A Connecticut shoreline home is boarded up in advance of a storm (file).

Preparing for the next big storm

This is the season for big storms — Irene three years ago, and Sandy two years ago. Are you ready for the next one? Today marks the start o…

upcycling

Upcycling with Alysia Southern

We've all heard of re-cycling, well how about Up-cycling? It's taking something old and putting a new spin on it to take it up a notch.

labor day eats

Labor Day Eats

Whether you are having family over for a picnic or eating indoors today, we've got some foods you won't want to miss to make this weekend. B…

The Beatles are featured in Lyman Orchards' 2014 corn maze.

A Fab Four maze in a field of corn

This weekend marks the unofficial end of the summer season. That means many of you are starting to look ahead to the fall and fun activities…

Bacon!

PHOTOS: International Bacon Day

The Saturday before Labor Day is International Bacon Day, and there are all sorts of products to help celebrate.

Old Saybrook police (file).

Second arrest in gun store theft

A second person is under arrest in connection with a robbery at an Old Saybrook gun store earlier in the week.