| Jul 11, 2014
| 5:54 AM
Pass through the middle of North Canaan and you'll see the Canaan Fire Department, the Canaan Union Train station, even the Canaan post office. That's all fine and good except that there's a separate town to the south, over Canaan Mountain, called...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 4:11 AM
In the years just before the Civil War, the Connecticut landscape was radically different than it is today.
It was an open, agrarian landscape, a patchwork of farms with few mature trees. A farm woodlot often was little more than a cluster of young,...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:33 AM
Lenticulars are fun, seen in "winky" sunglasses bought at fairs, on album covers and in gimmick advertisements: Stand in one position, a picture can be seen, but rock a little to the side, and another picture appears, back and forth, back and forth. Miggs...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 5:06 PM
NUTMEG ALL-STAR ROSTER
(Number, name, position, school)
1 Rafael Dominguez, RB, Sheehan-Wallingford
2 Duane Gary, CB, West Haven
3 Darren Jackson, CB, St. Joseph-Trumbull
4 Deion Lespier, CB, Platt-Meriden
5 Logan Marchi, QB, St. Paul-Bristol
| Jun 17, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Prosecutors have decided not to go forward with disorderly conduct charges against Grammy Award-winning musicians Paul Simon and Edie Brickell after the couple had a shoving match in April at their Connecticut home, a court clerk said on Tuesday.
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
UConn football coach Bob Diaco said it's important that Connecticut high school coaches know he and his staff care about them.
Connecticut is not a hotbed for BCS-level talent, and it might sound like a broken record, but UConn still needs to do a better...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Christopher Meloni, famous for his roles as Chris Keller on the HBO series “Oz” and Detective Elliott Stabler on the NBC police drama “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” has listed his estate in New Canaan, Conn., for sale at $4....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Rocker Billie Joe Armstrong, South African playwright Athol Fugard and New Haven’s Broken Umbrella Theatre will be recognized for their special contributions to theater in the state at the Connecticut Critics Circle Awards ceremony this month. ...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Paul Simon gave his first public performance since he and wife Edie Brickell were arrested recently and charged with disorderly conduct.
Simon played a benefit show Wednesday night at the Beacon Theatre in New York, where he was honored for his...
| May 16, 2014
| 3:48 PM
Almost exactly 30 years ago, Tracey Thurman successfully sued Torrington after local police officers failed to respond to her pleas for help in keeping her safe from her estranged husband. Now, the estate of Tiana Notice was awarded a $10 million judgment...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:22 PM
Singers-songwriters Paul Simon and Edie Brickell had to explain themselves to a Connecticut judge Monday afternoon after they were arrested Saturday on suspicion of disorderly conduct.
Simon, 72, said that he'd gotten into a rare argument with his...