| Sep 26, 2013
| 1:23 PM
After their grown children moved out, the Rileys found that their single-family home was too large. They expected to stay at The Mansions at Hockanum Crossing for six months to a year while they looked for houses, but nine years later they are still happy...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:28 PM
Scientists have done the math, and according to their calculations, life on Earth has 1.75 to 3.25 billion years left to thrive.
And that's if a giant asteroid or a nuclear war doesn't finish us off first.
Yes, there is a big difference between 1.75...
| Sep 12, 2013
I've had the privilege in the past few weeks of talking with many of the managers and executives at the Hartford Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces for 2013, and a picture of their success has started to come clear.
One common thread is a system that shows...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Dos altos funcionarios más de la ciudad renunciaron el jueves, los últimos en una serie de salidas según el Alcalde Pedro Segarra trabaja por reconstruir su administración.
Segarra dijo haberle pedido a Julio Molleda, Director de Finanzas de la ciudad y...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:57 AM
William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, based in Shelton, has taken the top spot for large employers in the 2013 Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces awards.
Also winning top awards were Virtus Investment Partners Inc. of Hartford, the top winner in...
| Sep 12, 2013
David Burnett hates the phrase "case management." For one, he works with people, not cases. And two, he doesn't manage. What he tries to do is support people to make their own decisions — whether that's his staff or the people his agency serves....
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Republican Tom Foley, the party’s unsuccessful gubernatorial candidate in 2010 who is exploring a run in 2014, appeared on a talk show Sunday and began his thus-far-unofficial campaign by insinuating that the administration of Gov. Dannel P....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Ted Post, a veteran television and film director who directed a young Clint Eastwood on TV's "Rawhide" and later directed the film legend in the hit movies "Hang `em High" and "Magnum Force," has died. He was 95.
Post, who had been in failing health,...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:09 PM
On Tuesday there will be primary elections in 20 … excuse me, 21 towns here in … I beg your pardon, 22 towns.
The official number kept changing last week because towns get so excited about these primaries that they forget to tell the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:09 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
•A GPS unit and stereo face plate were reported stolen Aug. 22 from a vehicle in the 200 block of Galewood Drive. The loss was valued at $200 and is believed to have occurred Aug. 21...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 3:08 PM
The picture seemed good earlier this year as Electric Boat hired 350 workers, many of them to rebuild the USS Miami after a fire nearly destroyed the attack submarine when it was in Maine for repairs.
The Groton sub-maker has boosted its staff of...
| Aug 31, 2013
William Gillette had it right when he was writing his will regarding the future of his castle on the banks of the Connecticut River. He wrote his "castle in the sky" should never be in the "possession of some blithering saphead who had no conception of...