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Fairytale of Connecticut! Incredible seven-story castle on 75-acre estate a wealthy businessman built for his princess-obsessed daughters is listed for $35M after $10M was slashed from its asking price

The 75-acre property includes a 30-acre peninsula along tree-lined Potter Pond, pictured, which was excavated to build the castle's moat. A pair of castellated stone bridges are the only way to cross it, according to the listing. Pictured: Chris Mack, who constructed the castle in 2003, is seen with camels.

dailymail.co.uk ,  1 hour ago 0
Fairytale of Connecticut! Incredible seven-story castle on 75-acre estate a wealthy businessman built for his princess-obsessed daughters is listed for $35M after $10M was slashed from its asking price

A massive castle in Connecticut, built by great-grandson of a Chicago steel tycoon and fit for royalty, is on the market for a whopping $35 million

Chris Mark, great-grandson of Chicago steel tycoon Clayton Mark Sr, built the fairytale-style castle in 2003 for his two daughters who liked to dress-up as princesses The castle, which is around 40 miles from Hartford, offers 18,777-square-foot of living space with eight bedrooms, nine bathrooms, and seven floors

dailymail.co.uk ,  13 hours ago 0
A massive castle in Connecticut, built by great-grandson of a Chicago steel tycoon and fit for royalty, is on the market for a whopping $35 million

Costco Will Deliver Alcohol To Your House In These 11 States

Once you read all these perks, you'll never stock up anywhere else. 1. You don't have to be a member to buy alcohol. Many states have a law prohibiting stores from requiring membership to purchase alcohol, which means you can buy those beverages without a club card.

msn.com ,  19 hours ago 0
Costco Will Deliver Alcohol To Your House In These 11 States

Avant-garde composer Alvin Lucier dies aged 90

The daughter of Alvin Lucier has confirmed that the experimental composer has died at his home in Middletown, Connecticut, at the age of 90. Mary Lucier, the composer’s former wife and collaborator initially shared the news on Facebook. Lucier’s daughter, Amanda has since clarified that the cause of her father’s death was complications following a fall.

faroutmagazine.co.uk ,  1 day ago 0
Avant-garde composer Alvin Lucier dies aged 90

Study: Safest States to Live in During the Pandemic

Over the holiday weekend, the new omicron variant of the COVID-19 virus made headlines across the world. On Sunday, leading infectious disease expert Anthony Fauci said the variant will “inevitably” reach the United States – a prediction that came true on Wednesday. While details about the variant remain unclear, Fauci and other experts have reiterated the need for people to wear masks and get fully vaccinated.

msn.com ,  1 day ago 0
Study: Safest States to Live in During the Pandemic

A Lupus Diagnosis Doesn’t Have to Have to Bring Your Running to a Stop. Here’s What to Know

Sasheen Reid started running in 2016 to lose weight after her first pregnancy and enjoy the outdoors more often, and like many runners, she started ramping up with races and regular training. Then, in the summer of 2018, the 36-year-old Westbury, Connecticut, resident began having joint pain and extreme fatigue, even when she wasn’t running.

msn.com ,  2 days ago 4
A Lupus Diagnosis Doesn’t Have to Have to Bring Your Running to a Stop. Here’s What to Know

Bellator 272: Sergio Pettis has learned to 'trust himself' before Kyoji Horiguchi title fight

Bellator 272 Venue: Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut Date: Coverage: Watch live coverage on BBC iPlayer from 23:55 GMT Sergio Pettis can pinpoint the exact moment he started to fully believe in himself. At the end of the fourth round, in a gruelling battle against Juan Archuleta for the Bellator bantamweight world title in April, Pettis glanced over at his opponent and saw him sat down breathing heavily on his stool.

bbc.com ,  2 days ago 0
Bellator 272: Sergio Pettis has learned to 'trust himself' before Kyoji Horiguchi title fight

South Carolina remains No. 1 in USA TODAY Sports women's college basketball poll

A lot of high-profile matchups during the holiday week in women’s college basketball produced some mixed results among the top 10. South Carolina stayed above the fray, however, and is now the unanimous No. 1 choice in the USA TODAY Sports Coaches Poll. The Gamecocks moved to 8-0 Monday night and aren’t likely to be tested again until a Dec. 12 date with Maryland.

msn.com ,  2 days ago 0
South Carolina remains No. 1 in USA TODAY Sports women's college basketball poll

Mayflower II sails the ocean blue ... again: Iconic ship voyages through Buzzards Bay

NEW BEDFORD — The Mayflower II has sailed again. The historic ship was spotted being pulled by Fairhaven's Tug Jaguar from Plymouth across Buzzards Bay and toward Mystic, Connecticut, on Tuesday morning. "We were off to get our bounty from the sea. And there's the beauty of the sea," said Seth Garfield, owner of Cuttyhunk Shellfish Farms Inc. who was on his way to the island to harvest oysters when they saw the Mayflower II.

tauntongazette.com ,  2 days ago 0
Mayflower II sails the ocean blue ... again: Iconic ship voyages through Buzzards Bay

Peter Buck, nuclear engineer who became the cofounder of the Subway fast food giant – obituary

Buck loyally continued to eat at least five Subway sandwiches a week even after the death of his cofounder Peter Buck, who has died aged 90, was an American nuclear physicist who co-founded Subway, the sandwich chain which became one of the world’s best known fast-food franchises.

telegraph.co.uk ,  3 days ago 0
Peter Buck, nuclear engineer who became the cofounder of the Subway fast food giant – obituary

Two Platt High School students ARRESTED after ‘prop gun’ on campus sparks police lockdown

TWO high school students in Connecticut were arrested after a prop gun on campus sparked a police lockdown. Officers with the Meriden Police Department rushed to secure Orville H. Platt High School in Meriden just before 9am on Tuesday. Police said they received reports that a student may have been in possession of a handgun.

thesun.co.uk ,  3 days ago 4
Two Platt High School students ARRESTED after ‘prop gun’ on campus sparks police lockdown

Scotsman Obituaries: Stephen Sondheim, giant of American musical theatre

Stephen Sondheim, composer and songwriter. Born: 22 March 1930 in New York City. Died: 26 November 2021 in Roxbury, Connecticut, aged 91. Stephen Sondheim was just 27 when West Side Story opened on Broadway. He wrote the lyrics for such classic songs as Maria, America and Somewhere and Leonard Bernstein wrote the music – though Sondheim would subsequently write both lyrics and music for a string of innovative, award-winning shows.

scotsman.com ,  3 days ago 0
Scotsman Obituaries: Stephen Sondheim, giant of American musical theatre

Jones wants Sandy Hook 'hoax' case jury to hear his defenses

Infowars host Alex Jones is trying to get his free speech defense and other claims before a jury to argue that he is not liable for damages for calling the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting a hoax years ago Infowars host Alex Jones lawyers are trying to get his free speech defense and other claims before a jury to argue that he is not liable for damages for calling the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting a hoax years ago.

independent.co.uk ,  3 days ago 2
Jones wants Sandy Hook 'hoax' case jury to hear his defenses

Twitter delights in wacky ‘Sweeney Todd’ correction in Washington Post’s Stephen Sondheim obit

Both newspaper editors and Sweeney Todd know a few things about making the necessary cuts Stephen Sondheim Tribute in Times Square. It is perhaps another testament to the genius of recently deceased Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim that even the newspaper corrections discussing the composer and lyricist are fantastically interesting.

independent.co.uk ,  3 days ago 0
Twitter delights in wacky ‘Sweeney Todd’ correction in Washington Post’s Stephen Sondheim obit

Teyana Taylor Offers Update From The Hospital After Her Body Shut Down On Tour: 'I’ve Since Got The Proper Fluids & Nutrients Put Back Into My Body'

Teyana Taylor has offered fans an update on her health after she was hospitalized over the weekend. On Sunday, November 28, the "We Got Love" singer took to Instagram to candidly discuss how her body "shut down" in the middle of her The Last Rose Petal...Farewell Tour, forcing her to reschedule her Connecticut show.

nordot.app ,  4 days ago 0
Teyana Taylor Offers Update From The Hospital After Her Body Shut Down On Tour: 'I’ve Since Got The Proper Fluids & Nutrients Put Back Into My Body'

Teyana Taylor Grateful for Fans' Support After She's Hospitalized During Tour

The 'Wake Up Love' singer gets candid in an post that she's treated in the hospital ahead of her performance at the Femme It Forward concert in Mashantucket, Connecticut because her body 'gave out.' Instagram AceShowbiz - Teyana Taylor is on the mend after a brief health scare over the weekned.

aceshowbiz.com ,  4 days ago 0
Teyana Taylor Grateful for Fans' Support After She's Hospitalized During Tour

The Subway Capitals of America

Americans consume a lot of fast food. On any given day, more than a third do so. There are a number of reasons for this: it’s convenient, cheap, and readily available. Subway -- founded in Connecticut in 1965 as Pete’s Super Submarines, with its name later shortened to its present form -- is one of the best-known fast-food chains in the United States.

msn.com ,  4 days ago 0
The Subway Capitals of America

Singer Teyana Taylor is forced to reschedule Connecticut show after her 'body gave out' and she ended up in ER

Teyana Taylor landed in the emergency room after her 'body gave out,' and she was forced to reschedule the Connecticut leg of her farewell tour. The 30-year-old music artist wrote the news on Instagram in the early hours of Sunday morning. Underneath a photo of her lying in a hospital bed, the Harlem, New York native began her caption, 'Thank you, thank you, thank you so much for all the warm love, sweet videos & prayers from my CT rose petals….

dailymail.co.uk ,  4 days ago 0
Singer Teyana Taylor is forced to reschedule Connecticut show after her 'body gave out' and she ended up in ER

Stephen Sondheim was 'absolute genius' and 'titan of musical theatre'

ANDREW Lloyd Webber has paid tribute to the "absolute genius" of Stephen Sondheim, saying he was "a titan of musical theatre". The acclaimed composer and lyricist, most famous for creating the musical Sweeney Todd, died aged 91 at his home in Roxbury, Connecticut, on Friday morning.

express.co.uk ,  5 days ago 0
Stephen Sondheim was 'absolute genius' and 'titan of musical theatre'