| Nov 16, 2011
| 5:20 AM
Comedian Craig Robinson is one talented dude. If you've been watching him on "The Office" for the past several years, you know that not only is he funny, he's also a great musician. Fitting then that he'll be performing this weekend at Foxwoods with his...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 2:22 PM
Exit 29 off Route 91 North is a disaster - I try and avoid it in bad weather.
- Anonymous, Mansfield
The intersection at Cook Avenue and Hanover Street in Meriden is extremely dangerous. There are accidents there regularly. Both streets turn into...
| 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...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:25 AM
- Some disabled folks are angry over Gov. Dannel Malloy's Thanksgiving message in which he wrote of those "afflicted with handicaps that make their lives immeasurably difficult" and gave thanks for service providers who "bring them hope where maybe they...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 7:19 AM
BLAINE, Ohio — The Blaine Hill Bridge is a monument to Ohio's past.
The 385-foot, brick-paved bridge in Belmont County is also a surviving link to the historical National Road. It dates to 1828 and is the oldest surviving bridge in the Buckeye...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 3:33 PM
A 13-year state police trooper who earned more than $124,000 last year is among the state employees — including three other troopers — under investigation for allegedly filing a fraudulent food stamp application following Tropical Storm Irene....
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:50 AM
For the first time, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has officially sided with a lesbian veteran seeking equal benefits for her spouse.
On June 11, the VA filed a 59-page brief in the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims in Washington, D.C.,...
| 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.,...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 8:20 AM
Good story in today's Courant by the very talented Mara Lee.
She writes that the unemployment rate in Connecticut dropped to 8.2 percent, the lowest it's been since 2009. That's the good news. The bad news, if Lee's subject is any indication, is that...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:45 PM
It’s been featured on the Travel Channel’s “Man v. Food” and recognized by “Every Day with Rachael Ray” magazine. But now the two-foot hot dog that put Doogie’s on the map is no longer.
The legendary hot dog is a...
| 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...
| 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