Author: mchaiken

Steampunks, cinema converge at premiere

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR This Friday night, Connecticut audiences can experience a unique partnership between the steampunk universe and the cinematic universe. “Tales of a Broken Reality: Fragments” is a nationwide, collaborative series where anyone with a camera and…

Some jazzy and classic(al) sounds of love

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Love will be in the ear this weekend as the Hartford Symphony Orchestra takes a turn toward Valentine’s Day with “Symphonic Love Potions.” The program features the typical symphonic bonbons that evoke romance such as…

Tramps announce honorees

The Bristol Tramps organization will hold its 47th annual Bristol Tramps Sport Reunion dinner at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington on Friday, April 7. Each April, the Bristol Tramps Sports Reunion honors nine persons, along with one team, that…

Wheeler offering Foster-AWARE parties

Hundreds of children and youth are in Connecticut’s foster care system on any given day. Individuals and families can make a difference by hosting a Wheeler Foster-AWARE Party, where they can help connect Wheeler’s Foster Care Program with their friends,…