Category: Features

Five come together as one (art show)

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR They are five artists working in different mediums and who draw from different influences. But their work is coming together at Paris in Plantsville to underline the theme evoked by the show’s title, “Sophisticated Absurdities.”…

Listings for June 7

Music listings FRIDAY, JUNE 7 BRISTOL SAVAGE BROTHERS. Downtown Café, 118 Main St., Bristol. DowntownCafeCt.com   OTHER HERE COME THE MUMMIES. 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, Uncasville. Free. MoheganSun.com   THE WATERBURY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA WINE AND MUSIC. 5:30 to…

Listings for May 31

Miscellaneous listings SATURDAY, JUNE 1 BRISTOL KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION COLLECTING DONATIONS. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For a new bridge behind the Korean War monument on Memorial Boulevard. Stop and Shop, 597 Farmington Ave., Bristol.   FAREWELL PARTY UNDER…

The undead arise… and get funky

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR A long, long time ago—5,000 years ago to be more precise—the members of the group now known as Here Come The Mummies found themselves cursed for a life as the undead and, subsequently buried for…

Listings for May 24

Dining listings FRIDAY, MAY 31 BRISTOL PASTA DINNER. Held by BristolAdultResourceCenter (BARC). 4:30, 6 p.m. Bristol Elks Club, South Street, Bristol. $10 for adults, $5 for children. Beverages available separately. (860) 582-9102, ext. 120, (860) 582-9102, ext. 142, (860) 583-4797.…

Listings for May 17

Tick Tick BOOM, above, takes on Sea Tea Improv in the CT Improv Cage Match at Playhouse on Park in West Hartford Friday night.

Dining listings FRIDAY, MAY 17 SOUTHINGTON SOUTHINGTON ELKS LODGE NO. 1669 PASTA DINNER FUND RAISER.  6 to 11 p.m. In honor of Walter Grover. Chicken, pasta with meatballs, green beans, salad, bread, dessert, coffee, draft beer, and wine. Raffles and…