Families of Children Killed at Sandy Hook Suing Newtown, School Board

01/13/15

Families of Children Killed at Sandy Hook Suing Newtown, School Board

Families of two of the 20 first-graders killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting are suing the town of Newtown and its board of education, alleging security measures at the school weren’t adequate.

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Peabody Museum at Yale Honors Martin Luther King, Jr. With Special Events

01/12/15

Peabody Museum at Yale Honors Martin Luther King, Jr. With Special Events

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day each year, the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History in New Haven hosts a two-day, family-friendly event.

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Connecticut Has One of Nation's Highest Suicide Rates, Seeing Deaths on Rise

01/11/15

Connecticut Has One of Nation's Highest Suicide Rates, Seeing Deaths on Rise

Death by suicide has been on the rise in Connecticut — nearly one a day — with experts pointing to the ease of acquiring deadly opioids such as heroin and the stresses of middle age.

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8 Don’t-Miss Connecticut Beer Events: Beer’d & Allagash Dinners …

01/09/15

8 Don’t-Miss Connecticut Beer Events: Beer’d & Allagash Dinners …

We take a closer look at the month’s most intriguing beer dinners, tap takeovers, festivals and beer gatherings.

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Best Fireside Dining to Warm Up Cold Connecticut Nights: 16 ‘Hotspots’

01/08/15

Best Fireside Dining to Warm Up Cold Connecticut Nights: 16 ‘Hotspots’

February is one of the most forbidding months. Heat it up by dining at Connecticut's best restaurants with crackling fires.

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 5 Connecticut Best Bets This Weekend: Steampunk Cabaret, ‘Pippin’ ‘Pitbull of Comedy’ …

01/08/15

5 Connecticut Best Bets This Weekend: Steampunk Cabaret, ‘Pippin’ ‘Pitbull of Comedy’ …

From classic rock concerts to musicals, to a steampunk cabaret, there’s lot to do, see and hear this weekend in Connecticut.

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Peeping Tom With a Drone? Connecticut to Consider Laws on Drones

01/08/15

Peeping Tom With a Drone? Connecticut to Consider Laws on Drones

In the coming legislative session, the Connecticut General Assembly will likely consider drone legislation with language that just a few years ago would have seemed ripped from a bad science fiction script.

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Great Burgers, Fries, Craft Beer, Cocktails at New Moxie in Madison

01/06/15

Great Burgers, Fries, Craft Beer, Cocktails at New Moxie in Madison

Moxie is set to become the new standard for shoreline dining in the near future.

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Now Threats to Connecticut Brewer in Gandhi-Bot Beer Controversy

01/06/15

Now Threats to Connecticut Brewer in Gandhi-Bot Beer Controversy

New England Brewing Company’s Gandhi-Bot double IPA has been branded offensive by some in India and Connecticut.

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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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