| Sep 17, 2010
| 1:07 PM
A Shelton developer was sentenced Friday to six years in prison in a federal corruption case that tarnished the political reputation of popular 10-term Republican Mayor Mark Lauretti.
Developer James Botti was accused of hiding large sums of cash and...
| May 8, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Though only four people were present at the latest Board of Selectmen meeting in Easton, there was still what the Easton Courier described as a "standoff" over seating. Residents John Bromer and Robert Webbe sat down at the front table but First Selectman...
| May 14, 2012
| 11:18 AM
1) Super Duper Weenie
Gary Zemola cares about hot dogs. Like, really cares about hot dogs. He's always striving for what he calls the “best friggin' hot dog around.” And Zemola knows what he's talking about. Super Duper Weenie's hot dogs...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:30 AM
East Haven Democratic Town Committee Chairman Gene Ruocco is "embarrassed" by the comments he left on the East Haven Patch website but told the New Haven Register he doesn't see why they've been viewed as threatening. The posts were in response to one...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Steel Magnolias: In the world of Truvy's local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip. Sat., 8 p.m.,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:37 AM
This Saturday marks the annual Connecticut Open House Day, where lots and lots of local museums, cultural attractions, open spaces and more open their doors for us Nutmeggers to enjoy. Here are some of the many things going on on June 9. For a full list...
| Jun 15, 2012
The White Cliffs of Dover tower high over the English Channel, a wall of chalk that's a natural defense between Britain and the rest of Europe. Sailors would stare in awe as they approached the wall of white and…oh, hang on.
| Nov 15, 2011
| 7:50 AM
No matter how you and your family choose to celebrate Thanksgiving, you know deep down that there are families wishing for a miracle to put a good old-fashioned turkey dinner on the table this year. You can be that miracle this week. The Spooner House's...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Exit 29 off Route 91 North is a disaster - I try and avoid it in bad weather. –
- Anonymous, Mansfield
The intersection at Cook Avenue and Hanover Street in Meriden is extremely dangerous. There are accidents there regularly. Both streets turn into...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Bill Miller's Castle
834 E. Main St., (888) 514-5551
168 N. Main St., (203) 483-9995
29 Schoolground Rd., (203) 481-6577
Grassy Hill Lodge
77 Sodom Ln., (203) 734-1616
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:40 AM
Connecticut's into some really weird animal stuff lately.
You've got a battle going on over keeping reindeer here year-round; mountain lions roaming the Gold Coast; someone whose face was ripped off by a chimpanzee trying to sue the state; new...