| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:25 AM
By some estimates, there are more than 60,000 unregistered all-terrain vehicles and dirt bikes in Connecticut. There are also very few places where you can legally ride them.
The result is a long-running guerrilla campaign of "rogue" riders taking to...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:53 PM
It was the strangest trailhead I've seen in my travels across the state: On one side, a dilapidated iron truss bridge with more air than wood for its walkway and on the other side an unwelcoming fence for the Blue Stone Quarry.
But then I saw it. A...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:29 AM
39th Annual Clinton Bluefish Festival: July 19. Clinton Town Hall, Clinton. Arts and crafts, carnival rides, food, entertainment, music, and a car show.
Artzfest: July 22-23. Thomaston, artzfest.org. Indoor and outdoor vendors and various activities....
| Jun 12, 2013
| 11:34 AM
113th Italian Festa Celebration: June 27-30. St. Andrew Club Grounds, 515 Chapel St., New Haven, ssaanewhaven.com. A parade, Italian music, Italian food and a celebration of Italian-American heritage. Free.
21st Annual Arts and Craft Fair: Aug. 17, 10...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Memorial Day marked the unofficial state of summer and the prime growing season for the state of Connecticut. Farmers' markets are beginning to open around the state, which brings an injection of locally grown and produced products into the Connecticut...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 11:04 AM
State Open: Team, Ridgefield; Individual, Brianna Lenehan, Norwich Free Academy
Class LL: Ridgefield; Brianna Lenehan, Norwich Free Academy
Class L: Wilton; Cate Allen, Fairfield Warde
Class MM: Avon; Gabrielle Richichi, New Fairfield
| May 3, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Although decades of research indicate that raising the minimum wage does not adversely affect employment, this untrue claim is recycled whenever the Connecticut General Assembly considers providing working people with a small wage increase.
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:10 AM
1. Capital Prep-Hartford (25-2)
2. Mercy-Middletown (25-2)
3. Cromwell (28-0)
4. Lauralton Hall-Milford (24-2)
5. Farmington (22-5)
6. Glastonbury (24-3)
7. Bacon Academy-Colchester (24-3)
8. Danbury (22-4)
9. Career-New Haven (22-4)...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Many people who keep strictly Kosher at home will adopt a "when in Rome" attitude when eating out, not limiting themselves to Kosher restaurants. (There simply aren't enough of them and besides, many Jews have a soft spot for Italian food.) However, the...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Cecelia Lebby is constantly at the New Britain Superior Court, filing paperwork and attending hearings, but she isn't a court clerk or lawyer. Lebby is just a citizen who has filed more than 70 lawsuits and 40 appeals pro se since 2005, reports WFSB....
| Aug 22, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Last week, for the first time in its 37-year history, Unit 2 of the Millstone nuclear power plant was shut down because the Long Island Sound water used to cool it off was too damned warm. That plant provides half of all of Connecticut’s power....