| Aug 23, 2014
| 9:36 AM
SOUTH WINDSOR — Diane Coon was up early on Saturday to be the first person in line at the grand opening of the sixth Apple store in Connecticut at Evergreen Walk in town.
Coon arrived at 6 a.m. for the grand opening at 10 a.m. and about 10 minutes...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 3:27 PM
HARTFORD — How and when people should be allowed to vote has become a highly partisan issue around the United States in recent years, and Connecticut's turn is now arriving smack in the middle of a heated political campaign season.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:51 AM
Less than two months after receiving approval for an inhalable form of insulin, MannKind Corp. agreed to license the drug to Paris-based Sanofi in a deal that could provide the Valencia company with $925 million.
Sanofi will initially pay MannKind $150...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Smiths Detection, a major defense manufacturer, will move its Danbury operations to Edgewood, Md., its U.S. headquarters, in February 2015, a company spokeswoman said Friday.
The company employs 130 people in Danbury and will provide outplacement and...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The state's sixth Apple store will open in South Windsor on Saturday.
It is Apple Inc.'s sixth retail shop in Connecticut. The other five are in Danbury, Greenwich, New Haven, Stamford and West Hartford.
The store, at 501 Evergreen Walk, will be open...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:11 PM
With Connecticut facing the prospect of sharply higher costs for Metro-North service, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Sen. Richard Blumenthal on Thursday both publicly proclaimed that fare increases wouldn't be justified.
But the railroad said fares for...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:39 AM
Rob Caprilozzi saw "Jaws" when he was a little kid and it scared him so much he refused to go swimming for a long time.
"You could put me in a pool and I'd be positive there'd be a shark in there," Caprilozzi says.
He saw "Alien" a few years later....
| Aug 11, 2014
Restoring passenger train service from Grand Central Terminal to the Berkshires would offer northwestern Connecticut a potential economic bonanza, according to the railroad company that's trying to build support for the idea.
Skeptics dismiss the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:17 AM
The British cult hit TV show “Doctor Who” welcomes its eighth season with film screenings all over the country of the season premiere, starring Peter Capaldi (making his debut as the 12th doctor) and Jenna Coleman.
The screening of “...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 10:14 AM
William FitzGerald, who was probate judge in Manchester for 20 years and served on the town's board of directors, died July 23. He was 90.
FitzGerald enlisted in the military before finishing high school in his hometown of Danbury. He was a World War...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:13 PM
Greenwich business executive Tom Foley roared to victory Tuesday night in a low-turnout Republican gubernatorial primary, setting up a potentially contentious rematch with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy this fall that polls show will start off as a dead heat....