| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Scott Smith was a young New Milford police officer in 1998 when he shot and killed suspect Franklyn Reid (who was wanted on alleged parole violations). After a brief foot chase, Smith got Reid on the ground but Smith says Reid seemed to reach for a...
| May 29, 2013
| 7:10 AM
It's been called by one bitter antagonist possibly "the worst alien invader the USA has ever encountered. The invasions are widespread and the damage reports are coming in from all our states."
A Westport victim warns that it "spread like wildfire......
| May 30, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Last year, 18 executives at 11 Connecticut hospitals were compensated more than $1 million, according to a database released annually by the state Office of Health Care Access.
Hartford Hospital and Yale-New Haven Hospital each had four executives...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 9:55 AM
While many found themselves in a stunned state of disbelief after the Newtown shootings, a small group has made disbelief their permanent stance on the incident. "Sandy Hook truthers" claim the government staged the event to increase support for gun...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:37 AM
Class L: Darien 4, Cheshire 0
Class M: Wilton 3, Guilford 0
Class S: Haddam-Killingworth 2, Stonington 0
Final State Coaches Poll
First-place votes, team records in parentheses followed by total points:
1. Darien (5) (21-1-0-0) 172
2. Wilton (4)...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:57 AM
State Open: Team, New Miflord; Individual, Henry Wynne, Staples-Westport
Class LL: Danbury; Henry Wynne, Staples-Westport
Class L: Darien; Spencer Brown, Wilton
Class MM: Guilford; Logan Fulton, Barlow-Redding
Class M: Weston; Kevin Sullivan, Lewis...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Gabrielle Giffords, the one-time Democratic congresswoman from Arizona who was critically injured in a shooting, privately met with families who lost loved ones in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre. Not everyone was touched by the gesture. "Gabby Gifford...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:17 AM
It could have been one of the best days of her life.
At the very least, Dec. 14, 2012, was shaping up nicely as a window into just how far 30-year-old Lauren Gabrielle Rousseau had come in recent months.
For six years, Rousseau struggled to find a...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Here are a few items from Connecticut's annals of guns and mental illness:
—A man who once was arrested for weapon violations was reported to Berlin police in 2004 by his landlord for having allegedly said, "I am going to kill myself and take a...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 12:45 PM
The National Endowment for the Artsgave out its lastest round of grants, giving 12 Connecicut arts organizations a total of $345,000 for various projects.
Outgoing Chairman Rocco Landesman announced the arts agency will award 832 grants totaling $23.3...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 1:23 PM
David K. Reeves, a retired development director and fox hunting enthusiast, died Nov. 23 of a stroke at Princeton Hospital in Princeton, N.J.
The former Baltimore resident, who lived in Princeton, was 86.
The son of an insurance executive and horseman...