| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The final verse of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s 1974 hit single “Sweet Home Alabama” — “Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers / and they've been known to pick a song or two” — probably confused generations of pre-Wikipedia radio...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 8:44 AM
Tiaras, fascinators, hats and more – headwear is all the rage in wedding attire these days, thanks to England’s über-stylish princess-to-be. Not only does Kate Middleton rarely leave home without something on her head, for her own upcoming...
| May 3, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Wedding bling is big business.
Last year, couples spent $9.64 billion on engagement rings and wedding bands, according to the Engagement and Wedding Ring Report 2011 released this week by The Wedding Report, a Tucson, Ariz.-based wedding market-...
| May 23, 2011
| 12:57 PM
Music is an integral part of our lives. My early ice skating days evolved around picking just the right music that would be both uplifting and inspiring while pleasing the judges. Today when I hear Les Miserables, “On My Own” I still can&...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:32 AM
By Deb Acord
Americans love technology. The quest for the newest gadgets that keep us connected anytime, anywhere, fuels our society.
So it shouldn’t be surprising to learn that consumers are beginning to view the switch to...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:05 AM
There has been a lot of good news for Chrysler, maker of Dodge cars and trucks, over the last year. Sales for 2011 are up 25 percent, well ahead of the 15 percent increase in the overall market. And in November, sales rose 43 percent, while the market was...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Red Pens, everyone has used them, especially teachers. But one teacher takes their love for red pens to a whole different level. This teachers name is Dylan Connor.
Mr. Connor is a Latin teacher at Bunnell High School in Stratford...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Cars with high scores in crash tests are hot commodities. Here’s how to size up the best model in your price range.
By Jim Gorzelany
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, 32,885 people died in motor vehicle crashes in...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:16 AM
By Paula MacPherson
The 2013 Lexus GS 350 ventures into fun-to-drive territory. The car is still very comfortable. The ride may be slightly firmer than I expected, but it’s still a luxurious way to get around town.
Driving the car is quite easy....
| Apr 10, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Wedding dress trends are chic and dramatic compared to prior years. It’s not uncommon to see a bride wearing a powerful color rather than the traditional white, a mini dress or a dress with a dramatic slit.
The ultra-romantic look is back,...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 10:49 AM
For many years, Stratford, Connecticut's Bunnell High School marching band has been a talented club of musicians.
The band has competed in various competitions throughout the country and have taken home nine state championships. The...