Nov 11, 2011

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

Nov 11, 2011

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

'Rock Snot' Invades Fish Hatchery

Nov 7, 2011

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Churches Go Green, Switch to Solar Power

Sanctuaries are saving as much as 50 percent on energy bills by switching to solar power.

Apr 22, 2011

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

New Steam Engine May Revolutionize Transportation

A company is testing a steam engine they say is compact, powerful and more efficient than a internal combustion engine.

Apr 22, 2011

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

Survey: Recession Changed US Energy Habits

As Americans tried to find ways to save money, energy use decreased, according to a new survey.

Apr 20, 2011

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Teen's Prom Dress Weaved From Starburst Wrappers

Tara Frey's outfit for the big dance took six years to make and is made almost entirely from candy wrappers.

Apr 20, 2011

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

"E-Cycling" Takes Care of Unwanted Gadgets

If you want to get rid of an old TV, computer or other electronic device, there are better options than the landfill.

Apr 19, 2011

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

Windows, magazines, carpets, pillows and blankets and, of course, cans, are all targets of the company's effort to reuse and recycle.

Apr 19, 2011

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

"If you're going to have a sustainable city, you're going to have to go back to growing things as close to where people live as you possible can," says Bennet Wilson of Tenth Acre Farms.

Dec 6, 2010

Stop & Shop Fuel Cell

Stop & Shop Fuel Cell

The new Stop $ Shop in Torrington is using a 400-kilowatt fuel cell to generate power and heat.

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Fire Department Responding to Avon Fire

Fire Department Responding to Avon Fire

The fire department is on the scene of a fire in Avon, police confirmed.

Snow Closes Schools, Knocks Out Power

Snow Closes Schools, Knocks Out Power

Power is out for more than 54,000 homes and businesses and hundreds of schools are closed on Friday as Connecticut deals the first snowstorm of February.

Newington Supt. Defends Decision to Keep Schools Open

Newington Supt. Defends Decision to Keep Schools Open

While many schools across Connecticut are closed because of snow, Newington schools are open today and several parents and students are not happy about it.

Warren Man Convicted in 2012 Drug-Related Murder Trial

Warren Man Convicted in 2012 Drug-Related Murder Trial

A Warren man has been convicted of all nine counts, including felony murder, related to a home invasion turn murder in 2012.

7 Dead, Many Trapped After Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan

7 Dead, Many Trapped After Strong Quake Rocks Taiwan

A powerful earthquake struck in southern Taiwan Saturday, toppling buildings and leaving at least seven people dead and hundreds more injured, officials said, NBC News reported. The 6.4-magnitude earthquake...

Some Connecticut Public Housing Families Make Over $100k

Some Connecticut Public Housing Families Make Over $100k

Connecticut has 144 families living in federally-funded public housing with salaries higher than the income limit for public housing.