| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:36 AM
Connecticut’s increasingly popular wine industry appears to stand alone among U.S. wine-growing states, and not necessarily in a good way.
Our law allows as much as 75 percent of the grapes used in a “Connecticut” wine to come from...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 4:28 PM
In 2008, Adam Osmond hit bottom.
He was a gambling addict. He lost his two stores in New Britain, where he used to play thousands of dollars worth of lottery tickets a day. When he told his wife and his family, he was ashamed and depressed. He wasn't...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:38 PM
An apple a day won't keep the doctor away forever. Sooner or later, you'll need to make an appointment. There are ways to make that visit flow smoothly.
Fact is, life is moving at a fast pace for everyone, including physicians. When Dr. Paul Griner...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:07 AM
Amazon is reportedly gearing up for another jump into the multi-billion-dollar world of Internet wine sales. Google wine searches are soaring. Funky electronic wine clubs get big-time headlines. More than 400 out-of-state wineries now have permits to sell...
| May 23, 2012
| 2:15 PM
In 1845, a young man from the marble district of the Litchfield Hills arrived in Hartford just as the city's new rail line helped trigger an industrial boom that, by 1870, made it one of the richest small cities in America.
At age 22, James G....
| Jun 30, 2011
Andre Kreft doesn't like cookies. But with Savor, his flavor-packed, imaginative line of shortbread cookies, he's created cookies even he can love.
"I wanted to challenge the status quo of people's perceptions of what a cookie is," Kreft says. "I...
| May 31, 2011
| 2:47 PM
Join Duff Goldman, star of Food Network's “Ace of Cakes” and renowned chef Jacques Pépin to taste delicious bites from more than 40 of the best local restaurants at Share Our Strength's Taste of the Nation New Haven June 8 at Yale Commons...
| Aug 27, 2010
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: From George Washington, who had traveled through the area on more than one occasion, and to commemorate the fact that it was the first town in Connecticut to be incorporated after the signing of the Declaration of Independence....