| Aug 17, 2014
| 7:31 PM
There's a parallel real estate universe out there, the one where people buy homes with price tags that start at $1 million. Apparently, they've been really busy lately.
Even with reports from around the country that the overall market has slowed or...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:34 AM
Unlike Mark Turgeon's first three years at Maryland, when a lack of early-season road experience and not many tough non-league games left his men’s basketball team a little ill-prepared for what it would face in the ACC, the Terps should be more...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Why shop consignment for back-to-school? As Again! Again! owner Laura Kobylanski points out, there are many good reasons. Kobylanski's shop is located in Colchester, and carries gently-used children's clothing size preemie to junior, shoes size 0...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:51 AM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland guard Dez Wells first met Chris Paul during an Amateur Athletic Union tournament at the University of North Carolina five years ago.
Wells, who was playing in the tournament for a Raleigh-based team, was going into his...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Ten-year-old Genevieve, from Hampton, attempted to lead a pair of dwarf Nigerian goats by leash around the goat barn at the Brooklyn Fairgrounds. The pair, named Poppy and Rosie, refused to cooperate after spotting a roaming dachshund. Though the dog...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:49 AM
REGION- Windham County 4-H summer science mini-camps are taking place at the Windham County Extension Center, 139 Wolf Den Road, Brooklyn. 4-H Lego Robotics Week is Monday, Aug. 11 through Friday, Aug. 15 from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The program is for ages...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Connecticut has at least 200 mostly small, emphatically local museums. Although they have almost nothing in common — local history being the least homogenous thing imaginable — they do share a kind of exuberant localism. If you want to know...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:32 PM
In recent years, as they have become increasingly aware of the frequency and various causes of wrongful convictions, prosecutors in a number of large cities and counties across the country created conviction integrity units. These units re-examine the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Connecticut has a history of being a generous and sharing state — its communities, while staunchly independent, have often pulled together. One of the state's nicknames, the Provisions State, attests to this.
The Provisions State moniker dates...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:48 AM
Norfolk and North Canaan lie along the Blackberry River, and even when it's not in peak season, the namesake fruit has a strong presence here as many people turn it into jams, torts and pastries.
And one of those people who's destined for foodie fame is...
| Jul 23, 2014
2013 NATIONAL MEDAL OF ARTS
•Julia Alvarez, novelist, poet and essayist, Weybridge, Vt.
•Brooklyn Academy of Music, presenter, Brooklyn, N.Y.
•Joan Harris, arts patron, Chicago
•Bill Jones, dancer and choreographer, Valley...