| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:15 AM
If you were freaked out by last year's disaster at Japan'sFukushima nuclear plants, or by Three Mile Island or Chernobyl, maybe you'd rather not think about all the toxic spent nuclear fuel being stored in Connecticut or just across the border in New...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 5:02 PM
A photographer friend called a few weeks ago, from the grounds of the former Mansfield Training School in Mansfield. "One of the buildings has a hole in the roof with a tree growing through it," he said.
He knew I had written extensively about the state'...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:58 PM
1. Rocky Hill (22-1)
2. Rockville-Vernon (22-2)
3. Amity-Woodbridge (23-5)
4. Seymour (25-1)
5. Foran-Milford (25-2)
6. Granby (23-2)
7. Southington (22-3)
8. Coginchaug-Durham (23-4)
9. Waterford (24-2)
10. Maloney-Meriden (22-...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 1:43 PM
The question of what to do with Connecticut's growing stash of spent nuclear fuel from its operating nuke power plants is likely to get a lot hotter, according to this New London Day story.
Seems Dominion, owner of the Millstone Power Station down in...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 10:05 AM
A small oil fire at the Waterford I power plant has been extinguished.
St. Charles Parish officials say the fire was never a threat to public safety. The power outages reported Sunday morning in St. Charles Parish are unrelated to this incident....
| Jan 29, 2012
| 7:22 PM
Stephen M. Cohn has been appointed a partner in Horne, Holmes, Crenshaw & Blake, LLP, Altamonte Springs.
Cuhaci & Peterson, Baldwin Park, has appointed Bill Stewart senior electrical designer; Christian Paulo CAD technician; Lee...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 5:34 AM
George C. White, founder and former executive director of the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford called it a “family affair.”
Repeated references to the theater community as “family” and “home” marked the...
| 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...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:29 AM
Seven more photos of Connecticut's war dead will be going up on the wall at the State Capitol this week.
And once upon a time, hardly anyone in this country even knew where Afghanistan was.
Here's the full news release from the Lt. Governor's Office:...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 6:04 PM
An Aurora girl died of "a medical issue" and not from a crash that occurred when her mother was rushing her to a hospital to treat an asthma attack Monday, authorities said.
Kayla Bell, 3, was pronounced dead at Rush-Copley Medical Center in Aurora,...
| Dec 29, 2011
NEW YORK -- The U.S. population is expected to top out at close to 312.8 million people just around the time crowds gather to watch the ball drop on New Year's Eve, according to new census data released Thursday.
The figure represents a 0.7% increase...