| Jan 10, 2013
| 10:34 AM
The Newtown school-shooting tragedy continues to inspire musicians and artists to band together and raise money to help those affected by that horrific event. Such concerts are about restoring community and building hope during shattered times. There have...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 1:55 PM
OK, I'll admit it. A few years ago, I was losing hope that the gaps along the Charter Oak Trail and Hop River Trail would ever be filled.
But then, in fall 2011, a section of the Charter Oak Trail, a multiuse path through East Hartford and Manchester,...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 3:23 PM
Chicago designer Katelyn Pankoke will be among the 16 designers competing in the Season 11 of "Project Runway" when it premieres at 8 p.m. CT Jan. 24 on Lifetime.
The new season is the first ever teams edition, so the 23-year-old creative force behind...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:57 PM
General Assembly leaders, in announcing Tuesday the formation of a task force on the Newtown massacre, said they want to pass a major legislative response by the end of February but denied feeling pressured by New York state lawmakers' having already...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:55 AM
There are plenty of ways to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this week, as we take a day off from working to celebrate his legacy (just in case you were suffering from holiday withdrawal). Friday, the Serendipity Chorale of Fairfield County...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 5:15 PM
— Snowflakes made of coiled copy paper, Post-it notes and even Swarovski crystal pile into a business-park office like an indoor blizzard.
They arrive by mail in envelopes and boxes. Some are dumped off by hand, others hauled in by UPS and FedEx...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:15 AM
I was front and center in Fairfield when the Green Coast Awards (www.greencoastawards.com) were handed out last week, recognizing area companies such as Xerox and Sikorsky Aircraft for their commitment to sustainability.
Also in that packed,...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 2:22 PM
IF YOU WANT TO HELP:
The Newtown Bee reports that Newtown town officials and community leaders asked Wednesday that people "temporarily halt any further dispatching of goods to the community, its schools, churches and nonprofit organizations." They said...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 9:15 AM
If the reactions of the past three days hold up, we're likely to see some kind of ban on assault weapons or on the ammo magazines of the sort used by the Newtown shooter.
That's good news for people who have been pushing for this since forever, many...
| May 23, 2013
| 2:33 PM
ConnectiCare Benefits Inc. submitted its proposed rates for individual and small-group health plans that will be sold starting in October on the state's public health exchange, Access Health CT, for coverage next year.
ConnectiCare is proposing a base...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:19 AM
1) Rosenberg and Press
3333 Main St.
Absolutely the best law firm in CT. Very honest.
Professionalism at its best. Great legal representation and advice.
Great experience and...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:56 AM
1) Eastern Mountain Sports
1939 Black Rock Tpke.
(203) 334-7006 various locations
2) REI Norwalk
189 Connecticut Ave.
3) Outdoor Sports Center
80 Danbury Road