| Jun 23, 2014
| 8:21 AM
BRANFORD — U.S. Army veteran Arthur Morris figured he'd have to give up fishing after his eyesight began to fail.
Morris, 80, served in the Army as a water purification specialist in 1956. He's been in and out of the Eastern Blind Rehabilitation...
| May 29, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Aarón Hernández mató a dos hombres en un tiroteo desde un auto en el 2012 porque uno de ellos le derramó una copa encima más temprano en la noche, dijeron los fiscales el miércoles al describir los asesinatos como "completamente sin sentido".
| May 27, 2014
| 12:34 PM
The violence at Isla Vista at the start of the holiday weekend grabbed the nation's attention. But so, too, did the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard last year. And in Santa Monica. And at Newtown, Conn., before that.
And on and on.
More than 11,...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 5:31 AM
The best way to see what might happen if a corporation from Texas takes over four Connecticut hospitals is to visit Saint Vincent Hospital in Worcester, Mass.
That's where Erik Wexler has maintained a friendly and efficient atmosphere, first as CEO...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 2:05 AM
MANCHESTER — Courant reporters 95 years ago figured prominently in the investigation of a bungled heist, playing a role that would be highly improbable today.
In the case of The Great Silk Robbery, the "Courant Men," as they were called in their...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
June 30 ...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:19 PM
Members of the state's Sandy Hook Advisory Commission vented their frustrations Friday about what they said was too little information being released about the mental health of Adam Lanza, the shooter who killed 20 first-graders and six women at Sandy...
| Nov 24, 2013
When Jonathan Hiller of Gales Ferry arrives in Ludlow, Vt., on a Friday night, ready for a weekend of skiing at Okemo, he feels right at home. He pulls into the driveway at a three-story house on Pleasant Street, stores his gear, and visits with dozens of...
| Oct 4, 2013
Only 50 more miles to go along the Appalachian Trail.
And that's just the 51.6-mile Connecticut section. Overall, I have 2,178 miles to cover from Katahdin, Maine to Georgia's Springer Mountain. But everyone has to start somewhere. And my somewhere...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Since my wife and I had children, we are never on time for anything. You name it -- dinners, movies, plays, band performances, baseball and soccer games – and we are late for it.
But during my annual fall trek to find the best places for leaf...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 6:39 AM
It was a good plan. I would explore Maromas, Middletown's last frontier, in search of the remnants of a village that was swallowed up in the 1950s by the construction of the Connecticut Advanced Nuclear Engineering Laboratory – the predecessor of...