| Aug 8, 2014
| 12:27 PM
If there is a month for walking on beach sand, nature's coastal cushion, it is August.
Usually a hot and humid month in Connecticut, to be sure, but that is part of the allure of beach walking. When the air is stifling and motionless inland, there often...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 7:38 PM
EAST LYME — When he was maybe 6 years old, Luke Anthony spent three weeks in July glued to the Tour de France coverage on TV.
"That was our first clue that this kid kind of likes cycling," said his father, John.
When Luke wasn't watching the Tour,...
| May 27, 2014
| 10:43 AM
As a 2014 graduate of the University of Connecticut, a proud brother of Kappa Sigma, and a former vice president of the UConn Interfraternity Council, I can attest, quite personally, to the troubles of Greek organizations. I would argue, however, that the...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:52 AM
This is the story of a Boy Scout from Connecticut who grew up to become a Nazi spy during World War II — and another Boy Scout who helped capture the traitor.
This true tale contains all the elements of a film about espionage — a defection...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:13 AM
Stephen L. Saltzman was at New York University, almost done with his studies in a tax law program, when a well-meaning Irish Catholic instructor invited him to interview at a large Boston law firm where he worked.
But when Saltzman got to Massachusetts,...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Four days before Kyla Ryng and her husband, Alex Ryng, were found dead in a murder-suicide, Alex's older brother confronted her and accused her of cheating on her husband, according to an arrest warrant.
Skyler Ryng, 28, walked into her house...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
Cuatro días antes de que Kyla Ryng y su marido, Alex Ryng, fueron encontrados muertos en un homicidio-suicidio, el hermano mayor de Alex la confrontó y la acusó de engañar a su marido, según una orden de arresto.
Skyler Ryng, 28, entró a su casa el...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:50 PM
NEW BRITAIN — In a campaign-style event, President Barack Obama made a rousing appeal for a higher minimum wage Wednesday at a packed pep rally at Central Connecticut State University, saying that it was "time to give America a raise."
| 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...
| 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...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:57 PM
If a Hartford resident is in a Somers prison, should he be counted for census purposes as a resident of Somers or of Hartford?
For ages, the U.S. Census Bureau's answer — and Connecticut's — has been Somers. But in 2010 the Census Bureau...