| Jun 23, 2015
| 8:53 PM
BRISTOL — Connecticut Republicans selected a 36-year-old political consultant as the party's new chairman Tuesday night.
J.R. Romano, a Trinity College graduate from Derby, will bring new energy to a party sorely in need of a boost, his supporters...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 4:14 PM
HARTFORD — New York investors purchased six buildings on Constitution Plaza for $71.1 million, attracted to the city by recent strides in revitalization, according to the broker handling the sale.
BHN Associates of New York and its principals,...
| Jun 22, 2015
| 3:26 PM
Six-Run Fourth Carries Rock Cats In Richmond
The New Britain Rock Cats (39-31) scored six times in the fourth inning and defeated the Flying Squirrels 7-3 on Monday afternoon at The Diamond in Richmond, Va.
Richmond (37-31) took a 1-0 lead in the second...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 6:41 PM
HARTFORD — As twin sisters attending Sport and Medical Sciences Academy since seventh grade, Stephanie and Francesca Velarde had the extra motivation of each other.
They took the same advanced classes. Studied calculus together. And for...
| Jun 19, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Jay Monahan and younger brother Brendan sat in the quiet Trinity College van on a trip home after a loss in golf at rival Williams College.
“I was a junior; Brendan a freshman,” Jay Monahan said. “He played No. 1 and I was No. 2. ......
| Jun 12, 2015
| 8:42 AM
Six candidates for mayor addressed a host of issues Thursday during a forum at Trinity College. One of the more contentious topics was the new $56 million minor league ballpark, under construction at 1214 Main St. and set to open in 2016.
A day after...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 8:39 AM
With the 2014-15 theater season over and the shows all set for the 2015-16 season, it's a good time to take a look back at the best of what was on Connecticut stages.
The Connecticut Critics Circle, which I am a member, will give its awards out Monday,...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 7:38 PM
HARTFORD — A day after Mayor Pedro Segarra and Rock Cats officials announced that Dunkin' Donuts won the naming rights for the city's new ballpark, an opponent criticized Segarra for not disclosing Hartford's share of the sponsorship revenue.
| Jun 8, 2015
| 7:33 AM
Have you ever wanted a customized personal pizza in the same time it takes to get a Chipotle burrito or a Five Guys cheeseburger? Posh Tomato, a new fast-casual pizza franchise in West Hartford's Blue Back Square, is hoping to capture hungry shoppers,...
| May 21, 2015
| 6:43 AM
When Nelson Mandela was elected president of South Africa in 1994, he set in motion the adoption of a new constitution, with an emphasis on equality of rights and opportunities. This openness was not just intended for blacks. It extended to LGBT citizens,...
| Jun 4, 2015
| 8:34 AM
St. Bernard School National Junior Honor Society
ENFIELD - On May 20, the newest members from St. Bernard School National Junior Honor Society gathered with guest speaker Dr. Claire Bronson, Rev. John P. Melnick, Pastor of St. Bernard Church and Mrs....