A Look Back at Wicked Connecticut Winters and the Big Blizzards

01/25/15

A Look Back at Wicked Connecticut Winters and the Big Blizzards

As we suffer through the first storm of the season, here's an opportunity to look back on some memorable blizzards in Connecticut's history.

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The CT Files: The Double Life—and Dealings—of Philip Musica

01/14/15

The CT Files: The Double Life—and Dealings—of Philip Musica

The story of how one man fooled thousands and pocketed millions.

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Torrington Native Writes Civil War History of 1st Connecticut Cavalry

01/06/15

Torrington Native Writes Civil War History of 1st Connecticut Cavalry

The young men who comprised Connecticut’s only Civil War cavalry regiment had been forgotten by time and politicians.

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The Mayflower II’s Unlikely Journey to Mystic Seaport

12/29/14

The Mayflower II’s Unlikely Journey to Mystic Seaport

The historic ship is set to be restored in Connecticut. How it got here is a tale of three incredible high sea voyages.

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The CT Files: Lydia Sherman—The Derby Poisoner

12/22/14

The CT Files: Lydia Sherman—The Derby Poisoner

The first in our new series of unusual tales from Connecticut's colorful past features the horrific true but mostly forgotten story of one of the state's first female mass murders.

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