| 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...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Ruth Berg, 98, of Hayes Township in Charlevoix County, died at Sunnybank Assisted Living on Sept. 24, 2012, after a lifetime on the farm where she was born on May 6, 1914. She was the daughter of John R. and Anna (Sauder) Struthers.
Ruth was a graduate...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Every autumn, Colchester holds a community-made scarecrow display on the Town Green. On election years, town Democrats sponsor a patch and put up scarecrow effigies of candidates, according to the Norwich Bulletin. Not the best at arts and crafts, the...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 2:46 PM
Windber Medical Center has been awarded the title of 2012 Employer of the Year by the Windber Business and Professional Women’s Club for its outstanding contributions and services toward women in the area.
“From what we've researched, we have...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 12:45 PM
By now, you've probably heard about the state's lame-ass new "Connecticut – Still Revolutionary" tourism slogan. Maybe what we need is to juice it up with something historically cool and spooky.
How about adding: "And still Land of the Undead!"...
| 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...
| May 23, 2012
It wasn't a promising start for the hands-on portion of the state finals of the Ford AAA Auto Skills Contest on May 10.
Traditionally held outdoors, rain threatened the finals but only resulted in a 30-minute delay to the 90-minute contest. The...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:49 AM
The Fourth Annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater Awards ceremony will be held June 4 starting at 6 p.m. at the Palace Theatre in Waterbury.
Performances from the nominates shows will be presented at the ceremony.
A total of 19 high schools...
| May 29, 2012
| 1:30 PM
The Brookside Café is located in the small southeastern Connecticut town of Preston, but it’s getting a pretty big reputation for alleged discrimination against gays and minorities.
It also turns out to have connections to some interesting folks up...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:40 AM
Steel Magnolias: In the world of Truvy's local-homegrown beauty salon, six very different women come together to share their secrets, fears and love for one another while engaging the audience in hysterical and neighborly gossip. Sat., 8 p.m.,...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...