| Mar 27, 2014
You could say chef Meg Fama was doing farm-to-table cooking long before it was trendy.
Fifteen years ago, Fama took a job as a chef at New Haven's Common Ground High School, where she learned "the beauty of growing on the property and the...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 4:15 AM
In August 1635, Connecticut consisted of a tiny settlement in Wethersfield and a crude fort in Old Saybrook. This was probably a good thing. It limited the devastation when the Great Colonial Hurricane arrived.
The ocean surge from this welcome-to-the-...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Gary Clark, a 2014 wing from North Carolina who recently earned a Terps offer, was listed by Rivals.com's Eric Bossi as a rising prospect who deserves Top 150 consideration.
A 6-foot-7 forward who is listed by some as a small forward, we prefer Clark as...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Project Runway Season 11 debuts tonight and the twists are coming early. First off, no Michael Kors. Sad trombone. Secondly, the contestants are competing in teams for the whole season. I'm interested in seeing how Project Runway pulls this off. As I've...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 4:36 PM
House Speaker Will Weatherford, R-Wesley Chapel, is one of a nine “rising elected leaders” who have been invited to address CPAC, the mega-gathering of Republican conservatives hosted by the American Conservative Union. “We are...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Carbones Pistachio Martini
found at Carbone's
588 Franklin Ave, Hartford, CT 06115
Ingredients: Svedka vanilla vodka, Frangelico, Amaretto, Midori, Splash of cream
Featured in the Faith Middletown “Booze and Shmooze” Martini...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:13 AM
The regional premiere of Theresa Rebeck’s satirical play, “O Beautiful” will kick off the 2012-13 season at Connecticut Repertory Theatre on the UConn campus in Storrs.
Described as “a theatrically inventive mash up of...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 8:59 PM
The ampersand strikes again in TNT's latest crime procedural, "King & Maxwell," but two names in the title doesn't always mean double the quality.
Like the network's "Rizzoli & Isles" & "Franklin & Bash," the new series (9 p.m. CT June 10, TNT; 1.5 stars...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Chicago designer Katelyn Pankoke will be among the 16 designers competing in the Season 11 of "Project Runway" when it premieres at 8 p.m. CT Jan. 24 on Lifetime.
The new season is the first ever teams edition, so the 23-year-old creative force behind...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 1:12 PM
Robert Seaton of Miramar emerged with the trophy after an 11-way chop in the monthly $100,000 guarantee tournament at the Isle Casino and Racing Sunday.
Seaton and Michael Chiapetta each took home $11,000, but Seaton got the trophy and the photo. We'...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Nationwide Financial Services Inc. has agreed to pay more than $150 million to settle a multi-state investigation that questioned whether the life insurer was thorough enough in finding and paying beneficiaries when...