| May 8, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Two construction contractors were fined and ordered to stop working on the $50 million Amazon warehouse job in Windsor this week after the state Department of Labor determined that they lacked proper workers' compensation coverage, a state official said....
| May 3, 2014
Connecticut residents somehow survive winter's nuisance with a comforting combination of complaints about its length, severity and wind-chill factors.
If only asphalt and vehicles could talk.
Last April, Paula Zeiner's daughter left a Hartford...
| May 12, 2014
| 5:27 PM
A 39-year-old man was shot in a Windsor Mill apartment on Monday, Baltimore County police said.
The man was taken to University of Maryland Shock Trauma from the 7000 block of Rudisill Ct., where he was shot around 6:15 p.m., police said. His condition...
| May 16, 2014
Garden Club Events
A perennial plant sale will be held Saturday, May 17, at the Church of St. Ann, corner Arch and West Avon roads, Avon, from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. A variety of plants from members' gardens will be offered.
Wallingford Garden Club's...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Connecticut woman who appeared with President Obama in January to represent the long-term unemployed has found work managing a Windsor nursing home.
"It was a godsend," said Katherine Hackett, who lost her job as a nursing home administrator in July...
| May 20, 2014
| 1:10 PM
For high school students studying automotive technology, the annual Ford-AAA Auto Skills Contest is the equivalent of the World Series. Watching as a spectator might not have quite the excitement of a tied Game 7 in the bottom of the ninth inning, but the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Maybe Front Street in downtown Hartford should change its name to Frontier Street on May 12. That's the day Ted's Montana Grill opens for business with its second location in Connecticut, the chain announced Tuesday.
Ted's, founded in 2002 by CNN-founder...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:24 AM
The phrase Connecticut barbecue might never have the ring to it of, say, Memphis barbecue, Carolina barbecue, Kansas City barbecue or Texas barbecue. Sadly, much of our barbecue might be of the "remove the rack of ribs from the sleeve and slather it...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:18 PM
This is Sunshine Week, a national initiative to promote the importance of open government, but you wouldn't know it in Connecticut.
•A team of reporters from the New Haven Register and Middletown Press visited all 92 municipal police...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Outside of Criollisimo Restaurant on Arch Street in New Britain, on a sandwich board advertising the specials of the day, the magic word, "Morcilla," could be seen down the sidewalk. Inside, waiting at the counter was Diane Alverio, publisher of the...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 5:50 PM
La vida de Audrey Morrissey como una prostituta adolescente en antigua área de Combate en y la forma en que eventualmente ella misma se salió, resonó entre los trabajadores sociales y los policías en Connecticut que están aquí luchando contra el tráfico...