| Aug 2, 2012
| 12:09 PM
Last year, Gov. Dannel Malloy spent more than two months traveling outside Connecticut and he's clearly not lost the travel bug. Now he's heading for China.
His target is the World Economic Forum Summit in Tianjin, China, which will run from Sept. 8-16....
| Aug 19, 2012
What happens to a theater when it loses its founding director — especially when that person is such a singular and high-profile force for decades in the community?
Hartford's TheaterWorks faced a series of quick and dramatic hurdles following the...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 4:06 PM
The green revolution is coming, but not as fast as most of us would like. We are stuck with fossil fuels for the time being. The good news is that there is a strategy to reduce our energy use, which concurrently reduces our energy costs.
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:54 AM
Dorothy Ada Jensen, 92, of Walloon Lake, passed away peacefully at Bortz Health Care in Petoskey on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Stackus Funeral Home in Boyne City with a gathering of...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Roger C. and Anette J. Cyr of Petoskey celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 1.
They were married in East Jordan at the First Methodist Church, and have lived in Petoskey since. In 1964, they moved to their current home on...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Exactly 25 years ago, the last time a sitting Connecticut governor visited China, Anne Evans was on the trip trying to sell recycled tires through her new Hebron firm, EER Ltd.
The trip with Gov. William A. O'Neill, and about 60 other people, launched...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Davidsville native Lee Wible Jr., 67, spent more than four decades in the country’s space program often training astronauts or in mission control during Apollo missions to the moon.
When astronauts stepped safely outside their spacecraft to conduct...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Bill Kehoe runs the 200-meter dash for the East Windsor High School track team. What was his fastest time?
"I would rather not say."
He also competes in the pole vault. What was his top height?
"I would rather not say."
Little surprise that Kehoe, the...
| Jan 31, 2011
| 8:01 PM
Charles H. Kaman, the brilliant helicopter pioneer who founded the company that bears his name at age 26 and later launched the Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation and developed Ovation guitars, died Monday.
Kaman, a longtime resident of Farmington, died...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 9:12 AM
The top negotiator for the Machinists at Pratt & Whitney testified today that he was told in April the companys Cheshire plant was not targeted for closure, despite receiving a document laying out plans to shut the engine overhaul and repair facility....
| Feb 20, 2010
| 8:27 AM
WASHINGTON -- Former Secretary of State Alexander Haig, a four-star general who served as a top adviser to three presidents and had presidential ambitions of his own, died Saturday of complications from an infection, his family said. He was 85.