Nov 11, 2011

US Orders Alternate Routes For Controversial Oil Pipeline

Nov 11, 2011

'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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 Bank Robbery Suspect Kills Himself: Cops

Bank Robbery Suspect Kills Himself: Cops

A suspect in a Southington bank robbery has taken his life, police said.

DEEP Worker Falls 20 Feet in Hartland, Life Star En Route

DEEP Worker Falls 20 Feet in Hartland, Life Star En Route

Life Star is on its way to Howells Pond in Hartland after a Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) worker fell in the area Tuesday morning, according to Litchfield County Dispatch

Foran Students Sent Home Due to AC Problem

Foran Students Sent Home Due to AC Problem

School officials sent Foran High School students home early Tuesday due to an air conditioning malfunction.

Man Tries to Sexually Assault Girl, 9, and Boy, 15: Cops

Man Tries to Sexually Assault Girl, 9, and Boy, 15: Cops

A man tried to force a 9-year-old girl to perform a sexual act on him in New London on Monday, then attempted to sexually assault a 15-year-old boy who intervened when the girl escaped to her home, police said.

 Part of Route 202 in Torrington Closed After Serious Crash

Part of Route 202 in Torrington Closed After Serious Crash

Part of Route 202 in Torrington is closed between Center and Maud streets after a serious crash this afternoon, according to Torrington police.

Mom Accused of Leaving Child in Car Overnight Appears in Court

Mom Accused of Leaving Child in Car Overnight Appears in Court

The mother accused of leaving her 2-year-old girl in a car overnight outside a sports bar in Bristol while she spent the evening in the hospital intoxicated appeared in court on Tuesday.