Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). ical alerts won't go away - Mac Software Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In ical alerts won't go away smiting2000 Posted: July 13, 2007 2:40PM in Mac Software edited January 2014 every time I open iCal, I get a window with a long list of alarms of things that I dismissed weeks ago. Has anyone else had this problem? if so, how did you fix it? Sign In or Register to comment.