| Oct 4, 2014
| 9:03 PM
Matt Tennyson had two goals and an assist and Evan Trupp scored twice to lead the Worcester Sharks to a 6-2 victory over the Wolf Pack on Saturday night at Trinity College's Koeppel Community Sports Center in the Pack's last of three home exhibition...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Don't blame it on her short skirt, too much alcohol or sexy dancing. A woman is never "asking for it" if she is sexually assaulted or raped — and the same is true for men.
That's the message that Sally Rappaport, a Wesleyan sophomore, set out to...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 4:10 PM
If you are a woman going through the motions of everyday life, knowing your marriage is ending or has already ended, but uncertain of where to turn for answers; come join us. Any woman experiencing a life transition is welcome on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 9...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 4:59 AM
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is launching a social media marketing campaign to promote online voter registration.
"With Election Day rapidly approaching November 4th, Connecticut voters can – from the convenience of their smartphone...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:11 PM
The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level.
Kirstie Shurie (La Cañada High, 2012) Clarkson University volleyball junior: Shurie is racking up the accolades and Clarkson is racking up the wins.
A setter and libero, Shurie was...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 4:39 AM
The widely held assumption that Connecticut was complete wilderness when the first European settlers arrived in the early 17th Century is belied by what archaeologists have found along the state's rivers.
"It was not wilderness," said Nicholas...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Why, this is very midsummer madness.
—Olivia, "Twelfth Night," Act 3, Scene 4
There are a slew of Shakespeare shows happening outdoors in Connecticut in July and August.
Shall we compare them to a summer's day? Sure, why not? The plays...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:42 PM
AVON — A student production this weekend of the musical, "Rent: School Edition," which chronicles the stuggles of young musicians and artists in New York City, will be dedicated to the memory of the AIDS researchers who died when a Malaysian...
| May 25, 2014
He'd been leader of a New Jersey social justice organization since 2008, making inroads on housing and employment issues, when Cornell Brooks, a soft-spoken lawyer and minister, got an opportunity he didn't see coming.
The NAACP, a national...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 4:13 PM
The Courant has committed an egregious omission in not including Connecticut College in its report on U.S. News' college rankings [Sept. 9, Page 1, "UConn Remains At No. 19]. This intellectual bastion and athletic powerhouse, home of the mighty Camels,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Raunchy, gravelly-voiced and self-deprecating comedian Joan Rivers, who rose from Greenwich Village standup to occasional host of "The Tonight Show" and star of TV's "Fashion Police," died Sept 4. She was 81.
"She passed peacefully at 1:17 p.m....