| May 25, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Tropical Storm Irene hammered the houses in the low-lying Cosey Beach area of East Haven last August. Now, according to town officials, most of those homes are being rebuilt.
This is understandable. But is it wise?
Residents of Cosey Beach Avenue are...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 8:50 AM
East Haven's taxpayers are only now beginning to feel the real pain of the town's big racial profiling and police abuse scandal.
Their board of finance this week approved the transfer of $47,500 to begin complying with a federal civil rights violations...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Connecticut's biggest airports seem to be stuck in a strange and frustrating limbo. Lots of local and state folks see them as potentially high-flying engines of economic prosperity, but they never quite achieve lift-off.
Bradley International Airport...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Luis Cotto is ending his career as an upstart urban politician in Connecticut.
For the past five years, representing the Working Families Party on the Hartford City Council, Cotto got down and dirty with everything from trying to stop racial profiling by...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 6:01 PM
A man from Connecticut was found dead at the Electric Forest Music Festival in Rothbury.
The body of Michael Jay Benway Jr., 37, was found in his campground early Friday morning, according to Michigan State Police (MSP).
Benway was from East Haven,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Characters & Costumes, 260 River St., Guilford, (203) 453-6036, readamusements.com. Costumes for adults and kids, for sale or rent.
Fashionista Vintage & Variety, 93 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 777-4434, fashionista-vintage-variety.com....
| Oct 23, 2012
| 10:49 AM
East Haven officials have agreed to major reforms in its scandal-ridden police department to avoid a federal court take-over of the town’s law enforcement agency because of a history of racial profiling and police abuse documented in a scathing...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 9:44 AM
1) Planet Fitness
For $10 a month, it doesn't really matter if you use that gym membership or not, right? That's one of the reasons so many folks head to Planet Fitness, this year's winner for Best Health Club. Of course, there's much more, says co-owner...
| May 1, 2012
| 12:08 PM
A new study has found evidence that getting hit in the chest with a Taser stun gun can lead to cardiac arrest and can potentially result in death.
Since 2005, at least 11 people in Connecticut have died after being hit with police Taser weapons. In...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:05 PM
1) Town Fair Tire Centers of Connecticut
"We carry all the brands at the guaranteed lowest prices," says Bill Pawlak wholesale manager of Town Fair Tire's corporate office in East Haven. "We'll beat any deal. We'll beat the Internet." Town Fair Tire...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:05 PM
1) McDermott Auto Group
McDermott Auto Group Owner David McDermott says his company treats everyone like "a guest in our home." With state-of-the-art service and parts department, the modern facility has all the amenities. Between new and used cars,...