| Oct 15, 2010
Plenty of the latest fabric, wallpaper, rug and drapery hardware designs were on display last week in Hartford, when DesignSourceCT hosted a show of new collections from 30 lines.
The question among the local designers who attended, though, was whether...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 11:52 AM
A recent column on the wreck of the steamer Clara Nevada, which went to the bottom in 1898 while returning from the Alaska gold fields with the loss of all hands and a cargo of gold dust worth $13.6 million today, brought interesting reader feedback.
| 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...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 12:18 PM
East Catholic, the Division III champion in 2010, dropped to Division IV this season – a move that put it head-to-head with defending champion Northwest Catholic-West Hartfird. The Eagles came out on top, winning their ninth championship and...
| Nov 29, 2010
Three years after his heinous crime, Steven Hayes received the death penalty sentence.
At age 47, the murderer has decades of appeals before him and little chance of ever seeing the inside of an execution chamber — unless he sues the state for...
| Mar 31, 2011
A Connecticut soldier was killed in action Tuesday in Afghanistan.
Army Staff Sgt. Frank E. Adamski III, 26, of Plainfield, was among three soldiers who died of injuries they suffered when their unit was attacked with small arms. The others who died...
| Apr 13, 2012
Admit it!......You've been trying to get a leg up on us for a long time. -- Bob Karalus, East Hampton
You mean I have to read too? -- Norm Ravagnani, Bristol
Don't you know who I am? -- Dan O'Brien, Windsor
Well you don't have to...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 5:52 PM
CNN -- Airline passengers left stranded by a freak snowstorm that pounded the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states were waiting to get to their destinations Sunday, many after spending a restless night on cots or airport floors.
"Whatever kind of system...
| Mar 14, 2011
A soldier who graduated from Watertown High School has died in Afghanistan, the Armysaid Monday.
Sgt. 1st Class Dae Han Park, 36, died Saturday near Kajran, in Daykundi province, Afghanistan.
Park, a solider with Charlie Co., 3rd Battalion,1st Special...
| Aug 15, 2011
A Hartford native was among five soldiers who died in Afghanistan Thursday when a roadside bomb detonated near their vehicle.
Sgt. Edward J. Frank II, 26, was born in Hartford, but grew up and attended schools in New York. His mother recently moved back...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...