| Mar 16, 2012
| 8:52 AM
Ruth Madoff is now back up north after living with her sister in Boca Raton in the aftermath of her husband Bernard going to prison for his $65 billion Ponzi scheme.
Her New York attorney, Peter Chavkin, referred Friday to a written statement Ruth Madoff...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:40 PM
Fearless eaters are in vogue. A slew of reality television shows and food blogs, ranging from the Travel Channel's"No Reservations" toYouTube's Epic Meal Time, encourage diners to eat first, ask later (if at all) — whether the food at hand is...
| Mar 29, 2012
There's a new fruit in town, at building No. 14 of Avon's Riverdale Farms plaza. Lime Bar & Grill has taken over the space formerly occupied by Bosc Kitchen & Wine Bar, and the new restaurant, bar and cocktail lounge, is adding new zest to the area with...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 3:45 PM
State Archaeologist Nicholas Bellantoni is going to give a talk on Thursday at the Bruce Museum on the threats to archaeological collections in Connecticut and beyond. He'll discuss the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and the unrest in Egypt, all of which...
| May 8, 2012
| 11:33 AM
It’s a new way to get quick cash without ever leaving the comforts of your home.
Pawn shops have now spread to the Internet and they’re unlike anything you’ve probably ever seen, with customers you’d never expect.
| May 14, 2012
| 11:48 AM
1) Greenwich Medical Skincare & Laser Spa
"There may be no actual fountain of youth, but Greenwich Medical Skin Care & Laser Spa comes pretty close to accomplishing a similar goal. From hair removal to body sculpting to Botox, Greenwich Medical Skin Care...
| May 15, 2012
| 1:22 PM
An angry Lee Whitnum says she’s fed up and is leaving the Connecticut Democratic Party and the feeling appears to be mutual among at least some state Democratic leaders.
Several members of the Democratic State Central Committee are urging passage...
| May 16, 2012
| 11:23 AM
1) Barcelona Restaurant & Wine Bar
Barcelona’s flagship restaurant and bar in SoNo has been around for 17 years and is still enormously popular with everyone from trendy 20-somethings to the moms-night-out crowd. Anchored on the corner of Ann...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 3:20 PM
The contest to choose the 45th president is seven months away and Republicans are still chewing over who to put forward, but the campaign cash is flowing in Fairfield County.
Republican front-runner Mitt Romney has mopped up more than a million dollars...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 1:35 PM
An NBC Connecticut-hosted primary debate of candidates running in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate got ugly when a fringe candidate, Lee Whitnum of Greenwich, called U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy "a whore … who sells his soul to AIPAC" (the American...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 2:55 PM
-Some pissed-off white people are asking the Brookfield Board of Education to remove The Bluest Eye, Toni Morrison's unflinching novel about an abused black girl in 1930s Ohio, from an AP English reading list. Pamela Kurtz, who is running to be on the...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 8:12 PM
After sharp clashes throughout the day, the state legislature voted Wednesday in favor of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's controversial plan to recruit the nonprofit Jackson Laboratory to Farmington with a $291 million offer to construct a new building in...