| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Edward Hale was a famous author and minister in the late 1800s and early 1900s.
He was chaplain of the U.S. Senate. His great uncle was Nathan Hale, the martyr spy and hero of the Revolution. One day he was involved in a conversation about how difficult...
| May 19, 2012
| 4:22 PM
This year marks the 35th anniversary of “Annie,” which tells the story of Little Orphan Annie, a child who runs away from an orphanage and finds a family with rough but sensitive billionaire Oliver “Daddy” Warbucks. This week,...
| May 29, 2012
| 11:47 AM
Most folks think of Memorial Day as the day that kicks off summer or the day that the great-American-hot dog notches its first outdoor cooking of the year. For those that commemorate the holiday with solemn remembrances of Our war-dead this is mostly...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 12:00 PM
Whether you want to enjoy, learn, or give back, there's a food event for you this week:
New Haven Pride Center's End-of-Summer Barbecue: Sat., Sept. 15, noon-5 p.m. Free, donations accepted. Fort Nathan Hale Park, 50 Woodward Ave., New Haven,...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 2:07 PM
One of the must-see attractions in eastern Connecticut is Diana's Pool in Chaplin, along the beautiful Natchaug River. This fishing, kayaking and hiking spot is also popular as a destination because of its sheer beauty. An almost rite of...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:39 AM
If you think captaining one sports team is difficult, try captaining three. Lydia Walter did just that with the basketball, softball, and soccer teams at Nathan Hale-Ray, where she was the valedictorian as well.
Walter also served as vice president of...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 8:59 AM
There are nearly 150 fragments of famous structures and historic sites from around the world and all 50 states embedded in Tribune Tower.
These pieces of history reflect the aspirations of the Tribune Tower's creators: To make the fledging skyscraper one...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:50 PM
In the Q It Up Sports Game of the Week, Nathan Hale high school defeated Rainier Beach 41-40 Friday night.
Watch the video.
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:00 AM
If you've ever wanted to know what it's like to eat like a Revolutionary War soldier, you have the opportunity to find out this week at the Nathan Hale Homestead in Coventry. As part of Coventry's 300th birthday, participants can dine around a campfire on...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 9:55 AM
From the Mark Twain House and Museum to the Coventry Regional Farmers Market, state residents have chosen 10 finalists in the #CTFanFavorite tourism campaign online. Now the voting starts to pick a fan-favorite.
From July 17 to 31, the Connecticut Office...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Painting of George Washington: $20 million. Two-headed calf: $2,000. Iconic industrial statue: $1.5 million. New Haven church records covering 138 years: $2,550. Documents of a disgraced governor: $500,000.
Those are just a sampling of the hundreds of...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 11:25 AM
They have fanciful names like "Green Zebra" and "Moonglow" and "Black Krim." Their colors span the rainbow: deep purple, bright pink, green striped, or brilliant yellow. They can be plump, skinny, or as small as a grape.
They are called "heirloom"...