(Courtesy CFPA, Connectcut Forest and Park Association)

40 Acres In Bloomfield Donated To State

The state of Connecticut has received a gift of about 40 acres of land in Bloomfield.



Guide To Disney World

Pack up the family and head out for a vacation at the “Happiest Place on Earth.” As a guest of the Walt Disney World Resorts, you and your family will be treated to themed accommodations, fabulous theme parks, unique dining venues and lots of activities.


Kellie Parks (Courtesy West Haven Police)

Police: Mother Sent Baby Abuse Video To Child’s Father

West Haven Police have charged a twenty-year-old mother with child abuse after the woman sent video showing her tormenting her ten-month-old baby to the child’s father.


(Courtesy DEEP)

State’s Parks Seen As Billion-Dollar Boon

Connecticut officials say a new analysis finds that outdoor activities in the state’s parks and forests have an economic impact of more than $1 billion yearly.


(Courtesy State DEEP)

Parks, Beaches Begin To Reopen; Free Admission This Weekend

Fifty state parks have re-opened since the remnants of Hurricane Irene blew across Connecticut, and the eight state park beaches have reopened after tests showed satisfactory water quality.


Department of Energy and Environment

Parks Fill To Capacity, Cut Off New Visitors

A number of state parks filled to capacity Sunday and closed to additional visitors.


Department of Energy and Environment

Busy Fourth At Parks And Beaches

This Fourth of July is proving to be a popular day to head for the state’s parks and beaches, with parking areas filling up at a variety of spots.


(Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)

New London May Ban Smoking In Parks

The New London City Council is considering a ban on smoking in city parks.