| Jul 2, 2014
| 10:50 AM
The launch of a new toy for girls is happening at Walmart stores in Hartford. Shopkins, small, grocery-themed collectibles from Moose Toys, hit shelves here on June 30th and will be available nationwide by the end of the year. Check out my Q & A over...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Connecticut's Least Responsible Gun Owners: Kevin Merchant reported a handgun had gone missing from his Hartford home and he has no idea where it is. Merchant should particularly know the importance of securing firearms; he is a police officer in...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 11:25 AM
While bundles of roses and peonies are certainly pretty, walking down the aisle with a non-traditional bouquet is a stylish, super modern way to give big impact and personality to your big day.
The options are truly endless, but here are five expert...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Brides-to-be these days have no excuse for not saving money, especially on their milestone-day wardrobe. While many brides have sought out deals on designer gowns at sample sales, second-hand stores and online sites like eBay and OnceWed.com, the latest...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:51 AM
It's Tuesday morning here in Berlin.
Sunday afternoon I left Bradley International Airport, flying to Philadelphia and then on to Berlin following a short layover in Brussels.
I met up with two of my program-mates at the aiport in Berlin: Derrall...
| May 17, 2012
| 1:51 PM
Savvy car buyers often avoid buying a brand-new because of the immediate depreciation.
The same principle can apply to wedding gowns. If you buy a gently used bridal frock, you can easily save 20 percent or more.
Even better, if you can simply borrow...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 12:32 PM
Thank guests for attending your soirée with these easy DIY reminders of the big day.
Purchase a pile of your favorite local fruit and wrap each snack in a way that works with your overall wedding décor, such as an adorable burlap sack...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:46 PM
It isn't every day that a longtime business suddenly closes.
In fact, at the A-Treat Bottling Co. plant in Allentown on Monday, it seemed like business as usual for the 97-year-old soda maker.
Kids were shoveling the snowy sidewalks. Distributors came...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 2:30 AM
Q: What can you tell me about this platter inherited from my grandparents? Does the mark indicate that it was made between 1870-1896?
A: Noting that "Ltd." is missing from the mark on her ceramic piece, our reader wonders if the wording (or lack thereof)...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 9:01 AM
A one-time Leesburg aviation figure who lied about the airworthiness of a propeller sold on eBay to an Oregon buyer was sentenced to one year in federal prison, officials announced today.
Clive Felix Ure, 58, of Zephyrhills also must pay more than $67,...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 8:09 AM
EBay plans to cut 2,400 jobs, or 7 percent of its staff, in the first quarter to simplify its structure and boost profit ahead of a planned separation of its business.
The job cuts will fall across its marketplaces, PayPal and enterprise businesses....