| Feb 23, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Red light cameras are back at the state Capitol in Hartford as proponents make their annual — and, up to now, perennially unsuccessful — attempt to win legislative approval to enable Connecticut cities and towns to install electronic...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Welcome to Ask the Chef, a new signature ct.com series, in which we will get to know the incredible talent behind some of Connecticut’s most innovative restaurants. We are honored to premiere with Billy Grant: chef, restaurateur, and...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:00 PM
According to a Pentagon report, 19,000 sexual assaults occur in the military each year. A seemingly insane Quinnipiac University professor says all those broads practically asked for it. "What do you expect to happen when women are put among men trained...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:05 PM
The Burnside Craft Brewers Festival
June 15, 1-5 pm, High Meadow Resort, North Granby, oldeburnsidebrewing.com
So proud is Case McClellan of his Scottish heritage that he has affixed the slogans "Scotland Forever" and "The Pipers are Calling:...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 8:04 AM
Anthony's Jamaican Restaurant
410 Middle Tpke W, Manchester, (860) 643-8200
851 Albany Ave., Hartford, (860) 549-2104
Berties West Indian & American Restaurant
928 North Main St., Waterbury, (203) 757-4330
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Margaret and Louis Chatey are turning pears and apples from Ledyard and Middlefield into award-winning brandy in a barn off an Ashford country lane.
Over in East Hartford, Adam von Gootkin is hunting for Connecticut corn he can transform into what he...
| Jan 20, 2013
I learn a lot from my readers.
Last week, for example, I received an e-mail from Karen Cheyney, who wrote, "Could you please do one of your Sunday articles on how to get rid of old stuff, now that Christmas is over?"
It seemed like a good idea, so I...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 4:09 PM
The University of Connecticut and the town of Mansfield need additional reliable long-term sources of water. That's a well-documented fact, and one borne out by years of review and planning.
But that's not because UConn isn't a good steward. On the...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:51 PM
Dozens of speakers at a hearing Tuesday night denounced a plan to take water from the Farmington River Watershed to supply the University of Connecticut, saying it would harm an already stressed Farmington River, an important resource.
The hearing at...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 5:23 PM
If someone told you the total number of Connecticut residents living under the poverty line rose by 21 percent between 1990 and 2010, and that Hartford was by far the poorest city in the state, you'd figure the capital city led the way in the growth of...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 1:12 PM
As rain showered down Friday afternoon, family and friends of the new graduates of the Woodland School stayed dry in the school's small gymnasium as they waited for commencement to begin.
Following the playing of "Pomp and Circumstance" the graduates...