Stories By Joseph Tucci

  • This $14M, historic Gold Coast mansion once sold for nearly $50M The mansion at Riegel Point was built in 1923 by the architect who built NYC's Riverside Church. It's now seven separate lots with protected water views.
  • 25+ things to do in Connecticut this weekend This weekend offers a host of events celebrating Lunar New Year, as well as festivals like the 19th Annual Sun Wine & Food Fest Grand Tasting.
  • $7M condo with elevator, water views sold in Rowayton The 7,000-square-foot single-family detached home is part of the Harbor Bluff Association, which is comprised of 12 townhouses in Rowayton. 
  • Rocket launched from NASA-based lab spotted flying over CT NASA debuted a brand new safety system with a rocket that was seen flying over Connecticut Tuesday night.
  • Dolphins seen in Bronx River for first time in 5 years: Officials Dolphins were spotted swimming through the Bronx River for the first time in half a decade, according to New York City Department of Parks & Recreation.
  • CT actress Anika Noni Rose marries actor Jason Dirden One Disney princess from Connecticut got her real-life happily ever after by marrying her prince charming. 
  • Where to celebrate Lunar New Year around Connecticut Lunar New Year — also known as Chinese New Year — is celebrated on Jan. 22, beginning the start of a new lunar cycle.
  • 25+ things to do in Connecticut this weekend Sail into this weekend by visiting the Hartford Boat Show or see a new film at the Norwalk Film Festival.
  • CT dietitian's app links cancer patients with providers A female entrepreneur from Stamford is aiming to help assist cancer patients with an app she helped launch. 
  • CT cartoonist creates 2D animation class in NY Greenwich native and professional cartoonist Phil Lohmeyer is starting a 2D cartooning and animation clinic that aims to teach students the tricks of the trade.
  • Ticks now active in Connecticut 'year-round,' expert says Over the past several years, the state has seen several invasive tick species, like the lone star tick, the Gulfcoast tick and the Asian longhorned tick.
  • 25+ things to do in Connecticut this weekend Nutmeggers can see "'Dancing With the Stars" live or solve a murder mystery in a hotel this weekend.
  • Charli D'Amelio to perform at 'Dancing with the Stars' live in CT After winning the last season of "Dancing with the Stars," TikTok star and Norwalk native Charli D'Amelio will be dancing in her home state this weekend.
  • How to celebrate MLK Day around Connecticut To honor King's life and legacy, communities all across Connecticut are hosting events and doing community service.
  • Maritime Aquarium welcomes two new blind seals from New Mexico The Maritime Aquarium welcomed a couple of new flippered friends to its Pinniped Cove exhibit in early January. 
  • Dateline to air special on Connecticut-based 'Fitbit murder' Dateline is set to air a two-hour special on the 2015 murder of Ellington resident Connie Dabate, whose case gained national recognition as the "Fitbit murder." 
  • How to celebrate Three Kings Day around Connecticut To mirror the actions of the Three Wise Men, who were named Melchior, Caspar and Balthazar, several events around Connecticut are held on or near Jan. 6, during which individuals dress up as kings and give gifts to children. 
  • 25+ things to do in Connecticut this weekend This weekend is highlighted by Three Kings Day and the Connecticut Wedding and Bridal Expo. 
  • $5.3M Old Greenwich home with view of Long Island Sound on market Sitting on the edge of the Long Island Sound, a colonial-style home at 36 Shore Road in Old Greenwich has hit the market for $5,295,000.
  • CT farms use Christmas tree donations to feed goats, pigs, llamas A few Connecticut farms are collecting Christmas trees to use as food for their animals, including goats, llamas, sheep, emus and pigs.