| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Are you hosting Thanksgiving? Or maybe you're one of the estimated 46 million Americans expected to travel for the holiday.
Chances are, even if you're not making the turkey, you're responsible for making (or bringing) an app, side dish or dessert. ...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 11:42 AM
Whether you're sick of turkey, catching up with faraway friends or avoiding relatives, several Hartford-area restaurants are extending happy hour and offering dinner specials this holiday week.
Fleming's Restaurant & Wine Bar in West Hartford extends its...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 9:14 AM
As 10 people found themselves homeless after a fire at 80 Prospect Ave in Hartford Wednesday evening, deputy police chief Brian J. Foley took to Twitter to help rescue their holiday.
"HELP PLEASE. Bad Fire. 10 residents without a home tonight and on...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 4:29 AM
I've been trying to teach my children to be thankful for their blessings.
Not just because it's timely, a few weeks away from Thanksgiving, but on a daily basis. We talk about our family, our friends, the roof over our heads, our health and of course,...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Thanksgiving is upon us once again. We had the entire year to prepare after getting inspired during last year’s feast, and yet somehow time always seems to get away. If the thought of scrambling to assemble a last-minute Thanksgiving dinner seems...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 7:39 AM
By Jim MacPherson
Thanksgiving has a special meaning in our family. Forget "Over the river and through the woods…" My wife was born on Thanksgiving Day, which means the holiday takes on added significance for us. As a result, we generally...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 4:23 PM
This year's 6th annual Have a Heart Dinner on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, will be a saucy affair. You might also say it will be gravy.
That is, for the first time, the community meal will feature a competition among Elgin residents of all sorts for...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:00 PM
Virginia and Virginia Tech both will welcome opponents to the Commonwealth next football season for Friday night games, but Thursday night home games for each of the programs will have to be put on hold for another season.
The Atlantic Coast...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:05 AM
There’s no question, David C. Cassidy said, that while the holidays can be a wonderful time and an opportunity for the family to spend happy days together, it can be extra stressful for those who are being treated in a local hospital.
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:43 AM
An estimated 500-600 participants, not including spectators, turned out for the sold-out 18th annual Tall Trees Turkey Trot Nov. 27 in Glenview.
The event attracted Thanksgiving runners or walkers from Westerville, Ohio to locales like Northbrook,...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 3:38 PM
The mother of a West Chester University student who disappeared on Thanksgiving after a night out with friends tearfully thanked searchers Saturday after her son's body was pulled from the Schuylkill River, less than half a mile downstream from where he...