| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:58 AM
We all remember this brutally honest blog post, by Jennifer Meer, a contributor to the Huffington Post, called "Distracted Living". This West Hartford mother admits to responding to a "ping" on her computer and answering an email while her daughter was...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:10 PM
A West Hartford mom's brutally honest blog post - called Distracted Living - is going viral on the web.
Jennifer Meer, a contributor to the Huffington Post, writes about a seemingly ordinary night when she placed her 3-year-old daughter in the bath tub,...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 7:09 AM
I don't know about you, Moms, but we are swimming in candy after a super-fun Halloween!
Do we eat it? Do we toss it? Do we donate it?
Here are some great ideas from Betsy Brown Braun, a blogger for Huffington Post Parents.
1. Let the kids eat as...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Downtown London residences are known to be staggeringly expensive, but media blogger Sam Cookney calculated in October just how much. Cookney said he can live in an upscale apartment in Barcelona, Spain, and commute almost every workday to London (700...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 1:53 PM
RAMALLAH, West Bank – Actress Scarlett Johansson is taking heat from Palestinian activists for becoming a brand ambassador for SodaStream International Ltd., an Israeli company that operates a factory in the West Bank settlement of Maale Adumim....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:32 AM
A weekly listing of intriguing, wacky, useful, provocative and otherwise interesting links that readers and I have come across and think you might want to see. Penn & Teller's popular Showtime series devoted to debunking popularly held views -- let's........
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:30 AM
NBCUniversal's news division has made a minority investment in NowThis News, styled as a next-generation mobile-social video news provider, in a bid to better reach millennials and other digital audiences -- which are watching far less TV news these days....
| Jan 14, 2014
| 5:29 PM
WASHINGTON — The alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks has written a rambling, deeply religious manifesto that suggests Muslims should not use violence to spread Islam — a sharp departure from his earlier boasts of waging...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
AOL has cut a content-licensing pact with MiTu Network, a producer of Latino-focused digital video content, which promises to further expand MiTu's reach beyond YouTube.
Under the deal, AOL has rights to distribute MiTu's original and partner-produced...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Viacom said it has formalized the creation of a new ad-sales unit devoted to creating special content for advertisers that can be seen on its cable networks, in digital venues, and, if it's good enough, in news stories and online posts.
The new unit,...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Tony Bennett, an American music legend, will perform at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk on March 16, promoters announced this week. Remarkably, the 87-year-old vocalist is still touring steadily and still releasing records. A new compilation, "The Classics,"...