| Jan 18, 2013
| 5:57 PM
On a sunny South Miami morning, Richard Blanco took the podium at a groundbreaking ceremony for his latest project on Sunset Drive. It was spring 2008, and Blanco had directed the renovation of the busy avenue, urbanizing the stretch that serves as the...
| Jan 21, 2013
| 9:05 AM
1) American Illustrators, CCSU Art Gallery (Maloney Hall), 1615 Stanley St., New Britain, From the New Britain Museum of American Art. Opening reception, Jan. 24, 4-7 p.m. Through Feb. 21.
2) Connecticut Academy of Irish Music Classes, Wethersfield...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Roughly one in three college seniors nationwide has taken illegally obtained prescription amphetamines. And they don't feel bad about it.
That's according to the Center on Young Adult Health and Development, a research institute at the University of...
| Dec 23, 2012
Dawn Hochsprung kept politics out of her professional life.
But after the November election, Hochsprung, a registered Democrat, couldn't help sounding off to her Facebook friends in an exuberant post using the pseudonym "Dinna Fash," a term for "don't...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 1:52 PM
When asked about his opponent in the second annual Close the Gap Crossroads Classic on Saturday, Butler Head Coach Brad Stevens held nothing back in his evaluation of the number-one ranked Indiana Hoosiers.
"We have played great teams here before,"...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:51 PM
The names of more victims in Friday's shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School emerged Saturday, including a teacher who had just landed a permanent substitute position at the school.
Lauren Rousseau, 30, landed the subsitute job in November and was one...
| May 24, 2013
| 2:35 PM
Central Connecticut guard Kyle Vinales will return to Central Connecticut for his junior season in 2013-14. Vinales, on track to easily break the program's all-time scoring record, had announced in April that he would transfer.
Vinales had used three of...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For nearly 6,900 students who graduated Sunday at colleges around the state, the natural question is: What's next?
Happily, this year's graduates have more reason to be optimistic than those who graduated two or three years ago, although the market...
| May 13, 2013
| 6:26 AM
Of Charlie Hickey's 499 career victories, Sunday's had to be the most incredible. His team, Central Connecticut, trailed Quinnipiac 10-3 heading into the ninth inning and scored nine runs to take two-run lead. Quinnipiac scored two in the bottom of...
| May 13, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Kyle Vinales announced via Twitter Monday afternoon that he has reopened his recruitment. This came less than 24 hours after he posted that he had committed to Toledo.
Yesterday's post: "Jus committed to the University of Toledo #gorockets"
| May 11, 2013
| 6:12 PM
The Central Connecticut softball team has set a school record for victories three seasons in a row now. The Blue Devils, co-NEC regular-season champs, made the NEC Tournament for the first time -- and won it. Now they will play in the NCAA Tournament...