| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:51 PM
To Eric Lichter, it's no mystery why artists from New York, Boston and Providence come to record their music in an old house on a gravel road, near Cedar Lake in Chester. "There's barely [cell phone] reception here," says Lichter, who is the owner and...
| Mar 29, 2014
A mystery bridge where I-91 and a real bridge, the Charter Oak, meet in Hartford is today's entry in this edition of "Is It Just Me?" -- where no question is too small for The Bottom Line.
Q: "In 1991 I watched as they built a new Charter Oak Bridge and...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
GLASTONBURY — The same fevered imagination brought the world a blue gingham inflatable ice-holding tray for outdoor picnics, obnoxious magnetic bumper stickers and an oversized ceramic mug shaped like a toilet.
"Our toilet mug, I think, it defines...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 6:30 AM
NEW BRITAIN — Even after all the mass killings that have calloused the state and nation in the past 40 years, the name of a New Britain bakery remains infamous.
Before the night of Oct. 19, 1974, the Donna Lee Bakery was a neighborhood place to...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:47 PM
Last month it was Newington. Last summer, Vernon and New Haven. The year before, Simsbury.
They've started offering residents a safe way to get rid of old prescription drugs.
Drug disposal has taken on urgency in recent years, as the detrimental...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Collaborative custom design at CastleHeights
By Sally Martino
After his divorce, Paul Carenza decided to stay in his 3,500-square-foot, four-bedroom home in Southington because he loved it. The custom-built home had a spacious, open floor plan,...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 5:45 AM
Una persona murió y tres resultaron heridos en un accidente de dos choque en la intersección de la Avenida Willard y Veterans Drive tarde el domingo, informó la policía.
El accidente sucedió alrededor de las 10:30pm. La policía dijo que una persona...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 11:21 AM
Investigadores están buscando un ladrón enmascarado que asaltó una gasolinera Shell en el 1593 Southeast Rd. tarde el jueves, dijo la policía.
La víctima dijo que el ladrón entró a la tienda alrededor de las 10:47pm agitando un cuchillo y exigiendo...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 12:24 PM
What infusions are you making?
Our infusions are constantly changing. Infusions are what's popular now. We do a pineapple vodka infusion. We also do a Werthers caramel-in-vodka infusion. Our moonshine infusions are pretty tasty. We are soaking Red Hot's...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 3:05 PM
When a taxpayer makes a mistake on a federal tax return, the taxpayer pays for it. When the taxpayer pays and the IRS then makes a mistake, the taxpayer still pays.
That, says Jill Price of Newington, is her takeaway from her 2011 tax returns, a 1040...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:42 AM
El testimonio está en marcha en una demanda civil contra el estado presentada por la familia de Ciara McDermott, una oficial de la policía de Newington asesinada en el 2005 en un homicidio-suicidio por su ex novio, un policía estatal.
Víctor Díaz le...