| Mar 10, 2014
| 2:38 PM
In 2014, Connecticut's towns are still forced to pay to post legal notices — such as tax foreclosures, coastal site plans, lists of taxable personal properties, even budgets — in obscure pages of printed newspapers; posting them online doesn't...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Los funcionarios estatales esperan otorgar las licencias a los primeros cultivadores de marihuana medicinal en Connecticut esta semana, pero es un paso que tendrá poco impacto para más de una docena de ciudades - ya han puesto una moratoria al...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
The 2013 All-Courant high school football defense team package:
Ian Dieli, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Derek Hawkins, Bloomfield, Sr.
Matt Houpert, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Jayson Martin, Farmington, Sr.
Zach Maxwell, Southington, Sr.
| Jan 6, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Los bomberos se apresuraron el lunes temprano a rescatar los inquilinos atrapados en un edificio de cuatro pisos que ardía furiosamente que más tarde se derrumbó.
Cinco personas fueron tratadas por inhalación de humo; todos sus dos docenas mas o menos...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 9:59 AM
It is almidón sagrado, or "sacred starch," in the poetry of Dr. Marinaelo Medrano, author of the collection "Diosas de la Yuca" (Goddesses of the Yuca).
Yuca bears no resemblance to the similarly spelled, flowering desert plant called yucca, although...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 3:39 PM
The path to the next meeting of the top-ranked teams in women's basketball was cleared Sunday when No. 2 Duke beat No. 17 Oklahoma 94-85 in Norman, Okla.
The Huskies and Blue Devils play Dec. 17 at Cameron Indoor Stadium at 7 p.m.
It will be the fifth...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Vote in your town's elections Tuesday, and you might well decide who wins.
Connecticut's local elections are won routinely by minuscule winning margins. My study of races for city and town councils and boards of selectmen in 2011 reveals this clearly....
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The marijuana landscape, both in Connecticut and across the nation, is changing kind of fast these days:
- A state legislative committee last week put its final stamp of approval on proposed regulations for Connecticut's new medical marijuana system....
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Lighthouse Tours: Saturdays, 11 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m. $25-$35. Custom House Maritime Museum Pier, 150 Bank St., New London, (860) 912-6814, nlmaritimesociety.org.
Daily River Cruises on the Schooner Mary E: 1:30 & 3:30 p.m. $16-$30. Connecticut River Museum,...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:45 PM
The Housing Authority of New Haven has turned into something of a regional rescue squad in the last few years, sending staff to help out troubled public housing operations in Ansonia, Wallingford and Bridgeport.
Of course, the HANH isn't doing it for...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Last week, we told you about Emiliano Badillo Jr. whose dog survived 14 hours in a hot car after the Middletown dipshit allegedly left him there. Not so lucky was the Yorkie/Chihuahua mix owned by Waterbury asswad Tiffany July-Lindo. During last week's...