In the middle of Waterbury, Conn., a faded industrial city, Brass City Harvest will open a year-round farmers market, offering fresh produce and other goods from eight Connecticut farms.
Tropical storm Irene left Vermont with some of the worst flooding since 1973, perhaps longer.
IPad, other tablet computers, and e-readers will create a 'reading revolution.' But publishers' revenues may lag.
Tropical storm Nicole and her aftermath dumped jaw-dropping quantities of rain on the East Coast, including 10 inches in 24 hours in parts of Pennsylvania. Wilmington, N.C., was worst-hit, with 22.5 inches in five days.
Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez was convicted Friday of five corruption charges, including taking a bribe and attempted extortion.
More colleges are offering menus made from local foods.