| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Five things for today in Orlando: man found after mother's homicide; Scott and Crist held final debate; new poll finds governor's race is divided along gender lines; lots of traffic around elementary schools; splitting Florida into two states; and more....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:55 AM
A free celebration at the Hartford Public Library will launch "Hartford Through Time" ($22.95), a book published by the library's Hartford History Center. The launch party will be held Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Center, 500 Main St., Hartford....
| Oct 25, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Reports of sexual assault climbed last year on many Connecticut college campuses, an increase that college officials and experts attributed to heightened awareness and expanded educational programs that make it easier for victims to come forward.
| Oct 26, 2014
| 5:06 AM
Newington officials caused a stir recently by eliminating all remaining Halloween celebrations from elementary schools.
The justification for the decision — that Halloween parties and costume parades exclude children whose religion prohibits...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 2:54 PM
WATERBURY — The two major party candidates for governor made a pitch for votes at an NAACP forum this past weekend, pledging to help raise up the urban underclass, improve big-city schools, and create second chances for people who have served time...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:03 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Joe Visconti, a petitioning candidate for governor, has no money and little name recognition, but for 60 minutes on Thursday he shared the television spotlight with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
The two men engaged in a lively and, at...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:46 AM
AVON — A college fair will be on Oct. 25 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Avon Free Public Library, according to an announcement from the library.
The event is free and open to teenagers from seventh through 12th grades and their parents. People can...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 2:51 PM
To win next week's election for governor, Republican Tom Foley will have to persuade hundreds of thousands of voters outside his own party that he is the best choice to lead blue state Connecticut.
Like other Republicans who run for office in...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Charlie Crist sought to turn the Democratic retirees at Century Village into an army of surrogates for the final days of his campaign to unseat Republican Gov. Rick Scott.
He told the crowd — almost all of whom raised their hands to indicate they'...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:56 AM
When Ikeoluwa Opayemi walked into Meadowside Elementary School in Milford on Friday, it signaled the end of a legal battle with the school district that had barred her entry because of fears related to Ebola.
Earlier this month, the third-grader was...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:09 PM
The 2014 governor's race hinged largely on which of two unpopular candidates managed to make himself less disliked than the other, each trying to get voters to overcome negative opinions, swallow hard and vote for him.
That's what the pundits and...