| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Capital Prep fell a point short of becoming the first cross country team from Hartford to win a state title since 1950 at the Class S championship meet at Wickham Park. The Trailblazers lost to defending champion Bolton, which had 71 points. But Dhahran...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:57 AM
State Open: Team, New Miflord; Individual, Henry Wynne, Staples-Westport
Class LL: Danbury; Henry Wynne, Staples-Westport
Class L: Darien; Spencer Brown, Wilton
Class MM: Guilford; Logan Fulton, Barlow-Redding
Class M: Weston; Kevin Sullivan, Lewis...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:15 AM
North Haven Memorial Day Parade: May 25, 10:30 a.m. North Haven Middle School, 55 Bailey Rd., North Haven.
Orange Memorial Day Parade: May 26, 10:30 a.m. High Plains Community Center, 525 Orange Center Rd., Orange, (203) 891-4790.
| May 22, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Roundabouts. It's such a cute, innocent name. Yet lots of Connecticut drivers dread them as vicious, confusing, frightening traffic whirlpools that could suck them into mayhem and misdirection.
And that's too bad. Replacing regular traffic-light or...
| May 7, 2013
| 1:35 PM
According to U.S. Census data, there are nearly 5,000 farms in little old Connecticut. That sounds pretty good. Except the demographics suck.
The average age for farmers here is 57.6 years. The largest single farming age-category is 65 and older....
| May 8, 2013
| 12:14 PM
1) The Barking Lot
940 Sherman Ave.
They are always so friendly and love all their doggy friends! My dog always looks forward to going every morning!!! (:
They care about each and...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 1:20 PM
For one reason or another, they were all failures: a recycling outfit in Killingworth; a Greenwich consulting firm; a personal information security company in Berlin; and a West Hartford restaurant. Their closings cost Connecticut at least 28 jobs.
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Sometime in coming weeks, in one of the grand spectacles in all of nature, an insect called the periodical cicada will appear by the millions in much of central Connecticut after spending the past 17 years underground.
"It is amazing to see millions and...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Shoreline Soup Kitchen & Pantries Food Drive: April 27, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Old Saybrook Fire Department, 310 Main St., Old Saybrook, (860) 395-3149; Clinton Fire Department, 35 E. Main St., Clinton, (860) 669-8131; Deep River Fire Department, 57 Union St.,...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 9:50 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: From Kenilworth, England, the birthplace of early settler Deacon Edward Griswold.
HISTORY: Originally settled in 1663 as the plantation of Hammonasset, the area included landf that is now the Town of Clinton. Established as a...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 8:00 AM
It's time to paint the town pink and stamp out breast cancer once and for all:
Laughter is the Breast Medicine author Eileen Kaplan: Tue., Oct. 23, 6:30 p.m. Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Tpke., Clinton, (860) 669-2342. See hchlibrary.org to...