| Sep 2, 2009
In the rolling fields of Rose's Berry Farm in South Glastonbury recently, customers swarmed the rows of blueberry bushes, heavy with fruit, filling buckets to the brim.
Waiting in a clearing for a ride back to the parking lot, Raymond Fecteau lugged...
| Jun 21, 2010
It was quarter of 2 and Andrew Renehan had just finished mowing the 16th tee at TPC River Highlands.
He adjusted his navy baseball cap, which kept a shock of sweat-soaked, dirty blond hair from falling into his eyes, brushed his blue groundskeeper's...
| Mar 10, 2009
Fly through the pages of history at the New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks.
With the Military Exhibit Hangar, the B-29 Hangar, the Civilian Exhibit Hangar, and the "Dreamseeker" ride, aviation enthusiasts of all ages will take off into the clouds at...
| Feb 10, 2010
O&G Industries, the general contractor for the Kleen Energy plant that exploded Sunday, is no stranger to sensitive projects, or to controversy, despite a strong reputation in the business.
The 87-year old politically connected construction firm based in...
| May 18, 2011
| 8:18 AM
The plane carrying President Obama to Connecticut was forced to abort its initial landing Wednesday because of poor weather conditions.
According to pool reporters traveling with the president on Air Force One, the Federal Aviation Administration...
| May 24, 2011
| 1:09 PM
According to the Connecticut disaster Center, Connecticut ranks 42nd in the country for frequency of tornadoes. That's a relief to me. I grew up in Indiana, which seemed to rank first. I know that's not true, but every spring, it was a tornado warning, or...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 1:57 AM
Bradley International Airport has a planned closure going on today, Bradley spokesman John Wallace said.
Wallace said that on any given day 40-45 aircraft are on the runaway and today, there are less than 10.
Also, there were only half a dozen people...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 6:50 PM
A retired state trooper working in Afghanistan as a contractor was killed Saturday.
Paul Protzenko, 46, of Enfield, who retired from the state police in 2009, was in Afghanistan training local police officers in crime scene investigation and police...
| Jun 23, 2010
Virgin Atlantic keeps passengers on a grounded plane without air conditioning for four hours! The good news is at least they didn't have to end up in New Jersey......
| 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...
| Dec 24, 2004
Facing the likelihood of indictment in January, former Gov. John G. Rowland ended months of resistance Thursday and pleaded guilty to a single conspiracy charge in a deal with federal prosecutors that is expected to send him to prison.
Rowland, 47, a...