| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:52 PM
The Charles W. Morgan whaleship, sailing on its first voyage since 1921, returned to its port of origin Wednesday — New Bedford, Mass.
The historic ship was built in and launched from New Bedford in 1841. The ship was last in there in November...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 9:24 AM
NEW LONDON – There was a flurry of activity on New London Harbor Sunday morning, the likes of which has not been seen or heard for a century along this working waterfront.
The 173-year old whaleship Charles W. Morgan, remarkably resurrected, left...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 4:01 AM
NEW LONDON – There was a flurry of activity on the harbor at dawn Sunday, the likes of which has not been seen or heard for a century along this working waterfront.
The 173-year old whaleship Charles W. Morgan, remarkably resurrected, left City...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Salem native Brian Civitello is out to reshape the cheese industry. It's a whale of a task, one the proprietor of Mystic Cheese is pursuing through both his product and the way it's manufactured.
“I ran into the same problem time and time again...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Dan Meiser and James Wayman introduced themselves to Mystic in September 2011 by way of Oyster Club. Though diners quickly flocked to the unique sea-to-table restaurant for raw Noanks on the half shell and native Stonington fluke, others eventually...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:10 PM
The 172-year-old whaler Charles W. Morgan, the nation's oldest surviving merchant vessel, will emerge Sunday from an almost five-year, multimillion-dollar restoration effort headed by a former Marylander.
Like a proud papa, Quentin Snediker, shipyard...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:07 AM
When I think of coziness, my mind turns to the tiny log cabin from the children's classic, "Little House in the Big Woods," where little Laura and her pa, ma and sisters lived in the vast Wisconsin forest.
The house was a comfortable house. Upstairs,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
When you're talking about reggae in Fairfield County, the first name that always comes up is Mystic Bowie. He was a member of the Tom Tom Club with Chris and Tina from the Talking Heads. He's buds with reggae king Toots Hibbert. And his...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:30 PM
There's a theory floating around that a latter-day band of buccaneers is trying to capture Connecticut's flagship and sail it away from its home port of New Haven.
Of course, these alleged pirates insist they only want to save the Amistad from what they...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 9:12 AM
David Madacsi has an ambiguous relationship with the ocean. His home along the Mystic River flooded during Hurricane Sandy. A mooring buoy with a rusty chain was one of the pieces of detritus that washed onto his property. He intended to throw it away,...
| May 28, 2013
| 9:35 AM
The 27th Annual Bethany Horse Show: June 2, 8 a.m. Bethany Airport, Amity Rd. (Rte. 63), Bethany, (203) 272-0142, bethanyhorseshow.org.
Celebrate Our Dixwell Pop-Up Festival: June 1, 12-6 p.m. 197 Dixwell Ave., New Haven.
Civil War Naval Encampment:...