| Sep 2, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Bloomfield's Caribbean heritage is on full display in a field off Lisa Lane.
On four acres is row upon row of callaloo, a leafy green vegetable that is a staple of West Indian cooking. People of Caribbean descent from Bloomfield — they make up a...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:03 PM
If you're trying to lose weight, the latest food trend may be just what you need to really slim down. You can eat all you want. You just may not want to eat much, if any.
That's because your meals will include an unconventional ingredient: bugs, in...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Rock Cats Lose To Mets
The Binghamton Mets got three runs in the eighth inning to break a 1-1 tie and take the lead for good in a 4-1 win over the Rock Cats in Binghamton, N.Y., Monday night. New Britain's only run came in the sixth when SS Jorge Polanco...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:48 PM
For the past 14 years, visitors to the mothballed Lower Saucon Elementary School on Wassergass Road have found it deserted.
If they return this fall, they'll still hear crickets, but this time it won't be a sign of inactivity.
The Bug Co., a Minnesota...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 5:05 AM
Q: My 5-year-old Westie has redness on her paws and she is always chewing on them. Her skin is so flaky and her fur actually feels greasy sometimes, and she is always itching.
We tried a shampoo that said it was medicated for such skin, but it did not...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:42 PM
UConn Football Lands Another
Justice Pettus-Dixon, a 5-foot-11, 182-pound cornerback from St. Frances Academy in Baltimore, committed to the UConn football program Wednesday. Pettus-Dixon is the 13th commitment in the Huskies' Class of 2015. He had...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:04 PM
After three years mixing, bottling and boxing natural personal care products to be sold in local shops at their home in Annapolis, Robert and Zoe Benzinger are poised for bigger things.
For the first time their company, eco-armour, will be among the...
| May 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Mmmm. Just look at that plump little cicada. Can you imagine plucking it off its leaf and popping it in your mouth? Too much? How about after it's flash fried with a little butter, garlic and sea salt?
Face it, America. We're inch-worming our way closer...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Since "Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story" dates all the way to 1989, long before "Motown" or "Jersey Boys" or "Memphis" or "Million Dollar Quartet" or, perish the Broadway memory, "Baby It's You!" it hardly seems fair to complain about the hackneyed way in...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Every weekend for the past few months, Vimal Patel has caught up with the men in his family at a large field near the Hindu Temple of Hampton Roads in Chesapeake for a family reunion of sorts. But the reason for these gatherings is unique — they...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Sell your oven. Empty your cupboards. There's no need for a mixer or food processor. Keep the fridge for drinks, and maybe the blender. Eating has never been easier.
The trick? Bars, bars and more bars.
Vegan, chocolate, gluten-free, low-glycemic,...