| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:25 PM
Connecticut will move forward with a change in regulation to expand the Medical Marijuana Program by adding three medical conditions to the original 11 that allow a person to buy and use marijuana in the state.
Consumer Protection Commissioner Jonathan A...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:00 AM
For nearly 40 years, Sam Fuller has made his home in the Villa Carlotta, a 1920s Hollywood apartment building whose Juliet balconies and wrought-iron grilles conjure the romance of old Italy and Spain.
Louella Parsons got married in the lobby. Adolphe...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 8:00 AM
What to look for in a surgical weight loss program
It’s easy to over-indulge in our culture. Just think of how holidays and events are occasions to eat: Thanksgiving, holiday parties, New Year’s Eve, Super Bowl and March Madness just to name...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 8:28 PM
I tend to be optimistic most of the time. My father, who sometimes bordered on delusional optimism, likely shaped my outlook. I am grateful for his positive approach to life and certain that had he been pessimistic, my life would be darker in ugly ways....
| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Sometimes I daydream about having a coach trained to help me get the most out of this old body.
But then, I go on my way, doing what I do.
My personal fitness formula is:
I give myself a grade of A...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 9:00 PM
Have you ever had a sore throat, been stung by a bee, or twisted your ankle? Do you have arthritis, back pain or headaches? Whenever you are in pain, your body makes compounds in response to the injury, which causes temporary redness, heat and swelling....
| Jan 15, 2015
| 2:44 PM
Former state legislator Mandy Dawson was sent back to federal prison — for the fourth time — Thursday after prosecutors said she tested positive for cocaine use while on probation.
Three of the four prison stints Dawson, 58, served in recent...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 1:15 PM
Herbs and spices not only punch up food's appeal, they also can boost your immune system to help your body fight disease. Some herbs and spices have specific benefits, such as calming an upset stomach or aiding in blood sugar control. It's no...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 7:05 AM
Surviving members of the Wildweeds, a popular '60s band who scored a regional hit with "No Good to Cry," will perform together in Connecticut for the first time in 46 years.
Singer/guitarist Big Al Anderson, a founding member of the Wildweeds who...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 4:42 PM
The controversial decision by regulators Wednesday to approve a higher fixed customer fee for Connecticut Light & Power's customers has triggered a strong response from lawmakers and energy advocates who say they will push for legislation to cap those...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:38 AM
After parking at a disabled parking space at the Margate Winn-Dixie, Debbie Mizrahi noticed a man staring at her and shaking his head.
As she tells the story, she asked him if there was something wrong, and he replied, "You have no [expletive] right...