| May 30, 2011
| 1:28 PM
A Gaithersburg, Md., man claiming to be a doctor who had just left work at City Hospital was charged with first-offense driving under the influence following a traffic stop on W.Va. 9 at New York Avenue Friday, police said.
After James Simmons was...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:36 AM
Tit For Tat
During an incident on June 1, South Windsor police arrested a 44-year-old local man for violating a protective order after he contacted his former girlfriend. And then police also arrested the ex, a 47-year-old Windsor woman, when they...
| Jan 16, 2012
Behind the pharmacy counter, the familiar bags of medications are tagged and labeled alphabetically in plastic containers.
Customers come and go —but not everyone is there to drop off or pick up a prescription.
Some have come for an influenza or...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 12:41 PM
Trying on shoes at a department store, I was struck by how long it took for the salesperson to return from the stock room.
"Where did he go?" I asked author Rachel Shteir, my new shopping companion.
"Now, if you wanted to steal those, you would just...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Gail Glaenzer often teased her accident-prone fiance, Dante Autullo, about their long engagement, joking that she wanted to marry before he hurt himself too badly.
"I told him, I want to get married while your face is pretty for wedding pictures," she...