Category: Good Times

Laughter and curiosity will arise next week

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Ready to laugh and ready to raise a few eyebrows? Well, prepare for a journey into the odd little world of playwright David Ives as Southington Community Theatre prepares to be your thespian guides. The…

The future’s so bright…

The energy was high when The Bright Futures tour hit the Dome at the Oakdale in Wallingford on Oct. 25. It was a hot and sweaty dance party on the floor as Fitz and the Tantrums,  Capital Cities, and the…

Now, about that Louis Vuitton just sitting in your closet

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR If you’re waiting for that $5,000 Louis Vuitton bag you covet to go on sale, well, you’ll have to keep on waiting. As Sarah Davis, the owner of Fashionphile in California explains it, Louis Vuitton—and…

Applebee’s to treat veterans on Nov. 11

Applebee’s will continue its tradition of free thank you meals to veterans and active duty military on Veterans Day, Monday, Nov. 11. Applebee’s is also encouraging Guests to show their gratitude by leaving a message for current and former military…

Comedian Howie Mason yucks it up for St. Philip House

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Weird things happen to Howie Mason. How do we know? Because he said so. And those “odd” moments are what drives his style of comedy, said Mason in a recent phone interview. Mason serves as…

Concert at Gloria Dei on Sunday

The next musical event at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Bristol will take place on Sunday, Nov. 3. The concert will feature organist Natasha Ulyanovsky, cellist, Peter Dzialo and Mezzo Soprano Monika Krajewska. The free concert will begin at 3…

From ‘X Factor’ to breaking out: Emblem3 opens for Selena Gomez

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Emblem3 reached the top four in season two of “X Factor.” And their debut album, “Nothing to Lose,” has achieved a landmark for the reality competition. Debuting at No. 10 on the Billboard charts, the…