| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:20 AM
3rd Annual Pawsitively Purr-fect Summer Re-sale: June 22, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; June 23, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. New and gently used pet items for sale, to raise funds for the Animal Welfare League of New London County. Boilermakers Lodge 614, 33 Sacred Heart Dr.,...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:21 AM
At Tommy's Tattoo Convention, happening this weekend at Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, hundreds of tattoos will be created: skulls, monsters, flames, eloquent mottos, pretty girls, animals, birds. Compared to these, a spray of pink peonies may...
| 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 19, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For nearly 6,900 students who graduated Sunday at colleges around the state, the natural question is: What's next?
Happily, this year's graduates have more reason to be optimistic than those who graduated two or three years ago, although the market...
| May 20, 2013
| 6:10 AM
The Bruce Museum in Greenwich is screening the Connecticut premiere of the issue-laden documentary Dear Governor Cuomo. The film covers a celebrity-studded protest concert held at the Egg Empire State Plaza in Albany on May 15, 2012, which followed a...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:51 AM
Class LL: Darien 3, Cheshire 0 (25-14, 25-18, 25-21)
Class L: Bristol Eastern 3, East Lyme 0 (25-12, 25-21, 25-20)
Class M: Ledyard 3, Woodland 0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-20)
Class S: Coventry 3, Holy Cross-Waterbury 0 (25-7, 25-14, 25-8)
Final State Coaches...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:07 PM
House and Senate military budget writers have agreed on a $633 billion defense authorization bill that in some cases goes beyond Pentagon suggested spending levels for programs.
Perhaps most significantly to Hampton Roads (and southeastern Connecticut),...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 12:26 PM
Lawrence E. Paradis, a retired cameraman whose career with WMAR-TV spanned nearly four decades, died Saturday of lung cancer at his Kingsville home. He was 87.
Lawrence Ernest Paradis was born and raised in Groton, Conn., where he graduated in 1943...
| May 13, 2013
| 5:11 PM
YORK — The final Bay Rivers District track meet may be best remembered as the one that didn't quite stick to the script.
The heavily favored Lafayette boys did win, but had to withhold a stiff charge by an upstart Smithfield team before pulling...
| May 5, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Keeping a secret is hard, but a group of friends and family managed to keep quiet for months about a big surprise for their returning serviceman.
Saturday night, the group presented Staff Sgt. Steve Barrett, a resident of Preston and an auto racer...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 7:41 AM
1) The Catwalk
325 East St.
2) Keepers Gentlemen's Club
354 Woodmont Road
3) Gold Club
403 Route 12