| Jul 20, 2014
| 4:39 AM
The widely held assumption that Connecticut was complete wilderness when the first European settlers arrived in the early 17th Century is belied by what archaeologists have found along the state's rivers.
"It was not wilderness," said Nicholas...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Erin Spaulding was in the middle of training for a half-marathon when one day at work, a 350-pound cabinet came loose from the wall above her desk and fell on her head.
That was in 2010. Three years later, she did get to run her half-marathon, at...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:45 PM
As Waterbury Hospital's merger and for-profit conversion nears, the latest group to step up pressure to maintain services is an association of clergy members organized under the Naugatuck Valley Project.
The group, led by Bishop Lionel French of the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:17 PM
When PTR Industries announced last year it would flee Connecticut for the firearms-friendly state of South Carolina, it made a public statement of defiance and political will.
The maker of military style, semi-automatic rifles was founded and grounded in...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:23 PM
BRISTOL - The city's police department has selected three new cadets who have been enrolled in the state police academy for a 26 weeks of training.
Candidates who graduate from the academy will be deployed to work alongside experienced officers in...
| May 25, 2014
| 4:14 AM
WATERBURY — "When I opened, I really just wanted to have one little store, be my own boss, making a modest living," said Matt Ensero, 29, owner of Wing It On!
Ensero launched the wings/burgers/wraps spot in a 765-square-foot, 22-seat space in a...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Un hombre del área de Waterbury detuvo su coche en el Mix Master en la dirección este de la I-84 poco antes de las 6am el viernes, caminó hasta la orilla de la carretera y saltó 136 pies hasta su muerte, dijo la policía estatal.
Más tarde, los...
| May 13, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Occupation: Mayor of Danbury
Background: A product of Connecticut public schools and state universities, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton is running as a "blue-collar" Republican who says he understands the...
| Feb 12, 2014
Hollywood has spent some time in Connecticut over the years. Some big box-office hits have been filmed here. Some flops have, too. But what has Connecticut looked like to movie goers?
Some movies shot and set here take a jaundiced look at Connecticut....
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:12 AM
Late last month, a worker at a Walmart construction site on Hartford’s Flatbush Avenue fell 23 feet and broke both his legs. The guy’s employer turned out to have none of the workers’ compensation insurance required by Connecticut law,...