| Oct 2, 2011
Editor's Note: With no net job creation here in two decades, Connecticut needs jobs. Our editorial and five other views on this page offer thoughts on getting people back to work. We'd like to hear what you think is the key to creating jobs as well: Email...
| Oct 29, 2011
| 6:54 PM
The huge snowstorm that covered the East Coast led to a nightmare aboard a JetBlue flight as an estimated 200 passengers were stranded for seven hours Saturday at Bradley International Airport with no food, water, or working bathrooms.
| Oct 31, 2011
| 7:09 AM
One of the darkest Halloweens ever loomed for roughly 2.8 million households left without power on Sunday by a rare October snowstorm in the Northeast that bedeviled transportation and killed at least eight people.
Jack-o'-lanterns peeked through record-...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 5:52 PM
CNN -- Airline passengers left stranded by a freak snowstorm that pounded the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states were waiting to get to their destinations Sunday, many after spending a restless night on cots or airport floors.
"Whatever kind of system...
| Oct 31, 2011
| 2:09 PM
Jetblue flight 504 was supposed to fly a simple path -- from Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, to Newark, New Jersey. But, Saturday's unexpected snowfall rerouted the plane to Bradley airport in Connecticut, which is where the nightmare began for the passengers on...
| Nov 12, 2011
NEW YORK — JetBlue has begun refunding the passengers of five flights who were stranded on the tarmac of a Connecticut airport for as much as eight hours during the Northeastern snowstorm two weeks ago, an airline spokeswoman said.
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:55 AM
From the Mark Twain House and Museum to the Coventry Regional Farmers Market, state residents have chosen 10 finalists in the #CTFanFavorite tourism campaign online. Now the voting starts to pick a fan-favorite.
From July 17 to 31, the Connecticut Office...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 3:51 PM
For nearly two decades, Northeast Utilities has been an unusually strong and imaginative force in economic development in Connecticut and western Massachusetts.
The company's economic development and community relations department had a small core of...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Eighteen months. That's the amount of time it can take between the moment a leaf of premium Connecticut shade-grown tobacco is picked and the day the farmer who grew it gets paid.
In between, that leaf is handled with delicate care: hung to be cured...
| 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...
| May 24, 2011
A week ago I was excited about flying to my first out-of-town race. I blogged about the new terrain, cooler weather and adventures that my short trip to New England would bring. I couldn't wait to join my 12 teammates (a longtime friend, some new friends...