| May 19, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Una mujer de Massachusetts que no quería que su familia supiera que había abandonado la escuela y que no se graduaba llamó haciendo dos amenazas de bomba a la Universidad de Quinnipiac el domingo en un esfuerzo por cancelar la ceremonia.
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Southington Drive-In, at 935 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike, starts a new summer season of fun weekend classic film events with the most iconic summer blockbuster ever: "Jaws" on Saturday, June 7.
The drive-in charges $15 per carload, $10 for Southington...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Hartford HealthCare, a statewide network of health care providers with 18,000 workers, is eliminating 350 jobs, the chief operating officer announced Monday.
About 230 people will be leaving through layoffs, buyouts and retirements, and the rest of the...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 3:08 PM
In February, 3M told its employees it would close its Enfield factory, with a little more than 140 workers, and move the work to two factories in Minnesota and one in Mexico.
Now, all those workers, both salaried and in production jobs, have been granted...
| Apr 10, 2014
If you live near or are from central Connecticut, odds are you've eaten a steamed cheeseburger from Ted's in Meriden. At the very least, you've heard of it. But Ted's isn't the only place in this area serving up these particular type of cheeseburgers....
| Jan 5, 2014
August 1955 is hot, and wet.
On the 12th and 13th, the tail end of Hurricane Connie has passed, dropping up to 8 inches of rain over much of Connecticut.
And now it is hot again, this being one of the warmest months on record, thanks to a persistent...
| 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 8, 2013
| 4:42 PM
What did we learn from this week's local elections? The short answer is nothing. You should never trust anybody who claims that city and town elections prove anything about statewide or national trends.
For example, ignore all the people who tell you...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Each day, more than 8,000 students attend Meriden's 12 schools looking for opportunities for a better life. Our goal is to give each and every student the knowledge and skills to be successful in college, career and beyond. But simple knowledge alone is...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Everybody knows that Connecticut is a blue state. The General Assembly is packed with Democrats, our congressional delegation got rid of its last Republican in the 2008 election, we have a Democratic governor and we haven't voted for a Republican for...
| Mar 8, 2014
Scammers don't have to file annual reports. The Federal Trade Commission does it for them.
The FTC received more than 2 million complaints in 2013, most frequently about identity theft (290,056). American consumers reported $1.6 billion in fraud losses,...