| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:53 PM
SIMSBURY — For Marshall and Lynn Epstein, owners of the 110-acre Rosedale Farms and Vineyards, farming has grown beyond raising vegetables.
"I think the key to farming today is evolving to meet people's needs," said Marshall Epstein, a third-...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:18 PM
The West Hartford area's talented teens take to the stage for "On The Town," this year's West Hartford Summer Arts Festival production, which runs July 31 to Aug. 3.
The festival, often referred to as SAF, began as an opportunity for high school and...
| Jul 31, 2014
Frizzante Champagne and Wine Bar in North Stonington may look like it's off the beaten path, but it's actually quite strategically placed. Within about a 10-minute drive, a visitor can reach three Connecticut wineries, Foxwoods Resort Casino and the...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The 2014 All-Courant high school girls lacrosse team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more:
Paige Hammick, Avon, Sr.
Madison Hooper, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Michelle Fedrico, Cheshire, Sr....
| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:03 PM
The 2014 All-Courant high school girls tennis team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more:
Riya Abraham, Newington, Sr.
Meredith Aird, Old Lyme, Jr.
Alexandra Barmore, Southington, Jr.
| Jun 8, 2014
| 4:05 AM
PLAINVILLE — Home builder Johnny Carrier savors the nail gun's staccato tap-tap as two workers finish piecing together two-by-fours at Samuel's Crossing near the Plainville-Farmington line.
Carpenters hoist up the wall frame for the colonial,...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Erin Spaulding was in the middle of training for a half-marathon when one day at work, a 350-pound cabinet came loose from the wall above her desk and fell on her head.
That was in 2010. Three years later, she did get to run her half-marathon, at...
| Jun 28, 2014
State residents, past or present, have left behind nearly enough unclaimed property to pay for a new XL Center, the proposed downtown minor-league baseball stadium and the $55 refund once promised for every current taxpayer in Connecticut.
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:11 AM
NEW BRITAIN - Student Julia Leitao of New Britain High School won a Halo Award for theater excellence, the school system reported.
The awards are sponsored by the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury. On May 28, the school's production team along with 20...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 8:06 AM
SOUTHINGTON — Pharmacists preparing for the advent of Connecticut's medical marijuana industry gathered Wednesday to talk about the clinical aspects of dispensing a drug that has no federal approval nor the guidelines that go along with it.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:02 AM
In 1990, Becker's Fine Jeweler had just opened its downtown Hartford store when a recession hit — and one that hit New England harder than anywhere else.
"I had to lay off 40 percent of my staff," said Paul Becker, who founded the West Hartford...