| Jan 8, 2013
| 4:33 AM
Religion News Service reporter Trevor Grundy writes about the Anglican Communion's approval — with conditions — of gay bishops: CANTERBURY, England (RNS) The Church of England on Friday (Jan. 4) confirmed that it has dropped its prohibition on...
| May 7, 2013
Dancer helped popularize modern ballet in U.S.
Frederic Franklin, 98, a British-born dancer who helped popularize modern ballet in the United States, died Saturday at a Manhattan, N.Y., hospital of complications from pneumonia,...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 8:15 AM
The Origins of Preppy: John Meyer of Norwich
On view through Sept. 8., Mattatuck Museum, 144 West Main St., Waterbury, mattatuckmuseum.org
Imagine that you have taken LSD and suddenly find yourself inside the Bush family manse in Kennebunkport...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:00 PM
With its decaying walls and ceilings, Gothic Revival architecture and history as a hospital for the mentally ill, Norwich State Hospital has inspired rumors of ghosts and the occult.
Now the site is slated to serve as a new home for an entertainment...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Norwich is edging closer to recognizing the native son whom the city has tried to forget for 230 years: Benedict Arnold.
It's high time. Yes, he was a notorious traitor in the Revolutionary War, and there's no attempt on the part of Norwich to whitewash...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:10 AM
A conflict over an open Board of Education seat allegedly led the chairwoman of the Norwalk Democratic Town Committee to lay a beatdown on two 80-something members of her own party in the parking lot of City Hall. Regina Krummel e-mailed chairwoman Amanda...
| Sep 24, 2012
Health insurers say Connecticut residents are visiting their doctors more frequently and, perhaps not surprisingly, those insurers are asking to raise their rates on average 10 to 12 percent next year, meaning medical premiums continue to grow much faster...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 9:57 AM
If you’re ever feeling down about yourself, you need to meet some of these people. Let’s take a look at our Top 8 idiots of the week.
#8 – Guns are not bad, people are
Norwich police arrested a pair of men on Tuesday following a...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 1:30 PM
The first thing you need to understand is that not all furries are fursuiters. And the second thing is that very few furries or fursuiters are sex maniacs who need to be barred from contact with children.
All that said, Robert Armstrong (or Chiaroscuro,...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 9:14 AM
Today we had three great pets that are ready for adoption from the Best Friends Adoption Center in Mission Hills.
Debbie is a puppy Norwich terrier mix, who couldn’t be more endearing. She is a true girl, very dainty and polite. Debbie is a total...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:23 AM
Nicholas Reed, 69, of Corona del Mar, CA passed from this life on Thursday, July 19, 2012.
He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Gena Reed of Corona del Mar, CA; Dana Reed of Costa Mesa, CA; his mother, Rose Reed and sister, Angela Reed of Norwich,...