| Mar 4, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The threat facing the large majority of Connecticut municipalities is silent and barely visible, but creeping slowly toward them.
Demographic and economic pressures — aging residents with little savings, young professionals with sizable...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 2:27 AM
Brandy Parker will hug her young children a little tighter today.
The young South Bend mother stood outside of Madison Primary Center Friday afternoon waiting for her second-grader as news of the horrors from a Connecticut elementary school poured out....
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:06 PM
Connecticut loses approximately 8,000 acres of farmland to housing developments and urban sprawl each year, according to the Connecticut Farmland Trust. That's why places like Bauer Park are so special.
Madison's Bauer Park was once the farm of Erwin C....
| Nov 12, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Let's take a moment to bask in the glow of Connecticut's artistically talented shoreline-area residents. Or maybe instead of a moment, let's stretch it out to a day or two. The Shoreline Arts Trail, an annual exploration of art studios in shoreline towns,...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Shake Shack has gone Shack-ademic, opening its very first location next to a university — 986 Chapel St., kitty-corner to Yale’s Old Campus. Shake Shack’s Angus beef is 100 percent natural, vegetarian fed and humanely raised without...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 9:55 AM
Once upon a time, Waterbury was home to Holy Land USA, a religious tourist attraction that sits atop what we in Connecticut would generally consider a mountain. Closed to the public since 1984, the Bible-based park has since deteriorated quite a bit....
| Mar 7, 2013
| 4:47 AM
|| BOYS' BASKETBALL ||
|| Class A ||
|| District Semifinal ||
Waterford Mott 60, Troy 39
|| District 1 ||
Kalamazoo Loy Norrix 61, Mattawan 31
| Feb 13, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Andrew Hassl had just arrived home from work early Tuesday morning and was hanging out with his roommates on a residential street near the University of Maryland's College Park campus when they heard shots outside.
As the roommates went to turn off...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 3:07 PM
Friday's prep basketball scores
|| BOYS' BASKETBALL ||
Addison 73, Grass Lake 56
Adrian 41, Tecumseh 39
Adrian Lenawee Christian 57, Saranac 22
Allegan 48, Paw Paw 45
Allendale 65, Sparta 47
| Jan 21, 2013
| 9:20 AM
College students are either heading back to school this week or already did. If you're an MxCC student (or just in the area), head to Middlesex Community College's Pegasus and Niche galleries for two new exhibits: Sonya Suydam Gill's "Color," opening on...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 3:16 PM
FRIDAY'S BOYS' RESULTS
Addison 64, Manchester 37
Adrian Madison 57, Sand Creek 32
Akron-Fairgrove 70, Kingston 47
Allendale 71, Coopersville 29
Ann Arbor Greenhills 68, Novi Franklin Roads Christian 64
Ann Arbor Rudolf Steiner 59, Lansing New...