| Aug 12, 2011
Whew! I've returned from the wilds of Windsor Locks.
OK, you can stop laughing now. No, really, stop. I wasn't exploring the grassy fields around Bradley International Airport. Nor was I in the sliver of wilderness along the Connecticut River known as...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 11:35 PM
The first priority is to get the electricity back on and to make sure all citizens, particularly elderly residents living alone, are safe.
But it's also time to ask what Connecticut Light & Power was doing in the days and hours before the storm when a...
| Nov 5, 2011
It was lunchtime at Nardi Breads Inc., but no one was thinking about eating in the dark, cold cavernous commercial bakery — not on the seventh day without power, the seventh day of wondering how the 103-year old business would survive.
| Dec 11, 2011
It has become clear what we must do to get the Hartford Police Department to marshal its resources and move swiftly and effectively against drug dealers, robbers and homicidal punks.
We must somehow persuade those evildoers to dress up in really stinky...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Pinkberry continues its proliferation in Connecticut with the opening of a fifth location, in Westfarms Mall Oct. 12. The Farmington frozen yogurt store will be located on the lower level of the mall, near the Center Court.
Joining two other Hartford...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 3:05 PM
This is one of the stranger sights you will ever see traveling through the state's inland landscape.
One moment you're walking along a path among towering oaks, past dried-up vernal pools and across a forest floor filled with ferns. And then you pass...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:10 PM
The Hartford is selling its retirement plans business to MassMutual for $400 million, and that is not good news for jobs in the region.
The hope was that a company not already in the 401(k) business would want to get into it — preferably an...
| Jun 2, 2012
JoAnne Bauer’s life, at least the part requiring motor-vehicle transportation, has not been the same since her green 2001 Dodge Neon was stolen overnight from her West End residence on May 27, 2008.
In a mind-bending convolution of events, the car&...
| Jan 19, 2012
On Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Jan. 21 to 23, in Hartford, Japanalia cleans house at its biannual mega-sale. The event features samples, one-of-a-kind items, overstocks and irregulars at 50 to 80 percent off. Payment is by cash or check only. Hours are...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Everything is so close!
The U.S Senate race is too close to call and so is the argument about who is the bigger deadbeat. Your choices:
A) Chris Murphy, who appears to have fallen behind, at various times, on his rent, his mortgage, his property taxes,...
| 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-...