| Mar 13, 2012
| 8:15 AM
In Lee Blessing's Independence, opening on Friday, Kess (Dana Howard of Willington, second from left) returns home to Iowa after four years on her own after being called home by her sister Jo (East Haven's Sarah Potucek, far right). Their mother (Dawn...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:40 PM
Here's another entry for the "Living-in-Connecticut-ain't-exactly-easy-if-you're-Latino" file.
If Spanish is your first language and you have a tough time reading technical stuff in English, you're probably going to have a tough time getting a state...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Bryan Brouillard, whose wealthy parents' lawyers got him off on an attempted murder charge with an insanity defense in 2001, has now hired some more lawyers to sue the state over his six-year confinement, reports the Hartford Courant. Before he was 20,...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Cop body cams. Stun weapons. Sound detection of gunshots. Cameras catching red-light violators and speeders. Police use of drones. Video recording of law enforcement interrogations. Tiny computer chips in car registration stickers to track down, well,...
| Aug 18, 2011
Bistro Mediterranean & Tapas Bar
383 Main St., East Haven. 203-467-2500, bistromediterraneanandtapasbar.com Mon.-Thurs. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sun. noon-10 p.m.
He's got a pencil-thin mustache, glossy black hair with an honest-to-...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 4:52 PM
Jane Pulcini was walking up the stairs in her Newington home Sunday about 11 a.m. when Tropical Storm Irene split an oak tree in her front yard, crashing a huge limb onto her roof.
"So, I'm going up the stairs, and I thought I heard thunder," said...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Amity Wines and Spirits, 95 Amity Rd., 203-397-9463, amitywines.com. So vast they have shopping carts. Staff is super helpful and there’s tons o’ microbrews.
Center Street Wine & Spirits, 382 Center St., Wallingford, 203-269-WINE,...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 12:50 PM
-A landlord says he entered the apartment in Morris from which he had evicted Richard Cipriano to find broken glass, piles of garbage, holes in walls and profanity incorporating the landlord's name burnt into a wall and a mattress. Cipriano, 31, also...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 1:00 PM
There were 23 immigrants picked up in Connecticut during a late September federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) nationwide arrest spree that netted 2,901 alleged criminals authorities say entered this country illegally.
The arrest head...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 12:25 PM
This story contains a correction.
What the hell is going on with Connecticut cops? The past 18 months have seen an eruption of scandals, arrests, resignations, retirements and investigations triggered by all sorts of allegations of police wrongdoing....
| May 28, 2011
By PETER MARTEKA,firstname.lastname@example.org
With Memorial Day – the unofficial start of summer - finally upon us after an Ice Age-like winter and a soggy, cloudy spring, Long Island Sound may be the hot destination this weekend. But with water...