| Jan 20, 2011
| 7:58 AM
Actress, model and community activist Sallie Toussaint -- a former "Miss USA" and "Miss Connecticut" -- has journeyed from Hartford's North End to New York City and Hollywood. She has scored minor roles in "The Sopranos" and "The Departed" and has been...
| Sep 26, 2014
Steven T. Seagle is getting back to basics for his new four-issue Image series “Imperial,” which follows an everyman named […]...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Governor's Prevention Partnership will host its 25th Anniversary Governor's Luncheon, featuring keynote speaker, Doug Glanville, former MLB centerfielder, ESPN analyst and author of "The Game From Where I Stand." NBC Channel 30's Lisa Carberg is event...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 7:32 PM
HARTFORD -- This beauty pageant had a twist: Contestants walked the runway in saris instead of swimsuits and super-thin was not in.
Welcome to Miss India Connecticut, held Sunday afternoon at The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts. The biannual...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:19 AM
Looks like Miss CT trumped Miss USA.
Heidi Voight, who was the 2006 Miss Connecticut, has been named the new traffic reporter at NBC Connecticut.
Voight will join its weekday morning news team as a morning traffic and general assignment reporter....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 7:56 AM
The new Miss America will be crowned Sunday night, but the competition has already begun with the first of three nights of preliminary rounds. Miss Florida Victoria Cowen has already taken one of the early awards, although she had to share the spotlight...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The 2015 Miss America competition lost the TV ratings crown to "Sunday Night Football," according to early Nielsen ratings.
Down 25% from last year's pageant, the competition, won by Miss New York Kira Kazantsev, earned a rating of 1.5 among the key 18-...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:08 PM
There's a lot of beauty pageants that clamber for your attention throughout the year, and the latest is the Miss Florida USA pageant, which will crown a new Miss Florida USA this Saturday in Fort Lauderdale.
There are 70 contestants from around the...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Well, that didn't take long. Donald Trump is already coming after Rosie O'Donnell again.
The irascible real estate tycoon and "Celebrity Apprentice" star lashed out at his old nemesis O'Donnell just a day after the comedian officially rejoined ABC's...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Sierra McCormick (Disney's "A.N.T. Farm"), Grace Phipps ("Teen Beach") and Ronen Rubinstein have been cast as the leads in the indie horror film "Some Kind of Hate."
"Hate" begins shooting this week in Los Angeles with Adam Egypt Mortimer directing...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:05 AM
Homer Glen now ranks as the hometown of two of the prettiest women in the country, both daughters of a Homer Glen politician, with the younger making it to the final six in this month's Miss USA pageant.
"I've lived in Homer Glen in the same house my...