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  • Gift Bags With Connecticut-Made Products A Big Hit With Guests

     Gift Bags With Connecticut-Made Products A Big Hit With Guests
    Can't wait for spring? Remember, along with warmer weather, May and June bring graduations and weddings — and graduations and weddings bring out-of-town guests. I learned this fact some years ago, when my son got married in June and then my...
  • At Doogie's, A Farewell To The Big Dog

    At Doogie's, A Farewell To The Big Dog
    It’s been featured on the Travel Channel’s “Man v. Food” and recognized by “Every Day with Rachael Ray” magazine. But now the two-foot hot dog that put Doogie’s on the map is no longer. The legendary hot dog is a...
  • The apéritif hour: Dan Young's feta-shized popcorn

     
    When New Yorker Daniel Young fell in love with a Brit, the former New York Daily News restaurant critic and author ended up moving to London. And re-inventing his career with the social eating site Young & Foodish--"Eat great food.......
  • Charges filed in 1978 Laguna Beach homicide

     
    Charges were filed Wednesday against a convicted murderer in the 1978 fatal stabbing of a prominent Laguna Beach architect. Walter Dalie, 52, is accused of stabbing Brent Stapleton Tobey to death in Tobey's Laguna Beach home in the 1300 block......
  • Rita Golden Retires After 47 Years Of Work And Volunteering At Newington VA

    NEWINGTON — A brick in the building: That's how Assistant Director of Volunteer Services Joe Canzanella at the Newington Veterans Affairs Hospital describes super-volunteer Rita Golden. For 47 years, Golden has worked and volunteered at the...
  • READER SUBMITTED: The Keeney Manufacturing Company Honors Retiring Employee

    On July 3 John Siena retired from The Keeney Manufacturing Company after 33 years of service. Beginning his career in the automotive field, John had a natural talent for fixing, maintaining, and creating mechanical things. He began his employment with...
  • VA Care Excellent Here

    As a patient receiving services at Veterans Affairs facilities in Newington and West Haven, I can't say enough about the quality of care. I'm always seen precisely on time for appointments; specialist appointments and routine diagnostic tests are arranged...
  • After Employer Goes Under, Two Managers Launch Firm That Helps School Teams Raise Money

    NEWINGTON — James Thomson and Don Crouch abruptly found themselves out of work in March 2009, when the national school fundraising company that paid them went out of business. It was a terrible time for employment, one of only three months in the...
  • Friday's Schedule

    Amateur Baseball Greater Hartford Twilight League FRIDAY'S SCHEDULE Meriden Merchants at Foss Insurance, 6 p.m. American Legion FRIDAY'S SCHEDULE Zone 1: Wolcott at Simsbury, 5:30 p.m. Zone 3: Westbrook at Guilford, 5:30 p.m. Zone 7:...
  • Newington's American Radio Relay League Marks 100th Anniversary

    Newington's American Radio Relay League Marks 100th Anniversary
    NEWINGTON — Hiram Percy Maxim, a Hartford businessman and early ham radio enthusiast, was frustrated. In January 1914, Maxim tried unsuccessfully to transmit a radio message from Hartford to Springfield. So he sent the message to a radio...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Connecticut Children's Scholarship Program Helping Local Students Succeed

    On June 11, Connecticut Children's Medical Center presented five Isidore Wise Scholarship Awards to local high school seniors pursuing a post-secondary education this fall. The scholarship program, established through the bequest of Mr. Isidore Wise, a...