| Jun 6, 2009
Karen Senich, 40, was appointed executive director of the Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism in February 2008 after having served as the commission's acting director for a year. Senich is a Connecticut native who practiced law for 10 years before...
| Dec 17, 2009
| 11:16 AM
See Mystic Seaport as you've never seen it before -- by lantern light for a gorgeous holiday tour. This tradition has been going on for 31 years and it's a Christmas spectacle you don't want to miss.
| Sep 20, 2009
From the day she was launched in 1841, the Charles W. Morgan has been lucky, not an inconsiderable quality in a small, wooden ship that pursued whales beyond what was then the known limit of the watery world.
It was a freak current, according to a...
| Sep 29, 2002
In January 1817, the brig Gleaner had the misfortune to leave Saybrook, West Indies-bound with a cargo of horses and other livestock, just as a winter gale hit.
By the evening of the second day, the brig was wallowing under waves and the horses...