| May 3, 2012
| 12:54 PM
1) Metro Taxi
It's a brilliant concept: send your kids off to college with a U-Ride safe card, supplied by Metro Taxi, and rest assured that wherever your sophomore ends up, he or she will have safe transport back to campus. "No matter where they wind...
| May 4, 2012
| 11:42 AM
1) OB/GYN/Menopause Physicians
A few minutes after the staff of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Menopause Physicians, P.C. sat down for their interview, "Push It" by Salt 'n Pepa came on the radio. Someone pointed it out and they all started laughing with a few...
| May 4, 2012
| 11:58 AM
1) Dr. Deborah Pan, Esana Plastic Surgery Center & Med Spa
It's human nature to want to get back what age has taken away. With nine years in business and two board-certified plastic surgeons on staff, Esana Plastic Surgery and Med Spa owner Dr. Deborah...
| May 7, 2012
| 9:03 AM
1) Wave Gallery
WAVE began on College, where the Karma Salon now is. The boutique moved to Chapel Street a few years later, and in 1996 opened a new branch, amusingly called Twig, in Newport, Rhode Island. WAVE stays fresh by keeping its customers...
| May 7, 2012
| 9:30 AM
1) The English Building Markets
So maybe you're into the whole '50s cocktail-party scene and you need some authentic martini or gimlet glasses. There's a good chance you'll end up at Carol Orr's shop a half-block from the Green. "We have really great...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 2:30 PM
David M.F. Lambert Sr., a retired lawyer who had once been an FBI agent, died April 4 of a heart attack at his Crumpton home.
He was 87.
The son of an Episcopal minister and a homemaker, Mr. Lambert was born in Hartford, Conn., and raised in Cambridge...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 7:24 AM
The orange pumpkin. The jack-o-lantern pumpkin. Cucurbita pepo. Or, the Connecticut Field pumpkin.
That's right. The same fruits (that's right, pumpkins are fruit) found in so many of Connecticut's fields (from Easton to Guilford to Glastonbury) are...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:49 AM
The Fourth Annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater Awards ceremony will be held June 4 starting at 6 p.m. at the Palace Theatre in Waterbury.
Performances from the nominates shows will be presented at the ceremony.
A total of 19 high schools...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:37 AM
This Saturday marks the annual Connecticut Open House Day, where lots and lots of local museums, cultural attractions, open spaces and more open their doors for us Nutmeggers to enjoy. Here are some of the many things going on on June 9. For a full list...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:20 AM
How about this for a kick-ass example of unintended consequences:
Amtrak wants to offer its rail passengers uninterrupted Wi-Fi service in Connecticut. But it's got some serious gaps along its route. So companies likeT-Mobile and AT&T propose scads of...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 6:03 AM
A number of high-profile dramas have been shot and set amongst the immaculately manicured lawns and well-preserved historical homes of the Connecticut suburbs, among them Sam Mendes' Revolutionary Road, the movie Kate Winslet should have won the Oscar...