| 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, “...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 11:55 AM
When Garrison Leykam was challenged last year to enroll in a New York City standup-comedy class, Leykam didn't just agree to the terms, he made a documentary about his experience.
The challenge came when comedy teacher Stephen Rosenfield appeared on...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
— Deloitte, a giant international accounting, consulting and financial advising firm, will receive between $9 million and $14.5 million in state tax dollars to expand its workforce in Connecticut over the next 61/2 years, the governor announced...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 10:50 AM
Look out folks, we’ve got Chinese crabs invading Greenwich and state officials ready to declare a quarantine for all of New Haven County over a little green bug.
The evil crustacean in question is the Chinese mitten crab (aka Eriocheir sinensis), a...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Argentina 82, Brazil 77
United States 119, Australia 86
Spain 66, France 59
Russia 83, Lithuania 74
Hungary 34, Iceland 33
Sweden 24, Denmark 22
France 23, Spain 22...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:33 PM
According to a Roanoke College poll, Mitt Romney has a huge lead over Ron Paul heading into Tuesday's Virginia Republican Primary.
The poll found that Romney leads Ron Paul by 35 percentage points (56% to 21$).
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...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:15 AM
I was front and center in Fairfield when the Green Coast Awards (www.greencoastawards.com) were handed out last week, recognizing area companies such as Xerox and Sikorsky Aircraft for their commitment to sustainability.
Also in that packed,...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:53 AM
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — On a storm-battered stretch of Connecticut's shoreline, landscaping crews use heavy equipment to repair damage from Superstorm Sandy, racking up overtime pay at a time of year when many are typically looking for part-time...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 3:31 PM
As the year draws to a close, Connecticut, more than most states, remains hostage to the fiscal cliff talks in Washington D.C. But even without that bit of Yuletide feuding, the jobs picture here is grimmer than just about anyplace as the nation as a...