| Sep 10, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Shake Shack is set to open its second Connecticut restaurant in New Haven Thursday, at 986 Chapel Street. The Elm City store, centrally located near the New Haven Green and Yale's Old Campus, joins the Westport location at 1849 Boston Post Road.
| Apr 3, 2013
| 10:27 AM
This edition of New Haven's twice-a-year Restaurant Week is extra special: it marks the Elm City's 375th anniversary. Nearly 30 of the city's restaurants will offer $18 prix-fixe lunches and/or $32 prix-fixe dinners during the week of April 21 to April...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:21 AM
He was a cleric. But was he a criminal?
Yale University's chaplain, the Rev. William Sloane Coffin Jr., was arrested several times during the civil rights movement. But his most notable bust was on charges of conspiring to help young men dodge the...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 4:10 AM
Nearly a century ago, it might have become the trial of the century.
A Bridgeport priest was shot dead on a busy city street. Multiple witnesses placed a dim-witted vagrant at the scene. Ballistics experts linked the man's gun to the crime. A chilling...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Snow in Connecticut is as common as the head cold.
Amid our sizable inventory of snowstorms, however, there are a shovelful that stand out for reasons as diverse as their intensity, size, duration, timing, early or late arrival, even their political...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 9:58 AM
The City Seed farmers’ markets in New Haven are shifting seasons. This Thursday is the final 2013 date for the Fair Haven market, which has been operating since late spring at a new location, on the corner of Grand Avenue and Poplar Street. The...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 4:49 PM
Connecticut's new health exchange opened for business Tuesday despite some confusion caused by a partial shutdown of the federal government.
The new marketplace processed 167 applications Tuesday — 83 for subsidized purchases of commercial...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:43 PM
We've long thought that the center of Norwich was one of the state's underappreciated treasures, and now that opinion is gaining ground. The American Planning Association just named historic downtown Norwich one of its 10 "Great Neighborhoods" for 2013....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Once again, Music on the Green returns to New Haven, bringing live music and community fun to the Elm City's downtown open space. Two upcoming events showcase diverse musical talent on the Lower Green, starting with the Mariachi Academy of Connecticut and...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Last week, we told you about Emiliano Badillo Jr. whose dog survived 14 hours in a hot car after the Middletown dipshit allegedly left him there. Not so lucky was the Yorkie/Chihuahua mix owned by Waterbury asswad Tiffany July-Lindo. During last week's...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:05 AM
July 25: Long Splice, 5:30 p.m., Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St., Essex, (860) 767-8269. ctrivermuseum.org; Hope Road, 6 p.m., Esker Point Beach, 900 Groton Long Point Rd., Groton, (860) 441-6600. grotonrec.com; Long Island Sound, 6:30 p.m., Vece...