| Mar 26, 2015
| 8:09 AM
For years, Town Council member Andrew Paterna (D) taught students at Manchester Community College about health and nutrition, and he brought that same theme to the South Windsor FOOD Alliance.
"I think our goal is to try and build a stronger community...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 4:44 PM
HARTFORD — When the first CTfastrak bus on the 101 route pulls out of downtown at 4:52 on Saturday morning, it will carry more than passengers.
Also riding on the debut of CTfastrak will be the hopes of central Connecticut business leaders, the...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 1:28 PM
MANCHESTER — Veterans services will be discussed at a meeting Thursday at the Army & Navy Club.
The meeting of the Manchester Community Services Council, scheduled for noon to 1:30 p.m., is open to the public.
Guest speakers will include Dan Walsh...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 11:55 AM
Snow flurries were still falling when the 44th annual Greater Hartford St. Patrick's Day parade stepped off Saturday morning in front of a crowd that was smaller than usual.
But spectators didn't let the mix of snow and freezing temperatures, unfit...
| Mar 19, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Ten area arts and cultural organizations are receiving a total of $125,000 in "ignition grants," funded by the Greater Hartford Arts Council's United Arts Campaign with support from the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.
The grants are aimed at up-...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 8:59 AM
Local student wins Ureka! Big Idea Challenge at Clark University
MANCHESTER - Christopher J. Dibble, of Manchester, a junior at Clark University, received support for his business idea through the Ureka! Big Idea Challenge, an annual competition...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 11:05 AM
MANCHESTER — The United Bank Foundation has donated $100,000 to Manchester Community College to support growth of manufacturing programs.
The grant will be used to buy equipment that students will use for hands-on learning. The grant will also fund...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 3:22 PM
According to Manchester Community College, where I am pursuing an associate's degree, I am a "nontraditional" student. This means I am older than 25 and have returned to higher education, after decades of other experiences, to retrain for a new career....
| Feb 23, 2015
| 9:05 AM
The student government association at Manchester Community College is hoping to spark a campuswide discussion of social justice by hosting an event called MCC Unites for a week in March.
After seeing protests in Ferguson, Mo., and in New York City...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 6:36 AM
Michael Stefanowicz has been named Asnuntuck Community College's Dean of Academics. Stefanowicz brings nearly 20 years of community college experience to his new position. He had served as Division Director for Liberal Arts at Manchester Community College...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 12:43 PM
MCC on Main is planning its first juried art show in April featuring food as the theme.
Jane Rainwater, who was hired as curator of MCC on Main's Dehn Gallery in July, said the competition is open to artists of all skill levels. The gallery on Main...