| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:05 AM
FAIRFIELD — Last week, I attended the opening of the Fairfield University Accelerator and Mentoring Enterprise (FAME). It's a fancy name for a 1,300-square-foot space above Fairfield University's downtown bookstore that will become a shared office for three newly hatched businesses — a "baked to order" dessert purveyor named With Love From the Cupboard, a Bluetooth-enabled powerstrip company (Watt U Control) and the green-themed Conscious Decisions, based on an idea entrepreneur Daphne Dixon — an indefatigable environmental activist around Connecticut — had when she was 10.
| Jun 7, 2011
| 7:42 AM
There's a secret weapon to fight the rising cost of gas.
Look in the mirror.
By Jim Gorzelany
No matter what kind of vehicle you own, the best way to minimize pain at the pump is to maximize your car's fuel efficiency.
You can do this...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 7:35 AM
How to Be a Road Angel
10 tips for a civilized commute
Texting, rolling stops, tailgating.
Isn't it time we gave the other guy a break?
By Deb Acord
To all the drivers who think they own the road, etiquette pro Elena...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 2:38 PM
By Tom and Ray Magliozzi, Car Talk
Last week, we took a look at tips for a more civilized commute. Here are ten annoying habits of other drivers.
1. Talking on a cell phone
When you're talking on your cell phone, you're as likely to cause an...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 2:18 PM
Jim put me in the CL550 cold turkey, with no training on the extensive gadgetry.
Don't ever do that.
I’d say 30 percent of the operational controls are different from those most us are accustomed to using.
Take the cruise control stalk,...