| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Describing itself as a place for "modern, rustic comfort food," Brownstone Cafe plans its grand opening in West Hartford Thursday, March 20.
The Oakwood Avenue restaurant is owned by Vin and Jen Keola, who've owned and operated Pintore Catering in...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Unless it can be stopped, Connecticut is about to get rolled by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is so angry about this that he hand-delivered a letter about it to President Obama last week. Everyone ought to be angry.
The BIA is...
| 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...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Are you playing chicken with Kiev? -- Steve Mogel, West Hartford
Who do I have to sleep with around here to get a Stoli martini with a twist of lemon? -- Linda Case, Wethersfield
Sarah just closed her blinds. -- Bob Karalus, East...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:35 PM
New Haven, meet Aaron Freeman. He's a 59-year-old unemployed former pizza delivery driver and he wants to serve on your Board of Aldermen. Freeman is running as a write-in Libertarian candidate (though he hasn't paid the $425 requested by the U.S....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:00 AM
I think I put too much stock in it. -- Shelly Oster, Orem, Utah
Now all we have to add is some healthy people! -- Jon Wilson, Suffield
Sen. Cruz's recipe says, "Stir the pot. Then REPEAT!" -- Brendan Powers, Fort Myers, Fla.
| 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...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:59 PM
There is no disagreement on how important the sailing ship Amistad — which carried slaves from Cuba along America's Atlantic coast — is to the history of the abolitionist movement or to Connecticut. The modern-day, 129-foot replica of Amistad,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:20 AM
The University of Connecticut earlier this month banned all sex between professors and undergraduate students. Yale University did the same in 2010. (Well, at least both schools have tried to ban it.)
The idea is to protect both students and the...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Connecticut needs to renegotiate its relationship with Amistad, its tall ship, to get a guarantee in writing that the ship will be in the state and open to the public four months a year.
That's the least the state should get in return for spending...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Aug. 9, 2013, New Haven: A Rockwell International Turbo Commander 690B crashes into two houses on approach to Tweed-New Haven Airport, killing at least two people.
June 23, 2013, Ellington: Adam Curtis, 52, of Enfield, died when his ultralight, one-...