Historic houses join together to have a bigger impact


Sixteen historic houses in southeastern Connecticut have combined forces to create the Historic House Museums of Southeastern Connecticut trail and accompanying brochure.

CALENDAR

BITS AND TIPS

COLUMNS

Catch up with the catbirds

Although dozens of migrating species are arriving here each day, only a few can actually be enticed to our feeders.

Rick’s List: Fred’s Shanty Parking Edition

If you live in New London's Sixth District, you probably travel down Pequot Avenue with some frequency.

ENTERTAINMENT BLOGS

BIG TICKET

Upcoming concerts and shows

Fifth Harmony — July 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27: $39

Charlie Puth, Nick Fradiani, Nelly, more — June 19 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; $35, $55

George Benson — July 21 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. May 27; $59

A.J. Croce — July 22 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale now; $25-$28

Joe Walsh — July 23 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale now; $45-$75

Blink-182 — Sept. 2 at Xfinity Theatre, Hartford; tickets on sale now; $18-$68

DEAR ABBY

Gay man doesn’t welcome attention from female friend

DEAR ABBY: I’m a 51-year-old gay male.

Woman sees herself as abuser after couple’s stormy breakups

DEAR ABBY: After reading some of your columns concerning abusive, controlling relationships, I realize that I am in one, but not in the way you assume. I am the abuser.

Man’s long fingernails are touchy subject for girlfriend

DEAR ABBY: I am a 65-year-old widow and recently started dating a 66-year-old man.

Teen’s friendship with older man draws fire from parents

DEAR ABBY: My 18-year-old daughter, a junior in high school, is still living at home.

Give thanks on Memorial Day during moment of remembrance

DEAR ABBY: Americans are at their best when they unite around a noble purpose.

Mom objects when kids are made to pay for roughhousing

DEAR ABBY: We visit my in-laws two or three times a year.

Mom who wanders at night could be ill or just nosy

DEAR ABBY: My mom lives with me and my hubby.

HOROSCOPES

Your stars - May 31

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Your people skills will be put to the test.