| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Who's open and serving on Christmas Eve and/or Christmas Day? These Connecticut restaurants welcome you to the holiday table, or, alternately, will do the cooking for you to serve at home.
Is your restaurant serving during the holidays? Email us with...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:15 AM
I used to dread it.
My mom would make us go see the Christmas lights at Lighthouse Point Park in New Haven on the way home from my Grandparents house on Christmas Eve. We (my sister and I since my other sister and brother were too young to care) would...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:25 AM
For me, the week after Thanksgiving can only mean one thing: It's time to get the Christmas tree.
None of this plastic/fake stuff either. One of the biggest perks of the holiday season is the smell of a live Christmas tree in the living room.
| Dec 15, 2011
You don't have to travel to the North Pole to visit Santa's Village this holiday season, you can have the same experience right in Torrington.
Carl Bozenski's Christmas Village has been lighting up Connecticut for 64 years. The employees of Torrington's...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 11:17 AM
Two people. Two families. So, figuring out where to spend the holidays can get quite complicated for couples. The key is to get started early on your planning, know that you will have to compromise, and try to think of strategies that won’t leave...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 7:39 AM
By Jim MacPherson
Thanksgiving has a special meaning in our family. Forget "Over the river and through the woods…" My wife was born on Thanksgiving Day, which means the holiday takes on added significance for us. As a result, we generally...
| Jul 2, 2015
| 2:41 PM
Aurora resident Mary Royal is enjoying the Fourth of July this year in her modest home with something more than fireworks or steaks on the grill.
The 75-year-old former resident of Florida has elected to make her small front yard into a visual...
| Jul 2, 2015
| 10:50 AM
WASHINGTON Sen. John McCain will celebrate the Fourth of July in Afghanistan in what is becoming a tradition for the Senate Armed Services chairman.
The Arizona Republican also will meet with Army Gen. John F. Campbell, commander of U.S. forces in...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 2:29 PM
SOUTHINGTON — There will be no Lights On Lovely holiday light show this Christmas season.
Not because last year's "Frozen"-themed show on Lovely Drive proved so popular that people trying to see it stalled traffic in the area and drew complaints...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 9:29 AM
Enfield's St. Adalbert Parish is celebrating its 100th anniversary on June 14.
The church was established in 1915 by the community of Polish immigrants who had come to Enfield seeking work.
The parish community is honoring their heritage this year...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 3:36 PM
The first day of school usually means new crayons, a new backpack and new shoes but it also meant homemade cookies for the Saternus family.
"My mom was a cookie baker and she always made sure that on the first day of school, we would have homemade...