| Jan 20, 2011
| 7:58 AM
Actress, model and community activist Sallie Toussaint -- a former "Miss USA" and "Miss Connecticut" -- has journeyed from Hartford's North End to New York City and Hollywood. She has scored minor roles in "The Sopranos" and "The Departed" and has been...
| Jan 26, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Every day a member of the Fox CT or Hartford Courant staff will ask the "Question of the Day" to find out exactly what Connecticut is talking about. Watch that day's video question above and in the comment field of the story leave your response. You can...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 3:08 PM
There were three more firings this week of Rell-administration political appointees -- both high-level and low -- who landed on the permanent state civil-service payroll during the waning months of Republican M. Jodi Rell's governorship. Officials in...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 9:00 PM
We arrive at the Morris side of Bantam Lake on a sunny Saturday morning. The rough, expansive ice is already dotted with about a dozen fishing camps, some with fire pits, tents and a gourmet selection of food, pulled in a special sled. One...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 8:12 AM
The banks of the Connecticut River have a little known liquid asset. Looking for serenity now? The Hartford Belle is a 47-foot cruiser offering both exploration and relaxation. "This is a character boat built in 1992 to match the1920's era type...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 11:09 AM
About A La Carte
Connecticut is the birthplace of the hamburger. It's home to more than two dozen wineries, nationally renowned pizza, steamed cheeseburgers, two-foot-long hot dogs, shucked-from-the-shoreline oysters and rich, farm-fresh ice cream....
| Feb 10, 2011
| 3:02 PM
Don't underestimate the power of the dark side, especially when you?re talking chocolate.
At Taza Chocolate in Somerville, Mass., near Boston, the bar has been set high, and the daily grind there involves a weighted Oaxacan stone that helps create the...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 7:47 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: Originally a parish of Middletown settled about 1700, Middlefield was named in 1744, probably after Middletown. It was incorporated in June 1866.
HIGBY MOUNTAIN: Located on a trap rock ridge, Middlefield and Middletown's Higby...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 12:25 PM
| Jun 30, 2011
| 8:30 AM
The Privateer IV is docked in Gloucester, Massachusetts, one of the oldest seaports in the country. It is a high speed vessel, owned by 7 Seas Whale Watch and, every summer, visitors flock to it's decks to travel out into the open waters in hopes of...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:05 PM
There are a number of cruise nights and car shows throughout Connecticut this summer. Here’s one of them.
Hot rods, customized cars and classic automobiles will be on display at the Classic Car Show Wednesday, July 13. This annual event within an...