An apple a day…To your good health!

Apple season is here.

“I cannot endure to waste anything as precious as Autumn sunshine by staying in the house. So I spend almost all the daylight hours in the open air.” —Nathaniel Hawthorne Autumn is such a glorious explosion of magnificent color. Each day a panorama of picturesque scenes unfold, lakes and ...

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2013 Nissan Sentra SR: Spacious, smooth and quiet

2013 Nissan Sentra SR

Over the years, Nissan has turned out some truly exciting models, from the sporty 370Z to the sleek Murano to the oddball Juke and Cube. Then there’s the Sentra, Nissan’s entry-level compact sedan. It’s been a reliable, functional car for decades, but exciting? Not exactly. For 2013, however, ...

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Some guilty pleasures, including doomed ships

What’s on your family’s movie menu this weekend? In our family, we love to savor what we call guilty pleasures, films that overcome what they lack in quality with enough indulgence to wildly entertain. While these films are rarely honored with Oscars — and, when they are, you wonder for years — ...

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Connecticut DEEP Fishing Report: Good times!

A Seeforellen strain brown trout.

SourceURL:file:///Users/sally/Desktop/INLAND%20REPORT INLAND REPORT ATLANTIC SALMON ‐ Stocking Update ‐ DEEP stocked another 600 Atlantic salmon this week. These fish were released into the Shetucket River (300 salmon) and the upper (150 salmon) and lower (150 salmon) sections of the Naugatuck ...

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Choices include teen misfits, the mob, and music

What’s on your family’s movie menu this weekend? No matter what kind of movies you like, there’s something for everyone on television this weekend. And finding films on the tube is an easy way to try out something you haven’t seen or revisit a favorite. Check out these films. Interested in a ...

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Captain Phillips: Tom Hanks soars in one of the year’s best

Each year, the New York Film Festival celebrates the best in movies including major releases, independent works and thought-provoking documentaries. Highlighting this year’s slate of offerings is the opening night selection, Captain Phillips, in theaters on Oct. 11.   As the opening ...

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A tasty — and easy to prepare — appetizer

Roasted olives, sparked with clementines.

The aroma of homemade bread baking in the oven brings everyone running into the kitchen. The same goes for this simple appetizer because it smells soooooo good. It requires very little preparation, which leaves you plenty of time to spend preparing everything else when using for a party or just ...

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