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.

Miss USA hopes Trump can unify Americans after divisive vote

The U.S. candidate in the Miss Universe pageant said Wednesday she did not vote for Donald Trump but she hopes the president-elect can unify Americans at a “nerve-wracking” point in U.S. history.

Hoppy beer a lot-alcohol treat

Golden Road presents a light drinking variation of their IPA

The second Peter Ash novel moves comfortably into Jack Reacher territory

Books-wise, it's always iffy and weird to splash into the middle of an existing series. But, after receiving an advanced reader's copy of Nick Petrie's "Burning Bright" and getting hooked in the first 10 pages, I then realized this was his second novel starring emotionally damaged Afghan/Iraq...

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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.

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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