| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:53 PM
MERIDEN — The man who police say is responsible for killing two children in a weekend crash had a blood alcohol content more than three times the legal limit, police said Friday.
Police said they had gathered more evidence in the case against...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Vote in your town's elections Tuesday, and you might well decide who wins.
Connecticut's local elections are won routinely by minuscule winning margins. My study of races for city and town councils and boards of selectmen in 2011 reveals this clearly....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 6:46 PM
It's sometimes folly to try to divine signs of larger trends in local elections.
Tuesday's election was said by some to be a referendum on a politician who wasn't on the ballot, Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. But the results as of late Tuesday...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Las identidades de los dos niños que murieron en un accidente el fin de semana han sido divulgados mientras que el conductor, quien la policía dice es responsable, se dirige al tribunal.
Tatiana Cruz, 5 y Lorenzo Cruz, 8 murieron cuando Israel...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
An American expat residing overseas in London, Kalliope Lee makes her novel debut with "Sunday Girl" (Psychopomp Press). Set in 1991 Seoul, the book tells the story of two college-age friends struggling to live with the violent attack they both survived....
| Oct 19, 2013
| 2:17 PM
There's a dirty secret in the recycling world, Phil Tepfer says — there's not enough demand for those soda and shampoo bottles and yogurt cups that folks so carefully clean and sort.
Tepfer's business, in a small way, is trying to change that....
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:43 AM
There is a parking area along Route 66 at the Meriden/Middlefield border that is usually full no matter what time of the year. It's the access point for the final leg of the Mattabesett Trail, which winds north to Higby Mountain and eventually Lamentation...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Cox Communications and Comcast, the area's major cable providers, each offer monthly Internet broadband service for $9.95 a month with no additional fees and no price increases guaranteed.
Huh? Not many people know about this uber-deal, and few even...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:09 AM
Después de un par de horas en un concierto de baile en el Parque de Diversiones Quassy en Middlebury el mes pasado, cuatro personas comenzaron a caerse casi simultáneamente. Sus amigos decían que los cuatro habían tomado 2C-P.
La noticia envió agentes...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 11:43 AM
Bill Revill of Meriden has two shows going at the same time of his photography and acrylic paintings.
At Wallingford Public Library, 200 N. Main St., “Upstairs/Downstairs” features Revill’s photography downstairs and seascape and...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Two East Haven cops are right now on trial for alleged racial profiling and police brutality. The timing probably couldn't be better.
Connecticut is this week rolling out a new reporting system designed to keep track of who police are stopping for...