| Sep 27, 2014
| 6:30 PM
When Peter and Irene Klein built their dream house in 2002, they envisioned a retreat with enough room to comfortably accommodate family gatherings; a place their five grown children and a growing number of grandchildren could come for a day or an...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 8:50 AM
East Catholic High School junior Madi Hayes spent part of her summer sharpening her photography skills in London.
Hayes, a 16-year-old from South Windsor, was one of 18 students across the country selected to take part in National Geographic's...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 9:14 AM
Manchester Community College is giving its culinary students a "real world" experience by opening its kitchen to the public.
Starting Sept. 30, students in the college's culinary classes will use the school's culinary arts center to create meals they...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:43 PM
MANCHESTER — School Superintendent Matthew Geary has scheduled eight information sessions in October on the upcoming school building and renovation referendum.
On Nov. 4, voters will be asked to approve or reject $84.2 million in bonds. With state...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:49 AM
EAST HARTFORD — Nothing seemed unusual about East Hartford police Officer Paul Buchanan on the final morning of his life.
Those early hours on March 12, 2013, were pretty routine as Buchanan and his wife, Trish, prepared to go to work. He brown-...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 2:22 PM
When Michele Colletti became program director at Manchester Community College's MCC On Main five months ago, she wanted to develop new programming that would appeal to a variety of people.
Debuting this fall is a slate of brand-new offerings from the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:24 PM
NEW HAVEN — Former President Bill Clinton returned to the Elm City on Tuesday to fire up the Democratic troops and raise money to help the tight re-election campaign of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy against Republican Tom Foley.
During his three years at...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Celebrated writers Bessy Reyna and John Stanizzi will lead two workshops this fall as part of Tunxis Community College's "Bend in the River" series.
Writing Your Memoir, Sat., Sept. 27: Poet and former Hartford Courant columnist, Bessy Reyna will conduct...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:25 PM
State Board of Regents President Gregory Gray said at a Thursday board meeting that he hopes to have a draft of the agency's "Transform CSCU 2020" plan completed by January.
Gray emphasized that he expects the plan for the Connecticut State...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Alternative-movie offerings are plentiful this fall. In addition to festivals featuring indie and foreign films — the Feminist Film Festival, the EROS gay film festival, the Festival of Ibero American Cinema, the Manhattan Short Film Festival...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:53 AM
More than 900 students have enrolled in college as part of the state's "Go Back To Get Ahead" program, according to Gov. Dannel Malloy's office.
The program encourages state residents to re-enroll in college to finish their associate or bachlor...