8 Professional Travelers Provide Road Trip Ideas​

8 Professional Travelers Provide Road Trip Ideas​

Wiltser/Getty Images Mackinac Island A bit of luxury around the Great Lakes Driver: Pauline Frommer, 57, editorial director for Frommer’s travel guides and publisher of Frommers.com Where to: The posher pockets of Northern Michigan Tales from the road: Wealthy people have been vacationing in Northern Michigan since the 1880s, after rail transportation first arrived. Later, … Read more

How to explore New England’s most magnificent historic homes

How to explore New England's most magnificent historic homes

If walls could talk: Open marriages, the fortunes (and follies) of powerful men and great literary works are baked into the historic homes that riddle New England. This summer, many well-known and lesser-known mansions (but nonetheless significant) spreads are open to visitors to tour — and even to sleep in. Novelist Edith Wharton (of “The … Read more

Pratt & Whitney posts 16% sales increase; rising airline travel, manufacturing contributed – Hartford Courant

Pratt & Whitney posts 16% sales increase;  rising airline travel, manufacturing contributed – Hartford Courant

More shop visits for parts and repairs and rising jet engine manufacturing powered a 16% increase in second-quarter sales at Pratt & Whitney, its parent company, Raytheon Technologies Corp., said Tuesday. The East Hartford business posted $4.97 billion in revenue in the April-June period, nearly $700 million more than in the second quarter of 2021. … Read more