| Feb 25, 2014
| 9:36 PM
Mike Cherry hit two clinching free throws and Tra Benefield scored 26 points Tuesday to give No. 5 seed Christopher Newport a 78-74 overtime win at No. 4 Salisbury and a spot in Thursday’s Capital Athletic Conference semifinal at top-seeded...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The 17-year-old driver of the car that crashed early Tuesday in Hebron, claiming the life of Paige Houston, 17, was not permitted to have passengers in his truck or to be driving after midnight, according to the state Department of Motor Vehicles....
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:39 PM
Retired CSUS chancellor David G. Carter is appealing his nearly $200,000-a-year pension, saying he should be getting $367,000 annually. This once again raises the issue of state employee pensions. Are they too lavish? Or is Mr. Carter the exception to the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:34 AM
I wasn’t at Dave Chappelle’s show in Hartford, but I read plenty of Tweets and posts about it. I’ve been to hundreds of standup comedy shows. I’ve worked with comedians. I was the promoter for a comedy show at Eastern Connecticut...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:02 PM
Quarterback Keenan Reynolds rushed for 127 yards and three touchdowns to help Navy beat Indiana 41-35, the visiting Midshipmen’s second win over the Hoosiers in as many years.
Darius Staten ran for 106 yards and Geoffrey Whiteside added 97 yards...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Matt LaBranche is the new baseball coach at Eastern Connecticut, a transaction that took place while I was away from the computer and the office for the last two weeks. To catch up, here's the write-up from ECSU, which is looking to LaBranche to guide a...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Elsa Núñez has dedicated her life to education.
Núñez, who has been president of Eastern Connecticut State University for seven years, has led a strategic planning project that has expanded the university buildings and created more support services for...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 8:02 PM
The resounding primary victories by Linda McMahon and Chris Murphy on Tuesday will launch a fresh onslaught of political ads, arguments about the economy and a never-ending loop of attacks and rebuttals in what will be one of the nation's most closely...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 12:10 PM
Are the “Papers & Mementos” of the only Connecticut governor to go to prison for corruption worth $500,000 - more than all the stuff collected from all this state’s chief executives from 1811 to 1935?
The answer is, probably not....
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:25 AM
1) DanceMasters Weekend Showcase Performance, Wesleyan University CFA Theater, 283 Washington Terr., Middletown, Sat., Mar. 9, 8 p.m. $8-$28.
2) The Connecticut Forum: A Meaningful Life, Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Mortensen Hall, 166...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Roughly one in three college seniors nationwide has taken illegally obtained prescription amphetamines. And they don't feel bad about it.
That's according to the Center on Young Adult Health and Development, a research institute at the University of...