| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Manchester Boy Scout Jonathan Maidment has finished his dream of hiking the Appalachian Trail, raising more than $32,000 for charity in the process.
Maidment, 19, of Bolton is a member of Manchester Boy Scout Troop 25. He hiked the trail to complete one...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 12:00 PM
EAST HARTFORD — A 22-year-old former animal control officer and a 26-year-old combat veteran are the newest police recruits to join the East Hartford Police Department.
Shelby Morin, of Bristol, and Nicholas Heim, of Glastonbury, were sworn in...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 1:28 PM
MANCHESTER — The opening of a new center for entrepreneurs at MCC on Main is the highlight of Imagine Main Street's First Thursday event.
The dedication of the Viscogliosi Entrepreneurship Center is set for Thursday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The event...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:49 PM
GLASTONBURY — More than 91 percent of the largest class to graduate from Glastonbury High School went off to either a two-year or four-year college.
Edward Gregorski, the school system's director of guidance, said 518 graduates of the class of...
| 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...