| Apr 16, 2012
| 9:52 AM
"“Foodshare is the regional food bank, and we provide food to local community kitchens, emergency shelters and food pantries,” says Foodshare President and CEO Gloria McAdam. “We do that primarily by working with food...
| May 8, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Though only four people were present at the latest Board of Selectmen meeting in Easton, there was still what the Easton Courier described as a "standoff" over seating. Residents John Bromer and Robert Webbe sat down at the front table but First Selectman...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 11:10 AM
The Town of Monroe has passed an order that instructs the town's no-kill animal shelter, which has been in business for over 12 years now, to limit housing to 29 dogs by April 30th. There are currently over 60 pets housed there. So basically, we've got to...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 1:29 PM
TV reporter Janet Davies, wearing a beige jacket and leopard boots, stood behind a wooden podium in a darkened room overlooking Millennium Park on October 12.
"Remember, like Chicago voting, bid and bid often," she said, encouraging an audience of...
| May 21, 2012
| 8:19 AM
1) St. Vincent's Immediate Healthcare Centers
As medical consumers evolve, so does St. Vincent's Urgent Care Center. Among the center's latest improvements? A team of nurse-managers that Director of Urgent Care Medicine and Primary Care Development Frank...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 11:42 AM
One of the headlines from this month’s voting was the landslide reelection of Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, a Republican who may well deserve the title of Connecticut’s leading anti-illegal-immigrant politician.
Boughton gained national...
| Nov 30, 2010
After weeks of anticipation for the revamped Festival of Light, some visitors walked away from Bushnell Park on Friday feeling disappointed and duped.
The festival, a city tradition that has long been held at Constitution Plaza, expanded this year to...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:25 AM
- Some disabled folks are angry over Gov. Dannel Malloy's Thanksgiving message in which he wrote of those "afflicted with handicaps that make their lives immeasurably difficult" and gave thanks for service providers who "bring them hope where maybe they...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 1:10 PM
-Sick, Sad World: David Messenger bludgeoned his pregnant wife to death in front of their 5-year-old son in 1998, but because he was found not guilty (by reason of insanity), Messenger may get control of their $2 million in assets, including $424,627 paid...
| Jul 4, 2012
| 10:03 PM
For a second time in two weeks, the summertime heat has led to the cancellation of Chicago Public School summer classes, officials said.
CPS chief executive officer Jean-Claude Brizard has ordered summer school classes cancelled at 18 schools that do not...
| Aug 7, 2006
With their vast arsenals of electronic gear, they are the most entertained generation ever. Yet the YouTubing, MySpacing, multi-tasking teens and young adults widely seen as Hollywood's most wanted audience are feeling — can it be? — a bit...
| Sep 11, 2008
The Louisiana Department of Social Services (DSS) processed 52,876 Disaster Food Stamp applications today at 42 sites, and 131,270 applications have been processed since the program began on Tuesday, Sept. 9.
DSS and local emergency officials...