| Sep 27, 2013
Since 1978, dedicated volunteers have quietly made their way to a tiny studio in the Raymond Memorial Library in East Hartford and performed a marvelous service for their fellow citizens who are blind or otherwise unable to read. The volunteers have...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Trail of Terror, 60 N. Plains Hwy, Wallingford. $10-$20. Not recommended for children under age 10. Hours: Opens at approximately 7 p.m. on Oct. 11, 12, 13; 18, 19, 20; 25, 26, 27 & Nov. 1 and 2. Information: trailofterror.com.
Graveyard Shift Ghost...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:10 PM
When UConn sought an extra water supply over the past year, one proposal was to tap into the Metropolitan District Commission system in East Hartford and pump its water nearly 20 miles to the campus.
Thus did it become obvious that the state has no...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 2:44 PM
In 1960, The Phoenix Cos. made a historic decision not to move out of Hartford but to remain downtown and build a new, show-stopping, modernist corporate headquarters as the signature building on Constitution Plaza, which was then under construction....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Premium Outlets Pink Promotion
Sunday, Oct. 13: Representatives from Komen Connecticut will be at the Clinton Crossing Premium Outlets' center courtyard at Gap Outlet from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., to answer questions regarding breast health and the...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Sometime in June, a new micro-brewery and taproom is scheduled to open up at what its owners believe is a "strategic location right off the highway" in East Windsor.
The Broad Brook Brewery will be housed in a 5,000-square-foot building at Sophia's...
| 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:...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:46 PM
In the dozen years that the landmark Hartford Times building has stood vacant, there has been only one serious proposal to redevelop the property. And that one didn't work out.
Now, in the space of a few months, there are two more.
The Thomas Hooker...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Whenever I am out in the natural world, I listen for the roar.
Not the call of lions, tigers and bears, but the sound of waterfalls dropping over rock chasms or rapids tumbling along a river. And there is plenty of roaring as you navigate the trails...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Connecticut is one of five states extending the school day for some districts. Students usually go to school for less than seven hours a day, 180 days a year. Under a pilot program, certain public schools in East Hartford, Meriden and New London will...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:46 PM
CONCACAF general secretary Enrique Sanz said Wednesday that despite a low number of advanced ticket sales for Sunday's Gold Cup quarterfinals at M&T Bank Stadium, he expects the number of tickets to spike dramatically now that local soccer fans know...