| Aug 8, 2014
A SolarFest will be held on Saturday, Aug. 9, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Flamig Farm, 7 Shingle Mill Road, West Simsbury. Talk with experts on solar, geothermal and wind energy. Tour a live solar photovoltaic and solar thermal facility. Go...
| Aug 8, 2014
"I have let loose enough information in my letters it seems to isolate a grain of sand in a bucket."
— From an anonymous letter George Metesky sent to a newspaper in 1956
As editor of "Curiosity's Cats: Writers on Research," I had asked...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Waterbury Regional Chamber announced that M. Catherine Smith of Middlebury, chairman of the board of the Mattatuck Museum for 12 notably accomplished years, vice president of the Elisha Leavenworth Foundation and president of the Fulton Park...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 2:44 PM
King Industries Inc., a manufacturer of specialty additives used in the aerospace, automotive and electronics industries, will close the transaction of purchasing a 10.75-acre industrial site at Waterbury Industrial Commons, Waterbury Mayor Neil M. O'...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:03 AM
Foto: La policía ha revelado el nombre del hombre que apuñaló a su sobrina de 1 año de edad en Bristol el lunes por la noche.
Una niña de 1 año de edad murió tarde el lunes de una tajada por su parte media, y su tío ha sido arrestado, según informó la...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:44 PM
I was still tying my shoes at State Line Car Wash this morning when two guys from Lakeville pulled up in separate cars.
Rick DelPrete, retired history teacher and athletic director from the Hotchkiss School, was on hand to show me the remains of the...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:15 PM
Yet again, someone on the inside is accused of ripping off a nonprofit agency. This has happened too often, and wasted a lot of public and philanthropic dollars. It is time to significantly increase oversight of such agencies.
Karen O. Lewis, 57,...
| 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...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 2:23 AM
In the business of getting from here to there, Connecticut has frequently been among America's pioneering states.
Manufacturers like Pratt & Whitney and Sikorsky are at the forefront of modern aviation, but over the centuries Connecticut was home to...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:31 PM
TORRINGTON — A local man was charged Tuesday with workers' compensation fraud after he was seen working for a paving company while receiving disability, officials said.
Richard Perry Jr., 54, of Linden Street, had received more than $10,000 in...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 1:18 PM
U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty is cosponsoring legislation that would establish a federal grant program to fund inpatient treatment for heroin abuse.
The bill is a response to a high rate of heroin overdose deaths in Connecticut and throughout the country that...