| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Finally, Connecticut's airports are under new management.
After two years of preparation, the Connecticut Airport Authority has taken over operation and management of Bradley International Airport and the state's five other general aviation airports...
| Jun 28, 2013
Let's face it. Airport travel is unavoidably stressful. By the time you park, lug and check your bags and proceed shoeless through long security lines, you're ready for a drink. And that's even before any dreaded DELAYED or CANCELLED messages flash on the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:07 AM
On Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks will hold a special open-cockpit day for children and their dads.
Visitors can explore 10 vintage aircraft — including the Republic P-47...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 3:01 PM
The roads and bridges that most of us use each day are not free. They have to be repaired and maintained, and this costs a lot of money.
Nearly three decades ago, following the collapse of the Mianus River bridge on I-95 in Greenwich, state officials...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:16 PM
— President Barack Obama vowed justice for the victims of the Boston bomb attacks on Monday but cautioned against the urge to "jump to conclusions" before a full investigation is done.
"We still do not know who did this or why, and people shouldn'...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:45 PM
The federal government spends about $60 million a year keeping Connecticut's 103rd Airlift Wing flying out of Bradley International Airport, which is the reason some military folks around here were real worried about Pentagon budget cuts.
After all, does...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 8:38 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- Air travel was starting to get back to normal Wednesday in the wake of Superstorm Sandy.
More than 19,500 flight have been canceled as a result of the storm, according to flight tracking site FlightAware.com.
Some 7,074 flights...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Flight cancellations caused by Sandy have soared to nearly 16,000, leaving thousands of passengers from coast to coast stranded at airport terminals or hotels.
Most of the cancellations were at airports feeling the brunt of the storm, including...
| May 3, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Two Miami men were charged Thursday with the sensational theft of $80 million in pharmaceuticals from an Eli Lilly Co. warehouse in Enfield two years ago, federal authorities said Thursday.
Amaury Villa, 37, and his brother, Amed Villa, 46, Cuban...