| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:05 PM
In the war of casino kingpins, Sheldon Adelson has long dominated archrival Steve Wynn when it comes to bank account and casino empire, but Wynn has apparently won a regional skirmish.
Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem President Robert DeSalvio has agreed...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Every year, hundreds of area students receive help paying for college with a Robert T. Kenney Scholarship from the American Savings Foundation. The Foundation expects to award $750,000 to up to 400 students for the 2014-2015 academic year. But the only...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
While a deluge of restaurants and retail shops are expected to fill downtown Allentown in the wake of the PPL Center's debut in the fall, the city will soon be losing another bookstore.
Another Story used bookstore at 524 N. 18th St. (near Wert's Cafe)...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Pacifico restaurant at The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley has closed its doors, leaving diners of the Center Valley shopping center high and dry when it comes to finding nuevo Latino staples such as seviche and paella.
According to Promenade Shops...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 2:51 PM
We've read too many of these stories about the torment of animals.
In the latest one, a 20-year-old Windsor Locks man was charged last week with seven counts of cruelty to animals, in this case cats. If he's guilty, he deserves time behind bars.
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:04 AM
The Northwest Connecticut Arts Council is hosting its second annual Garden Party at the Harwinton home of Victoria Elliot and Marvin McMillen. The gardens at the home were designed by Major Henry Hornbostel, who was an instrumental architect for the...
| Apr 15, 2013
The Butler-McCook House is a sunny, yellow gem that stands proud in the middle of downtown Hartford, beckoning curious passersby to explore this Colonial structure, nestled among the modern-day buildings of Main Street.
Four generations of an...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Dolores Hart was one of Hollywood's top ingenues, giving Elvis Presley his first screen kiss in 1957's "Loving You" and then reuniting with him a year later in "King Creole." She worked with such legends as Anthony Quinn and Anna Magnani in 1957's "Wild...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Twenty-nine creative artists from northwest Connecticut will participate on Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 23, in the fourth annual Open Your Eyes Studio Tour.
The free event, presented by the Northwest Connecticut Arts Council, is in Kent and New...
| Jun 12, 2013
An Alligator Records Press Release today announced that Grammy Award-winning singer and accordionist Stanley "Buckwheat" Dural, Jr., leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, has been declared cancer free by his doctors. Last January, Buckwheat announced he was being...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 11:24 AM
In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Classes resume at schools in Newtown, Conn., except at Sandy Hook Elementary, where a gunman went on a shooting rampage Friday; visitors walk through Manger Square in the West Bank town of Bethlehem; Filipino Catholics...