| Oct 30, 2013
| 2:00 PM
At this rate, Windsor will be giving West Hartford, Glastonbury and Middletown a run for their money in the destination-dining department. I say this after visiting the newly relocated and re-opened Dorothy & Leroy's, a southern/soul food restaurant...
| Oct 31, 2013
Still celebrating record-breaking attendance figures for its triumphant 2013 "Baby Grand Jazz" concert series, The Hartford Public Library has received a grant of some $11,000 from the Charles H. Kaman Foundation that will fund the 2014 season for the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:35 AM
John Skok seemed poised to take a plea deal, accepting a year in jail for his part in a scheme that bilked a Montville woman out of her life savings, when the prosecutor brought the proceedings to a halt to accuse the defendant of being drunk in court....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:35 PM
Going back to school isn't tough only for students. Imagine being an older, experienced laptop preparing for the rigors of another school year.
Oh, the pain. The outer cover, hard drive and processor can only take so much punishment!
Jeanne Gaucher of...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Year in and year out, West Hartford is one of the best places in Connecticut to live.
That's why those in charge at town hall — a Democratic-dominated town council under the leadership of Mayor Scott Slifka — deserve to be re-elected when...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Barcelona Wine Bar, 971 Farmington Ave., West Hartford, hosts an "Uncorked" walk-around tasting Oct. 29 at 7 p.m. The event is designed to showcase more than 30 wines, including several new additions from Spain and South America and old favorites.
| Oct 26, 2013
| 11:13 PM
HARTFORD — In 1972, with the Vietnam War still going on, Gary Wood was playing football at Hudson Valley College in New York when he got his draft lottery number. It was 13.
But as things turned out, Woody got lucky.
"You know I was going,"...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:35 AM
A roomful of state energy experts on Wednesday began remapping the state's response to sweeping changes in electric markets that are challenging old business modes and disrupting how the region approaches power.
More and more power is coming from natural...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Drink whiskey for a good cause at Saturday’s WeHa Whiskey Fest in West Hartford, benefiting two local charities.
Proceeds from ticket sales to the inaugural event, held at the Town Hall Auditorium starting at 6 p.m., will go to The Town That...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:54 AM
"All war must be just the killing of strangers against whom you feel no personal animosity; strangers whom, in other circumstances, you would help if you found them in trouble, and who would help you if you needed it."
Mark Twain wrote that in "The...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 1:10 PM
A West Hartford mom's brutally honest blog post - called Distracted Living - is going viral on the web.
Jennifer Meer, a contributor to the Huffington Post, writes about a seemingly ordinary night when she placed her 3-year-old daughter in the bath tub,...