won the film drama prize at this year’s Golden Globes, guests rushed out of the Beverly Hilton’s International Ballroom and toward lavish studio after-parties.


Put all your eggs into ‘Baskets,’ the dark comedy returning to FX

The second season of “Baskets” is even better than the first season.

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.

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

Mother-in-law’s pop-ins make angry wife pop off

DEAR ABBY: My mother-in-law has begun doing the “pop-in.”

Longtime family friend feels hurt by sulky teen’s attitude

DEAR ABBY: I have had a best friend for more than 20 years.

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.

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - Jan. 24

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): Be the one to bring about positive change.