| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:44 PM
If you liked your concert seats at Hartford's XL Center, now you can have two of them on your back deck, in your living room or anywhere else you want them.
The XL Center is selling pairs of seats that are being removed as part of the arena's $35 million...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
HARTFORD — The city's proposal to build a minor league baseball stadium could derail plans for a new XL Center or compete with the existing downtown arena, a top development official said in an email obtained by The Courant.
| Jul 18, 2014
| 3:17 PM
The goal of bringing minor league baseball to downtown Hartford is a more vibrant downtown. To that end, all the parts have to work together. The stadium should complement other venues, whenever possible, not compete with them.
A concern about this...
| Jul 20, 2014
For those who want no part of a minor league baseball stadium in Hartford — some well-reasoned, others gratuitously agenda-driven — those two words by Pedro Segarra were an invitation to tear the mayor to shreds.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:46 AM
HARTFORD — More than a year of secret talks culminated Wednesday on the steps of city hall as the mayor and the owner of the New Britain Rock Cats announced a deal to bring the minor league baseball team to Hartford.
What had been whispered by...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 11:56 AM
Central coach Howie Dickenman has finalized his coaching staff for the 2014-15 season by hiring Greg Collucci as an assistant coach, according to a source.
Collucci spent last season as the director of operations at American University under coach Mike...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:43 PM
Here's what we know about the proposal to build a baseball stadium in Hartford and move the New Britain Rock Cats into it:
• Hartford residents are split on it, at least based on the comments at a packed public meeting Wednesday at the Hartford...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:07 PM
As recent research at the University of Connecticut indicates, too much surface parking is bad for downtowns. Citing Hartford as an example, the study finds that large swaths of blacktop drive down the value of surrounding property, which makes...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:11 PM
NEW YORK — They weren't going to win Game 7 without a goal from Rick Nash. They weren't going to win without a goal from Martin St. Louis. They weren't going to win if they didn't finally, finally, finally score a power-play goal.
Well, it didn't...
| May 4, 2014
| 4:04 AM
The renovation of Hartford's XL Center arena presents plenty of challenges: dealing with season-ticket holders whose seats must be moved to make way for new premium boxes; ordering custom-made parts because heating and cooling systems are so old; and...
| Jun 26, 2014
Pro wrestling likes to remind the world that it's an idiosyncratic, odd entertainment product in a number of ways — one of which being through how its on-screen talents often talk to the media. Take WWE wrestler Cesaro, and how his conversation with...