| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Characters & Costumes, 260 River St., Guilford, (203) 453-6036, readamusements.com. Costumes for adults and kids, for sale or rent.
Fashionista Vintage & Variety, 93 Whitney Ave., New Haven, (203) 777-4434, fashionista-vintage-variety.com....
| Oct 10, 2012
| 1:00 PM
It's officially autumn. And with it comes falling leaves, hayrides, Halloween, Thanksgiving and the most important of all, more seasonal beers. Pumpkin ale is one of these seasonal beers that is not only enjoyed today but was also highly appreciated in...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 10:05 AM
If you thought you knew large pretzels, then get a load of the Uber-Pretzel, known for being one of the largest of its kind. This jumbo treat is made of 8.5 ounces of dough. When baked to completion, the inch-thick Uber-Pretzel measures a whopping 7.5...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:52 PM
Connecticut Light & Power Co. has made its last, best offer to its unions for a four-year contract — including a promise to hire 30 more line workers and pay raises averaging 2.7 percent — but the deal is likely to go down in a 'no' vote on...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Sept. 7-9, Andover: James Valley Threshing Bee, daily parade at 1:30 p.m., http://www.jamesvalleythreshers.com
Sept. 7-9, Wisconsin State Fair Grounds: 2nd National-International Urban & Small Farm Conference, hosted by Growing Power.
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Editor's note: It has been 150 years since the Civil War moved into Washington County and North and South met Sept. 17, 1862, on a battlefield along Antietam Creek.
The following story is part of a package of stories that look back at the Battle of...
| Jul 7, 2012
| 1:52 PM
The heat is still on in the Tri-State area with temperatures well into the 90's, and real-feel temperatures in the triple digits.
Forecasters say relief is on the way in the form of a thunderstorm or two Saturday afternoon into Saturday night, when the...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 4:36 PM
A man riding a bike was struck and killed by an inbound Metra train this morning at the Hanover Park station on the Milwaukee District …...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Hallelujah! Connecticut’s been saved from them dirty, rotten Commies.
You’ve probably been worried sick over it. I know I have.
But no longer, not since the Yankee Institute declared “Victory Over Connecticut Communists…...
| May 21, 2012
| 9:36 AM
1) Sikorsky Financial Credit Union
What started out as a small band of aircraft company employees pooling their savings some 50 years ago, has become one of the largest not-for-profit financial cooperatives in Connecticut with more than 54,000 members....
| May 10, 2012
| 3:57 PM
It's almost that time of year to gather around the ol' campfire and tell the tale of the ghost bridges of Mansfield Hollow.
What? You've never heard about the ghost bridges of Mansfield Hollow? How, on nights of the full moon, you can hear them...