Operation Sunshine: The Nautilus & Its Top-Secret Mission to the North Pole

06/14/16

Operation Sunshine: The Nautilus & Its Top-Secret Mission to the North Pole

In 1958, in response to the launch of Sputnik, President Eisenhower ordered a Connecticut submarine crew on a mission where no one had gone before.

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Did the World’s First Round-Trip Dirigible Voyage Happen in Hartford?

06/13/16

Did the World’s First Round-Trip Dirigible Voyage Happen in Hartford?

Forgotten Flight: Decades before the Wright Brothers Bridgeport inventor Charles F. Ritchel set out to conquer the skies.

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Best Connecticut Spots for Fun on the Water

06/08/16

Best Connecticut Spots for Fun on the Water

Looking for some cool summer fun? We have boatloads of recommendations: The Sound, lakes, rivers, seaports, aquariums, museums, lighthouses, water parks and waterfalls.

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Homeless to Harvard: Liz Murray Triumphs Over Poverty

06/03/16

Homeless to Harvard: Liz Murray Triumphs Over Poverty

‚ÄčOn her own at 15, Liz Murray lived in poverty. But she took control of her life, eventually graduating from Harvard University, writing a best-selling book on her journey and becoming the subject of a Lifetime television movie.

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The CONNsumer: Tips on Being a Costco Strategist

05/25/16

The CONNsumer: Tips on Being a Costco Strategist

Warehouse clubs like Costco, Sam's and BJ's are popping up all over the state. Is it worth it to become a member? Are there other ways to get great deals? Here's your guide to decide.

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