| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Miss Harding. Two words that could undermine the confidence of a couple of generations of students.
On Saturday, the formidable retired English teacher was inducted into the South Windsor High School Hall of Fame.
Alexander the Great famously...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 12:38 PM
Garden Club Events
* Gini Mita, of Wallingford Garden Club, speaks at the Monday, March 10, meeting of the Duck River Garden Club at 7:30 p.m. at Lymes’ Senior Center, 26 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme. Mita will discuss “Plants from Seeds.”...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 3:48 AM
Daylight Savings Time starts this Sunday, March 9th. We'll lose an hour of daylight in the morning, but gain it at night. While your cell phones and computers generally update themselves when the clock strikes two that early morning, what about your...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 5:45 AM
The "Good Home Cooking" neon sign catches your eye immediately when you enter Blue Plate Kitchen for the first time – particularly because the Bishops Corner eatery is surrounded by fast-casual chain restaurants.
The new "modern comfort food"...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:14 AM
If you can name the company that supplies your home's electricity, the monthly rate, whether it's fixed or variable, the contract length and possible cancellation fees, maybe you're not among the hundreds of people who have complained this year about rate...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 4:28 AM
The decision to vaccinate your children: a parents choice or public health risk?
Last week, reality TV star Kristin Cavallari talked about about how she and her husband weren't vaccinating their children because she said, "I've read too many books about...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 4:18 PM
This is Sunshine Week, a national initiative to promote the importance of open government, but you wouldn't know it in Connecticut.
•A team of reporters from the New Haven Register and Middletown Press visited all 92 municipal police...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 6:52 PM
The return of the NCAA Tournament to Madison Square Garden after 53 years figured to make for a hot, expensive ticket. But UConn's inclusion in the Sweet 16 seems to have helped drive prices through the Garden roof.
The Huskies, seeded seventh, took...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 3:49 AM
It just might be the only unwelcome sign of spring: Seasonal Allergies.
The sniffling, sneezing and burning eyes are back. "The pollen count is higher than normal this year, mainly because of the prolonged cold we had in the winter", says FOXCT...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:20 AM
1) Hot Leathers
1017 Sullivan Ave.
2) Sunset Leather
3) Wilsons Leather
| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:20 AM
1) Nomads Adventure Quest
100 Bidwell Road
2) Flight Trampoline Park
3) Connecticut Science Center
| Apr 19, 2014
| 4:41 AM
John Cronin couldn't take a joke. At least he didn't take kindly to a casual joke his employer, Albert Skinner, made at his expense in 1893. He shot Skinner at the breakfast table the morning of Oct. 6, 1893, while Skinner's 5-year-old daughter was in the...