Saturday's "Lift Up Love City" benefit will help post-hurrican St. John

Darin Keech (Submitted)

On Saturday in Mystic, a charity event takes place benefitting St. John, a consituent district in the U.S. Virgin Islands that was seriously decimated by Hurricane Irma. Local musician and part-time St. John resident Darin Keech will perform.



Daniel Pearl memorial concert takes place Friday in NL

The annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days concerts take place across the globe this weekend. In New London, local musicians will take part with a performance Friday at the Washington Street Coffee House.

I-Park opens its doors to the public

I-Park, the East Haddam “art park,” will be opening its doors again this Sunday and welcoming the public during its “October Open Studios” event to meet and view the works of the six resident artists who have been living...


Mystic’s ties to early Key West

You might think that places like Mystic and Key West — 1,550 miles and four climate zones apart — wouldn’t have a shared past, but they do.

Rick's List - The Modern Social Contract edition

Recently, buying my wife a birthday present, the check-out interrogation by the sales clerk wasn't all that much fun — and not just because she had a voice that reminded me of someone stepping on a turkey. It was because the...



Upcoming concerts and shows

Judy Collins — Dec. 22, 23 at Katharine Hepburn Center; tickets on sale at noon today; $75, $78

Robin Thicke — Dec. 31 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday; $39

Power Rangers Live — March 16 at Foxwoods' Fox Theater; tickets on sale now; $39.50, $49.50

Dancing with the Stars: Live! — Jan. 27 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $45

Alice Cooper — March 8 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $30, $45

Celtic Woman — March 30 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale now; $25-$45