| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:36 PM
In his words: Raymond P. Greene, New Britain
"My paperboy days" is one of the chapters of a memoir that I wrote, "Born with the Gift of Laughter," to show my children what it was like to grow up during the Great Depression.
I always enjoyed having a...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:09 AM
MANCHESTER — A decorated police officer has been promoted to sergeant.
Sgt. Matthew Pace joined the force in September 2001 and has worked in patrol, with the East Central Narcotics Taskforce, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration and on...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:41 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Wesleyan University is sponsoring an archaeology fair Saturday, inviting people to learn about archaeological projects and research in Connecticut and the Northeast.
The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Exley Science...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Connecticut's pizza dominance can never be denied. But beyond the famous names that have been around for decades, we're taking a look at some new kids on the block. These are some of the most noteworthy pizzerias that have fired up ovens in Connecticut...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 12:37 PM
One of Ireland's most praised contemporary writers will give a free talk about his latest novel at The Mark Twain House Museum Center, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford, on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7 p.m. The talk is part of the Book/Mark series.
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
For every athlete who ever donned a Central Connecticut State University Blue Devil uniform, whether for basketball, baseball, football, tennis, golf, etc., I want to extend my thoughts and prayers to the Detrick family.
Coach Detrick was a major...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:35 AM
If you have already achieved at 40 and under, what can you possibly do once you are looking at 50?
Plenty, according to many of those "Under 40" who were honored by the Hartford business journal at its 2014 "40 under forty" awards event held at the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:27 PM
GLASTONBURY — For some, a job is punching a time card. For others, it's about the paycheck. For Sandra Nichols, Glastonbury's teacher of the year, her job is something else.
"Teaching is my passion," said Nicholas, a science teacher at Smith Middle...
| 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...