| Mar 11, 2015
| 8:57 AM
AVON — Plans to improve the reliability of a system that makes emergency radio broadcasts to the state in storms or other events that can cripple utilities and other basic services have been approved by town officials.
That plan was proposed by the...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Kathryn "Kay" Mahoney, who worked for WTIC radio when it was owned by Travelers Insurance, died Oct. 13. She was 95.
Mahoney, born in the Broad Brook section of East Windsor, had lived in Manchester since 1955. She was married to Fred Mahoney for 61...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:53 PM
With former Gov. John G. Rowland in legal limbo, stuck between conviction in September on campaign fraud charges and a January sentencing date, interest has shifted to his last employer, local radio powerhouse WTIC-AM, where license renewal has been...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:34 AM
The Rev. Will Marotti has hung up his WTIC AM mic.
The pastor of Meriden’s New Life Church, who returned as host of the CBS radio afternoon program slot in the wake of buddy and former governor John Rowland’s resignation from the station...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 1:29 PM
Scott Gray spent the summer thinking about retirement. He got more comfortable with the thought, maybe because he's 66, maybe because he has done about 3,500 morning commentaries for WTIC, maybe because he has a home on Lake Winnipesaukee in New...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
The article "Misdeeds That Many Find Unfathomable" [Sept. 20, Page 1] quoted some significant players who remarked upon the arrogance and stupidity demonstrated by a once shining star of the Republican Party.
Why, they ask, would former Gov. John G....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:53 PM
HARTFORD — Former Gov. John G. Rowland, identified Monday in federal court as a co-conspirator in an alleged campaign financing scheme, announced Thursday that he was leaving as WTIC-AM's afternoon talk-show host.
"Today will be my last show as...
| Jun 23, 2011
At least tragedy often leads to change, I thought as I listened Wednesday to one horrific story after another at a conference on violence.
In 1992, Diane Moylan-Cooke's 6-year-old niece was shot twice in the head by her father during a supervised visit....
| May 17, 2011
| 3:01 PM
My wife and I watched "The Apprentice" the first couple of seasons when it was new. After that, we were bored with it and drifted away, probably to some other show we got bored with after two seasons.
I've never seen "Celebrity Apprentice" and have...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 3:17 AM
A fictional television series about gangs and cops in Hartford is scheduled to air in the fall of 2012, according to the show's creator, Hartford Police Officer Mark Manson.
Manson said the show, "The Second District," landed a syndication deal that will...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 5:44 PM
Dr. Mel Goldstein had plans for the weeks ahead, cancer or no cancer. They included giving his daily weather reports on two radio stations and organizing a radiothon to benefit Connecticut Hospice in Branford.
But on Wednesday, the 66-year-old former...