| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:59 AM
FARMINGTON — Henry "Hank" Palm, a Travelers executive, who was integral in the development and building of Hartford's Constitution Plaza, died on September 1. He was 81.
Palm was born in Verona, N.J. in 1933, where his parents Hugo and Rigmor Palm...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 1:39 PM
When a Chesapeake defense contractor sought business overseas, it found a willing audience for its line of equipment for first responders. The next task was a bit more daunting: Translating its highly technical training manuals into Polish.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 5:39 PM
A massive search continued late Saturday for a missing pilot last seen taking off from Flagler County Airport Friday morning.
Raymond A. Miller, 77, of Palm Coast took off from the airport around 9:30 a.m. Friday in his small, private plane heading in...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 2:58 PM
MANCHESTER — A U.S. Navy veteran and former Marine Corps martial arts instructor plans to open a gym downtown next month.
Yaw Agyapong, 28, says his goal is to open Lion Heart Health and Fitness in the second week of November. The space at 942 Main...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The helicopter airframe was winched slowly into position three stories high, suspended on cables and packed with dummies of every size — seated, standing and in simulated motion.
At 15 seconds, the countdown began.
And at the end, pyrotechnics...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Kevin Brenton, a retired U.S. Navy captain and former submarine squadron commander, has joined Huntington Ingalls Industries as corporate director of customer affairs for submarine programs, the company announced this week.
Brenton most recently...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Otter Media, the online-video joint venture of AT&T and The Chernin Group, named former American Airlines and AT&T exec Virasb Vahidi as CEO and also appointed ex-YouTube VP of content Tom Pickett to lead its targeted-channels business.
Formed in April...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:15 AM
It's not unusual to see submarines off the coast of Broward County but there were sightings on Labor Day weekend that remain a bit of a mystery.
Videographers and photographers captured the long black vessel cruising north and south between Fort...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:14 PM
The first phone call jolted the modest Redondo Beach town house in the middle of the night. Many others like it would follow, for nearly three years. The voices on the other end of the line would vary, but all were insistent — turn over millions...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:46 PM
Even as he approached the end of his ninth decade, Dr. Harris Ripps was still pursuing his lifelong passion — unlocking the mysteries of the human brain.
The 87-year-old West Boca resident died Sept. 18 in Boston, inciting an outpouring of...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:51 PM
The deadly Tomahawks roared in from two directions in the predawn hours Tuesday, as the guided-missile destroyer Arleigh Burke in the Red Sea and the cruiser Philippine Sea in the north Persian Gulf fired 47 cruise missiles across the cold desert and into...