| Jul 28, 2014
| 10:00 PM
If you've decided to take a car trip outside the Allentown area, you're in good company. Over the Independence Day weekend, AAA estimates almost 35 million Americans hit the road, the most since 2007.
So if you've packed the car, filled the tank and...
| Aug 28, 2014
More than 150 volunteers descended on the Second Harvest Food Bank in Irvine on Friday to assemble 1,800 grocery boxes to feed families throughout Orange County.
The event celebrated the end of a nearly monthlong food drive orchestrated by Lion's Heart,...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 7:19 PM
A majority of the Democratic incumbent lawmakers facing primary challenges in Tuesday's voting appeared to have pulled out victories over their opponents, including some involved in high-profile General Assembly races in Hartford, Bridgeport and Norwalk....
| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:44 PM
HARTFORD — Less than three months before open enrollment, the Obama administration is plucking the head of Connecticut's health insurance exchange to be CEO of the much-maligned website HealthCare.gov.
Kevin J. Counihan, 59, will be in a...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
WOODSTOCK — Linemaster Switch's rural location both hinders and helps the 160-employee manufacturer.
The company, which makes pedals that operate controls in vehicles, on factory floors, and in operating rooms, has a bit of a captive audience when...
| May 2, 2014
If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire.
In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 9:17 AM
Here is a timeline of events in the case of the disappearance and murder of Seminole firefighter Jerry Perdomo. This information was gathered from Orlando Sentinel reporting, news reports and an arrest affidavit released by the Maine State Police...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:14 PM
The fastest growing technology companies in Connecticut have been named in the Marcum Tech Top 40, announced Thursday by the Connecticut Technology Council and Marcum LLP.
The best 40 companies have been named in six different technology categories:...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:34 PM
HARTFORD – Political incumbents are traditionally well-loved in their hometowns, but sometimes that is not the case for all.
Next week, eight Democratic incumbents in the state legislature are facing challenges for their seats in the August 12...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:21 PM
Trails aren't just for hiking. Increasingly, state and local tourism officials are creating trail itineraries to showcase the unique culinary traditions of a state or region.
South Carolina is best known for its beaches and golf destinations, such as...
| Jan 14, 2011
| 3:06 PM
One thing to know about our club: The Harbor Country book club has been meeting monthly at the Harbor Grand Hotel in New Buffalo, Mich., since 1999. Our group is made up mostly of "transplants," people who have moved here from all over the country,...