| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:33 PM
1) Newbury Comics
194 Buckland Hills Drive
2) A Hero's Legacy Comics & Collectibles (formerly Buried Under Comics)
188 Middle Turnpike W.
3) AJ's Comics
| Nov 22, 2012
| 8:52 PM
The Candlelight Concert Society is tooting its own horn by commissioning a new piece of music to celebrate its 40th anniversary season. Paul Salerni's "Many Happy Returns" receives its world premiere performance by the Philadelphia Brass Quintet on...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:24 AM
Ichiban Asian Bistro
179 Linwood Ave, Colchester
At the suggestion of a friend we decided to head to Colchester and try Ichiban Asian Bistro, a restaurant that offers delicious, fresh Chinese and sushi options.
THE VIBE: The inside is...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Every autumn, Colchester holds a community-made scarecrow display on the Town Green. On election years, town Democrats sponsor a patch and put up scarecrow effigies of candidates, according to the Norwich Bulletin. Not the best at arts and crafts, the...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 1:18 PM
The glass-walled box truck filled with scantily-clad pole dancers that rolled down Hartford’s Main Street earlier this month as an advertising gimmick for an East Hartford strip joint was definitely a first for Connecticut’s staid Capitol...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 5:26 PM
HARTFORD — Chase Kowalski didn't want to wear his swim vest. So he watched Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte during the Olympics last summer and taught himself how to swim.
The training wheels stayed on his first bike from Christmas until the first...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 6:39 PM
A few weeks ago, I wrote a column reminiscing about my childhood adventures along the former Air Line Railroad in my hometown of Portland and whether that portion of the former Boston to New York route would ever be converted to a hiking trail.
| Mar 14, 2011
Once a woman becomes visibly pregnant, it isn't long before she's being asked extremely personal questions by complete strangers:
"Are you going to have an epidural or go natural?
"You're not drinking alcohol, are you?"
"Have you tried ginger for...
| May 19, 2011
Connecticut has many reasons to celebrate National Hamburger Month – it's home to some of the most celebrated, iconic and unusual burgers in the country, including the restaurant recognized as the sandwich's inventor. Here are 10 noteworthy (and...
| Jun 15, 2011
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Brent Steven Musgrove, 36, of the 1900 block of Perryman Road, was arrested Monday on a bench warrant in a case in which he was charged with possession of a drug other than...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 1:54 PM
A Walk in the Park
The East Hampton Police Department arrested a 20-year-old Moodus man for allegedly breaking into a car at a public parking lot and stealing from it. The arrest is part of a larger investigation by the department into a series of...