| Jan 25, 2014
When the topic is hurricanes in these parts, the conversation begins and ends with the one that stormed ashore on Sept. 21, 1938.
"The Great Hurricane of 1938," slammed into Long Island with such force that it registered on a seismograph in Alaska and...
| Jan 5, 2014
August 1955 is hot, and wet.
On the 12th and 13th, the tail end of Hurricane Connie has passed, dropping up to 8 inches of rain over much of Connecticut.
And now it is hot again, this being one of the warmest months on record, thanks to a persistent...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 1:42 PM
A year ago, the vacant lot was a postage stamp reminder of Bridgeport's industrial past. At various times, the nearly 2 acres held factories owned by Bryant Electric, CBS Corp. and Westinghouse Electric.
Now, it's home to the second-largest fuel cell...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 11:02 AM
PHILADELPHIA — Say what you will about Pitbull. The Cuban-American rapper certainly has a myriad of fanatics and also some detractors. But the uber-popular Pitbull is a rare contemporary performer.
The artist, who files his taxes as Armando Perez,...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 9:23 AM
Throughout the winter, T&M Building Company will be adding some warmth to a stretch of land in Windsor. A new community of 26 homes, dubbed Windsor Estates, is being constructed. The intent is to create an ambiance not often found these days.
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Toss a hearty "that's the way" out into a crowded room and see if you don't get back a lewd "uh-huh uh-huh" in return. Or tell a friend you'd like to do a little dance, make a little love, and watch them also suggest you also get down tonight. The music...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Nick Kroll rarely follows a script.
The actor, sketch comic and stand-up comedian says that no matter what medium he's performing in, he likes to leave room to improvise.
"I always want to have the flexibility to be able to alter and try different...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 3:41 PM
In recent years, vacant mill or factory buildings in Norwich, Windsor Locks, Somers and Waterbury were destroyed by fires, sad losses not unknown to many other communities. The message couldn't be clearer: We need to use our remaining mill buildings or...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:24 AM
Empty nesters may find this newly built Ellington home at 59 Middle Road constructed for them in mind - but families will feel the same way, too.
The first-floor master bedroom suite is highly desirable for people who have climbed enough stairs over the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:19 AM
Las 37 empresas que presentaron solicitudes para crecer o vender marihuana medicinal provienen de diversos orígenes.
La lista incluye a personas que han trabajado en bienes raíces, la industria culinaria y campos de limpieza ambiental. Varios de los...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:02 PM
Evergreen is an active 55-plus community in Cromwell. Folks living there appreciate a quiet but convenient locale. They enjoy taking in the country atmosphere, but live only minutes away from shopping, restaurants and Route 9.
Long Green Terrace, the...