| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Connecticut seems to be New England's tornado alley, and the Connecticut River Valley a particularly favorite twister path.
Tornadoes like Monday's have become, alas, a familiar sight in this state. Connecticut had the greatest tornado density in New...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 10:30 AM
What would you trade for a copy of the New York Times, Nov. 19, 1863, which includes a report on Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg address? Or maybe you're in the market to exchange theater tickets for some single-malt scotch? Or need some wallpapering done...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:55 AM
From the Mark Twain House and Museum to the Coventry Regional Farmers Market, state residents have chosen 10 finalists in the #CTFanFavorite tourism campaign online. Now the voting starts to pick a fan-favorite.
From July 17 to 31, the Connecticut Office...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| Jun 28, 2013
Let's face it. Airport travel is unavoidably stressful. By the time you park, lug and check your bags and proceed shoeless through long security lines, you're ready for a drink. And that's even before any dreaded DELAYED or CANCELLED messages flash on the...
| Feb 5, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Thanks for reading my blog. Many of these questions can be answered more thoroughly if you could validate them live as I was connecting to you.
What do you all think about making this a live interactive web-cast! Please let me know. I want to hear from...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 12:17 PM
1) Elle Nails & Spa
781 Newfield St.
2) Silk Nails
1234 Farmington Ave.
3) Classic Nails
20 Main St.
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:25 AM
Eighteen months. That's the amount of time it can take between the moment a leaf of premium Connecticut shade-grown tobacco is picked and the day the farmer who grew it gets paid.
In between, that leaf is handled with delicate care: hung to be cured...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:44 PM
Thousands of Business members and the exchange of millions of dollars are expected to be present at this years Barter Expo at the Bradley Hotel on November 15. Over 3,400 business professionals along with their employees, families and friends are expected...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Many towns and cities have turned their backs on the Connecticut River since early in the 20th century, so New England's longest waterway often flows unnoticed through our state.
But if you search it out, you'll find places like the Windsor Locks...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:52 AM
106 pounds: Joey Rossetti, Glastonbury, Fr.
113: Mike Ruffino, Windham, Sr.
120: Brian Amato, Newington, Sr.
126: Matt McAllister, Bacon Academy-Colchester, Sr.
132: Howard Kilpatrick, Bacon Academy, Jr.
138: David Colvin, Westbrook/Old Saybrook, Jr....