| 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 23, 2014
| 11:16 AM
When the 15th annual Connecticut Veterans Parade steps off at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 2 in Hartford, several local residents will be marching. The parade is always a great celebration of freedom and respect for the dedicated men and women in our...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:02 PM
PUDDLES PITY PARTY
Puddles Pity Party is no joke.
Yes, it's funny in a weirded-out way — a 7-foot clown from Atlanta, Ga. with a golden voice sings operatic versions of songs such as Lorde's hit "Royals." A video of that song Puddles did with...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:42 PM
The Manchester Elks Lodge recently delivered a truckload of donated clothing to the veterans hospital in Newington and is planning a November clothing drive to bring in more items for needy veterans.
Last month Manchester resident Gerry Gallo was...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 9:38 AM
George Lutz never liked to brag about his bravery as a pilot during World War II, but 2,000 people recently sent him letters in appreciation of his exploits.
That was a far cry from the 25 to 30 letters his son, Charles Lutz, feared his dad would...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:59 PM
The Women's Ocean Racing and Sailing Assn. (WORSA) and the Newport Harbor American Legion Post 291 are hosting the 25th annual Sail for the Blind and Visually Impaired on Saturday.
More than 200 guests will be invited to help steer the boats and...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Clermont residents will have an opportunity on Saturday to pay tribute to this nation’s veterans, and to show respect for the American flag, during a special flag-retirement ceremony.
It will also provide them with a chance to learn the proper...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
Here's a look at upcoming events in the North and Northwest suburbs. Please call the venue in advance. To submit an event for consideration, please visit
Thursday, Oct. 16
"Pleading for the Future: A Play": Watch the production based on the Leopold...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 2:31 PM
John (Jack) Bond of Allentown was a good friend of mine, and I along with many other persons would call him a musician's musician. He was born in Nesquehoning and early on he had a desire to play the trombone. At age 8, he acquired one and willingly...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 4:14 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Larry McHugh is president of the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce and chairman of the Board of Trustees at the University of Connecticut.
But those titles are not what he holds in highest regard.
"Wherever I am, when someone still...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 8:37 AM
The state's rejection of Griswold Ambulance Company's planned sale to Middlesex Hospital has forestalled the Oct. 17 closing date and revived hopes for maintaining the 70-year-old company in town. But town officials are moving forward with a request for...