Tucked away in the woods of central Connecticut is an asphalt oasis. A winding dirt road leads to an old dragstrip, for decades a theater where race cars would scream down a straightaway at breakneck speeds, now somewhat ironically repurposed as a sanctuary of safety. 

Connecticut is home to some great companies, but here are a dozen that offer employees more than just a paycheck.

For a night defined by food, family and gathering at the table, it’s as if the dishes and bowls take their own place of honor amid the feast.

For many, the pantry is a bit nostalgic, conjuring up simpler times. It’s a closet or walk-in space in the kitchen, or nearby, with shelves lining the walls from floor to ceiling. From canned …

The best time to plan for the care of an aging loved one is before they need to be cared for. Here’s what you need to know to get started.