| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:44 PM
Legislators scrambled Wednesday to finish their work on the final day of the 2013 session – granting final approval for more than $2 billion in bond projects, allowing police to withhold crime-scene photographs of murder victims, and legalizing...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:29 AM
Nancy E. Hollada, 74, Fort Hill, passed away suddenly on Friday, March 15, 2013. Born Nov. 26, 1938, in Johnstown, the daughter of the late John W. and Ethel (Wasmuth) Young. She was raised in Meyersdale and resided in Newton Falls, Ohio, for more than 30...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:25 AM
The United States has a fine reputation of creating an aura of foreign culture around products that are decidedly American. General Tso's Chicken has certainly never been found in China, and chimichanga's are actually a product of 20th century Arizona....
| Mar 14, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Found at: Billy O's English Tavern (Southington)
Are there different rules or words of wisdom for those partying on St. Patrick's Day?
Yes, pace yourself. Start out slow so you can last the whole day, classic tortoise-and-the-hare....
| Mar 16, 2013
Q: Does a dealer have to disclose major body and frame damage to a buyer? I should have gotten a Carfax report when I bought the car but I didn't. The dealer bought the car at auction, repaired it, and then sold it to me. The dealer never mentioned the...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Stained-glass art by Ferne “Rusty” Waskowicz of Southington will be at The Gallery at The Orchards, 34 Hobart St. in Southington, from Friday, March 1, to Sunday, March 31.
Waskowicz does work of flowers, lighthouses, carousel horses, fish,...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:30 AM
TD Homer's in Southington brings back its popular Free Gourmet Burger promotion Tuesday, Feb. 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Choose from TD's lineup, including the Coach's Burger (lettuce, tomato, Bermuda onion); the Big BBQ, the San Francisco Sour Dough...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 3:09 PM
Let's walk the aisles of Stop & Shop today for this edition of "Is It Just Me?," where no question is too small for The Bottom Line.
Remember, it's not just you. (Usually.) Other people want to know, too. Send appropriately benign questions to The...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 4:11 PM
The arc of history is finally bending toward justice in the case of Sam Manzo and the valuable but ramshackle farm he stands to inherit in Southington.
It has taken too long for justice to prevail — 31/2 years.
This past week, a Superior Court...
| Mar 17, 2013
A few years ago, when first my son and then my daughter got married within a year, I found myself on the front lines of wedding planning. Both events turned out to be magical affairs, but not before I got plenty of panicked phone calls from the about-to-...
| Mar 9, 2013
| 6:28 PM
When his son turned 14 a year ago, Jonathan Hardy bought the teen a gift that was both a coming-of-age badge and a hot item: an AR-15 rifle.
To Hardy, the matte-black weapon is not a dangerous assault rifle. His son's model shoots the same small, low-...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 2:02 PM
When ESPN went on the air in 1979, there was no running water for the couple of dozen employees at the Bristol headquarters, and they used port-a-johns and worked long hours fueled only by vendor carts at the construction site.
The entire operation...