| Aug 5, 2013
| 10:03 AM
A beautiful waterfront setting. Little plates expertly prepared by some of the Greater Hartford area's best restaurants. Carefully chosen wines, beers and beverages. The chance to mingle and chat with friends and business associates as well as make new...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The 17-year-old driver of the car that crashed early Tuesday in Hebron, claiming the life of Paige Houston, 17, was not permitted to have passengers in his truck or to be driving after midnight, according to the state Department of Motor Vehicles....
| Jul 6, 2013
| 8:19 PM
I used to chuckle at phone calls or emails from readers who read my column and confessed that, for years, they had driven past something, not realizing it was there.
Now it's my turn. For eight years I lived in the Moodus section of East Haddam. For...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:50 PM
There are hordes of people eating in Connecticut farm fields this summer. They're eating next to pumpkin patches and beside rows of tomatoes, sunflowers, beans and peppers.
And the food they're scarfing down like hunger-crazed locusts was pulled out...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| May 30, 2013
Nearly everyone in New Haven has a Richter's story, including native son and restaurateur Jason Sobocinski. The historic tavern on Chapel Street welcomed beer-drinking crowds for nearly 30 years before closing in 2011.
Sobocinski's memories are fond...
| May 30, 2013
| 12:08 PM
Memorial Day marked the unofficial state of summer and the prime growing season for the state of Connecticut. Farmers' markets are beginning to open around the state, which brings an injection of locally grown and produced products into the Connecticut...
| May 31, 2013
Now if they'd only pass a law increasing your minimum work. -- Mike Wambolt, Enfield
Remember, it's gotta look like an accident. -- Pat Foley, Homer Glen, Ill.
We've determined that this amount will keep you gruntled. -- Scott...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Big Red ForThe Arts
Feb. 6, The Society Room of Hartford, 31 Pratt St., Hartford, letsgoarts.org, $175 for VIP Tasting and Entrance, $100 for General Entrance ($375 for a group of four)
If you've ever wanted to taste from a wide-ranging spectrum...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Maryland State Police and Harford County Sheriff's Office reports:
Eric Briggs, 36, and Myulika Brooks, 27, of the 4800 block of Villa Point Drive, were charged Tuesday with second-degree assault.
Wayne Bowser, 28, of the 300 block of...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Class LL: Norwalk 2, Fairfield Prep 0
Class L: Farmington 5, Avon 0
Class M: Suffield 3, Bacon Academy-Colchester 2 (2OT)
Class S: Bloomfield 3, Somers 2
Final Courant State Web Ratings
1. Norwalk, 21-1-1
2. Fairfield Prep, 20-3-1...