| Nov 23, 2012
| 11:30 AM
An 18-year-old man driving an SUV into Lake County's Lake Miltmore was pronounced dead and another person rescued after four Lake County sheriff’s deputies jumped into the water to pull the people from the SUV, authorities said.
A passenger was...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 9:35 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: Originally part of Haddam, and named for Little Haddam in Hertfordshire, England, the eastern side of town was settled around 1685 and incorporated as a separate town in 1734.
LANDMARKS: East Haddam is home to two of Connecticut's...
| 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...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 8:58 AM
"Last Words of the Executed"
By Robert K. Elder
Foreword by Studs Terkel
University of Chicago Press, 301 pages, $22.50
Robert K. Elder begins his oddly affecting, 'Last Words of the Executed,' with the final utterance of Marmaduke Stevenson, who was...
| May 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Geronimo, The Native American warrior's name, was code for the CIA's biggest target - Osama Bin Laden...
| Jun 29, 2011
| 1:17 PM
The Evenings With Hale series resumes this summer at the Nathan Hale Homestead with a special evening designed to inform and entertain. Learn about Nathan Hale's life and experience 18th-century vibes with candlelight tours of the house where Nathan...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 7:38 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: From Coventry, in Warwickshire, England. The original Indian name was Wangumbaug, meaning bent or crooked pond. It was the first town in the colonies to be named Coventry.
HISTORY: Settled in 1709 after land was bequeathed by...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 4:29 AM
A pre-teen girl thought to be missing in east King County has been found dead by suicide.
In this case, like many, there was a very subtle cry for help- a post on Facebook.
Crisis Clinic Services Director, Michael Reading says in these types of cases,...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 6:05 AM
After 40 years on the air, radio station C89.5 is still going strong- and it's not just listeners in the Seattle-Tacoma area who are fans.
C89.5 is owned by the Seattle Public Schools, operated by the students in the radio broadcasting program at Nathan...
| 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...
| 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...