When parents have the opportunity to get away without the kids for a night or a weekend, it can bring a breath of fresh air to your day and your relationship. There are local getaways right here in Connecticut and a few that are within a two hour drive.
Memorial Day weekend is a time to honor our fallen soldiers. It has also become a staple of our culture to kick start the summer. In less than a two-hour commute, you can be in Boston or Newport to visit tourist attractions and Memorial Day events.
Natalie Cole, her uncle Freddy Cole and the Bill Charlap Trio help kick off the Newport Jazz Festival Friday.
Rhode Island authorities say the murder trial of Zachary Lepelusa of Milford in the fatal stabbing two years ago of Antoinette Bruce of East Haven will be held in Kent County Superior Court. because of construction at the Newport, Rhode Island, jidicial complex.
Lepelusa, of Milford, Conn., is accused of the March, 2011 fatal stabbing 35-year-old Antoinette Bruce, of East Haven, Conn., outside a hotel in Middletown.
The U.S. Coast Guard says three people have been found inside a car that was submerged for hours in the Newport shipyard.
By PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Tall ships from around the world will converge on southern New England for one weekend in early July, but will be sailing into two different ports. […]