| Oct 7, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Bekki and Matt Anderson don't expect to see each other much this week, especially not on Saturday, Matt's birthday.
"Matt's crazy busy right now," Bekki says. When she is on vacation from teaching in the summer, "Matt is busiest," working most weekends....
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:45 AM
AVON — Exhibits about the civil rights movement and the experiences of Connecticut soldiers taken prisoner during the Civil War will be at the Avon Free Public Library during November and December, according to announcements from the library and the...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:04 PM
SIMSBURY — Town Director of Administrative Services, Tom Cooke, has three major commitments in his life.
The first is to his family, the second is to the town of Simsbury, and his third commitment is to music, said Cooke, who has been part of...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:03 AM
NEW BRITAIN — When Central Connecticut State University celebrates the 40th anniversary of its Polish studies program on Oct. 19, the ambassador of Poland is scheduled to be the keynote speaker.
Ambassador Ryszard Schnepf will address the $100-a-...
| Oct 5, 2014
Benjamin Griffin, associate editor for the Mark Twain Papers & Project at the University of California, Berkeley, will give a free talk on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 5:30 p.m., following a 5 p.m. reception at The Mark Twain House & Museum, 51 Farmington Ave.,...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 11:23 AM
The Rockville High School Festival of Bands is set for Oct. 18, and will bring seven bands from Connecticut and Massachusetts to RHS.
The festival's co-chair, Mike Guminiak said that approximately 600 student musicians and color guard members will...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:01 AM
NEWINGTON — When Talia Maselli envisioned her perfect prom date, one man immediately sprang to mind: Vice President Joe Biden.
“Joe Biden makes me laugh,” the Maselli said. “He just cracks me up.”
So she mailed Biden a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Bennet Academy began the school year with Hassan Robinson as its new assistant principal. He previously served as a teacher at O'Connell Elementary School in East Hartford.
"My goal since the beginning was to be an administrator," said Robinson. "I love...
| Sep 28, 2014
You may know actor B.J. Novak from his hilarious role as Ryan the weasel-y temp on TV's "The Office,'' but he is a comedian, director, producer and author, too. Novak won praise for his debut story collection, "One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories"...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:31 AM
NEW BRITAIN - Central Connecticut State University on Oct. 2 will host a panel talk about the governor's race.
Oz Griebel, former Republican primary candidate for governor and chief executive of the Metro Hartford Alliance, and Simsbury First...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:49 PM
GLASTONBURY — More than 91 percent of the largest class to graduate from Glastonbury High School went off to either a two-year or four-year college.
Edward Gregorski, the school system's director of guidance, said 518 graduates of the class of...