| Mar 27, 2014
You could say chef Meg Fama was doing farm-to-table cooking long before it was trendy.
Fifteen years ago, Fama took a job as a chef at New Haven's Common Ground High School, where she learned "the beauty of growing on the property and the...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Outside of Criollisimo Restaurant on Arch Street in New Britain, on a sandwich board advertising the specials of the day, the magic word, "Morcilla," could be seen down the sidewalk. Inside, waiting at the counter was Diane Alverio, publisher of the...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:09 AM
In October the Library of Congress opened a new exhibition featuring the first map of the United States — the first ever to depict the Stars and Stripes. It was printed in New Haven in 1784 by a Connecticut engraver, Abel Buell, just half a year...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:00 AM
What is the population of Ireland?
Edward Slater, 32, of West Hartford will never forget that trivia question, the one that kept him from a free trip to said country in the bar-trivia finals at McLadden's in West Hartford.
Being the second closest...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:58 AM
The following were taken from police reports:
A 56-year-old Tinley Park man was charged with domestic battery and resisting police in connection with an incident on the 7500 block of Bayfield Drive on Feb. 19.
A 54-year-old Markham man...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 5:14 PM
| Dec 12, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Where do you do most of your shopping?
Fashionista Vintage and Variety. It's the best place to buy clothes in the city.
What about shopping for burlesque clothes?
I make a lot of my costumes, and the ones I don't make I buy from places like...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 7:07 AM
La policía tiene un niño de14 años bajo custodia después de haber admitido haber roto un acuario en una casa y están investigando su implicación en un incendio de la mañana del domingo en el mismo vecindario.
La policía está investigando el incidente en...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:52 PM
As the CEO of the Northeast's largest wholesale distributor of aquatics and pets, I have worked with Connecticut pet store owners for decades. These committed entrepreneurs, tireless workers and compassionate pet owners operate responsibly and with the...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 1:26 PM
For the second time in two weeks, a Connecticut university has been put on lockdown after officials received an alert about a possible gunman coming to campus.
University of New Haven officials said Tuesday that a suspect was in custody and weapons...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:46 PM
A gun-carrying student who was arrested at the University of New Haven kept newspaper clippings about mass shootings in his home and a large ammunition cache in a padlocked bedroom, police said Wednesday.
William Dong, 22, of Fairfield, Conn., was...