| Feb 19, 2013
| 9:48 AM
Because I don’t have a seat on our town’s Board of Education and I’ve never spent hours trying to decipher school budgets I feel kind of funny asking this, but …
Why is our school calendar such a mess?
This summer will be the...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 8:12 AM
The banks of the Connecticut River have a little known liquid asset. Looking for serenity now? The Hartford Belle is a 47-foot cruiser offering both exploration and relaxation. "This is a character boat built in 1992 to match the1920's era type...
| Aug 26, 2010
Strolling the sidewalks of Mystic Seaport is always an educational treat, but, if you haven't seen the historic seaside village from the water, then you've missed the boat!
"Our main goal at Mystic Seaport is to get everyone to take a boat ride," says...
| May 12, 2011
| 9:52 AM
With gas prices sky high, we can't forget the gorgeous destinations available to us, right here in Connecticut. Gilette Castle in East Haddam begins it's season this coming weekend and the grounds have never looked so beautiful. "The view of the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 5:18 PM
Once known mainly for helping newly-arrived immigrants from Italy, the Order of Sons of Italy in America now raises money for research into various diseases.
Members of the Grand Lodge of Illinois and Wisconsin also appreciate good Italian food and...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 4:34 AM
* China trade data weak
* Boeing finds cracks in wings of Dreamliners in production
* Futures down: Dow 21 pts, S&P 2.5 pts, Nasdaq 0.75 pts
By Chuck Mikolajczak
NEW YORK, March 10 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures
edged lower on Monday, on the...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:14 AM
* Bolsa ve toma de ganancias tras tocar mÃ¡ximo desde 25 de
* Peso se consolida en nuevo rango de 13.10 a 13.20 por
* Deuda de largo plazo opera mixta
MEXICO DF, 7 mar (Reuters) - La bolsa de MÃ©xico caÃa el
viernes debido a que los...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 10:54 AM
After a survey a few years ago showed interest in moving first semester final exams in Maine Township High School District 207 to before winter break, nothing was done, but now another survey is asking the same question.
District spokesman Dave Beery...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 5:17 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA — The Atlanta Braves and the travel team disguised as the Detroit Tigers combined for seven errors Wednesday. Champion Stadium at Disney was about three-fourths full. And the last portion of the game was played in a steady rain...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Chicago Public Schools is again changing its school calendar, with classes beginning after Labor Day next school year.
Last year, CPS moved to a single calendar for all schools and classes started Aug. 26. On Wednesday the school board approved a new...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Feb 20 (Reuters) - Chicago Mercantile Exchange live cattle
futures on Thursday rose slightly on positioning before the U.S.
Department of Agriculture's monthly Cattle On Feed report on
Friday, traders said.
* Analysts expect Friday's data to show U.S....