| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:05 AM
July 25: Long Splice, 5:30 p.m., Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St., Essex, (860) 767-8269. ctrivermuseum.org; Hope Road, 6 p.m., Esker Point Beach, 900 Groton Long Point Rd., Groton, (860) 441-6600. grotonrec.com; Long Island Sound, 6:30 p.m., Vece...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 3:57 PM
It's a summer news quiz!
1. Although he has been coy about whether he will run for governor, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton recently said he could do whose job?
a. The guy who towels the sweat off Bob Dylan's brow at concerts.
b. The guy inside the...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 8:44 PM
Bill Henningsgaard, identified as the pilot of the plane that crashed Friday into two houses in East Haven, worked for Microsoft for about 14 years and later became heavily involved in local social service and philanthropic efforts.
| Aug 10, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Four bodies have been pulled from the site where a small plane plunged into two Connecticut homes, a fire official said Saturday. Those presumed dead are the pilot, a former Microsoft executive, his teenage son and two children in a home struck by the...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Almost Human FOX Premieres: Nov. 4 Airs: Mondays at 8pm Who’s In It? Karl Urban, Michael Ealy, Minka Kelly What’s It All About? Set in a future where police are partnered up with highly evolved I, Robot-type androids, the latest from uber-...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:09 PM
On Tuesday there will be primary elections in 20 … excuse me, 21 towns here in … I beg your pardon, 22 towns.
The official number kept changing last week because towns get so excited about these primaries that they forget to tell the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:23 PM
A joint study session of the Costa Mesa City Council and Planning Commission on Tuesday will address regulation of future housing developments in the city.
The small-lot subdivision ordinance would help standardize new tracts of detached, single-...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 3:25 PM
When Kathy Anderson graduated from college, she left her parents' house for good.
Turns out, though, she didn't move very far.
Anderson, 62, spent the rest of her life in a little house next to her childhood home on her family's 1.24-acre property...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Lent's mortifications are getting a little, um, much right about now, aren't they? We're in 33 days, by the Western church's count, and those meatless Fridays, those extra prayers, and that seemingly fabulous idea at the time (one too many hurricanes on...
| May 1, 2013
| 7:15 AM
In East Haven, they are being installed to help prevent racial profiling by police. They've caught a state cop stealing from a dead man, and helped convict a Milford officer in a crash that killed two people.
In Russia, their widespread use helped...
| 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...