| 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...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 1:05 AM
LOS ANGELES - Eastern states took slow but steady steps toward normalcy on Wednesday, coping with rescue and cleanup efforts from Hurricane Irene, which turned parts of the rural Northeast into flooded disaster areas.
Vermont officials continued to...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 1:31 PM
A list of the Sept. 11, 2001, attack victims from data compiled by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
The overall death toll from the attacks stands at 2,977 -- including 2,753 killed as a result of the attacks at the World Trade Center, 184...
| 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...
| 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."
| Sep 29, 2011
| 7:24 AM
Ninety-six percent of Virginia's public schools are fully accredited for the 2011-12 school year.
The Virginia Department of Education made the announcement Thursday. The accreditation is based on performance of students on Standards of Learning and...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 1, 2008
"All Aboard" for the annual Holiday Train Show at the Connecticut River Museum!This much anticipated tradition is celebrating it's 15th year in Essex...a lovely spot for a DayTrip!
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| Feb 19, 2009
http://www.ctrivermuseum.org http://www.essexct.com http://www.essexct.gov http://www.eventsmagazines.com Forget what you've heard! Essex is still celebrating eagle season in style. Take a boat ride and see the nation's majestic symbol up close,...