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  • The Ghost Bridges Of Mansfield Hollow

    The Ghost Bridges Of Mansfield Hollow
    It's almost that time of year to gather around the ol' campfire and tell the tale of the ghost bridges of Mansfield Hollow. What? You've never heard about the ghost bridges of Mansfield Hollow? How, on nights of the full moon, you can hear them...
  • Connecticut saved from the Commies! Victory Declared!

    Connecticut saved from the Commies! Victory Declared!
    Hallelujah! Connecticut’s been saved from them dirty, rotten Commies. You’ve probably been worried sick over it. I know I have. But no longer, not since the Yankee Institute declared “Victory Over Connecticut Communists…...
  • Neil Diamond 2012 North American Summer Tour Schedule

    Neil Diamond 2012 North American Summer Tour Schedule
    Neil Diamond takes his greatest hits on the road in highly-anticipated 2012 North American summer tour Rock and Pop Icon Neil Diamond, a 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee and 2011 Kennedy Center Honoree, will take his greatest hits on the road...
  • Civil War's 'Stone Fleet' Sailed From New London To Dubious End In South Carolina

    Civil War's 'Stone Fleet' Sailed From New London To Dubious End In South Carolina
    In November 1861, New London residents watched with curiosity as teams of oxen hauled wagons loaded with fieldstones through their streets. The stones had been collected from the foundations of farms and old pasture walls in Waterford and surrounding...
  • Why you should expect a lot more from Connecticut's Occupy protesters in 2012

    Why you should expect a lot more from Connecticut's Occupy protesters in 2012
    If you think Connecticut's Occupy movement is going to wither away in the winter cold, or get co-opted by unions or lefty groups, or get sucked into Obama's re-election push, you'd better listen to what Danielle Digirolamo and other “occupiers&...
  • Hot Times In The City; Big Apple Baked To A Crisp

    Hot Times In The City; Big Apple Baked To A Crisp
    The heat is still on in the Tri-State area with temperatures well into the 90's, and real-feel temperatures in the triple digits. Forecasters say relief is on the way in the form of a thunderstorm or two Saturday afternoon into Saturday night, when the...
  • Obama begins selling State of the Union message in Iowa

    Obama begins selling State of the Union message in Iowa
    President Obama preached a message of hope to factory workers on Wednesday as he began a sales pitch for his plan to boost U.S. manufacturing through changes to the tax code. Speaking to employees and owners of a conveyor belt plant in Cedar Rapids,...
  • Album of the Day 1/26/12: Echo.And.Drake - Sundrenched Elsewhere

    Album of the Day 1/26/12: Echo.And.Drake - Sundrenched Elsewhere
    I'm sure that every music scene in the country is diverse and rich with bands flowing from all sorts of varying genres.  But I'm not convinced at all that most of the other scenes stack up to what we have and are continually building here in CT.  Case...
  • Firefighters Grieve Victims In Christmas Day Blaze

    Firefighters Grieve Victims In Christmas Day Blaze
    Just four days after five members of one family lost their lives on Christmas Day, the 70 firefighters who fought to save them returned to work. It wasn't your ordinary first day back, however.  Instead firefighters met with the FDNY's counseling...
  • Local Hero: Eastford Man First Union General To Die In Civil War

    Local Hero: Eastford Man First Union General To Die In Civil War
    Gen. Nathaniel Lyon died at the right time. Raised in eastern Connecticut, the 43-year-old West Point graduate was killed while commanding the Union forces at the Battle of Wilson's Creek near Springfield, Mo., on Aug. 10, 1861. He became the first...
  • 'Hog butcher for the world'

    'Hog butcher for the world'
    The shuttering of the Union Stock Yard and Transit Co. on July 30, 1971, didn't mark the end of Chicago's role as "hog butcher for the world." That came a year earlier, when "hog alley" closed, a victim of the stockyards' long descent from years of...