Home & Property

That Crazy Castle in Connecticut Lowered Its Asking Price

Remember that medieval castle in Connecticut that was put on the market in September 2014? If you don’t, here’s a refresher: the Chrismark Castle in Woodstock […]


Not a Great Year for Easter Egg Hunts in New England

Scores of kids across New England scoured high school football fields, parks, and lawns this year in search of their candy-filled, polyurethane payday. But in […]


Massachusetts Named Fifth Best State for Women

Massachusetts is the fifth friendliest state to women, according to a new report published on the eve of Women’s History Month. New England dominated the […]


Hartford Named Worst State Capital in America

Hartford is the worst state capital in America, according to new report. And other New England hubs didn’t fare much better. The capital of Connecticut ranked […]

Home & Property

Ducduc Children’s Furniture Is Built to Last

Modern furniture is made the old-fashioned way in Connecticut.


Wedding Venues in Litchfield Hills, Connecticut

Get hitched in bucolic bliss at one of northwestern Connecticut’s prettiest country locales.


Boston Pride’s Late Surge Falls Short, as Connecticut Whale Win Sixth in a Row

There’s just no beating the Connecticut Whale. Even if you stymie their scorers, pierce their layers of shot-absorbing defense, and spot a path to the net, […]

Home & Property

A Medieval Castle in Connecticut is On The Market for $45 Million

If you’ve ever dreamed of living in a huge majestic castle with a moat and a drawbridge, here’s some good news: a real-life storybook castle is […]


Traversing the Booming Connecticut Craft Beer Trail

Whenever I’m waiting in line at a microbrewery, a growler hooked into each index finger, I can always count on my friend James to quote […]


Paradise Found: Southeastern Connecticut

Long-distance doppelganger: Napa Valley, California Drive from Boston: Two hours If you’re looking for acres of vineyards, bountiful wine tastings, and fantastic food without the […]


Connecticut Passes GMO Labeling Law

The Connecticut legislature just passed the most comprehensive Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) labeling legislation in the country, but there are a ton of strange and almost impossible sounding obstacles to get […]


People From Connecticut, Colorado Offer to Bury Tamerlan Tsarnaev

UPDATE: According to Worcester Police, after nearly a week in a local funeral home, the body of accused Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been […]

Connecticut: Killingworth to Lakeville

Route: A zip through inland Connecticut, with stops in Meriden and West Cornwall; a stay in a Winvian cottage; and a lap around Lime Rock Park. Distance: 85 […]


Feds Find No Gardner Paintings in Connecticut

They didn’t recover any missing artwork in yesterday’s big dig, but they did find two guns. [Herald]


The Hunt for the Stolen Gardner Paintings Continues in a Connecticut Yard

More specifically, in 75-year-old Robert Gentile’s yard, which is being dug up in search of the 13 paintings worth nearly a half-billion dollars that were […]