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  • Fishing Guide

    Inland LARGEMOUTH BASS fishing is reported as good in many areas. Waters to try include Shenipsit Lake, Lake McDonough, Highland Lake, Bantam Lake, Gardner Lake, Lake Saltonstall (several 5 lb. bass caught recently), Moodus Reservoir, Candlewood Lake,...
  • Founders Left Lesson For Evasive Politicians

    If you have not already this holiday weekend, take a few minutes to read the Declaration of Independence that those brave delegates to the Second Continental Congress adopted on pain of death 238 years ago. Its stirring opening, "When in the course of...
  • TV's 'Millionaire' Moves To Stamford

    TV's 'Millionaire' Moves To Stamford
    "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire" has come to Connecticut's Gold Coast. Last week, the popular TV game show started filming for the 2014-15 season in its new home at the Connecticut Film Center in Stamford. It previously filmed in New York. The first...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Children's Law Center Receives $60,000 Grant

    The Children's Law Center of Connecticut received a three year grant award totaling $60,000 from the SBM Charitable Foundation, Inc. in support of the non-profit's Legal Representation Program in eastern Connecticut. The program provides legal advocates...
  • KB Home makes push into higher end of housing market

    Southern California's biggest home builder has been betting on the higher end of the housing market. And so far, that bet appears to be paying off. KB Home reported stronger-than-expected earnings Friday, thanks in part to a big push into higher-...
  • Lori Riley: Achilles Volunteers Offer Guiding Hand

     Lori Riley: Achilles Volunteers Offer Guiding Hand
    Erin Spaulding was in the middle of training for a half-marathon when one day at work, a 350-pound cabinet came loose from the wall above her desk and fell on her head. That was in 2010. Three years later, she did get to run her half-marathon, at...
  • Look To Congestion Tolling, Transit To Unblock Highways

    Look To Congestion Tolling, Transit To Unblock Highways
    In 1999, the consultant Michael Gallis said that Connecticut was in danger of becoming an "economic cul-de-sac" because of bottlenecked transportation. Fifteen years later, this oft-repeated phrase appears prophetic. Rail service on the Metro-North line...
  • 10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Race

    Unequal Unemployment: During the Great Recession, unemployment among whites peaked at about 7 percent while unemployment for Hispanics and blacks peaked at more than 17 percent. A Top-10 List Not To Be On: In 2010, the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk...
  • To Improve Patient Care, CT Hospitals Will Ask: Are You A Veteran?

    Connecticut hospitals will be required to ask all patients if they are veterans, under a new state law that takes effect Oct. 1. The law is part of a nationwide effort conceived by the State Veterans Affairs Commissioner Linda Schwartz to make private...
  • Two Fairfield County Dentists Accused Of Fraud

    HARTFORD — Two Fairfield County dentists face first-degree larceny and other charges for allegedly defrauding Medicaid, the state and federally funded program that provides health care to low-income people. George Betser, 71, of Stamford, was...
  • Connecticut Should Bar Animal Circuses

    My heart sank when I drove past Long Meadow Elementary School in Middlebury this week. The Cole Bros. Circus, which has been cited for Animal Welfare Act violations, was set up on the school's grounds. Here, at a place where we hope our children will...