| 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...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 11:16 AM
Player School Ht. Pos. Cl. Stat Line
Jahlil Askew Maloney-Meriden 6-1 G Sr. 18.5 ppg 5.8 rpg
Brett Buser Granby 6-0 G Sr. 16.4 ppg 3.0 spg
Jordan Butler Glastonbury 6-6 C Sr. 16.6 ppg 14.3 rpg
E.J. Crawford Simsbury 6-4 F So. 21.5 ppg 40% three-...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:16 PM
When you combine a vibrant river, a waterfall, and a gorge with high cliffs lined with huge hemlocks, there is bound to be a legend involved. Killingworth's Nineveh Falls is no different.
These falls – now part of a dam and spillway for Lake...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Kick back and enjoy a movie this week:
Nostalgia for the Light: Aug. 30, 6:30 p.m., Henry Carter Hull Library, Killingworth Tpke., Clinton, (860) 669-2342.
The Princess Bride: Aug. 31, 8 p.m., Hamden Town Center Park, 2761 Dixwell Ave., Hamden, (203)...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:58 PM
Branford at Cheshire, Sept. 14: The two SCC teams split last year and Branford's 1-0 win early proved to be Class L champ Cheshire's only loss of the season.
Farmington at Granby, Sept. 14: Granby crushed Farmington 4-1 last year in the season opener but...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Reminisce about some of your favorite songs from the movies and TV this weekend with local performers Michael P. Cartwright and Sheri Ziccardi. The duo present a musical revue, Ten Feet Off the Ground: The Music of the Sherman Brothers, on Sat., Sep. 15...
| Dec 29, 2010
| 8:53 AM
Glastonbury made it to the Class L state final for the first time and won its first state title, a co-championship with Pomperaug after playing to a 1-1 overtime tie. Senior Taylor Moreau scored the only goal of the game for the Tomahawks, who finished...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Bauer Park, Copse Rd., Madison, 203-318-8651. Once a working farm, now a 65-acre nature preserve. Hiking trails, community gardens, star-gazing platform.
Beaver Ponds Park, Between Sherman Pkwy. and Crescent St., 203-946-8027. 63 acres of natural areas...