| Sep 29, 2011
| 6:15 AM
557 Wakelee Ave., 203-735-6417
Bill Miller's Castle
834 E. Main St., 888-514-5551
Branford Elk's Lodge
158 S. Montowese St.. 203-488-9311
168 N. Main St., 203-483-9995
| Oct 12, 2011
| 11:18 AM
Gloucester High School will host representatives of 83 colleges, universities and trade schools on Oct. 20 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The event is free and is open to all students and parents from Gloucester, Mathews, Middlesex, King and Queen, Lancaster,...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 5:16 PM
On April 15, 1861, just days after the first shots of the Civil War were fired at Fort Sumter, President Abraham Lincoln issued a call for 75,000 volunteers. Connecticut was required to supply one regiment.
Men from all over the state responded in droves...
| May 6, 2011
| 1:13 PM
A conservative group and several Republican lawmakers is filing a legal challenge to the newly adopted state budget, alleging that its assumption of $2 billion of yet-to-be-determined savings violates the Connecticut constitution.
"In 1992 the people...
| May 10, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Despite numerous hours of talks over the past two months, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ordered layoff notices to start going out Tuesday because no deal has been reached between his administration and the state employee unions.
Malloy had been warning workers...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 4:08 PM
The man who reported the crash last month that killed four teens and severely injured a fifth called 911 to report a grisly scene.
"There's a car on fire," the man reported to the state police, speaking fast but clearly. "It's flipped over. There's a...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 7:03 AM
All New York City public schools are open Wednesday, despite Mayor Michael Bloomberg's declaration of a weather emergency for New York City due to the overnight snow storm.
New NYC School Chancellor Cathie Black made the announcement at 5 a.m. and stated...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 7:30 AM
The storm may have gotten a late start, but caught up quickly. Most of the tri-state area has seen the back edge of it.
As of 9 a.m. snow totals in New York include 4.2" in Central Park, 3" in Tuxedo, 2.9" for Islip, and 1.5" for Lindenhurst.
| May 13, 2011
| 10:42 AM
When Grand Rapids Police arrived at the scene of a shooting on Norwich Avenue SW, they found 35 year old Doraines Morales lying dead on the front lawn.
Another woman, 40 year old Evelyn Zambrana, was shot in the ankle. She was taken to the hospital.
| May 22, 2011
A History of the Papacy
John Julius Norwich
Random House: $30
The respected historian of the Byzantine Empire and Venice now turns to one of the oldest institutions on Earth and those who have worn the mitred hat during its 2,000-...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 11:12 AM
The good news is that none of Connecticut's metro areas rank among the nation's most dangerous places for people to walk on the roads, according to a new study of pedestrian deaths. (Trust me — you do not want to walk on the road in Orlando, or just...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 10:53 AM
The three remaining bodies found near Jones Beach on Long Island have all been identified, Suffolk County police and the district attorney announced Monday.
They were identified as Melissa Barthelemy, 27, from the Bronx; Amber Lynn Costello, 27, from...