| 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...
| 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...
| 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:...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Bill Miller's Castle
834 E. Main St., (888) 514-5551
168 N. Main St., (203) 483-9995
29 Schoolground Rd., (203) 481-6577
Grassy Hill Lodge
77 Sodom Ln., (203) 734-1616
| Dec 29, 2011
| 2:23 PM
State Open: Team, Fairfield Prep; individual, Connor Rog
Class LL: Fairifleld Prep; Rog
Class L: Darien; Harry Warnick, Fairfield Warde
Class MM: Tolland; Thomas Lupoli, Sheehan-Wallingford
Class M: Suffield; Daniel Moroney, Suffield
| Aug 1, 2011
| 1:38 PM
Who do these guys remind me of? I'm smashing my head against the dashboard trying to think of it, which is weird, because I'm usually on top of this. There's definitely a late-'90s Matador Records thing going on — maybe the guitar work reminds me of...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 4:43 PM
The State Bond Commission granted final approval to spend $291 million for Jackson Laboratory to construct a new building and create 300 new bioscience jobs on the University of Connecticut Health Center campus in Farmington.
The commission voted 8 to...
| 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...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 5:26 PM
In the center of Mobtown Fight Club, a small gym tucked away in an alley off Baltimore Street, Venroy July pounds a speed bag.
Behind him, his trainer Adrian Davis shouts phrases of encouragement.
"Yeah! Work it champ!"
Eyes fixed on the flittering...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 2:27 PM
Best Cover Band: Vivid
"Some bands like playing the smaller bars," says Mike Simonetta of Vivid, "but two weeks ago, we headlined Pearl Street Live in Albany, and there were 4,000 or 5,000 people there — and we're a...