| Nov 2, 2013
| 11:10 PM
Hear the name “Scalamandré,” and those in the know think Italian luxury. Others picture the company's famed chinoiserie and think high French style.
But one of the surprises in Steven Stolman's new book about the legendary fabric and...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Aberdeen police reports:
Vandalism was reported Tuesday in the 600 block of Holly Circle.
A credit card was stolen and used at Royal Farms, in the 1000 block of Middleton Road, on Tuesday.
Several people were fighting outside Wawa, in the...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:35 AM
America got one step closer to winning the War on Drugs when a court cleared the way for the federal government to seize the Waterford home of one-time medical marijuana growers Seth and Beth Marder. The couple told The Day they used cannabis to treat...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 3:11 PM
The Sept. 13 closing of Connecticut's only minority-owned community development bank, Bridgeport-based The Community's Bank, should never have happened and illustrates excess in discretionary authority by federal and Connecticut bank regulators. The...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:58 PM
Hartford men’s basketball coach John Gallagher joined a national teleconference Wednesday morning in advance of the Hall of Fame Tip-Off, to be held at campus sites and at Mohegan Sun Arena.
The Hawks open Saturday against Quinnipiac at the...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The annual preseason poll of Connecticut 6 coaches is in ...
5. Central Connecticut
6. Sacred Heart
Unlike in most polls, coaches are allowed to vote for their own team.
The fifth Connecticut 6...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn has named former Chicago Public Schools CEO Paul Vallas as his Democratic running mate for next year's election.
Vallas, an unsuccessful candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor in 2002 against Rod Blagojevich, fills...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
UPDATED ITEM FOR SUNDAY PRINT COLUMN Like just about everyone else, I expected Gov. Pat Quinn to choose an up-and-coming Illinois Democrat to be his running mate — an ethnic minority, a woman or both. The party needs to deepen......
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:11 PM
When he was Chicago Public Schools CEO, Paul Vallas developed a reputation as a control freak who thought he was the smartest guy in the room while he sometimes upstaged his boss, then-Mayor Richard M. Daley.
On Tuesday, the new Democratic lieutenant...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:10 AM
You may have once seen Richard III, Shakespeare's classic tragedy about a Machiavellian villain who takes the throne of England from his own brother. But have you seen a Steampunk version of it? The Arch Villain Theatre Company presents Steampunk R3...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:09 PM
Ducks defenseman Luca Sbisa, sidelined throughout the season with a sprained ankle, was assigned Thursday to the team’s minor-league Norfolk, Va., affiliate to increase his conditioning to game playing.
Norfolk plays three games in three days...