| Feb 8, 2014
| 3:22 PM
At 39 and with two young children at home, John McDonald considered retirement. McDonald, raised in East Lyme, has put together 15 years in the big leagues and earned a World Series ring with the Red Sox in 2013. But he discovered this winter that he...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 8:49 PM
NEW HAVEN — When Tolland girls track coach Corey Bernier added up the points this week and then added them up again, the total and results came out the same every time.
Weston was going to score an almost indefensible 22 points in the pole vault...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Henry Dilworth Felton IV, a retired bank executive and business owner who was a longtime Stevenson University trustee, died of sepsis related to a blood infection Friday at Sinai Hospital. The Glyndon resident was 70.
Born in Philadelphia, he was the...
| Jan 21, 2014
For most people, a snow shovel is not considered a gardening tool. Yet, after a storm, Dick Conrad of Wallingford may shovel his garden in addition to his driveway, if he's hungry.
A lifelong gardener, Conrad, 64, began growing vegetables year round...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Collaborative custom design at CastleHeights
By Sally Martino
After his divorce, Paul Carenza decided to stay in his 3,500-square-foot, four-bedroom home in Southington because he loved it. The custom-built home had a spacious, open floor plan,...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Richard King and his wife Betsy will be moving into their new home currently under construction at Samuel’s Crossing, a By Carrier community in Plainville, in February.
“This will be our last stop,” says King, who has owned five...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 8:53 AM
La farmacéutica de East Lyme, Laurie Zrenda, ve el programa estatal de marihuana medicinal como una oportunidad para llevar su carrera en una dirección prometedora.
'He sido una farmacéutica minorista por 26 años y después de un tiempo una se cansa un...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:24 AM
When Sobrio's co-founders gave their business pitch at Connecticut's Innovation Summit a year ago, they were a bit intimidated.
After all, Tom Bachant and Nadav Ullman were both undergraduates at the University of Connecticut. Sobrio, which uses a...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 10:09 AM
Nelson McCormick's first knowledge of the assassination of John F. Kennedy came as a child in East Lyme.
"I was very young but what I remember is that on Saturday morning all the TV stations that normally had the cartoons I watch were taken up with...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Tina Zadrozny of The Orchards, a By Carrier community in East Lyme, is in the business of making wish lists come true.
“I always tell my buyers if you are thinking of something in your head and you think it's impossible or it can't be done, always...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:50 PM
"Monsignor Meth," as suspended Roman Catholic priest Kevin Wallin has come to be known, admitted earlier this year to selling more than $300,000 worth of methamphetamine out of his Waterbury apartment.
Only about 23 grams (sold for $3,400) of Wallin's...