| 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...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 9:26 AM
Colchester Business Association Tag Sale
COLCHESTER - On Sunday June 14, The Colchester Business Association will hold its 34th Annual Tag Sale on the Green. Early Bird signup rate of $30 for members is available until Tuesday, May 5, after which the...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:15 AM
When two nurses in the UConn Health Center's Department of Dermatology walked into a utility room one morning last summer, they noticed the refrigerator was unplugged.
But it wasn't milk that spoiled or ice cream that melted in the 14 hours...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 9:31 AM
Back in 2009, when the bottom was dropping out of the U.S. economy, it was a gamble to major in construction management.
That's when Ian Rogers, now 23, started at Central Connecticut State University.
"There were times I was kind of afraid because I...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 10:52 AM
On March 11, The South Windsor Public Library's Friends Room was filled with residents, police officers, and government officials to discuss police and race relations. At the public community forum, a report from Central Connecticut State University was...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 1:57 PM
JUSTIN STROHand RON SEARS
recently joined Liquid.
Stroh is the newest member of the project management team and will work with Liquid's clients and internal teams to plan, coordinate and manage a wide range of projects, ensuring that those projects...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 4:23 PM
Connecticut has a long history of debating bus rapid transit, but until now, no actual experience with it. That changes on March 28, when CTfastrak begins service between Hartford and New Britain, and points west.
Recently, I examined the CTfastrak....
| Mar 9, 2015
| 7:04 PM
MANCHESTER — The school board on Monday discussed increasing the number of credits needed to graduate from Manchester High School.
Current policy requires 22 credits for graduation. To align with state standards, Superintendent Matt Geary...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 7:52 AM
African-Americans have had a long presence in Connecticut. At a Feb. 25 program at the Windsor Historical Society, Elizabeth Normen, publisher of the magazine "Connecticut Explored," said she felt it was only natural to compile a book about the long arc...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 9:01 AM
FALL RIVER, Mass. -- They are sisters, born just two years apart. Now they are divided by the aisle of a courtroom.
Shayanna Jenkins sits behind her fiance, Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriot on trial for murder. Shaneah Jenkins sits with...