| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Walmart's record for labor law violations at its Connecticut construction sites wasn't too pretty before, and it seems to be getting uglier all the time.
State labor officials say one of Walmart's subcontractors at a Hartford job now owes its workers...
| 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,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:48 AM
En la vida y en la muerte, el hombre conocido como Fortune fue tratado solamente como una propiedad de otros.
Fortune fue un esclavo en Waterbury, comprado por el médico y huesero, Preserved Porter. Cuando Fortune murió en 1798, Porter desolló el...
| Aug 22, 2013
The scent of garlic and herbs hits you first, followed by the unmistakable comforting aroma of freshly baked bread. Guests tend to linger at Quercibella in New Hartford, the restaurant's owners say, and it's easy to see why.
The cozy space overlooking...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:00 PM
557 Wakelee Ave., (203) 735-6417
Bill Miller's Castle
834 E. Main St., (888) 514-5551
Branford Elk's Lodge
158 S. Montowese St., (203) 488-9311
168 N. Main St., (203) 483-9995
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Jul 31, 2013
A chance romantic encounter during a night at the bar has apparently become too limiting, and single people, both young and old, are turning to online dating to find their soul mate.
Once in the workforce, people often find themselves surrounded by...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:30 AM
People's United Bank accidentally diverted $74,000 from the account of a supermarket into that of a Bridgeport grandmother, leading to her arrest. Two years ago, Donna Hutchinson discovered $4,000 had mysteriously appeared in her account. Because she...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Don't fool yourself. Steubenville, Ohio, is in all our backyards.
And if you didn't believe it Tuesday, surely you were more open to the assertion Wednesday as news spread of rape allegations against two Torrington football players and the malicious...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Town by town, the dreaded Emerald Ash Borer advances through Connecticut's woodlands.
Here's the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection's latest bulletin on the discovery of the pest in three more towns: The Connecticut Agricultural...
| Jan 19, 2013
| 9:46 AM
On Saturday at noon, owners, sellers, and other pro-gun advocates will hold a rally at the state capitol to protest the gun control legislation that's being proposed at both the state and federal level.
The Hartford rally is affiliated with a group...