| Feb 24, 2015
| 6:21 PM
ENFIELD — The school district may know before May 1 if the two high schools, which will merge into one starting in 2016, can join up for a co-op football program this fall, Enrico Fermi High School Principal Paul Newton told the school board on...
| Feb 21, 2015
| 11:42 AM
Last year, Michael and Suzanne Naler won a landscape makeover for their backyard in Newport News, courtesy of Landscapes by Eric Bailey of York County.
Before the $10,000 redo, the yard was bland, according to the Nalers. They won the prize at a 2014...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 2:28 PM
The pursuit of sailing is fighting head winds.
Beyond the blow from the Great Recession, sailing faces pressure from aging baby boomers turning toward powerboats and millennials enjoying broader leisure options, industry leaders say.
The number of U....
| 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 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 20, 2015
| 3:03 PM
A last-minute holiday shopping rush helped lift toy sales 4 percent in 2014, driven by growth in building sets and electronics as well as the mammoth popularity of all things "Frozen," according to market research firm NPD Group.
Toy sales in the U.S....
| Jan 21, 2015
Members of the Boca Raton Garden Club will install and name a bench in their garden as a memorial to their immediate past president and the woman who put the club on the map.
Carol Brown died suddenly on Dec. 26. She was 54 and lived in Boca Raton for...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Citizens United vs. Federal Election Commission turns 5 this month, but the damage from the Supreme Court's revolutionary ruling on campaign finance is just beginning to be felt.
Scholars and pundits will undoubtedly mark the anniversary with commentary...
| 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...
| Feb 6, 2015
“The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2,” the final installment in the Jennifer Lawrence-starring film franchise, will be shown in IMAX […]...