| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Movies are in Donna McGrane's blood. Many years ago at Pleasant Valley Drive-In in Barkhamsted, her mother worked in the kitchen and her father ran the projectors.
So McGrane was heartbroken Monday when she found out that the drive-in she runs with...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Moe's Southwest Grill celebrates Free Queso Day today, Sept. 19, by giving away free 6-ounce cups of its cheese to customers all day. No purchase is necessary.
Moe's has locations throughout Connecticut, in Bristol, Enfield, Fairfield, Glastonbury,...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:18 PM
GLASTONBURY — You open the large yellow Pelican briefcase and have a decision to make: grab the pepper spray or the 800,000-volt stun gun. There's also the smoke grenade and the 13-foot window ladder for escapes. The hatchet-like tool can shatter...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 7:00 AM
I found the wallet. Suction! -- Shelly Oster, Orem, Utah
We'll have that pesky prostate out in no time, Debby. Now start counting backwards from 100 ... -- Ray Fike, Manchester
Did you sign your organ donor card? -- Steve Mogel,...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 11:28 AM
When it first opened up back in 2009, the 60-foot long “Turtle Tunnel” under the Route 7 bypass in Brookfield was derided as a million-dollar joke.
People laughed over the idea of attaching tiny GPS tracking devices to the shells of the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 4:55 AM
Paris in Plantsville Gallery and Studio, 15 West Main St. in the Plantsville section of Southington, presents “Keepin’ It Real,” an exhibit of work by Connecticut artists Ajay Brainard, Sean Michanczyk, Charles Santarpia and Eric...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Consumers have a voice, especially in the we're-in-this-together world of The Bottom Line. So after a recent column about cash vs. credit gasoline pricing in the state (read it at cour.at/12vmB9X), we're turning this one over to you:
"Your Aug. 25...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 8:12 AM
A man and a woman move around a dance floor in an embrace so tight their upper bodies are one, their eyes closed, their legs moving in impromptu steps, but so coordinated that it seems she is reading his mind.
The two are not lovers. Then again, maybe...
| Aug 17, 2013
| 7:10 PM
Un hombre de Plantsville murió temprano la mañana del sábado después de ser lanzado de su vehículo al golpear una barandilla a lo largo de la Interestatal 84.
Según la policía estatal, Pau Vigneault, 21, conducía un Infinity del 2005 hacia el oeste en...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:43 PM
You can buy a T-shirt in London that says "Mind The Gap," the popular message of caution to London Underground riders. In Connecticut we need to produce a T-shirt that says "Close the Gap," a message of hope to Farmington Canal Heritage Greenway bicycle...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 7:00 AM
“Right Place at The Right Time,” photography by Jeanne and J.R. Chmielewski of Southington, will be at The Gallery at The Orchards in Southington the entire month of August.
This is “Rock Harbor Boats.”
The gallery is in the...