| Dec 21, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Aberdeen: Mass of Christian burial for Edward G. Martin, 74, of Aberdeen will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 409 Third Ave. S.E. Father David Janes will be the celebrant, and concelebrating will be Father Shaun...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 6:21 PM
Melissa Cann has four kids to tuck into bed at night. But by day, the Norwich resident is busy trying to make certain that her late sister — believed to be the victim of a Long Island serial killer — rests in peace.
Cann's sister, Maureen...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Joseph B. Ryniak, 89, Boswell, passed away March 30, 2012, at the In Touch Hospice House, Somerset, surrounded by his loving family after a struggle with cancer. Born Feb. 26, 1923, in Boswell, son of Wojciech and Antonina (Sech) Ryniak. Preceded in death...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 12:13 PM
1) Big Sky
You’d expect a weight-loss center to be pretty popular after New Year’s Eve, but demand is heavy all year long at each of Big Sky Fitness’s three area locations. Using the X-Factor coaching system, which they developed in-...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Hartford-area painter Matthew Best's wonderful abstractions, including "Skeleton Clock III" (2011, pictured), struggle to find balance, between physical and mental harmony, internal and external forces. Best attended Hartford Art School before earning...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 2:23 PM
State Open: Team, Fairfield Prep; individual, Connor Rog
Class LL: Fairifleld Prep; Rog
Class L: Darien; Harry Warnick, Fairfield Warde
Class MM: Tolland; Thomas Lupoli, Sheehan-Wallingford
Class M: Suffield; Daniel Moroney, Suffield
| Jan 10, 2012
| 7:55 AM
A politically sexy ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new pro-environment fueling station in Bloomfield, Conn., took place on Dec. 9. Three weeks later, on New Year's Eve, a scary 4.0 magnitude earthquake rocked Youngstown, Ohio.
The link between those events...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 4:03 AM
Ted Gibson is seeing sexy bangs in Ginny Kallin's future.
The celebrity stylist and "What Not to Wear" hair guru is giving the red-headed grandmother the full VIP treatment on a recent Sunday afternoon. Gibson typically charges a hair-raising $950 for...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Connecticut's two tribal casinos are under siege, and Connecticut taxpayers are going to be suffering some heavy collateral damage.
Heavy as in a potential loss to the state treasury of $137 million a year.
"That's a big hit," says state Rep. Stephen...
| May 16, 2012
| 2:06 PM
When you are 93, tomorrow is hoped for but never promised.
So, when John Cyrulik got the news in January that he and dozens of other veterans would get a chance to visit the World War II Memorial inWashington, D.C., in May his reaction was mixed.
| May 15, 2012
| 1:15 PM
The Roanoke River Greenway is getting bigger, oh so slightly.
On Tuesday, the City of Roanoke dedicated the newly constructed Greenway connection.
The Norwich section adds three quarters of a mile from Memorial Avenue to Bridge Street.
City leaders and...
| May 21, 2012
| 10:04 AM
1) Twice is Nice
Cathy Raynor's Twice Is Nice has been in business for 27 years, operating out of a former ice cream shop on the Boston Post Road. And treasures abound behind Twice Is Nice's pastel pink facade. "[Visitors] can expect a really interesting...