| Sep 4, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Modesto Police Department’s drug task force is working at removing hundreds of pot plants found along the San Joaquin River.
Agents are reporting that many of the plants found are over nine feet tall. The exact location of the grow has not been...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Playwrights, get cracking.
Open submissions begin today, Sept. 17 and ends Oct, 24 for next summer’s National Playwrights Conference at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford.
Submission fee is $35 and covers the cost of the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:59 AM
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission - prompted by the federal courts - is now doing a study on the possible environmental problems of long-term storage of tons of spent nuclear fuel at nuke plants around the nation.
Connecticut's Attorney General George...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 5:40 AM
Rave On: A Tribute to the Reducers Vol. 1
CD release party Sat., Sept. 22 at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center Rose Barn, 305 Great Neck Road, Waterford. (860) 443-5378, goodsponge.com
There was a Reducers show in the mid-1990s at Yale's GPSCY Bar....
| Sep 24, 2012
| 10:48 AM
The best part about running on grease, according to members of Quiet Life, is the satisfaction of knowing somebody’s trash has taken you 500 miles down the road.
“I’ve spent only about $150 in diesel fuel to get across the country,&...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 1:10 PM
National Theater Institute’s (NTI) 31 students at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford will present "They Were Under," an original work based on first hand and journalistic accounts, weather forecasts, and documentaries from Hurricane...
| Sep 27, 2012
| 9:05 PM
More than half of Connecticut voters surveyed say rising prices have forced them to make "big changes" in how they shop for groceries, and nearly a quarter say they have had to sell something of value to pay bills in recent years, a new University of...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 11:15 PM
Playwright Anne Commire wrote about subjects certain to make her audience squirm, repeatedly confronting what she called "the breaking points of women."
"The idea of someone who's continuously being pushed to the edge is what fascinates me," she once...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 10:35 AM
Yvonne Stewart wants her daughter back home.
Standing outside the now-closed Jesse Black's Saloon on East Oak Ridge Road — what has become ground-zero for their search efforts — Stewart made another plea Monday for the return of Michelle...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 10:14 PM
Dozens of friends and family members of a mother who disappeared in Orlando passed out fliers on Friday, hoping to find anyone with information that could lead to her safe return.
Friends and family say Michelle Parker, a 33-year-old mother of three, was...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 9:53 AM
An app recently launched by the company that owns Orlando's Fashion Square Mall makes finding a movie and your favorite store easier for mobile device owners.
Mall owner Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (PREIT) launched the iOS and Android...
| Aug 11, 2011
As Janice McCarthy stood and spoke in front of a parking lot surveillance video that captured the last hours of her husband's life, her argument about the need to change the culture of police work became clear.
"What you experience on a daily basis is...