| Apr 4, 2014
| 4:30 PM
One hundred ninth-graders in Norwalk will effectively start college this fall when they enter a six-year academy where they will earn an associate's degree upon graduation and a chance to be "first in line" for a job at IBM.
"That's the whole mindset...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Most of the ricotta in this country is probably baked into lasagna. And that's delicious.
But ricotta aspires to so much more. Its fresh flavor shines when treated lightly, its creamy texture soaring as well. The new vegetables of spring — the...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 11:07 AM
The Maryland men's basketball team will play Villanova in the first game of a Madison Square Garden doubleheader as part of the 2014 Jimmy V Classic on Dec. 9.
The Terps and Wildcats will meet at 7 p.m., following by Indiana and Louisville at 9 p.m....
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:16 PM
McCarthy, Ryan McCarthy and Megan Packard, daughter, Brooklyn Mae, Jan. 10, Eastern Connecticut Health Network.
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Meg Kazukynas, a New Havener and local business owner, caught our eye while out for an evening walk near the Peabody Museum on Whitney Avenue. We caught up with her to ask her about her skirt and her boots, which it turns out are a favorite wardrobe...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:17 AM
“Brooklyn Salon,” an exhibit of work by Mike Ballou, James Esber, Tony Fitzpatrick and Jim Torok, will be at the CCSU University Galleries starting on Thursday, March 6, when it opens with a reception at 3:15 p.m.
The galleres are Samuel S.T....
| Jan 24, 2014
|| Extreme || Winter X Games || 2, 74, 9 ||
|| M. bask. || Iowa@Northwestern || BIGTENNoon ||
|| Towson@Delaware || CSNNoon ||
|| Florida State@Duke || ESPNNoon ||
|| Syracuse@Miami || 13, 91 ||
| Jan 29, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Curie’s Cliff Alexander, Young’s Jahlil Okafor and Marian Catholic’s Tyler Ulis all have stated strong cases to become Illinois’ Mr. Basketball in 2014.
All three can add McDonald’s All-American to their resumes.
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Citizens and legislators should be proud that Connecticut is the first state to pass a law requiring the labeling of foods containing genetically modified organisms, known as GMOs. Polls consistently show that 90 percent of Americans want GMOs to be...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 3:43 PM
A 56-year-old sedan service driver fatally shot Saturday was the father of five children and was beloved by his clients, according to a business associate.
John Achiampong of Brooklyn was picking up a customer in the 2400 block of Maisel Couirt in...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:37 AM
The holiday season is in full swing on TV. From "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" to "A Christmas Story" and beyond, here's a schedule of when your favorite holiday classics and new specials will be on TV. (I'll add more as I find them.)