| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:09 PM
— Lauren Andrews and Keri Monteforte, who work together as the nonprofit group 2Moms on a Mission, organized a sale Sunday and Monday to raise money for the town's Enfield Hooah group, which supports local veterans.
More than 40 vendors brought...
| Nov 7, 2013
Interested in meeting the authors and illustrators of some wonderful books for kids? Several events offer a chance to do that.
The 22nd Connecticut Children's Book Fair will bring dozens of acclaimed authors and artists to the Rome Ballroom on the South...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:13 PM
WEST HARTFORD — A teen trivia night being held at Kingswood Oxford School next Friday will raise money for a cause that's very personal for two sophomores.
Twins Austin and Andrew Lemkuil decided to organize the event to benefit the Connecticut...
| Nov 3, 2013
Tyler Jones is a Connecticut guy who grew up in East Hartford, played at Trinity College and gave Kevin Ollie his first set of golf clubs.
So when UConn beat Butler for the NCAA championship in April 2011, he went looking for news about the Huskies. But...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Since May, several fatal crashes involving 16- to 19-year-old drivers and their passengers have occurred in our state. Although not all crashes are the fault of the driver, this age group is susceptible to driver inexperience and poor impulse control. Now...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Tim Callahan has been playing fantasy football for about 10 years.
"I got involved like a lot of people, through my friends," Callahan says. "It's a great way to prove to your friends that you know more than them. I think that's what it's all about....
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:57 AM
William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, based in Shelton, has taken the top spot for large employers in the 2013 Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces awards.
Also winning top awards were Virtus Investment Partners Inc. of Hartford, the top winner in...
| May 29, 2013
As two communities grappled with the loss of teenagers in a weekend car crash, police worked on Tuesday to figure out what caused a van carrying five teens to veer off a road and hit a tree in South Windsor over the weekend.
No charges had been filed...
| Mar 6, 2009
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A 14-year-old boy is dead after he was hit by car Thursday night in Bristol.
Bristol Police have identified him as Henry Waye, 14, of 69 Hull St. in Bristol.
Police said they have located the vehicle involved in the accident and...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 2:49 AM
Meal time can become an incredibly frustrating event when you are a parent of a picky eater.
"If you put a vegetable in front of a kid a dozen times, eventually he will eat it!" say well-intentioned friends and relatives, but it can be difficult....
| Feb 11, 2013
Darlene Jones-Bey knew that she had to change her way of life.
"I was really overweight. I was about 250 pounds," says this Ansonia mom. "I had very high cholesterol. I was at risk for cardiovascular disease, almost borderline diabetic."
| Apr 1, 2009
EAST HARTFORD - - A 3-year-old boy fell from a third-floor apartment window Tuesday, police said.
Police were called to 115 Nutmeg Lane in Woodcliff Estates at about 7:30 p.m. and found the boy lying on the pavement, his sister at his side.