| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:45 AM
You can watch free movies at home, on your television, all day long (depending what cable package you have, which is not really "free" after all). But head to Trinity College's Cinestudio and watch some classic Chaplin (pictured) with other folks; on...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 6:42 PM
Movies are in Donna McGrane's blood. Many years ago at Pleasant Valley Drive-In in Barkhamsted, her mother worked in the kitchen and her father ran the projectors.
So McGrane was heartbroken Monday when she found out that the drive-in she runs with...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:28 PM
Active participation in an unpleasant event can be an effective way to learn. Some youth church groups, for example, conduct a voluntary exercise called the 30 Hour Famine. By going hungry for a time, they learn more viscerally about hunger than they...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Over four days and nights, Trinity College brings the world of hip-hop to Hartford for the eighth straight year. Friday culminates with a b-boy/b-girl battle (7-10 p.m., Mather Hall) and the Jam (10 p.m.), with Brown Rice Family, Political Animals,...
| Apr 15, 2013
The Butler-McCook House is a sunny, yellow gem that stands proud in the middle of downtown Hartford, beckoning curious passersby to explore this Colonial structure, nestled among the modern-day buildings of Main Street.
Four generations of an...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:58 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Maryland point guard Varun Ram used to get stares from opposing guards who thought they could dominate him on the court.
When he played at River Hill in Clarksville and with a Howard County-based Amateur Athletic Union team, Ram...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:34 PM
Sonny Puzzo of the Trinity football team, a freshman quarterback, was named NESCAC Rookie of the Year. Below is the press release from Trinity ... Hartford, Conn. - Trinity College first-year QB Sonny Puzzo (West Caldwell, N.J.) selected as the 2013 New...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:47 AM
National Theatre Live — those terrific HD live broadcasts from London’s National Theatre to movie houses around the world, including Connecticut — has a hot lineup, ahead, including Olivier Award winners and nominees. It certainly...
| May 3, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Although decades of research indicate that raising the minimum wage does not adversely affect employment, this untrue claim is recycled whenever the Connecticut General Assembly considers providing working people with a small wage increase.
| May 3, 2013
| 3:52 PM
The arrest of Daniel Doyle of West Hartford Friday in Rhode Island on charges of embezzlement, forgery and other crimes left many in the area saddened and scratching their heads. For those who know him, this was hard to imagine.
Mr. Doyle coached...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:03 PM
The premature resignation of Trinity College President James F. Jones Jr. marks not only the loss of an innovative educator and intellectual leader, but also leaves this 2007 graduate with the very uneasy sense that Trinity has become a community so...