| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 7:35 AM
After its launch was delayed for a month by the Madison, Wis., city attorney, the Snuggle House was cleared and scheduled to open on Nov. 15 to provide in-bed, pajama-clad “intimate, non-sexual touch(ing)” for $60 an hour. “So many...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:07 AM
When the boys were both born, we were the proud owners of a small, yellow Cape on a quiet road near Fairfield University. We bought the house when we got engaged...choosing this large yet welcoming town because I was working in Hartford, my husband in...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:06 AM
Well, we still have no power...and we found out last night that our Halloween parades - at school and in town - are cancelled because of the downed trees and power lines in our area....a result of Hurricane Sandy. Town officials are trying to keep the...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Last year, I did a Mommy Minute story about Bikes For Kids, a wonderful, local organization with a simple mission: all children deserve to enjoy a bicycle. In a crammed garage, a few guys refurbish used bikes for boys and girls in need. They are intense...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 7:44 AM
More than 600 members of the New York Fire Department were devastated by Hurricane Sandy. Many of them lost their homes, clothes and mementos during the super storm. Firefighters from Deep River have been down in Breezy Point for the last few weeks,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 6:59 AM
Some Lyme moms have come together to make a generous teacher's idea come to life....a gesture that will help families devastated by Hurricane Sandy enjoy the holidays.
Lyme Consolidated teacher, Kim Strachan, along with her family, lost all of her...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:57 PM
If you're shopping in the Milford area early on Black Friday, Plan B is open from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. for your brunch needs.
The special menu includes a bourbon pancakes and eggs bar ($10,) with fixings: bacon and sausage, bourbon maple syrup, powdered...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:04 PM
CANTON — It's a fact of life that children outgrow bicycles as they grow. A local Girl Scout troop is hoping to take advantage of that to help needy families.
The Girl Scouts are planning to collect used bicycles and scooters that will be given to...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:31 AM
In hopes of expediting the rebuilding of its city pier, Pompano Beach has found a company that will replace it despite the fact the old pier hasn't even been demolished yet.
The City Commission recently approved an $185,000 contract with Royal Palm...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 1:46 PM
House Democrats seem to have fallen in love with the discharge petition this year. A rarely used and almost never successful procedural gambit, the discharge petition allows a bill to move out of committee and onto the floor if it is signed by a...