| Jun 11, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Father's Day Trolley Special: June 16, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Dad rides free with paid family member. The Shoreline Trolley Museum, 17 River St., East Haven, (203) 467-6927, shorelinetrolley.org. Adults $10; seniors $8; kids $6.
Father's Day Cruise:...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Clams are money. Not just to the Flintstones, or the Miwok tribe of California who strung the shells into money-belts, but right here in Connecticut, birthplace of the clam pizza. That's one reason why keeping the continental shelf pristine is so...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:40 AM
National Tequila Day falls on a Wednesday this year. Will it be a sign to maybe not celebrate as hard so as to continue the work week unscathed on Thursday morning? Nah. We didn't think so.
SolToro Tequila Grill at Mohegan Sun has whipped up a special...
| Mar 14, 2011
| 8:39 AM
Was a bus driver at fault for killing 15 of his passengers? That's the question investigators ask now as new information casts some doubt on the account of the crash that the driver initially gave.
Ophadell E. Williams, 41, was behind the wheel of the...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 6:58 AM
Two people are dead and five are in critical condition after yet another fatal bus crash in the Tri-State area. The latest collision was on I-95 in New Jersey just three days after another bus collision killed 15 people on I-95 in the Bronx.
| Mar 14, 2011
| 7:37 PM
Ophadell Williams from Brooklyn was the driver of a doomed bus full of passengers returning from Mohegan Sun Casino when it flipped, slid, hit a pole, and was split open killing 15 people.
Williams, who survived, had reportedly worked for the company for...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Want to escape with your sweetie for Valentine's Day? Packages abound, both near and far, for married soul mates or those who are single and want to mingle. (Taxes and gratuities are not included unless noted.) Here are just a few.
| Sep 27, 2012
The driver of a tour bus that crashed on I-95 killing more than a dozen people is scheduled to be tried on manslaughter charges beginning Thursday.
The crash was horrific and cost 15 people their lives when the World Wide Travel bus slammed into a...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Mates of State
Fri., Oct. 12, 8 p.m. The Wolf Den, Mohegan Sun Casino, 1 Mohegan Blvd., Uncasville. (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com. Free.
Last Friday night, New Haven's Ninth Square was illuminated, literally and figuratively, by the 2nd annual L.A....
| Jun 5, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Madeline Smith reportedly told the police officer who spotted her driving the wrong way down a Norwalk street that she could not possibly be drunk because she had tested her blood alcohol level on an iPhone app. But the app in question does not actually...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Tracey Scalzi is not a registered lobbyist. Nonetheless, Scalzi, who owns tobacco shops in Norwalk and Orange, reportedly approached state legislators to discuss pending legislation, a bill to license smoke shops, and she did so in a lobby —...