Tell Me Something: Twain museum director hopes Bill Murray sees this story

The Hartford historic home and museum has hosted a number of celebrities through the years - Stephen King, Dan Brown, Brad Paisley, Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, Kurt Vonnegut, Jr., Judy Blume, David Baldacci, John Grisham, Joan Didion and Bruce Springsteen among them.

Serve Here CT targets twin evils - unemployment and high student debt

Last fall, in collaboration with Child and Family’s executive director Tom Gullotta, local philanthropist Alva Greenberg launched Serve Here CT, a program that matches qualified applicants between the ages of 18 and 29 with jobs at area nonprofit organizations, schools and municipalities.

Halloween in the land of life and death

Food, music, fantastical architecture make New Orleans ideal holiday visit

It's the funniest thing

If it was up to Kristin Hartnett, life would come with a laugh track automatically installed. It's not the recycled one-liners of Steve Martin and Johnny Carson that give her a chuckle, but rather the experiences people encounter on a daily basis.

On the hunt for memories in the Bahamas

An hour after checking in to Old Bahama Bay Resort & Yacht Harbour in West End, Grand Bahama Island, I feel as though I've entered an Etch-a-Sketch that someone has shaken, leaving just a blank grey screen.

I Remember: Piano music amid falling leaves

Of all the seasons we liked the Geer Avenue walk best in the fall. Drafts of air hugged the ground, sending fallen leaves scurrying in little whirlpools, scraping against the sidewalks.


Catching up on a few happy items

A look at our web page and what's inside the October/November issue


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