April 24, 2017
Categories: Architecture, Frederick Law Olmsted, Hartford, Health and Medicine, Who Knew?
April 7, 2017
…that Greenwich had a special police unit trained to handle suspected foreign agents operating in Connecticut. …[more]
January 12, 2017
Categories: Business and Industry, Civil War, Disaster, Enfield, Who Knew?
January 7, 2017
Categories: Cornwall, Invention and Technology, Popular Culture, Sports and Recreation, Who Knew?
December 28, 2016
Early Connecticut laws deemed anyone who spent excessive time in taverns as a "tavern haunter" and subjected them to fines and ridicule. …[more]
Categories: Crime and Punishment, Everyday Life, Food and Drink, Law, Popular Culture, Who Knew?
December 26, 2016
Connecticut-born Adrian, the American clothing designer who found success in Hollywood, designed Dorothy’s ruby slippers for The Wizard of Oz. …[more]
Categories: Arts, Naugatuck, Popular Culture, Who Knew?
December 25, 2016
Categories: Colonization and Settlement, Hartford, Literature, Who Knew?
December 23, 2016