| Nov 18, 2011
Jan Ziegler can spot the veterans by their measuring tapes. "The first year, people pick a tree that's too tall," said Ziegler, who owns Ziegler Christmas Tree Farm in Elgin. "They look smaller in the field. So the next year, they measure."
| Oct 13, 2010
| 11:29 AM
HOW IT GOT ITS NAME: In 1631, the British, to prevent occupation of the area by Dutch settlers, granted a deed to several Englishmen, including Viscount Saye and Lord Brooke. Their combined names were given to the locality in 1636, the oldest English town...
| Oct 15, 2010
| 8:04 AM
Coming off the heels of Thursday night's Nor'easter, the National Weather Service has placed wind advisories for New York, Connecticut and parts of New Jersey,
The wind advisory is in effect from 6 am.m Friday to 6 a.m. Saturday for New York City, Long...
| Oct 22, 2010
Just as you can master a foreign language like Chinese, you can learn the language of interior design, says New York interior designer Alexa Hampton.
"In fact, when you look at a room, you're reading it," she says. "It's a vocabulary that you can learn."...
| Dec 24, 2010
| 4:45 AM
A 28-year-old man is dead after a one-car crash Thursday night in Deep River and the driver has been charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence.
A 2003 Toyota Tacoma was traveling southbound on Route 9 near exit 5 when the driver, Mark...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Outspoken movie critic and columnist Rex Reed at will speak 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29 as part of "Open Visions Forum" lecture series at Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.
His lecture is entitled "Hollywood Notebook:...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:33 AM
Be sure not to miss the 28th annual “Mahogany Memories” boat show tomorrow at 9:00 A.M. at the Connecticut River Museum. Presented by The Southern New England Chapter of The Antique and Classic Boat Society, the show will feature prime...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:52 PM
The heat is still on in the Tri-State area with temperatures well into the 90's, and real-feel temperatures in the triple digits.
Forecasters say relief is on the way in the form of a thunderstorm or two Saturday afternoon into Saturday night, when the...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 12:33 PM
A female body was found Monday in the Connecticut River near where authorities were looking for missing 11-year-old Celina Cass, according to Essex County State Attorney Vincent Illuzzi.
The body was found Monday morning in the river near a hydroelectric...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 3:54 AM
Residents in the Shipoke neighborhood in the City of Harrisburg will be ordered to evacuate this morning, awaiting exact time from the City of Harrisburg. Flood Prone Areas include any community near streams, tributaries, low lying areas and areas...
| May 19, 2011
| 5:56 AM
Gloucester attorney Ken Gibson has announced he is seeking the Republican nomination for the 98th District seat being vacated by retiring Del. Harvey Morgan. Gibson is a former federal prosecutor and a former legal counsel for Virginia General Assembly...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:46 AM
Drugs — legal and illegal, prescribed and over-the-counter — are so plentiful in modern life that we may be literally, and figuratively, swimming in them. Nearly 4 billion prescriptions are filled each year in the U.S. and another 3.5...