| Sep 4, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Ah, vacation. More than ever before, I put aside the work, the chores, all the stuff that mucked-up some of the summer and focused on my family during the last week. We swam, rode bikes, took kayak trips, played frisbee and board games...and did a lot...
| May 3, 2013
| 7:51 PM
The title of the show, "Good vs. Evil," seemed fitting enough. TV personality, author and former chef Anthony Bourdain is known for his biting, caustic and often profane wit; French chef and culinary star Eric Ripert is stylish and urbane with a...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 10:32 AM
International politics is not my “beat” at FOX CT, but that didn’t stop me from applying for the opportunity of a lifetime, a trip to Europe to visit with my professional counterparts and interview top brass at the European Union and...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:07 PM
On day two of my fellowship in Germany, our group of 12 American journalists learned more about the organization sponsoring our trip, the RIAS Berlin Kommission.
RIAS stands for "Radio in the American Sector" and is a former radio station based in...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 11:26 AM
Some couples fantasize about getting married under a waterfall in Costa Rica, on the pink sands of Bermuda, or in a castle in Spain. They picture the gorgeous backdrops that such a locale provides and don’t want to pose in front of a painted...
| 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 7, 2011
| 8:54 AM
By Metro Creative Connection
Here are tips for making your car last longer from the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence. Find a repair shop that suits your needs. Motorists often cite the difficulty in finding a reliable mechanic they...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Honda introduced the Civic to the U.S. in 1973. Since then there have been eight generations of the Civic, with the completely new ninth generation now arriving at dealers as a 2012 model.
These redesigned Civics include high performance Si models and...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 1:57 PM
Shackled by Gridlock
A recent survey concluded that drivers commuting within urban areas that experience the greatest rush-hour gridlock spend a full month out of every year sitting in traffic.
According to the annual National Traffic...
| 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 30, 2011
| 8:30 AM
The Privateer IV is docked in Gloucester, Massachusetts, one of the oldest seaports in the country. It is a high speed vessel, owned by 7 Seas Whale Watch and, every summer, visitors flock to it's decks to travel out into the open waters in hopes of...