| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Howard Udell had a solid, successful life as a corporate attorney, but his real contributions came after a painful professional experience that led him to help hundreds of veterans with their legal problems.
"It was the most amazing redemption,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 11:26 AM
Connecticut fast food workers in Hartford, West Haven and Manchester joined in a national strike Thursday seeking "living wages" and union representation.
Employees of McDonalds, Dunkin Donuts, Burger King and other fast food franchises in 60 cities...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:00 PM
An extremely rare form of eye cancer left Carol Gillispie without sight, but her handicap transformed her into an advocate for others with disabilities, and into an independent woman.
"She was not a woman who would complain about injustice," said Anne...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:45 AM
This Friday, see a one-night-only installation by artist Jeff Ostergren called Quality of Life: A One Night Stand. The installation is viewable from 6-8 p.m.
Quality of Life: A One Night Stand
Aug. 16, 6-8 p.m., A-Space Gallery at West Cove...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Lake Terramuggus Triathlon Series
The Lake Terrramuggus Triathlon series four and five will be held on August 15. There will also be an Olympic Marathon Triathlon on August 10. Check in for the August 15 events will be at 6:15 p.m....
| Jul 30, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Eight-sided buildings were an architectural trend in the mid 19th century, spurred on by proto-psychologist Orson Squire Fowler, who wrote that they improved health by allowing for a greater influx of natural lighting. One of his followers was a Danbury...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:32 AM
Thirty-five paintings by Sharon Rowley Morgio of West Haven, who creates watercolors of birds and landscapes, is on exhibit at Friends and Company Restaurant, 11 Boston Post Road in Madison, until Sunday, July 28.
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:10 AM
A conflict over an open Board of Education seat allegedly led the chairwoman of the Norwalk Democratic Town Committee to lay a beatdown on two 80-something members of her own party in the parking lot of City Hall. Regina Krummel e-mailed chairwoman Amanda...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Using logic, Joseph Sincavage of Stratford decided to display a Nazi flag outside his own home to protest unspecified policies of President Obama. The swastika flutters next to U.S., Vatican and Marine Corps flags at the Sincavage residence and replaces a...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:30 PM
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut couple has named its baby with help from customers at a Starbucks coffee shop.
Twenty-five-year-old Jennifer James and 24-year-old Mark Dixon of West Haven told the New Haven Register they had been struggling...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 7:45 AM
PLANTSVILLE - Love was in the air in Plantsville, Conn. as five couples, several of them who have been married for more than 60 years, reaffirmed their wedding vows. The ceremony took place Wednesday, June 26, at the Summit House Nursing Home.