| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:39 AM
The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving has awarded grants totalling $450,000 to programs that provide food and other basic needs to clients throughout Greater Hartford.
The grants support both regional and local agencies in Avon, Bloomfield, East...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:48 PM
NEWINGTON — A local man was accused of tying his 71-year-old godfather to a chair Monday so he could take the man's money and use his car to buy drugs, police said.
Samuel Carter, 24, who lived with his godfather in his Hartford Avenue home, used...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:51 PM
This could have ended badly.
On Monday, a 21-year-old student at Central Connecticut State University came back from a weekend excursion still wearing his Halloween costume. Unfortunately, it turned out, he dressed as a character from the G.I. Joe...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Un estudiante quien aún llevaba su disfraz de Halloween desde el fin de semana causó alarma cuando caminaba a través de Central Connecticut State University (CCSU, Central) el lunes, lo cual provocó un aislamiento en el recinto y una masiva respuesta...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 1:42 PM
What does it take to terminate a wireless-phone contract before its expiration date?
Ellen Leonard of Newington wasn't sure, but she knew it was time in August to remove her mother from the family plan with Verizon Wireless. Her mother had been on it...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:52 PM
USA Baby & Big Kids Too, an independently owned franchise on the Berlin Turnpike in Berlin, has closed after nine years. The bank that took over its merchandise will hold a liquidation sale starting Friday.
The retailer of furniture, strollers and...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Found at: Bonefish Grill (Newington)
What ingredients do you want to see used more often?
I think muddling fresh fruit into cocktails makes a huge difference and gives a beverage a more distinguished flavor. Here we muddle...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:06 PM
Best Market, a chain of 17 supermarkets in Long Island, New York City and New Jersey, is making landfall in Connecticut with a store set to open as early as Friday in Newington.
The store, near the town center at the site of a former Waldbaum's Food...
| 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...
| Oct 11, 2013
All of the drivers must have head injuries. They're all saying, "Do you know who I am?" -- Susan Breitman, West Hartford
They do a bang-up job, even after hours. -- Sandra Maineri, Unionville
I see the Hartford City Council is now...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 8:35 AM
"Excess ain't rebellion," as the band Cake nicely put it. But, then again, sometimes excess is its own reward. Overkill is turned into a culinary aesthetic at Chef's Dog House in Newington. And it works. In this age of $12 burgers, when even a run-of-the-...