| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:22 PM
HARTFORD — Six months ago, Chris Kreider jumped into the deep end of the hockey pool.
After winning an NCAA title for Boston College, Kreider signed with New York Rangers and joined the team for a playoff run. He scored five goals in 18 games and...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Saundra Kee Borges, the city's corporation counsel, has been named chief operating officer.
Kee Borges, 53, replaces David Panagore, who announced he would resign the post in August and left in mid-September. She had been serving as interim chief...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 12:50 PM
Happy People: A Year in the Taiga
Opens Sunday, March 17 , through March 23, at the Cinestudio in Hartford, at Trinity College, cinestudio.org
Members of PETA might not want to watch Happy People: A Year in the Taiga, the new documentary by Dmitry...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Dan Pope had every intention of becoming a lawyer. The West Hartford native graduated law school, passed the bar and began practicing the trade. There was only one problem: he always knew, deep inside, he was a writer. Not just a weekend hobbyist but a...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 9:47 AM
It takes some special friends to get a career up and running.
Christopher Houlihan, a rising star in the world of organ performance, knows. He's the first performer in this year's Bach Festival, the 78th series of concerts, talks and other events...
| Feb 24, 2013
The Academy Awards bring out the critic in everyone. It starts when the nominations are announced — "Whaddya mean, Ben Affleck wasn't nominated?" — and lasts long after Oscar night. That annual ritual takes place Sunday night and will be...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:45 AM
The EROS Film Festival, a student-run stepchild of the Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, returns to the accommodating confines of Trinity College's Cinestudio this month with eight LGBT films. The offerings are as multicultural as they are open-...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 6:30 AM
Hartford’s downtown hasn’t had a movie theater in something like three decades, but that’s finally about to change.
The Spotlight Theatre that will open Nov. 16th will also be the very first operational tenant for the embarrassingly...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:08 PM
When Hartford was beset by gang violence in the 1990s, police sent special patrols to the area of Trinity College and Hartford Hospital. These institutions are vital to the city and need to be protected.
It's sad — tragic — how little has...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 10:46 AM
The non-profit Yankee Institute Thursday posted state payroll information on its website, CTSunlight.org, showing that 1,126 state employees earned more than the governor's salary of $150,000 in 2010.
"This data is especially relevant now, when Gov....
| Nov 11, 2011
| 5:18 PM
With Mayor Pedro Segarra having won election in his own right and a new-look city council, we asked local leaders and observers what the city's priorities should be.
BE BOLD, DECISIVE
By RAMANI AYER
No. 1. Be a cheerleader. The capital should be a...