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  • Forbes Selects 'Toughest' Trucks of 2012

    By Mark Williams, PickupTrucks.com The resident auto expert at Forbes.com just wrote a story about the toughest trucks of 2012. The article (with an admittedly great title) is both odd and interesting because of the criteria. Forbes made the first cut...
  • Homes Destroyed, People Missing And 767,000 Without Power After Irene

    Homes Destroyed, People Missing And 767,000 Without Power After Irene
    At least 25 homes in East Haven were destroyed, one person has died, others are missing and more than half the state is without power after Tropical Storm Irene tore through Connecticut Sunday. East Haven mayor April Capone said that at least 25 homes in...
  • Toyota Camry

    By Paula MacPherson With the exception of the radio, which tends to be fussy, this 2012 Toyota Camry is amazingly simple and pleasant to use. There’s little to distract the driver. The controls are just where you’d expect them to be, the...
  • Safest Small Cars

    Those looking to spend less than $20,000 on a car needn’t sacrifice safety. By Jim Gorzelany CTW Features Choosing the safest auto available is especially important when shopping for a small car, where every advantage is essential. That’s...
  • Are gas prices really that bad?

    Sure, gas prices have dropped a bit as we enter the early stages of summer. But they're still pretty high.   Or are they? Via cars.com, Gizmodo stacks up the price of gas against several other commodities.   For example, Coke costs 3.84 a gallon,...
  • Money-Friendly 'Moons

    Money-Friendly 'Moons
    Indulging in a post-I Do's dream trip doesn't mean you have to start your marriage off deep in debt. Here's how to have your honeymoon and afford it too.. Near - Home is Where the Heart Is Airfare alone for traveling overseas can put a healthy dent in...
  • We are what we Drive

    Cars get us from point A to point b In between, they communicate a little something about who we are   By Deb Acord CTW Features   Walk through a dealership lot and what do you see reflected in the maze of gleaming paint, chrome and glass? A new...
  • Local Auto Dealership Information

    De Cormier Nissan George F. De Cormier was born on February 7, 1918 in Longmeadow, Mass.  He attended Springfield schools, and graduated from Commerce High.  He met his wife, Wilhelmina while in second grade.  They were married just after World War II...
  • A Pop Of Color: Diamonds may be forever, but other stones are shining bright

    A Pop Of Color: Diamonds may be forever, but other stones are shining bright
    Diamonds may be a girl's BFF, but sapphires, rubies, tourmalines, and other colored stones are getting quite chummy too, turning up in engagement rings in greater numbers. The most famous non-diamond engagement ring in the world, Kate Middleton's...
  • Delightful Designs

    Delightful Designs
    Wedding and bridesmaid dresses can be stressful. Bridesmaid dresses often have a one-and-done lifespan. Wedding-dress shopping can require designated shopping trips by appointment only. If only you could turn that horrific bridesmaid dress into a...
  • Debunking Myths About Cars

      Certain myths about automobiles have been around as long as there have been cars on the road. Many drivers adhere to driving and repair theories out of sheer force of habit, without ever knowing if these strategies are legitimate. Here are some common...