| Oct 21, 2013
| 7:28 AM
Paula Klingerman fell in love with Africa during her first safari, so when her travel agent organized another one, she jumped at the chance — on the condition that the agent find her a tent mate prior to the trip.
"I didn't want to have another...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:25 AM
If you're looking to buy a rock-music-inspired piece of art, there are essentially two categories out there to choose from. There's the official stuff — sanctioned by bands, with approved names and/or logos proudly displayed, often in huge, eye-...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:23 AM
La banda marchante de la Escuela Superior de Manchester ganó el primer lugar en el estado en una competencia regional el sábado.
Los músicos de la escuela superior y portaestandartes obtuvieron los honores en la División 1A en el campeonato de...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:42 AM
I had been summoned to the Indian Council Caves.
Actually any adventure with the word "Indian" draws me into the woods in search of it. But the trip to the Indian Council Caves of Barkhamsted was different. It felt more like a journey into the past...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Southington Arts & Crafts Association is opening a gallery in downtown New Britain, at 66 Main St., at the New Britain Visitors Center. It will be called “Gallery 66.”
Leading the drive to open the art space are Eleanor Thornton, chairwoman of...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 2:00 AM
When Ruth Waldman's husband was placed in a nursing home a few years after he developed Alzheimer's disease, she would visit him and they'd hold hands and talk.
"I took him home for Christmas Eve and we had a wonderful time — he was as normal as...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
DEAR TIM: This year I plan to build a patio with precast concrete pavers. I'd like to know any tips you can share about this project. How much dirt do I need to remove? Do the pavers just go on the dirt? How do the pavers stay in place? What can I do to...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Brendan Sharkey is the speaker of our House of Representatives. There is mounting evidence that he is also a monkey head.
Connecticut Magazine — better known for articles such as "Top Places for Fried Clams Recommended by Connecticut's Best...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Last week, we told you about Emiliano Badillo Jr. whose dog survived 14 hours in a hot car after the Middletown dipshit allegedly left him there. Not so lucky was the Yorkie/Chihuahua mix owned by Waterbury asswad Tiffany July-Lindo. During last week's...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
I found the wallet. Suction! -- Shelly Oster, Orem, Utah
We'll have that pesky prostate out in no time, Debby. Now start counting backwards from 100 ... -- Ray Fike, Manchester
Did you sign your organ donor card? -- Steve Mogel,...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:15 PM
Unlike the usual complaints about cable providers, Maurice Frye was not displeased with service, bundles, channel selection, fees, taxes or even price. Frye, who is hearing-impaired, just wanted to hear the television.
Frye, a gunner in the Korean War,...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Apparently, you can be the type of person who squats over a washing machine to drop turds on a stranger's clothing and still get into Yale. A menace students have deemed “the Poopetrator” has “repeatedly defecated” into campus...