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March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:39 am
The Coast Guard barque Eagle is seen off Niantic Bay on Tuesday as area residents get out and enjoy some warmer weather.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 12:46 am
Julio Zayas of New London carries a mattress on Monday up to his third-floor apartment at 278 Connecticut Ave. A friend gave him an assortment of furniture.
March 11, 2014; Updated: 4:49 pm
E! has greenlighted its first original scripted series.
The series, "The Royals," is an hourlong drama from "One Tree Hill" creator Mark Schwahn that is set in the present day and centers on a fictional British royal family. It will be...
March 9, 2014; Updated: 12:26 pm
On March 18, 2011, an official from the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Chuck Casto, called together the NRC delegation on assignment with him in Tokyo.
"We're in never-never land," he told them.
Seven days earlier, a magnitude 9...
March 9, 2014; Updated: 12:26 pm
George Lopez has been gearing up for the launch later this week of his new FX comedy "Saint George," which is about a successful entrepreneur grappling with a messy personal and family life. The series stands out as a personal touchstone for the...
March 4, 2014; Updated: 12:22 am
The Saint Sophia Hellenic Orthodox Church in New London is seen in silhouette against the Monday early evening sky. The parish is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year.
March 3, 2014; Updated: 12:23 am
The Cross Sound Ferry John H. travels past Eastern Point Beach in Groton on Sunday afternoon. The ferry was constructed in 1989 by Eastern Marine Shipyard in Panama City, Fla.
March 3, 2014; Updated: 6:43 pm
After decades chasing young viewers, the broadcast networks are starting to shift tactics - peppering their lineups with shows and actors who appeal to the growing audience of aging baby boomers.
"The Millers" on CBS features 72-year-old...
February 26, 2014; Updated: 2:29 pm
Donald Williams, the longest-serving Senate President Pro Tempore in state history, surprised his caucus Wednesday by announcing that he is not seeking reelection this year.
Williams, 56, has served in...
February 26, 2014; Updated: 12:38 am
Ana Brown, 9, second from right, a fourth-grader at Veterans Memorial School in Norwich, braids her hair while performing Tuesday with fellow members of the All-City Chorus during a rehearsal in Kelly Middle School. About 140 students from all of...
February 23, 2014; Updated: 4:46 pm
With that hair spiked by the trademark Afro pick, Questlove, the new "Tonight Show" bandleader, is never going to be confused with predecessors like Branford Marsalis and Doc Severinsen.
But on a visit home to Philadelphia last weekend,...
February 20, 2014; Updated: 7:09 pm
Some of television's biggest properties are up for grabs.
The WWE is shopping "Smackdown," "Raw" and "Total Divas" after failing to come to terms on a new contract with NBCUniversal, whose cable networks are home to the bulk of WWE...
February 19, 2014; Updated: 6:56 pm
Not so long ago, Simon Cowell was probably the most powerful man on American TV.
His cranky, caustic judging had helped make "American Idol" an invincible No. 1 hit. As a producer, he makes "America's Got Talent" and similar shows that...
February 16, 2014; Updated: 3:02 pm
Hollywood still isn't reflecting the nation's diversity in its entertainment products, and that omission is costing the industry considerable amounts in lost revenues.
That's the main conclusion of a comprehensive report about diversity in...
February 15, 2014; Updated: 2:37 pm
New London first-grader Lavera Kolada celebrates Reptile Week Friday with help from Laura Craver-Rogers, an educator/animal curator from the Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center in Mystic, and an eastern rat snake.
February 14, 2014; Updated: 4:33 pm
Nickelodeon's new cartoon was hatched not through traditional television channels but in a Studio City efficiency apartment nicknamed the "Doodle Chamber." The 4 1/2-minute cartoon about two feisty, accident-prone ducks was intended to be a...
February 10, 2014; Updated: 12:19 am
Katie Reckamp, owner of A+D Duct Tape of Norwich, creates a new piece of duct tape art during the weekly College Flea Market at Slater Mill in Griswold.
February 9, 2014; Updated: 3:28 pm
Dave Grohl was on his way to rehearsals for a TV special marking the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' U.S. television debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show" when the panic set in.
"Suddenly it hit me: Maybe I ought to listen to the record again...
February 2, 2014; Updated: 3:02 pm
"The Michael J. Fox Show" is taking a break on NBC, as is much of the network's prime-time programming during the winter Olympics in Sochi. Some shows aren't really affected by lengthy breaks, but they can be lethal for a show that has never...
January 31, 2014; Updated: 12:20 am
A layer of ice covers a portion of the Thames River in Groton, surrounding the Nautilus (SSN 571), the first nuclear submarine, at the Submarine Force Library & Museum on Thursday.
January 31, 2014; Updated: 4:59 pm
It was just over a week before the leads of HBO's gay-centered new series "Looking" would ultimately be seen, and the trio of friends (or "dream team," as they dub themselves) were too occupied to be overwhelmed by the burden, thumbing through...
January 30, 2014; Updated: 5:38 pm
Looks as if Sean couldn't save himself from low ratings.
NBC on Tuesday halted production on the freshman sitcom "Sean Saves the World," despite having committed to five more episodes - a move that means the series has effectively...
January 30, 2014; Updated: 4:59 pm
Did you hear about the man who got shot in the movie theater because he was texting? A retired 71-year-old policeman got so angry with a young father who was texting his daughter during the previews (the movie hadn't started yet) that the retiree...
January 29, 2014; Updated: 12:18 am
Abby Acosta, 9, of New London, a member of the Boys and Girls Club of Southeastern Connecticut, and John Shepard, director of information protection for Cigna in Bloomfield, give each other a high-five after their group filled another box Tuesday,...
January 28, 2014; Updated: 12:03 am
A vessel passes beneath the Niantic River Railroad Bridge on Monday, headed to Niantic Bay and Long Island Sound.