| Mar 13, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Dean Metropoulos may not be a household name, but the food industry veteran's reach extends from the pantry to the refrigerator to the freezer.
Metropoulos, who works with his sons Daren and Evan, has teamed up with longtime partner Apollo Global...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 1:00 PM
James C. Constable, a retired businessman and World War II veteran, died March 7 of heart failure at his Essex, Conn., home. He was 96.
James Cheston Constable, the son of the founder of the Baltimore law firm Wright, Constable & Skeen and a homemaker,...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 5:45 AM
A young female black bear removed by state wildlife officials from a back yard near downtown Greenwich in early July may become the first of its kind to set up a permanent residence in Fairfield County in the past couple of centuries, according to the...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 3:00 PM
State Republican Party Chairman Jerry Labriola is doubtless too optimistic in trying to persuade national party officials that Connecticut will be a battleground state between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney in November — that the Electoral College...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Writers may be able to work from home in their underwear, which is a pretty sweet deal, but they've also got to hit the road and promote their books and publications from time to time. This week there are a handful of such events in local libraries and...
| Nov 21, 2011
Ted Forstmann, a longtime Wall Street financier and philanthropist who was a major player during the wave of corporate takeovers in the 1980s, including the battle for RJR Nabisco in 1988, died Sunday. He was 71.
The cause was brain cancer, according...
| Nov 2, 2010
Connecticut voters will decide the state's next governor, choose a new U.S. senator, and determine whether Republicans gain any of the state's five congressional seats, now all held by Democrats.
The governor's race is expected to be the closest in...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 8:41 PM
Frontman for the R&B band Trammps
Jimmy Ellis, 74, the frontman for the Trammps R&B group who belted out the refrain "Burn, baby, burn!" in a 1970s-era disco hit, died Thursday at a nursing home in Rock Hill, S.C., according to the Bass-...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel wants a reduced sentence in the beating death of Martha Moxley, when they were both 15. She was beaten to death with a golf club; he was convicted more than 25 years after the killing....
| Feb 14, 2012
| 4:38 PM
Gay marriage: A couple from Anchorage were the first same-sex couple to wed atop the Empire State Building. They were joined by three other couples -- including one other same-sex couple -- all of whom won dream Valentine's Day weddings as part of a...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
EVANSTON, Ill. — Thomas Z. Hayward Jr., a Northwestern University Life Trustee and past president of the Northwestern Alumni Association (NAA), was given the Alumni …...