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  • What can one person accomplish?

    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...
  • Glendale production features 11-year-old Broadway finalist

    Glendale production features 11-year-old Broadway finalist
    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,...
  • Memorial Day: A Lot More Than Hot Dogs & The D-Day Museum

    Memorial Day: A Lot More Than Hot Dogs & The D-Day Museum
    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...
  • This Week's Picks: 4 Food-related Events Around New Haven

    This Week's Picks: 4 Food-related Events Around New Haven
    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,...
  • Home, Sweet Home: Picking Your Spots

    Home, Sweet Home: Picking Your Spots
    Diana's Pool 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...
  • Class Acts: Lydia Walter, Nathan Hale-Ray High School, East Haddam

    Class Acts: Lydia Walter, Nathan Hale-Ray High School, East Haddam
    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...
  • About those stones

    About those stones
    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...
  • Q It Up Game of the Week: Nathan Hale 41, Rainier Beach 40

    Q It Up Game of the Week: Nathan Hale 41, Rainier Beach 40
    In the Q It Up Sports Game of the Week, Nathan Hale high school defeated Rainier Beach 41-40 Friday night. Watch the video.
  • An Honorable Feast: Supper with a Soldier at the Nathan Hale Homestead on July 27

    An Honorable Feast: Supper with a Soldier at the Nathan Hale Homestead on July 27
    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...
  • Voting On For State's Best Tourism Site

    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...
  • The State of Connecticut Has an Array of Valuable and Strange Artifacts

    The State of Connecticut Has an Array of Valuable and Strange Artifacts
    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...
  • It's Tomato Time in Connecticut, But It Won't Last Long

    It's Tomato Time in Connecticut, But It Won't Last Long
    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"...