| Apr 15, 2013
| 12:20 PM
1) City Fish
884 Silas Deane Highway
2) Whole Foods
50 Raymond Road
340 N. Main St.
55 Welles St.
| Apr 5, 2013
Those cold, dead hands were delicious! -- Lewis Shilane, Joplin, Mo.
You still don't think you need better background checks? -- Pat Foley, Homer Glen, Ill.
Personally, I think there's just too many people. -- Mike Wambolt,...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Connecticut is experiencing a Japanese renaissance. That's easy to see in greater Hartford, where a Hibachi restaurant just moved into Prospect Plaza, Umi in Blue Back Square has brought conveyor belt sushi to the region, and the line at Ichiban was...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 6:12 AM
Need someone to play a potty-mouthed, ex-alcoholic nun? An abusive, alcoholic wife of a college professor? A washed-up, alcoholic writer?
Call Kathleen Turner, an actress who has made a career of hard-edged, in-your-face, booze-soaked roles.
| Feb 13, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Rocky Hill is asking the town council to support proposed legislation requiring local approval to open nursing homes for infirm and terminally ill prison inmates and mental patients.
Rocky Hill officials sought the legislation after the state moved to...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:45 AM
In the 11th hour of her Senate campaign, Republican Linda McMahon tried to align herself with President Barack Obama in Connecticut's overwhelmingly Democratic cities. Flyers distributed in Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven featured pictures of both...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 2:10 PM
Listening to music couldn't be any easier these days. With an iPhone, a Wi-Fi connection, earbuds and one finger, you can avail yourself of Neil Young's entire catalog, forgotten works by late Hungarian composer György Ligeti or two dozen new releases...
| 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-...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Alice Young was the first to die at the end of a hangman's rope for something no longer considered a crime. Mary Barnes was the last; her life also ended with a noose around her neck.
In between, nine other people were executed in Connecticut for...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 3:44 PM
Robert Ormond Case, Jr.
Robert Ormond Case, Jr. (Bob) of Corona del Mar and Irvine passed away September 17 surrounded by his loving family.
He was born Feb. 3, 1926 in Portland, Oregon to Evelyn and Robert O. Case, a well-known Western Fiction writer....
| Nov 9, 2012
From his sixth-floor studio in the Colt Building, Richard Hawley may have the best city view in Hartford, with the blue-and-gold onion dome in the foreground. Hawley still lives in New York. However, the Farmington native — a descendant of 19th...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:50 AM
found at: Wells Tavern (Wethersfield)
What's the best cocktail name you've ever come up with?
I used to work at Platinum in Norwalk, and I came up with a cocktail I call Scarlet Fever. It has gin and vodka with lime juice and...