| Oct 18, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Last week, a police report detailing Tom Foley's1981 arrest on an assault charge following a post-party traffic incident in the Hamptons was uncovered by Courant reporter Jon Lender. Foley's previously stated version of events vary greatly from that of...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:09 PM
It should come as no surprise to anyone that Oreo cookies were found to be as addictive as cocaine in a recent study. Our bodies are wired to like sugary, fatty foods, but it's not a habit that can't be kicked, according to New York City Dr. Timothy...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:25 AM
“Art of the Caribbean: Identity & Culture” will be at Provenance Center, 165 State St. in New London, from Friday, Oct. 18, when it opens with a reception fro 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., until Saturday, Nov. 30.
A companion exhibit, “Art of Latin...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:46 AM
The next time you get a mad craving to eat an entire bag of Oreos in one sitting, just blame it on your brain chemistry. Turns out there's a real, scientific reason behind your love for sugary, fatty foods. Researchers at Connecticut College in New London...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:49 PM
Johns Hopkins has picked up oral commitments from a pair of Baltimore-area high school sophomores -- Loyola midfielder Cole Williams and Calvert Hall midfielder-faceoff specialist Bradd Atkinson.
The 6-3, 185-pound Williams scored five goals and 11...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Sea level rise is the subject explored in "Shored Up," a film to be screened 7 tonight at Christopher Newport University's Ferguson Center for the Arts. The movie spotlights issues facing coastal communities like those in Hampton Roads.
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Well, the USA Today annual ranking of American colleges and universities is out and University of Connecticut advocates are all whipped up that their school has risen to No. 19! It is the highest point UConn has reached in this annual Fall rite of...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 7:52 AM
La Universidad de Connecticut está de vuelta entre las 20 mejores de acuerdo al ranking de las universidades de este año por U.S. News & World Report, empujando su camino hasta el Nº 19 entre las universidades públicas nacionales.
Y este año, a...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 8:06 AM
The University of Maryland, College Park was included on a list of the "Top 25 LGBT-Friendly Colleges and Universities" released by national advocacy group Campus Pride Tuesday.
The university was the only Maryland school to make the list, which was...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 3:17 PM
It's not exactly shocking that sons and daughters of state employees land on the government payroll as seasonal employees. That nexus between parentage and patronage is eternal.
But is it fair?
There are at least three such relatives out of 17...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:01 PM
Rosemary Bove, the $101,000-a-year state official who manages Connecticut's five "Welcome Centers" on interstate highways, didn't have to look very far for at least a couple of the young people who were hired in May to work in 13 highly-coveted summer...