| Dec 23, 2011
| 4:40 PM
See! I told you it was a great name for an Italian restaurant. -- Bill Hook, Plainville
Thank goodness unemployment benefits got extended! -- Lou Laccavole, Wethersfield
That missing apostrophe is going to be a problem! -- John...
| Jun 22, 2012
For the last time, I am not Oprah's boyfriend. -- James Pavlick, Southington
Whoa! Not so fast! And not so furious, either! -- Susan Breitman, West Hartford
But wait ...! If you call now, we'll double your order to 5,000 AK-47s....
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:05 AM
As a first-generation college student, Alexis Rodriguez said his parents are very proud of his accomplishments.
"They never thought I would get this far," he said. "I'm the first in my family to go to college and they are happy for me."
With a 4.9 out...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:15 PM
100 meters: Daniel Jamieson, Windsor, Sr.
200: Daniel Jamieson, Windsor, Sr.
400: Brian Sappleton, Windsor, Jr.
800: Brian Poirier, Northwest Catholic-West Hartford, Sr.
1,600: David Pugliese, Xavier-Middletown, Sr.
3,200: Joe Crafa, Rocky...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:50 PM
1. Shelton (22-5)
2. Fitch-Groton (24-4)
3. Greenwich (23-2)
4. Cromwell (23-5)
5. South Windsor (19-6)
6. Amity-Woodbridge (20-6)
7. Northwest Catholic-West Hartford (20-3)
8. Bristol Central (19-3)
9. Plainville (18-7)
| Jan 18, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Thursday: George’s Rancid Chilli Pepper, Sullys Pub, Hartford; Hartford Phase Shift, 7:30 p.m. La Paloma Sabanera Coffeehouse, Hartford; Xenia Rubinos (pictured), $10. 10 p.m. Arch Street Tavern, Hartford.
Friday: Alternate Routes w/ Brown Bird,...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 8:33 AM
...and please let the Republican nominee choose Sarah Palin as his running mate. -- Ian Tullock, Simsbury
Now that the Republicans are self-destructing, see what you can do about Biden. -- Dan Ciesielski, Plainville
And of course,...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:32 AM
By Jim MacPherson
A quick glance at the Buick LaCrosse will reveal none of the significant changes that have taken place for 2012. The styling remains the same; it’s what’s under the hood that’s new.
The more traditional drivetrain...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Class LL: Pomperaug-Southbury 2, Trumbull 1
Class L: Bunnell-Stratford 3, Avon 0
Class M: Suffield 2, Granby 0
Class S: Somers 7, Litchfield 1
Final State Coaches Polls
First-place votes, team records in parentheses followed by...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 2:14 PM
HONORABLE MENTIONS Will the owner of a red Ferrari please see security? Your lights are on. -- Calvin A. Bensch II, Simsbury You dare to ask me what kind? No soup for you! -- Joan Faust, Southington We normally have a state trooper here for crowd...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 5:46 PM
Every morning Michael Sexton hears the same thing from his 8-year-old son: "Daddy, I don't want to go to school. Daddy, I don't want to go."
Sexton says it's because his son, Robert, spent too much time alone in a small room — sometimes called a...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 10:51 AM
found at: Confetti! (Plainville)
Best drink to order when sitting outside on a hot summer day?
We make a drink that is very refreshing. It's Spinato Prosecco, which is sparkling wine, and we add Chambord and garnish it with a sugared...