| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Judges who keep minor-party candidates on their towns' November ballots ring the bell for democracy, giving town voters greater choice.
Stamford Superior Court Judge Kenneth Povodator's recent ruling allowing Save Westport Now on the ballot was a...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:05 PM
I've noted that some citizens of Connecticut have expressed chagrin at the cost of governors' portraits. While I won't evaluate the aesthetic merits of Gov. M. Jodi Rell's portrait, I will say I have no qualms regarding its existence and its placement...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 11:31 AM
La policía de West Haven detuvo a un hombre el lunes quien es sospechoso de violar y agredir físicamente a una chica de 15 años tan severamente que el personal del hospital estaban sorprendidos que haya sobrevivido, informó la policía.
| Oct 7, 2013
Brenda and Lynne Reilly are upholding a tradition. As the owners of Tuscany Grill in Middletown and its sister restaurant, Baci Grill in Cromwell, the sisters-in-law are the third generation of women to own and operate a restaurant. They also are watching...
| Oct 12, 2013
Q: On my 2011 Dodge Charger, about a month ago I noticed at the upper corners of the front windshield what appears to be air pockets under the glass, radiating in a dendritic pattern in an arc (looks like a fern branch). It is about one inch in radius...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:13 PM
If you discovered twenty one pilots by stumbling upon the “Guns for Hands” music video like I did, you have Mark C. Eshleman to thank.
Since “Guns for Hands” and “Car Radio”—both directed by Eshleman— were...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:54 PM
New Haven is thought by many to be Connecticut’s top restaurant town, although the Gold Coast also offers a wealth of dining opportunities and Greater Hartford is definitely up and coming. Despite the strength of our dining scene, Greater New...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:54 AM
Don't we all need to regroup, slow down and "connect" once in awhile?
Two licensed clinical social workers from Connecticut, Barbara Murray-Lane and Terri Theriault, are hosting "The Circle of Connection", a retreat for women at the Mercy Center in...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and top school officials are dead right in asking city auditors to clear the air on whether city Treasurer Adam Cloud had a conflict of interest in allegedly moving a city insurance policy from one broker to another one,...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Those two words usually conjure an image of a conductor glancing at his pocket watch while standing outside a train billowing steam. But it could also describe Portland and East Hampton's efforts to bridge a gap in the Air Line Linear...
| Dec 3, 2013
Wouldn't it be great to have a $100 dining experience every night? While that would be fantastic, sadly it's not possible for the 99 percent. Enter Esca's happy hour.
The vibe: The lights in Esca are low, the ceilings high. Stacks of wine racks flow...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 5:09 PM
The distillers that brought you the state's first legal moonshine will introduce Connecticut's first barrel-aged whiskey, just in time for the 80th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition. Onyx Spirits of East Hartford debuts its limited-edition...