| Apr 18, 2014
| 2:31 PM
How many people have to die of drug overdoses in Connecticut before the state government acts?
That's a question for the governor, the General Assembly, and the array of state agencies — far too many, God knows — that have jurisdiction...
| Apr 17, 2014
East Windsor, it seems, is a breakfast town. At least a half-dozen local diners and coffee shops serve up pancakes, eggs and bacon, and that doesn't even include the chains like Cracker Barrel and Friendly's.
Of the cabal of morning-meal experts, Stir...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:18 PM
For more than 15 years, a $518-million military weather satellite sat in a clean room at Lockheed Martin Corp.'s facility in Sunnyvale waiting for the day it would be launched into orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base.
On Thursday morning, the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Outside of Criollisimo Restaurant on Arch Street in New Britain, on a sandwich board advertising the specials of the day, the magic word, "Morcilla," could be seen down the sidewalk. Inside, waiting at the counter was Diane Alverio, publisher of the...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Investigators recovered bomb-making materials this week inside a big rig, which they reportedly linked to a Glendale man who was being investigated for assaulting his ex-girlfriend with a sledgehammer, police said.
Prosecutors charged Hambardzum...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Bria Hartley: A WBCA All-American as a sophomore, she has recovered from an injury-filled junior season with the best year of her career. … Maya Moore is the only other player in program history to have amassed at least 1,500 points, 500 rebounds,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:52 PM
The rapid rise in heroin deaths around the nation is frightening. Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman may be just one of thousands of victims of this awful epidemic. The nation and Connecticut can do more to stop these deaths.
Many are linked to a dangerous...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, UConn's All-American junior who missed four games because of mononucleosis, was back at practice Thursday. Coach Geno Auriemma said that she might play on senior day Saturday against Rutgers at Gampel Pavilion if things go well...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:45 PM
A young Windsor furniture maker's "fateful liaison" with an unmarried woman in June 1766 helped pave the way for the Connecticut Valley's golden age of furniture production.
Eliphalet Chapin's wayward ways with a neighboring damsel named Hannah Bartlett...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Heroína mezclada con el poderoso estupefaciente sintético fentanilo ha cobrado decenas de vidas en el este de los Estados Unidos y ha comenzado a hacer estragos en Connecticut, incluyendo la muerte de una estudiante de la Escuela Superior de East...
| Feb 12, 2014
Hollywood has spent some time in Connecticut over the years. Some big box-office hits have been filmed here. Some flops have, too. But what has Connecticut looked like to movie goers?
Some movies shot and set here take a jaundiced look at Connecticut....