| Feb 18, 2015
| 2:02 PM
How interior designers work is the topic of a free program Tuesday, Feb. 24 at the Middlesex County Public Library.
"Talk to an Interior Designer" runs from 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m. featuring Pam Deihl, a professional interior designer, according to a release...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:21 PM
HARTFORD – Athletic fundraising takes on many forms and serves many purposes as UConn proved again this year when it announced the Werth family name would be attached to the basketball practice facility on campus.
Earlier this week, Notre Dame...
| Feb 14, 2015
| 7:07 PM
Oh, dear, the deer are doing it again – eating everything in sight in your lovely yard.
Late winter can be your worst deer-related nightmare because it's when their natural food supply of acorns, grasses and tender foliage is pretty much gone....
| Feb 16, 2015
| 9:54 AM
Free soil testing and gardening advice will be available at the Connecticut Flower and Garden Show, Thursday, Feb. 19, through Sunday, Feb. 22, at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford.
The University of Connecticut Soil Testing Laboratory...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 11:13 AM
Robert Oliver French (Bob) was born in Los Angeles, CA, to Oliver Edwin French and Frances Annette Myers. He passed away peacefully in Pasadena at the age of 92.
He moved to Glendale soon after starting school, and went to R.D. White, Wilson,...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 4:17 PM
This week, I had a chance to catch up with Deputy Sean Scoles of the Newport Beach Harbor Patrol. Scoles' duties included monitoring the mooring fields, keeping the moorings' maintenance schedule, contacting derelict boat owners, maintaining a mooring...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 7:58 PM
With nearly 50 million citizens age 65 and older living in the United States and Canada, seniors represent one of the fastest growing population segments, but also a demographic commonly targeted for crime. As the senior population continues to increase...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:46 AM
Groundhog Day is just over a week away, but regardless of whether Punxsutawney Phil and Connecticut's Chuckles see their shadows or not, signs of spring in February and March are hard to find.
Outdoors, that is. Inside, it's another story.
| Nov 18, 2014
| 8:27 AM
With a goal of preserving its storied history while ensuring residents' dealings with the village avoid becoming too cumbersome, Plainfield's Village Board voted Monday to change the town's demolition ordinance.
The new ordinance seeks to simplify the...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 1:51 PM
I'm a stickler for proper identification. I understand not everyone is a stickler and I appreciate that.
I fall somewhere in the middle between hard-core birder and recreational birding enthusiast. Still, it's important to have the proper names but I've...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 9:56 AM
The Chicago Bears’ search for a new general manager soon could come to a close, with former Bears staffer Chris Ballard the presumed front-runner to succeed Phil Emery.
Here are eight things you should know about Ballard.
-- He played football...