| Apr 2, 2015
| 10:43 AM
Coral Springs has promoted assistant coach Vincent Ziccardi to take over the football program, the school announced Thursday.
The school will hold a press conference to introduce Ziccardi as the Colts' new coach on Monday.
The defensive line and...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 2:26 PM
Griswold's 200th anniversary parade
GRISWOLD - The Griswold Bicentennial Committee is encouraging local groups to register as participants in the town's 200th anniversary parade, slated for Saturday, May 16 at 1 p.m.
Civic groups, scout troops, clubs,...
| Mar 27, 2015
| 1:44 PM
It's just another day in America, and here is Sarah Ratchford in her business finest, lining up in a faceless hotel conference room in East Hartford for yet another job fair.
To get here by the fair's 11 a.m. opening, Ratchford left her downtown...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 4:59 PM
If it were the 1950s and we were planning downtown Hartford for the modern era, we might not choose to run a huge interstate highway through the heart of the city and then tear down a lot of historic buildings for ramps and parking lots. We might choose a...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 2:03 PM
MANCHESTER — About 250 students are expected to gather Saturday at Manchester High School to present their History Day projects to judges.
Manchester is the base for one of six History Day in Connecticut regional contests held throughout March. The...
| Mar 24, 2015
| 6:49 AM
March is a good month to think about the new Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument in Eastern Maryland, the first national park site named after an African American woman. Harriet was born in March, made up her mind to flee slavery in...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 4:44 PM
HARTFORD — When the first CTfastrak bus on the 101 route pulls out of downtown at 4:52 on Saturday morning, it will carry more than passengers.
Also riding on the debut of CTfastrak will be the hopes of central Connecticut business leaders, the...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 3:19 PM
HARTFORD — Anthony Gonsalves, the runner-up Sunday at the 11th annual Max's O'Hartford 5K and Wee Mile road race, was left with loser's lament even before finishing seven seconds behind Chris Chisholm. Gonsalves saw the results of his rival's wise...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 10:31 AM
NEW BRITAIN — Three people who began a quest to become Manchester police officers in October graduated from the municipal police academy on Thursday.
Layau Eulizier Jr. of Wethersfield, Christina Sampaio of Newtown and Wayne Maston, a Bolton...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Ten area arts and cultural organizations are receiving a total of $125,000 in "ignition grants," funded by the Greater Hartford Arts Council's United Arts Campaign with support from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.
The grants are aimed at up-...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 6:52 PM
NEW BRITAIN – Sacred Heart-Waterbury, No. 1 in The Courant state ratings, took one final stride to the Mohegan Sun Arena with an 84-56 victory over Bloomfield in a Class S semifinal Wednesday night.
"They're a special, special team," Bloomfield...