| Dec 28, 2014
| 5:12 PM
Ambitious elementary school students throughout the country often spend time memorizing all kinds of facts. Some memorize the state capitals, others American presidents.
As a 10-year-old, Marty Looney decided to memorize all the winners of the Heisman...
| Jan 8, 2015
To John Mendelsohn, painting isn't just an expression of his creativity. It's a way of surrendering. "It's like you're holding on to something with all your strength, but sometimes you have to open your hand and then let it go," he said.
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:47 PM
One of the most popular traditions of the holiday season for the general public is the annual Christmas tours of the governor's mansion.
The tours, covering 12 hours over three days, are scheduled to start Friday morning. The governor's residence at 990...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Trinity College won the Ed Hockenbury Classic championship for the second straight year following Sunday's 65-33 win against Norwich University in Vermont.
The University of Maine at Augusta finished the tournament in third place after defeating Rivier...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Limited-time holiday deals on cookware, headphones, jewelry and more already are counting down on Amazon, and new offers crop up as often as every 10 minutes.
Toys "R" Us is promoting 11 days of savings starting Wednesday. Wal-Mart will stretch Black...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Blake Named Coach of Year
Coach Eric Blake of Central Connecticut was named the NEC men's cross country coach of the year. Blake, who is in his sixth season at the helm, coached the Blue Devils to their sixth consecutive Northeast Conference championship...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:46 PM
STORRS — UConn's depth received its first test Sunday with the announcements that forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis would not play against Creighton because of the flu and that freshman guard Courtney Ekmark is out 4-6 weeks with a stress reaction in...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Geno Auriemma has always said how unfair it is for women’s basketball powerhouses to have the additional advantage of bidding and hosting for NCAA Regionals, the springboard to the Final Four.
In fact, he has said many times that UConn would no...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 8:26 PM
Gallagher Signs With Central
Berlin pitcher/outfielder Jared Gallagher, who had six wins, a 1.94 ERA and 47 strikeouts in 43 1/3 innings last season, has signed a letter of intent with Central Connecticut. ... Fairfield University and Sacred Heart...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Charity Game At Windsor
An alumni game of former Windsor players has been scheduled for Nov. 13 at 6:30 p.m., at the high school. Admission is two non-perishable food items, which will be donated to the Windsor Food Bank. Those interested in playing...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 4:19 PM
HARTFORD — The setting is elegant and theater-like, a large white room with a balcony running around the perimeter and a stage at one end. The floor is carpeted in red.
For years, it's been a meeting room at Aetna Inc.'s building on Farmington...