| Dec 22, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Here are a few items from Connecticut's annals of guns and mental illness:
—A man who once was arrested for weapon violations was reported to Berlin police in 2004 by his landlord for having allegedly said, "I am going to kill myself and take a...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 4:35 AM
– Audrey Hussey and Simbo Toukourou came from opposite ends of Connecticut to attend a packed hearing on guns at the state Capitol Monday.
"I'm here to stand up for my Second Amendment rights and to teach my children that this is how you do it,''...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 5:45 PM
School administrators in districts throughout Connecticut are reviewing their security systems and fielding calls from parents worried about their children's safety.
Friday's killing of 20 young children and six adults by a gunman at the Sandy Hook...
| Jun 18, 2013
When photographers Sue Daley and Steve Gross set out to find old farmhouses to feature in their new book, they peered into broken windows and saw "kitchen tables set for breakfast that never took place fifty-odd years ago, the residents seemingly having...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 12:41 PM
This article is part of our 2013 New Haven Annual Manual
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| Jul 19, 2013
Are you better off now than you were four days ago? -- Pat Foley, Homer Glen, Ill.
I want you -- to pay higher gas taxes! -- Michael F. Tierney, New Britain
This is just adding fuel to the ire. -- Bill Hook, Plainville
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:05 AM
July 25: Long Splice, 5:30 p.m., Connecticut River Museum, 67 Main St., Essex, (860) 767-8269. ctrivermuseum.org; Hope Road, 6 p.m., Esker Point Beach, 900 Groton Long Point Rd., Groton, (860) 441-6600. grotonrec.com; Long Island Sound, 6:30 p.m., Vece...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Manchester Orchestra: June 27, 8 p.m. Mohegan Sun Wolf Den, 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd., Uncasville, (888) 226-7711, mohegansun.com.
Downhill Tangerine (pictured): July 2, 6:30 p.m. Gatehouse Cafe, 1461 S. Britain Rd., Southbury, (203) 586-2144.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:10 PM
Despite Mother Nature's best efforts, the summer growing season is fighting its way into existence. Its first gift to us is the almighty strawberry, the first berry of the summer and a versatile ingredient in the kitchen. While some like to toss a few...
| May 29, 2013
| 7:10 AM
It's been called by one bitter antagonist possibly "the worst alien invader the USA has ever encountered. The invasions are widespread and the damage reports are coming in from all our states."
A Westport victim warns that it "spread like wildfire......
| Jan 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
A buck slain by David Cari earned him entry into the "Buck of the Month Club" of a national magazine, but the recognition is causing much hardship for him. Cari is one of four former East Haven police officers awaiting trial for an alleged campaign of...