| May 1, 2012
| 11:51 AM
Country superstar Carrie Underwood has announced tour dates for her fall North American "The Blown Away Tour."
Her tour will include Michigan shows at Van Andel Arena on November 15 in Grand Rapids and The Palace of Auburn Hills on November 25 near...
| May 10, 2012
| 4:16 AM
A long, slow contemplation, then a decisive turn, behind Obama's move to endorse gay marriage
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's evolution on gay marriage unfolded at a Darwinian pace, like that of the giant tortoise. For more than a year...
| 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...
| 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....
| 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...
| 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.
| 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…...
| 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...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:51 PM
A state employee has been fired in the emergency food stamp fraud scandal after receiving $200 in benefits, officials said Wednesday.
The union worker was terminated for understating her income while applying for the federal benefits, said her attorney,...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 4:12 PM
Led by Gwen Samuel of Meriden, the Connecticut Parents Union added its voice Wednesday to the myriad calls to reform education this year. Samuel said the group supports the Connecticut Association of Public School Superintendents' proposal to reform...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:44 AM
Baltimore area hospitals provide the best patient care in the country, according to a new survey.
Nearly half of the area's hospitals - nine out of 16 - are in the top 5 percent of all of the hospitals in the United States, according to the survey by...