| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Feb 16, 2015
Q: I have searched for several months and have been unsuccessful trying to track down a recipe that my dad pulled from a Nestle Quik can from about 1971, or 1972. The recipe was for a fudge that either exclusively, or primarily, used Nestle Quik and a...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 10:21 AM
The piece by Colombian artist Fernando Botero had a six-figure price tag.
The painting, Femme habillée par Givenchy, sold for more than $450,000. But the money didn't go to the seller, Millenia Gallery in Maitland.
Instead, the money was wired into...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:30 AM
Despite the dominance of a few giant online hotel booking and search systems, a few niche operators can sometimes steer you to deals you might miss if you rely only on the big guys.
If you've followed the recent developments, you know that Expedia and...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 10:04 AM
Foot traffic was heavy Feb. 21 at the Evanston Township High School for the second Sneaker Exchange presented by the school's Club Exito/Success Club, to buy, trade, sell or check out the many sneakers, many worth hundreds of dollars.