| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:51 AM
It's Tuesday morning here in Berlin.
Sunday afternoon I left Bradley International Airport, flying to Philadelphia and then on to Berlin following a short layover in Brussels.
I met up with two of my program-mates at the aiport in Berlin: Derrall...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:01 AM
New England Air Museum, 36 Perimeter Road (off Route 75) on the North end of the Bradley International Airport airfield in Windsor Locks, will hold its annual Santa Visit & Behind the Scenes Tour on Friday, Nov. 29, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Santa will...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 1:03 PM
WINDSOR — It's official.
Amazon.com Inc. announced on its corporate website late Thursday that it plans to open a fulfillment center in Windsor that will create more than 300 full-time jobs.
The announcement brings to a close a three-month...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The average round-trip fare from Bradley International Airport this spring was $413.70, down 3.7 percent from April-June of 2012 after adjusting for inflation.
A report released by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics Wednesday found that nationwide,...
| Oct 6, 2013
A few years ago, I signed up for a vacation tour in Italy. The getaway, which was a great deal, included air and departed from Boston's Logan Airport, an easy commute from Hartford.
Parking at Logan, however, was not such a good deal — coming in...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Doctors have told Harrie Schmidt he has only months, maybe a year, to live. He does not want to spend that time in a nursing home in Seattle, where he has been living, far from his family in Connecticut.
His sister, Barbara Alex of Windsor, booked a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:37 PM
The Federal Aviation Administration called back 600 aircraft, maintenance and compliance inspectors Tuesday, leaving at least 2,200 out of work in a situation the inspectors' union calls a needless risk.
The agency, which furloughed 15,500 people, or...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 4:53 PM
EAST HARTFORD — UConn football fan Herb Bailey went to his first game as a 7-year-old. The Huskies lost to Holy Cross, 10-9.
"I'm 49 now. So 42 years ago, if you told me that THIS would be happening," Bailey of East Hartford said while shaking his...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 5:20 AM
The New England Air Museum, New England’s largest museum dedicated to aviation, presents a “Flights & Fantasies” Quilt Show for one week only, from Monday, Sept. 16, to Sunday, Sept. 22.
More than 150 quilts will be displayed. The...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:10 PM
WINDSOR — Amazon could soon deliver a new distribution center to Windsor, bringing with it hundreds of jobs and a substantial tax boon.
A town official said that the location on Day Hill Road is one of a few finalists, although developers called...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:59 AM
Traveling up a long, gently winding driveway past mountain laurel and rock outcroppings shaded by tall evergreens, visitors begin to feel they are a world away as they approach Joanne and Clay Bassett's deceptively large Cape on Pilfershire Lane in West...