| May 8, 2014
| 4:08 AM
Several area attractions featuring animals are offering Mother's Day deals!
Connecticut's Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport is inviting moms in for free this Sunday! The zoo features more than 300 animals and kids under 3 get in free all the time!
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:52 AM
A dentist and dad, Dr. Abbas Mohammadi, is making it fun for the city's kids to learn how to care for their teeth.
Every Saturday at 11:30am at Columbia Dental's Professor Tooth Cultural Center, 242 Trumbull Street in Hartford, parents can bring their...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:44 PM
When it came to raising money for their high-rise home, more than a dozen women at Episcopal House in Allentown rallied around an idea.
They agreed to be calendar girls.
Not the racy sort of calendar girls — these are dignified women of a...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Allen Ward Sr., a longtime machine shop owner and member of the Rotary Club of Manchester, died Sept. 23. He was 99.
Ward, who was born in Andover, Mass., came to Connecticut in 1935 when he had the opportunity to work on airplanes at Chance Vought...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Oct. 23 at 6 p.m.
The City of Wilton Manors Leisure Services Department
This Halloween event will include a costume contest, games, bounce houses, a giant cake walk, sweets booth, a hayride, goody bags, concession, and families...
| Oct 3, 2014
The opening paragraph of "The Glass Cage," Nicholas Carr's cautionary tale of unchecked technology, puts readers in an airplane on final approach as the Federal Aviation Administration issues a 2013 safety alert. Flight automation, declares the untitled...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:06 AM
A one-year experiment of holding the draft the first full weekend in May is on hold, but the 2015 NFL draft is indeed on the move.
According to ESPN, the 2015 draft will be held April 30-May 2, with the first round in primetime. Moving the draft up...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 9:40 AM
An internal review found no evidence Ken Lewis, the prosecutor whose Facebook post addressed to "crack hoes" went viral this summer, behaved in a biased manner while handling cases in recent years, records show.
Linda Drane Burdick, chief assistant state...
| Apr 12, 2014
| 10:15 AM
DARLINGTON, S.C. -- Kevin Harvick won his first career pole at Darlington Raceway on Friday as he looks to chase his first Southern 500.
Harvick came out on top in the first knockout qualifying session at NASCAR's oldest superspeedway since the...
| Apr 26, 2014
Re “The ‘Mother Ditch,'” April 22
The Times' informative article on the discovery and proposed removal of a portion of the historic “Mother Ditch” leaves one key question unasked: Should this important piece of Los...
| May 9, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Ask chefs who most influenced their cooking or to whom they attribute their success, and they're likely to tell you it was mom.
"My mom told me to follow my passion and work hard and luckily I listened," says Ari Taymor, chef-owner of downtown...