| Sep 26, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Giving a wedding toast as the best man is something most men will do only once or twice in their lives. Unless you're a public speaking pro, the prospect of giving the toast can be nerve wracking. Karen Thomas, a certified etiquette coach and corporate...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Bartender Buddha was at The Faith Middleton Food and Booze Schmooze Martini Competition last week. The mixology event was held at Farmington Gardens and featured 37 bartenders from area bars and restaurants. Summer cocktails seemed to be on everyone's...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Monday Morning, Fellow Seekers. I wasn't going to write about the shootings in Newtown, Conn., last Friday that claimed the lives of 20 first- graders and seven adults -- including one teacher who gave her life to save her......
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:38 PM
If a new hurricane modeling system is correct, the East Coast can expect to get hit by one tropical storm this year and another will make landfall on the Gulf Coast.
The Coastal Carolina University of Conway, S.C., released a first-of-its-kind...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Aug. 9, 2013, New Haven: A Rockwell International Turbo Commander 690B crashes into two houses on approach to Tweed-New Haven Airport, killing at least two people.
June 23, 2013, Ellington: Adam Curtis, 52, of Enfield, died when his ultralight, one-...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:48 PM
On paper it is a brilliant plan. With a greenway of more than 300 acres encompassing picturesque farms with views of the surrounding hills, valleys and lush, deep forests, the Bakerville section of New Hartford has the potential to be a major draw for...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 7:27 AM
The arrest warrants for two Torrington High School football players accused of sexually assaulting two 13-year-old girls describe a night of drinking, marijuana smoking and, ultimately, sexual contact between the 18-year-old boys and the girls.
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:31 AM
Edgar Gonzalez, an 18-year-old Torrington High School football player charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl, pleaded guilty Tuesday to second-degree sexual assault and second-degree robbery and faces up to seven years in prison when he is...
| 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 23, 2013
| 3:32 PM
In March of 2007, a 61-year-old West Hartford man sought to renew the pistol permit he had held for 25 years. But he balked when state police asked him to produce a birth certificate or passport as proof of citizenship — an enhanced requirement...