| Jul 12, 2014
| 6:53 PM
The president of the Connecticut Council on Freedom of Information is blasting an embattled Hartford charter school group for refusing to release information to the public about its taxpayer-funded operations – adding that the Malloy...
| Jul 6, 2014
There are appliance stores. And then there is Pirch, where
at its new showroom in Oakbrook Center you can sidle up to a cafe for a free cappuccino, enjoy the smells and samples that chefs cook up in working kitchens, or reserve a time to take a shower...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 3:21 PM
After years of complaining about working conditions, truck drivers who move goods at Southern California's sprawling ports appear to be making headway.
Drivers have filed lawsuits and have flooded the state with hundreds of claims alleging that they...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:05 PM
HARTFORD — Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley will receive $1.35 million in public financing for the August primary, after gaining a state commission's approval Wednesday of his grant application.
The Greenwich businessman lost to...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:41 PM
James Rogers Miller Jr., a former state delegate from Montgomery County who spent 15 years as a federal district judge in Baltimore, died of congestive heart failure June 25 at HeartFields Assisted Living at Easton. He was 83.
"Judge Miller was an...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 5:17 PM
She was a Fort Lauderdale socialite, philanthropist, activist and Huizenga family member who left her mark on Broward County.
Elizabeth Betty Joanne Huizenga Buntrock, more simply known as "B.J.," founded Flowers and Found Objects on Las Olas...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:13 AM
Stephen L. Saltzman was at New York University, almost done with his studies in a tax law program, when a well-meaning Irish Catholic instructor invited him to interview at a large Boston law firm where he worked.
But when Saltzman got to Massachusetts,...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:05 PM
There may be no better illustration of state Democrats' massive fundraising efforts in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election year than the political donations of Jonathan Sackler and his extended family.
A total of $91,000 in donations has rolled into...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:17 AM
A report out of Greenwich (Conn.) Patch, via Eater, is that Graham Elliot’s Connecticut restaurant, Primary Food & Drink, has closed. Restaurant manager David Wolvovsky told Patch the restaurant is "closed as of today — the issue being, it...
| May 16, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Tom Foley made more driving news last week, which is never a good thing.
He was charged with speeding on Route 9.
Foley's spokesperson said Foley was going about 80 miles per hour.
As someone who travels on Route 9 frequently, let me say that cars...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Ron Howard is selling the 32-acre estate he's owned for 20 years, located in the Conyers Farm gated community in Greenwich, Conn. Asking price is $27.5 million.
The property is a working farm, boasting an organic vegetable garden, greenhouse, livestock...