| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
More lobster specials abound at The Mill on the River in South Windsor, which offers a Friday night lobster dinner deal for $25.95.
The meal includes salad, a 1.5-pound boiled lobster, baked potato, coleslaw and strawberry shortcake with seasonal...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 8:04 AM
What's the difference between these two troubleshooting-request calls to your cable company's technical support line?
Question No. 1:
"The on-screen program guide on my television connected to the cable box says, 'No Data.' Can you fix it?"
| Jun 18, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Burtons Grill in South Windsor welcomes summer with the start of Wine Down Wednesdays June 19. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., enjoy live music on the patio (weather permitting) and half-priced bottles of wine.
The restaurant also offers $1 oysters and shrimp...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's state of the state address Wednesday began with notes of promise. It started with a meditation on the slaughter of innocents in Newtown last month. It would have been appropriate for the governor to devote his speech only to the...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 2:27 PM
The successful scam letter looks authentic. But what happens when an authentic offer looks like a scam?
Shirley Stewart of South Windsor recently received a multi-color form letter — the old style, U.S. Postal Service type — inviting her...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 11:01 AM
In some ways, 2012 was a carryover year from news of 2011, as the governor continued his aggressive economic development spending, United Technologies Corp. consummated a deal it announced in 2011, and the year's nastiest labor strike grew out of a 2011...
| Jul 16, 2008
The "Dean of Sports," Arnold "Arnie" D'Angelo, held court at Maneeley's in South Windsor Monday as his fans feted him on his 60th year in the broadcast business.
Better known by his street name, Arnold Dean, 78, the smooth-talking WTIC-AM (1080)...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day, especially with these dining and beverage specials. Here's a sampling of what local restaurants are offering for the holiday.
A St. Patrick's Day prix-fixe at Max Fish, 110 Glastonbury Boulevard, Glastonbury,...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:09 PM
Bonefish Grill, a casual seafood-focused chain with more than 150 locations throughout the United States, will open its first Connecticut restaurant March 25 in the Promenade Shoppes at Evergreen Walk, South Windsor.
Bonefish Grill is known for market-...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Mill Restaurant Group says "thanks" to its customer base with special $25 prix-fixe menus March 4-10 at its five locations. Each restaurant offers its own distinct three-course meal, with choice of appetizer, entree and dessert.
Menu selections include:...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:19 PM
Rachel Holmes was an urban forester for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection for exactly two years until Thursday, and she didn't go out quietly.
The 31-year-old, with two graduate degrees from Yale, spent extra hours working on...