| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:25 PM
'Tis the season of ghouls, goblins and graveyards, so you might be interested in knowing there's nothing in Connecticut law that forbids you burying someone in your own backyard.
That's not to say just anyone can go digging a grave under their kitchen...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 7:55 AM
With its great location on the corner of Bedford and Spring, and folding doors that open onto the street, Barrique Bistro & Wine Bar has the sidewalk café thing down. But diners should not be put off by winter's less welcoming façade. There's seriously...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 9:15 AM
| Feb 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
We arrive at the Morris side of Bantam Lake on a sunny Saturday morning. The rough, expansive ice is already dotted with about a dozen fishing camps, some with fire pits, tents and a gourmet selection of food, pulled in a special sled. One...
| Apr 15, 2015
Stung by a recent vote in Congress, national conservation groups are mustering opposition to the increasing call from many western states to transfer federal lands to state control.
The U.S. Senate last month narrowly approved a budget amendment...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 12:13 PM
There will be no California sardines in the market this summer. But, as much as we’ll miss them, that’s probably a good thing.
Monday the Pacific Fishery Management Council, the group responsible for setting catch limits for California...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 2:45 PM
Four men cited for hunting violations on Gibson Island this winter were ordered Friday to make donations to a Maryland Department of Natural Resources poaching enforcement program.
District Judge Shaem C.P. Spencer also ordered Bryan Webb, 57, of...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 4:18 PM
With the arrival of the trophy rockfish season, let's talk about lures, specifically ones that work like a charm for catch-and-release rockfish in the Susquehanna fishery, and many other places and situations for that matter. Right now all the sport...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 4:42 PM
This is the time of year when local fly and light tackle anglers go happily crazy choosing from the smorgasbord of fishing options.
First, a word of advice: Generally this is a time for trophy fish — stripers, bass, shad, pickerel, pike or panfish....
| Apr 21, 2015
State and federal officials overseeing $1 billion provided by BP PLC to spur recovery from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill said Monday that they're proposing another 10 projects totaling $134 million.
About $700 million to repair environmental damage...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 12:59 PM
Teenage fisherman and outdoorsman Quinn Draz of Naperville has launched a "Funds for Fish" campaign, hoping to buy thousands of fish for young anglers to catch in DuPage County.
Draz, a junior at Neuqua Valley High School, has a background in helping...