| Jul 8, 2011
| 2:23 PM
Westhill-Stamford went undefeated in the regular season and was the defending Class LL champion. Conard-West Hartford had lost three regular-season games and had never been to the championship game before. None of that mattered when the two teams faced...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 6:53 AM
On July 14, the Whitney Humanities Center at Yale (53 Wall St.; 203-432-6556, yale.edu/whc) opens a film series, "The Gardener's Shadow," in collaboration with Artspace and Yale's Marsh Botanical Garden. The films, which feature themes of gardening and...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 6:55 AM
Oh, wedding cakes. All fondant, meringue, sheet cake, ganache and pomp, they're a staple for many brides — and bakeries. And then there are those cake toppers — plastic brides and grooms, or even Swarovski crystal.
But what about brides who'd...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 4:24 AM
A man was fatally wounded Saturday afternoon when authorities said he exchanged gunfire with police in the Austin neighborhood on the West Side.
About 4:20 p.m. police were flagged down near Madison Street and Parkside Avenue by witnesses who said...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 7:00 AM
A toddler who was miraculously found alive more than an hour after falling into a rushing river, died Wednesday around 6 p.m.
The boy, identified as 1-year-old Thomas Chisholm, was transported to Bridgeport Hospital where he was listed in critical...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Food on a stick offers a number of culinary advantages. You don’t need utensils. There’s little to no cleanup (other than tossing out the stick). It’s socially acceptable to walk around with your food, and if you’re a guy, you feel...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Like many politicians, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton utilizes social media. In fact, throughout one recent Thursday, he sent out more than 40 tweets. Boughton's ceaseless Twitter postings do address city issues but just as often the 44-year-old mayor...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:42 AM
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced work will begin Thursday, March 1 to preserve and rehabilitate 11 structures along Interstate 81 between Exit 124 (PA 61) and Exit 131 (PA 54) in New Castle, Ryan and Mahanoy townships, Schuylkill...
| 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, “...
| 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...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 11:37 AM
A 16-year-old boy suffered a graze wound to the head when he was shot in the Humboldt Park neighborhood late this morning.
Police responded to a call of shots fired about 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of West Chicago and North Trumbull avenues and...