| Jun 27, 2014
| 11:39 AM
The hardwood floors, abundant light and meticulously crafted built-ins are what you notice first when walking into the Glastonbury home of Paul and Denise Reddington. But it's what's in the basement — and hidden under the lawn and inside the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:56 AM
Killingly will have an additional 35 pre-kindergarten slots for the start of the 2014-2015 academic year, thanks to the state's School Readiness Program. The program provides high quality preschool opportunities to 3- and 4-year-olds in Priority and...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:24 PM
If you are the indecisive type, you may want to prepare before heading to Grass Roots Ice Cream.
The shop by the Granby Town Green serves 36 uniquely crafted flavors that would give even the most resolute ice cream fans pause. Strawberry balsamic....
| May 16, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Everything you need to know about what's wrong with the Republican Party in Connecticut can be summed up in the following true statement: They had their state nominating convention this weekend at the Mohegan Sun.
A casino is not a good place to get...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Take a stately home with an impeccable pedigree and season it with a meticulous renovation. The result honors the history of the property yet offers a comfortable, updated space for contemporary living and entertaining.
The white clapboard exterior with...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 2:42 PM
WASHINGTON – As President Obama hosted the nation's governors at the White House twice in 24 hours, he couldn't help but tease some of the more ambitious state leaders about their plans.
Toasting the governors at an annual formal dinner in the...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:31 PM
As another winter mass moves across the nation's northeastern region bringing snow and freezing temperatures, flight disruptions are continuing Thursday at South Florida airports and others nationwide.
There were 113 flight delays and 135...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 2:59 PM
Gov. Dannel Malloy's plan to provide universal prekindergarten education for poor children is ambitious. He wants to start by making 1,000 more preschool spaces available, aiming to enroll 4,000 more children by 2019.
Yet Mr. Malloy would be better...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:15 PM
In 2009, when veterans' homelessness was becoming a national embarrassment, five houses owned by the state sat empty across from the State Veterans Home & Hospital in Rocky Hill. The houses were once used by staff.
The Courant asked state Department...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
WHAT DO YOU THINK? CLICK TO CAST YOUR VOTE! (Note: This is an unscientific poll.)
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is proposing raising the state’s minimum wage to $10.10 -- among the highest in the nation -- by 2017. Last year the legislature raised the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:25 AM
The race for the Republican nomination for governor is an odd and complex affair. The candidates are campaigning around the state seeking support from the 1,200 people they expect to be delegates at the May nominating convention at the Mohegan Sun casino....