| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:51 AM
Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St. on the Essex waterfront, presents “Crossing the Connecticut River,” an exhibit of artifacts about crossing sites on the river, opening on Friday, April 12, and running until Sunday, Oct. 20.
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Tanning causes skin cancer. A tan body is sexy. Teenagers need to be protected from their own worst tanning instincts. Our nanny-state government doesn't need to be telling us who can tan and who can't.
Those are some of the arguments and issues...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 1:00 PM
James C. Constable, a retired businessman and World War II veteran, died March 7 of heart failure at his Essex, Conn., home. He was 96.
James Cheston Constable, the son of the founder of the Baltimore law firm Wright, Constable & Skeen and a homemaker,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 12:43 PM
If you were to come up with a lobbying Dream Team to defend genetically modified organisms (GMOs) against hordes of foodie reformers, it would probably look a lot like the one that's been operating for months at our state Capitol.
| May 27, 2013
| 10:29 PM
Region A quarterfinals:
No. 6 Lancaster at No. 3 Windsor, 5
No. 5 Essex at No. 4 Mathews, 5
No. 6 Middlesex at No. 3 Colonial Beach, 5
No. 5 Franklin at No. 4 West Point, 4
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:33 AM
Be sure not to miss the 28th annual “Mahogany Memories” boat show tomorrow at 9:00 A.M. at the Connecticut River Museum. Presented by The Southern New England Chapter of The Antique and Classic Boat Society, the show will feature prime...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:52 PM
The heat is still on in the Tri-State area with temperatures well into the 90's, and real-feel temperatures in the triple digits.
Forecasters say relief is on the way in the form of a thunderstorm or two Saturday afternoon into Saturday night, when the...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:34 PM
Phoebus 55, Kecoughtan 7
Woodside 27, Warwick 21
Alleghany 36 Bath County 7
Altavista 47 Cumberland 20
Annandale 32 Stuart 27
Appomattox 50 Randolph-Henry 6
Atlee 56 Patrick Henry (Ashland) 35...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 6:20 AM
The Fairmont State University team won the National Guard FLW College Fishing Northern Conference Championship on Philpott Lake Saturday with a five-bass limit weighing 7 pounds, 4 ounces. Their three day total weight of 24 pounds, 12 ounces beat State...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 10:50 PM
Maryland at Old Dominion, 7
Virginia Wesleyan at Randolph-Macon, 4:15
Shenandoah at Virginia Wesleyan, 7
Warwick at Menchville, 4
Woodside at Heritage,...
| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Virginia Wesleyan at Washington and Lee, 4:30
Elon at William and Mary, 7
Christopher Newport at Lynchburg, 7
Salisbury at Christopher Newport, 7
Sweet Briar at Virginia Wesleyan, 4