| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Massachusetts residents must have one eye cocked on Connecticut as they assess the possible impact of casino gambling on their quality of life.
Surely the two-decades-long experience with casino gaming in Connecticut, its ups and downs and current faded-...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The NCAA early signing period for the National Letter of Intent program begins Wednesday for basketball, lacrosse and some other sports. Below is list of some area student-athletes who plan to sign NLIs.
If you know of other signings, email sports@...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:15 PM
Foxwoods got some good news Friday as it won conditional approval in Massachusetts to proceed with a casino proposal in Milford, Mass., and secured financial backing for the $1 billion project.
Much-needed funding will come from a new spin-off of Penn...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:41 PM
As voters in Milford, Mass., prepare to vote on a Foxwoods-backed casino next week, questions arose about Foxwoods' ability to finance the venture.
At a hearing of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission in Boston on Wednesday, state investigators said...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Mohegan Sun and its supporters are seeking a recount of votes from Tuesday's election in Palmer, Mass. that narrowly rejected plans for the $1 billion resort casino, a last effort to save the development that many say is necessary for the health of the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:00 AM
NEW MILFORD — A year is long enough for a teenager to make a new friend, but not long enough to stop missing his old ones.
It's long enough for a Sandy evacuee to start her own law practice, and her family to start a new life.
But it's not...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Connecticut sustained damages from storm Sandy totaling at least $1 billion, a total that includes direct public and private losses but not the economic effects of lost work due to the power outages.
And to help compensate, the federal government has...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:29 PM
We're coming up on the anniversary of storm Sandy but the government is not done handing out aid to hard-hit homeowners. On the contrary, the state is opening four relief centers Thursday, to deliver a new cache of $30 million in federal aid to Sandy...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 1:50 PM
If you've ever had a hankering to run your own local radio station and happen to have about $15,000 lying around to spend on necessary equipment, our recently reopened federal government has a heck of a deal for you.
The Federal Communications...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:28 AM
"Dear Prudence” by Milford playwright Cindy Wolfe Boynton, about Connecticut civil rights advocate Prudence Crandall, will premiere Friday, Oct. 11 at 6 p.m. as part of the United Solo Theater Festival in New York.
Brenda Jacobson of New Haven...