| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:05 PM
More than half of Connecticut voters surveyed say rising prices have forced them to make "big changes" in how they shop for groceries, and nearly a quarter say they have had to sell something of value to pay bills in recent years, a new University of...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 5:30 AM
A building permit has been issued for the Dunham’s Sports project in Aberdeen after a misunderstanding over a permit requirement for landscaping plans.
Work on the sporting goods store was not delayed, said Aberdeen planning and zoning director...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 1:27 PM
HARRIS TOWNSHIP – Each day, hundreds of cars pass through the intersection of Brick and Fir roads in Granger. Most of those drivers and the people in the nearby Knollwood “Waterford Green” neighborhood probably don’t know that land...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 5:12 PM
How happy would you be if a drifter paid less than $20 to move in next door to you? People living in The Waterford Park Estates subdivision of Flower Mound, near Dallas, say that's what they're dealing with.
Kenneth Robinson has made himself right at...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 1:58 PM
Earl B. Kline, 90, of Fayetteville, Pa., passed away Feb. 6, 2012, at his home, surrounded by his family.
He was born Feb. 27, 1921, in East Waterford, Pa., to Frank and Eva (Henry ) Kline.
He was married to Sylvia Pauline Alleman Kline on March 28,...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 4:09 PM
SPRINGFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say the driver of a minivan died after her vehicle collided with a school bus in suburban Detroit.
Minor injuries were reported to students on the bus for the Waterford School District following the...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 8:26 AM
Mara Lieberman is the new artistic director Bated Breath Theatre Company, which is is restructuring as “a performance collective in order to bring a wide variety of cutting-edge performances to the Hartford area.”
| Apr 26, 2012
Detroit: A Biography
Chicago Review Press: 288 pp., $24.95
In February 1863, Thomas Faulkner, a Detroit saloon owner of mixed-race background, was arrested on the charge of raping a 9-year-old white girl. Despite his protestations of...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:31 AM
Christopher Shinn's new play "Teddy Ferrrara" will receive its world premiere in early 2013 at Chicago's Goodman Theatre.
The drama by the Wethersfield-raised playwright is described: "It's Gabe's senior year of college and his future looks bright: he...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:32 AM
In this world of stabbings and house fires, it’s nice to see a positive story for once. This particular story involves a Waterford man who went to a restaurant the other day and bought a 17-pound lobster. Except instead of eating it, he released the...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 11:35 AM
Theresa Rebeck's new work, "The Way of Things," will receive a staged reading as part of the National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford Friday, July 27 at 7:15 p.m. and Saturday, July 28 at 8:15 p.m.
| Jul 27, 2012
| 3:55 AM
Lyricist, singer and songwriter Johnny Mercer will receive a tribute in song next week at the Cabaret & Performance Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Centerin Waterford.
“AC-CENT-TCHU-ATE THE POSITIVE”, A Johnny Mercer Celebration,"...