| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:56 PM
The Mohegan Tribe announced Thursday a new franchise agreement to bring 16 locations of a Colorado burger chain to New England.
The tribe entered an agreement to open 16 Smashburger locations in Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. The burger...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:35 AM
EAST WINDSOR — Where does the story of Iron Heart Canning begin?
Is it St. Patrick's Day 2006, when Ann Stratton and Tyler Wille met through a friend, when they were both at a bar in New York City? Tyler was high on whiskey, not beer, so maybe...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:19 AM
La lluvia que comenzó temprano el miércoles continuó toda la noche y está causando inundaciones en algunas áreas.
Un policía estatal de pie al lado de una rampa inundada desde la I-91 Sur hasta la I-95 Sur resultó herido el jueves temprano cuando su...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Sometimes a walk in the woods is like taking a trip to the circus.
"Step right up and see the amazing giant boulder balancing on top of these miniature rocks!" the ringmaster says. "You there in the hiking boots, come check out this magical flooded...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Creative people — from actors to musicians, and poets to painters — are coming to Hartford. What draws them here? What do they need to flourish? We asked four Hartford residents active in the city arts scene to contribute their thoughts. Three...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Thumbs up to the University of Connecticut, the greenest school in the nation. The Sierra Club recognized UConn as the No. 1 "Coolest School" for offering hundreds of sustainability-related classes, slashing water use, retrofitting buildings and serving...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:17 PM
By Wednesday afternoon, official results for all of Tuesday's local elections were still not up on the secretary of the state's website.
This is crazy.
By contrast, Florida voters knew by 8 p.m. Tuesday all their local election results — because...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:17 PM
We were sitting at the breakfast table Thursday, watching the snow build outside, reading about the retirement after the 2014 season of the great New York Yankee shortstop and captain Derek Jeter.
Time flies like the snowflakes — can it be...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's economic development program is a valid topic for critical discussion, but not the way Tom Foley is doing it.
In a Jan. 2 press release, the Republican gubernatorial hopeful blasted the state Department of Economic and...
| Feb 12, 2014
Hollywood has spent some time in Connecticut over the years. Some big box-office hits have been filmed here. Some flops have, too. But what has Connecticut looked like to movie goers?
Some movies shot and set here take a jaundiced look at Connecticut....
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:50 AM
MANCHESTER — The shop at Parkerville Wood Products is full of pieces that will be part of an elaborate system of built-ins and wood paneling in a guest house at a Southampton summer estate.
The billionaire owner is spending about $80,000 on the...