Holiday Gift Guide 2014

Holiday Gift Guide 2014

From gift guides to local events, your one-stop shop for the holiday season

Expected Snow Sidelines Travel Plans

With several inches of snow expected to fall Wednesday, one of the busiest travel days of the year, some people are scrambling to change their holiday travel plans. »

Macy's Thanksgiving Parade Through the Years

Click through for images of the iconic Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade through the years. »

Most and Least Happy States to Spend Thanksgiving

Real estate app Estately has ranked the most happy and least happy U.S. states to spend Thanksgiving, Today.com reported. »

Thanksgiving Getaway: 46.3 Million to Hit the Road

The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: a lot more people will be on the road. During the long holiday weekend, 46.3 million Americans are expected to go 50... »

Find the Perfect Present: Gift Guide 2014

Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Our guide will help you find unique present ideas for everyone on your shopping list. »

Joey Chestnut Devours Turkey to Win Eating Contest

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut has won a turkey-eating contest in Connecticut, setting a record by devouring an entire bird. Ten contestants vied to see who could eat the most of a 20-pound turkey in a... »

City's "Ugly" Christmas Tree Prompts Public Outcry

A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly. Reading's spindly 50-foot spruce drew... »

Movies to Be Thankful For

Films worth gathering together for this long holiday weekend. »

Coolest Toys for Kids 2014

Here are the hottest toys of the 2014 season. »

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Schools, State Offices Close as Snowstorm Approaches

Schools, State Offices Close as Snowstorm Approaches

Some schools have canceled classes for Wednesday and winter storm warnings have been issued for most of Connecticut, except for New London County, as a storm threatens to bring as much as a footof snow to parts...

Tumbling Coach Sexually Assaults Teen: Cops

Tumbling Coach Sexually Assaults Teen: Cops

A tumbling coach in Fairfield is facing charges after sexually assaulting a teen, according to police.

Airport Gets Ready for Snowy Holiday Travel

Airport Gets Ready for Snowy Holiday Travel

AAA predicts 3.5 million Americans will take to the skies between Wednesday and Sunday, the same time Old Man Winter plans on dumping its first snow storm across Connecticut.

Protests Continue Day After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Protests Continue Day After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Communities braced for new protests after violence and acts of civil disobedience broke out in several U.S. cities overnight following a grand jury decision against charging a white police officer, Darren...

Stabbing Reported on Pearl Street in Enfield

Stabbing Reported on Pearl Street in Enfield

Authorities are responding to the report of a stabbing on Pearl Street in Enfield, according to police.

Tanker Crash Causes "Significant" Fuel Spill at Bradley

Tanker Crash Causes "Significant" Fuel Spill at Bradley

More than 50 gallons of airline fuel spilled at Bradley International Airport after a fueling tanker was struck by another vehicle at the gate, according to the Connecticut Airport Authority.