| Dec 13, 2012
| 10:29 AM
Wine adds a festive touch to any meal but claims a special place on the holiday table. Thanks to numerous grape-growing regions in the world, there are types of wine to suit any palate. But while choosing a wine from an other part of the world – a...
| Mar 22, 2012
Design Forum, 902 Farmington Ave., Route 4, in Farmington, is holding its annual spring jewelry sale. Find savings of 20 percent to 70 percent on jewelry. The sale ends April 3. Hours are Monday through Saturday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Sunday, 11 a....
| Oct 24, 2012
| 5:36 PM
The federal Food and Drug Administration identified 89 medical facilities in Maryland that bought drugs from the Massachusetts manufacturer being investigated for a national fungal meningitis outbreak.
The facilities are among more than 3,000 in numerous...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:37 AM
This Saturday marks the annual Connecticut Open House Day, where lots and lots of local museums, cultural attractions, open spaces and more open their doors for us Nutmeggers to enjoy. Here are some of the many things going on on June 9. For a full list...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Interested in learning about some of Connecticut's bigger feline inhabitants? The Henry Carter Hull Library hosts a program on Thu., Sept. 20 with author Robert Touglias, who wrote The Quest for the Eastern Cougar. He'll discuss the cougar's history in...
| Jul 14, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Ralph C. Goldman, 86, of Poughkeepsie, N.Y., passed away Wednesday July 11, 2012, at The Pines of Poughkeepsie Nursing Home.
Born April 17, 1926, in New York City, he was the son of William and Nora Stappler Goldman.
He was a graduate of Baltimore...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 2:45 PM
The lobby of the Hilton Baltimore Hotel was filled Thursday with firefighters, many of them in full turnout gear. But they were not on their way to fight a blaze; they were there to pay tribute to their fallen brethren.
They would each ascend the hotel'...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Catch a film or two this week:
How to Marry a Millionaire: Jan. 26, 2:30 p.m., New Haven Free Public Library, 133 Elm St., New Haven, (203) 946-8835, nhfpl.org.
One Night Stand: Creating a Play in a Day: Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m., Branford 12, 325 E. Main...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Robert Seaton of Miramar emerged with the trophy after an 11-way chop in the monthly $100,000 guarantee tournament at the Isle Casino and Racing Sunday.
Seaton and Michael Chiapetta each took home $11,000, but Seaton got the trophy and the photo. We'...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Steve Kornaki at Salon notes that Republican Herman Cain's 9-9-9 tax plan is reminiscent of Democrat Jerry Brown's 13-13 plan in the 1992 primary season: He offered a series of bold, maybe even radical policy prescriptions. The highlight: Junking the........
| Jan 19, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Famous names, many of them Asian, show up for the third state dinner hosted at the White House by the Obamas....