| Apr 30, 2013
| 11:56 AM
No one should be surprised that Sturm, Ruger & Co. reported record sales for the first three months of 2013. Even before the Newtown tragedy, in early 2012, the Fairfield-based gunmaker had to halt new sales for a few weeks just to keep up with the...
| May 2, 2013
| 7:57 PM
Lois E. Commons, 87, of Meyersdale, died May 1, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born Feb. 20, 1926 in Meyersdale, the daughter of George and Lottie (Zufall) Keim. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, John "Jack" Commons; daughters:...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 10:13 AM
Three big swaths of Southern California, including Greater Los Angeles and Long Beach, rank among the top 10 metropolitan areas in the U.S. for the proportion of 20-something adults who lived with their parents for at least a period of......
| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week 1. BIG SEAN More than four years and a trilogy of mixtapes after being discovered by Kanye West, Big Sean released his debut album, “Finally Famous,” in June. Looks like it was worth......
| Dec 14, 2011
| 10:00 AM
If you think Connecticut's Occupy movement is going to wither away in the winter cold, or get co-opted by unions or lefty groups, or get sucked into Obama's re-election push, you'd better listen to what Danielle Digirolamo and other “occupiers&...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Like many politicians, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton utilizes social media. In fact, throughout one recent Thursday, he sent out more than 40 tweets. Boughton's ceaseless Twitter postings do address city issues but just as often the 44-year-old mayor...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:48 AM
According to a Roanoke College poll, Republican George Allen has an eight-point lead over Democrat Tim Kaine in a potential matchup for a U.S. Senate seat in Virginia.
The poll found that Allen leads 45% to 37%.
“The likely Allen/Kaine race...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:51 PM
“Illegal immigrants are terrorists,” shouted one of 30 or so counter-protestors to a rally in East Haven calling for unity in light of the police racial-profiling scandal. (Other heckles included, “Go home” and, of course, “...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:33 PM
According to a Roanoke College poll, Mitt Romney has a huge lead over Ron Paul heading into Tuesday's Virginia Republican Primary.
The poll found that Romney leads Ron Paul by 35 percentage points (56% to 21$).
The Roanoke College poll interviewed 377...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 6:06 PM
Super Tuesday is next week.
Virginia is one of 10 states that will hold a primary or a caucus to choose the Republican Presidential candidate.
If the election was today, Mitt Romney would win the Virginia Primary according to a poll conducted by...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 8:12 AM
The 4th Annual Connecticut High School Music Theater Awards will be June 4 at the Palace Theater in Waterbury. Tickets for the event go on sale mid-May at the Palace box office and website.
The best actor and actress in a Connecticut show will move...