| Jul 31, 2014
| 11:38 AM
WINDSOR LOCKS — A Waterbury man was charged Monday afternoon when authorities found a non-functioning gun in a carry-on bag at a security checkpoint in Bradley International Airport, state police said.
Angel Santiago, 32, of Rawley Avenue, was...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 12:50 PM
AVON — Members of the planning and zoning commission improperly relied on personal knowledge rather than experts when they rejected WFSB's request to put a weather radar system on Deercliff Road, the station argues in court documents filed earlier...
| Jun 26, 2014
Toward the end of the school year, we're really looking forward to those long, lazy days of summer. But perhaps all too soon you'll realize you should have planned something to keep the kids, and yourself, from going crazy. No worries. There are still...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 1:10 PM
Charges were pending this afternoon against a 76-year-old man who was arrested this morning with a gun in his carry-on bag at Midway Airport, authorities said.
The man was scheduled to fly from Midway to Bradley International Airport in Connecticut, but...
| Jul 20, 2014
We are on the brink of the fall election season, which means soon you will not be able to turn on the television without encountering an unrelenting stream of campaign ads.
Yes, it is time once again to watch television with one thumb on the mute button....
| Mar 31, 2014
| 2:48 PM
Gene Nowak and his wife, Jean, were among the 3,594 passengers on the Royal Princess cruise last September that barely made it halfway through a 12-day Mediterranean trip before the ship lost power.
At least the toilets didn't stop working. After...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:12 AM
In the next year and a half, the second terminal at Bradley International Airport will be carefully disassembled, removing from sight the long-closed facility that many have called an eyesore on the gateway to New England.
Kevin A. Dillon, executive...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:38 PM
NASHVILLE – A decade ago, the UConn women's basketball team won its fifth national championship, joining the UConn men as the first Division I basketball dual champions in the same year.
The UConn women beat Tennessee in New Orleans, where a...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 8:40 AM
NASHVILLE — Shortly after defeating Tennessee for its first national championship in 1995, Chris Dailey saw Tennessee assistant Mickie DeMoss at an AAU tournament. They had an enlightening chat.
"She was very gracious," said Dailey, UConn's...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 3:00 AM
When the first settlers arrived in the 1600s, among the things they were unprepared for in Connecticut was the weather. Owing to its geographical location, the new land they were seeking to inhabit produced an ever-changing array of meteorological...
| 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...