| Aug 26, 2014
If it's Labor Day, it's time to think about fall foliage travel. Although New England grabs a lot of the publicity, you actually find good fall foliage throughout much of the U.S. and Canada. Peak times for viewing depend on where you go; they move from North to South over a period between mid-September and mid-November. And you can view them on your own, on bus tours, or on trains.
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:55 PM
HADDAM — Eighty years after passenger service ended on the Valley Railroad, a new study is reviving the debate over what to do with the 9-mile stretch of unused track running along the Connecticut River between Haddam and Middletown.
| Aug 17, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Norfolk at Durham, 7:05
New Britain at Richmond (suspended game, starting in second inning, then regular game), 5:35
Peninsula District regular-season match (at Kiskiack), 10 a.m.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Location: Palmer Field, Middletown
Connecticut teams: Cheshire, RCP (Rocky Hill, Cromwell and Portland), Middletown
Other teams: Milford, Mass.; Central Falls, R.I.; Dover, N.H.; Bangor, Maine; Essex, Vt.
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Voters in Old Saybrook on Tuesday can secure the protection of one of the great parcels of open land left in southern New England.
Residents will vote on whether to commit $3 million of a total purchase price of $8.09 million to buy the pristine,...