The Local Angle
CityLocal AngleMentioned InContext Link
Berlin LuAnn de Lesseps (native) Bravo furious after LuAnn de Lesseps bans filming at her wedding  (Dec 31) context
Bethel P. T. Barnum (native) The Greatest Showman – Delightfully Fantastic Story, Acting, Music, Songs, Dancing & Costumes  (Jan 09) context
Bloomfield Cigna (based in) Cigna says it will no longer cover Oxycontin prescriptions  (Oct 05) context
Bridgeport John Mayer (native) Star Wars: The Last Jedi inspires John Mayer to launch the #kylorenchallenge on Instagram  (Dec 31) context
Bristol Mike Reiss (native) Biggest post-draft questions for all 32 teams  (Apr 29) context
ESPN (based in) Stephen A. Smith on Curt Schilling: 'Your ass is gone because you did not want to listen'  (May 17) context
Canaan Jacob (native) Ohio student suspended for staying in class during National Walkout Day  (Mar 16) context
Isaac (native) Lawsuit against Mario Batali moving forward into 2018  (Dec 15) context
Cheshire James Van Der Beek (native) James Van Der Beek Recounts Sexual Harassment by "Older, Powerful Men"  (Oct 12) context
Danbury Glover Teixeira (resident) UFC Fight Night 109 fight card: Alexander Gustafsson vs Glover Teixeira preview  (May 28) context
IMS Health (based in) Cherokee Nation sues pharmacies, drug distributors over opioid crisis  (Apr 21) context
Durham Elizur Goodrich (native) What the Declaration of Independence Really Claimed  (Jul 04) context
East Haddam Chris Dodd (resident) Global Box Office Hits Record $38.6 Billion in 2016 Even as China Slows Down  (Mar 22) context
East Hartford John B. Larson (resident) GOP approves new fines for livestreaming protests on House floor  (Jan 03) context
Fairfield Brian Monahan (native) Nursing home residents rescued from floodwaters in Texas after viral photo  (Aug 27) context
Farmington Kathleen Rubins (native) A Microbe Hunter Plies Her Trade In Space  (Mar 14) context
Glastonbury Laura Ingraham (native) OMF - Baseball voted against a pitch clock; LeBron James vs. Laura Ingraham, 2-19-18  (Feb 19) context
Greenwich Cam Atkinson (native) Stanley Cup playoffs: Blue Jackets stun Capitals in overtime again  (Apr 16) context
Stephanie McMahon (resident) Raw recap: Strowman-Reigns showdown saves uneven pre-Fastlane Raw  (Feb 28) context
Elizabeth I of England (native) Redheads, celebrate: Today is your day  (Nov 05) context
Tom Bergeron (resident) Dancing with the Stars Double Elimination! Find Out Who Joined Babyface in Being Sent Home  (Oct 05) context
Groton General Dynamics Electric Boat (based in) Navy gets $2.7B attack submarine sponsored by Michelle Obama  (Aug 27) context
Guilford Jennifer Westfeldt (native) Study: These are the peak times for divorce  (Aug 24) context
Hamden Matt Martin (ice hockey b. 1971) (native) Nylander's 1st career hat trick highlights tense affair with Bruins  (Feb 06) context
Hartford United Technologies Corporation (based in) Stocks give up gains as 3M and Alphabet roll over after earnings  (Apr 24) context
Nick Bonino (native) Wild fire GM Chuck Fletcher, who leaves behind a mess  (Apr 23) context
Jenna Dewan (native) The Most Romantic Instagram Photos Channing Tatum Took of Jenna Dewan Before Their Separation  (Apr 03) context
Eric Mangini (native) RB Danny Woodhead announces retirement after 10 seasons in the NFL  (Mar 17) context
Aetna (based in) Providence St. Joseph Health, Ascension in merger talks: report  (Dec 11) context
Stephanie McMahon (native) Raw recap: Strowman-Reigns showdown saves uneven pre-Fastlane Raw  (Feb 28) context
John B. Larson (native) GOP approves new fines for livestreaming protests on House floor  (Jan 03) context
Kent Seth MacFarlane (native) Lin-Manuel Miranda Says He Has No Desire to Host the Oscars  (Feb 20) context
Ledyard Beth Murphy (native) This is what Bill Murray did to Jon Hamm's St. Louis cap during the World Series  (Dec 29) context
Madison Zachary Donohue (native) American triumph and disappointment in Olympic ice dance  (Feb 20) context
Manchester Dana White (native) Floyd Mayweather explains why he apologized to Dana White at Toronto tour stop  (Jul 13) context
Marlborough Chris Cillizza (native) CNN has hired Chris Cillizza  (Mar 13) context
Middletown Joey Logano (native) NASCAR's older drivers should trust no one under 30  (Jun 16) context
Milford Subway (restaurant) (based in) Subway to close 500 restaurants across the US  (Apr 26) context
Jonathan Quick (native) Roundtable: The goalies we trust the most -- and the least -- in the postseason  (Apr 09) context
John C. Malone (native) Liberty Media: Who are Formula 1's new owners?  (Sep 08) context
New Britain Tom Thibodeau (native) Timberwolves make up for bad loss to Grizzlies, can clinch first playoff berth in 14 years Wednesday  (Apr 10) context
Paul J. Manafort (native) Mueller's Russia investigation draws in Democrat, Republican: source  (Nov 03) context
New Canaan Ann Curry (resident) Ann Curry Warned NBC of Sex Harassment Claim Against Matt Lauer (Report)  (Apr 27) context
Brian Williams (resident) Brian Williams: Images of US airstrikes on Syria are 'beautiful'  (Apr 07) context
New Haven Steve Wynn (native) Wynn leaves Las Vegas villa as company cuts ties from founder  (Apr 29) context
George W. Bush (native) President Trump won't attend Barbara Bush funeral, to 'avoid disruptions'  (Apr 20) context
Scooter Libby (native) Trump Plans to Pardon Scooter Libby in CIA Leak Case  (Apr 13) context
Lawrence Summers (native) Brexit has locked us millennials out of the union we voted for  (Jun 26) context
New London Matt Harvey (baseball) (native) Matt Harvey curses at reporters, refuses to discuss bullpen failure  (Apr 25) context
Kris Dunn (native) Knicks drop double overtime crusher to nemesis Bulls  (Jan 11) context
North Branford Paul F. Zukunft (native) Coast Guard Still Supports Transgender Troops, Commandant Says  (Aug 01) context
North Haven Paul Marcarelli (native) Verizon's 'Can You Hear Me Now' Guy Switches To Sprint  (Jun 06) context
Norwalk GE Capital (based in) General Electric shares jump as earnings top estimates, backs 2018 outlook  (Apr 20) context
Norwich Rajai Davis (native) Rajai Davis hits for cycle but Cleveland Indians' winning streak ends, amid controversy: DMan's Report, Game 80  (Jul 02) context
Ridgefield Robert Vaughn (resident) 'The Magnificent Seven': THR's 1960 Review  (Sep 23) context
Simsbury Franz von Holzhausen (native) Franz von Holzhausen Talks Tesla Model 3's Award-Winning Design & Minimalism  (Mar 25) context
Stamford NBC (based in) Two Women Accuse Tom Brokaw of Inappropriate Workplace Advances in 1990s  (Apr 27) context
WWE (based in) Eric Bischoff On How WWE Is Presenting Roman Reigns: 'Cowardly Creative Cop-out'  (Oct 30) context
Stratford Andrew Adams (congressman) (native) Cincinnati Bengals vs. New York Giants: LIVE score updates, stats and fan chat (11/14/16), NFL Week 10  (Nov 15) context
Torrington Dick Ebersol (native) Alliance of American Football to launch in February 2019  (Mar 20) context
Trumbull Matt Bai (native) 8 weird things that happen to your body if you live in space for a year  (Feb 02) context
Waterbury Annie Leibovitz (native) Makeup-Free Zendaya, Plus Reese Witherspoon & Oprah On 'VF' Hollywood Cover  (Jan 25) context
West Hartford Frank Luntz (native) 'The Republicans Are In Deep Trouble' in 2018, Says GOP Pollster  (Apr 08) context
Westport Pasek and Paul (native) 'A Christmas Story Live!': TV Review  (Dec 18) context
Wethersfield Betsey Johnson (native) Warner Bros. Unveils Wonder Woman Fashion Lines  (May 20) context
Wilton Lydia Hearst-Shaw (native) 'Talking Dead' host Chris Hardwick marries actress Lydia Hearst  (Aug 21) context
Winchester Ralph Nader (native) How Third Parties Are Kept Out Of Presidential Debates  (Aug 02) context
Windham Chris Dodd (native) Global Box Office Hits Record $38.6 Billion in 2016 Even as China Slows Down  (Mar 22) context
Windsor William W. Ellsworth (native) Man-made Earthquake Is Now Confirmed; Experts Investigates  (Sep 24) context