| Dec 7, 2012
| 6:00 AM
Gingerbread houses are a time-honored holiday tradition. Saturday in Salem, you can visit a gingerbread neighborhood.
The Gingerbread Festival goes from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday in the house in Longwood Park off Craig Avenue in Salem.
| Nov 22, 2012
Ryan Hunter-Reay, the winner of the Indy Racing Series, talks about his hobbies, the year in racing, and visiting New York. PIX11's Lisa Mateo caught up with him at the Empire State Building.
For more information, visit ryanracing.com.
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Republican millionaires have a pretty lousy record running for high office in Connecticut. Linda McMahon's hideously expensive effort ($100 million for self-funded U.S. Senate campaigns in 2010 and 2012) is only the latest and costliest failure.
| Nov 27, 2012
| 6:51 PM
“The Empire State Building, to show off its new LED lights, put on its first ever "light show" on November 26, 2012 at 9PM. The light show was synchronized to Alicia Keys songs Girl is on Fire and Empire State of Mind.
The lighting system,...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 2:32 PM
One Connecticut Republican who may have come out of last week’s elections as a significant loser wasn’t even running for anything. He has his eye on 2014 and he can’t be too happy when he reads the entrails of this election’s GOP...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 5:37 AM
I was in New York City last week.
On Tuesday, Election Day, CNN had big screens in Times Square, and I joined the folks watching the returns. We cheered a lot, especially when CNN turned cameras on us.
On Wednesday, a nor'easter struck NYC. I can't...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In a recent article on gun control hearings in Annapolis ("Opinions differ on Md. gun controls," Feb. 7), Sonia Mangum of Stevensville is quoted as saying, in opposition to limits of the ammunition capacity in gun magazines, "If I am under duress, I am...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 11:00 AM
NEW YORK -- Celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, the Kate Spade brand went back to the source with its fall-winter 2013 collection, paying homage to New York City, down to the yellow checker cabs brought in as props.
The look: Happy chic. Bow-...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 4:52 PM
A strange thing happened at Taft Union High School in Fresno, Calif. this month. A student brought a gun to school and shot a classmate, but no one died. A teacher and school supervisor talked the gunman into surrendering. Both were unarmed.
| Jan 27, 2013
What got into John Rowland, everyone was asking after the former governor and now WTIC-AM 1080 talk show host hammered former Republican Attorney General Nominee Martha Dean over her views on the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
Dean has a...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 7:48 PM
Re. "Commentary: It's time to arm school personnel," (Jan. 9): Chuck Cassity has the gun issue about as upside-down as a person can.
To begin, he cites "the hysterical pleadings from the gun-haters." The only hysteria I've heard is from his side of the...