| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Dominion, one of the nation's largest energy companies, bought a 5-megawatt solar project in Somers on Tuesday from Kyocera, a solar panel maker based in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Large enough to power about 1,400 homes, the project will be the state's largest...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Tina Zadrozny of The Orchards, a By Carrier community in East Lyme, is in the business of making wish lists come true.
“I always tell my buyers if you are thinking of something in your head and you think it's impossible or it can't be done, always...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 11:59 AM
In the first segment, deacon Arthur Miller reflects on the impact of the civil rights movement and the progress that has been made over the past 50 years since the March on Washington.
In the second segment, artist Larry Ayer talks about his latest...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:50 PM
There are hordes of people eating in Connecticut farm fields this summer. They're eating next to pumpkin patches and beside rows of tomatoes, sunflowers, beans and peppers.
And the food they're scarfing down like hunger-crazed locusts was pulled out...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 1:50 PM
"Monsignor Meth," as suspended Roman Catholic priest Kevin Wallin has come to be known, admitted earlier this year to selling more than $300,000 worth of methamphetamine out of his Waterbury apartment.
Only about 23 grams (sold for $3,400) of Wallin's...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 4:18 PM
As a volunteer at York Correctional Institution, the state's maximum-security women's prison in East Lyme, renowned author Wally Lamb has taught hundreds of inmates to write. In doing so, he has had a profound impact on their lives. So why does the...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Billie Staub was a resilient, persistent advocate for the things she believed in, from her seven children to the condition of women in Niantic prison to the effects of nuclear proliferation.
She could be shy and unassuming when it came to her own needs,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:49 AM
Fresh Ayer Gallery, 19 Halls Road in Old Lyme, presents an exhibit “Fishsticks” by Larry Ayer of East Lyme. Ayer creates mixed-media sculptures made of driftwood, scallop shells, glass, bark, rope and sometimes shark’s teeth. This is...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 8:55 AM
Homelessness is one of those situations that we don't really fully understand until it happens to us or someone we know. The new exhibit at the Gallery at Firehouse Square aims to bring awareness to the issue and help the homeless in the New London area....
| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:25 PM
It's not enough to just foster arts programming in schools. When our children take an interest or show a talent in the arts, their love and talent must also be fostered with care, opportunity and experience. The Shoreline Arts Alliance has hosted a juried...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 10:23 AM
A man who along with his wife was seriously injured in a fire early Friday that heavily damaged a home at 19 Beaver Dam Trail has been arrested on several charges, police said.
Glenn Alburtus, 60, is charged with second-degree threatening, first-...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Almost 30 restaurants in Niantic and East Lyme have signed on for the town's first Restaurant Week, offering discounts, specials and freebies Jan. 21 through Jan. 27.
Among the participants:
Best of Everything Country Gourmet
The Black Sheep