Category: Lifestyles

Scene On Stage: Becket

French dramatist Jean Anouilh (1910-1987) claims to have written “Becket” “by chance,” after reading an account of 12th-century English history in which some 30 pages were devoted to the story...

April 21, 2016 | comments

Reel Remarks: French New Wave

In some circumstances, conflict brings resolution, criticism gives way to celebration, and formula is abolished by experiment. Welcome, the French New Wave. While not an official movement, the term was...

April 21, 2016 | comments

Clippings: Gardening Events Around Town

It’s time for the Great Spring Perennial Plant Swap, Saturday, April 23 at Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown. Plants must be dropped off between 8:30 and 10 a.m., and plant selection...

April 19, 2016 | comments

Prepping for Summer Salads

By Gretchen Van Benthuysen Local garden centers have begun stocking flats of lettuce and vegetables that do well in cool weather and taste so delicious when you cut, wash and...

April 17, 2016 | comments

Hummingbird Mania

By David Saidnawey Spring is a wonderful time of year for bird and nature lovers. Spring and summer migrants like warblers, kinglets, ospreys and many others are beginning to arrive throughout...

April 16, 2016 | comments