| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:39 AM
MIDDLETOWN - Behind a series of seemingly ordinary houses, six volunteers crouched in knee-deep holes with small shovels in an attempt to uncover the past.
The volunteers are part of an archaeological dig coordinated by Wesleyan University and the Cross...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 4:10 PM
As folks look to increase their control over their personal food supply, many are buying locally grown produce and even growing their own. But, a successful garden or trip to your favorite farm market may mean that you have to find a way to preserve...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:10 PM
People can discover hundreds of attractions, restaurants and lodgings in the new "2014-2015 Greater Hartford & Connecticut's River Valley Visitors Guide." The glossy 64-page guide is produced by the Central Regional Tourism District, the leisure travel...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:18 AM
An arrogance laces through the episodes of corruption and abuse of office by Connecticut lawmen down through the generations, lending a certain timelessness to those crimes.
Middlesex County Sheriff John Lawrence Lewis' coddling of two imprisoned...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Sgt. James H. Powers was one of a handful of free blacks from Middletown who volunteered to fight in the Civil War, leaving their jobs and families for the good of the country.
Powers was born around 1839 in Saybrook and worked as a...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:52 AM
| Jun 5, 2011
Bob Johnson is worried. Two years ago, when he sold his 143-acre Sunrise Resort on the Salmon River in Moodus to the state, he told a reporter that, while he would miss seeing all the returning vacationers, he could take comfort in knowing the summer...
| May 26, 2011
| 1:42 PM
I'm not a big fan of the Connecticut Siting Council. They rammed super-hot high power lines deep into a quiet Middletown neighborhood right next to homes after a series of sham hearings. It was obvious they planned to do that even before the hearings...
| Apr 2, 2008
| 6:58 AM
| May 22, 2009
A contract showdown is building between health insurer ConnectiCare and a group of 154 doctors in Middlesex County, raising uncertainty about whether any members might have to switch physicians.
Talks between Farmington-based ConnectiCare and Middlesex...
| Jun 17, 2010
| 9:28 AM
On April 30th 2010, Kay Knight Clarke sold her home at 89 River Road in East Haddam, CT to Jefferson B. Riley. Mr. Riley purchased the townhouse for $1,120,000.
Jefferson Riley is a partner with Centerbrook Architects and Planners in nearby Centerbrook....