| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:03 AM
We're all looking for fun outings with the kids during the summer and the Roger Williams Park Zoo in Providence, RI has new exhibits dedicated to development of imagination, active play and social interaction.
Phase Two of Hasbro's Our Big Backyard is...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 9:58 AM
For some, just attending a Red Sox game alone would be unforgettable, but for one South Windsor Little League team a whole entire day spent at Fenway Park became a remarkable dream come true.
CVS Caremark put together the All Kids Can Baseball Camp at...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 6:09 PM
CVS stores are offering a coupon booklet to customers who visit the pharmacy for their back-to-school immunizations.
The coupon booklet is valued at $22 and focuses on Johnson & Johnson products.
For more information, visit cvs.com.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 11:50 AM
Night owls now have another shopping option if they run out of diapers or work a second shift.
This month, Target Corp. began inching back its closing time by an hour or two at about half of its U.S. stores. So now, roughly 300 stores are staying open...
| Aug 17, 2014
For months, Advanced Grow Labs LLC — one of Connecticut's four medical marijuana growing companies — slogged through the process of competing for a state license, securing local zoning approvals, and outfitting a building to state...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Orlando-based Williams Co. Southeast has broken ground for Prologis' 124,000-square-foot Building 600, a distribution center at Beltway Commerce Center in Orlando.
"I think the big deal here is that the industrial market is back," said Williams...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 3:06 PM
Summer ended early in the Foothills. In order to accommodate lengthy “winter breaks” and teacher in-service days, public schools across the nation have moved their start date up to mid-August.
The back-to-school calendars are in flux. Most...
| Aug 11, 2014
Cyclist Mark Marshall was pedaling his bicycle from the Farm Fresh to the CVS on Route 10 recently, something he often does when he has a few small errands to run.
Marshall is also the county's sheriff, but he was wearing a bright yellow cyclist's jersey...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:19 PM
My daughter's school wants every first-grader to show up with 20 glue sticks.
That's about two glue sticks per child for every month of the school year.
Did I miss the part of the STEM curriculum that requires 6-year-olds to glue an actual rocket...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 12:47 PM
WETHERSFIELD -- The planning and zoning commission this week unanimously approved plans for nine new bus shelters, most of them to replace existing shelters.
The new shelters come after more than a decade of discussions with CTTransit on what to do...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: Factory orders and inventories for June, non-manufacturing ISM for July, Markit PMI-Services for July, ICSC-Goldman Sachs and Redbook retail chain sales for period ending Aug. 2
Local earnings: Akorn Inc., Archer Daniels Midland Co., Great Lakes...