| Jan 21, 2015
| 5:32 PM
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — The headline writers at the New York tabloids figure to be heartbroken. On a Wednesday morning when they were having the time of their lives trumpeting the Patriots' deflated footballs controversy, the freak show that has been...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 8:33 PM
Despite a game-high 26 points from Zaid Hearst, the Quinnipiac men lost to St. Peter's 66-60 before 1,385 at the TD Bank Sports Center Friday. The loss, Quinnipiac's first in more than two weeks, drops the Bobcats to 6-6 and 0-3 in league play.
| Jan 5, 2015
| 10:40 AM
Same-sex male relationships in all their stages are the subject of "4 Moons."
The Mexican drama tells four stories. One story is about a gay child with a crush on his cousin. A second is about two college students beginning a relationship. A third is...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:20 PM
HARTFORD — Trinity College has completed a $2 million purchase of the former Travelers Education Center on Constitution Plaza, the first step in its plans to expand its campus into downtown Hartford.
"We're excited about the Constitution Plaza...
| Jan 11, 2015
Books on food, fantasy, President John F. Kennedy, a memoir and some new novels will be discussed by their authors at free events at R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Road, Madison. All require reservations: 203-245-3959 or www.rjjulia.com.
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:36 AM
HARTFORD — Pledging to get more students to college, city school administrators on Thursday said they planned to raise the rate of Hartford graduates who enroll in postsecondary education to 70 percent by November 2015.
Currently, 55 percent of...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 9:10 AM
The City Singers of Hartford will be spreading holiday cheer through song at the "Resound Joy!" concert on December 13 at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Manchester. The free concert will begin at 4 p.m. and is a part of the Friends of Music at Emanuel (FME)...
| Dec 7, 2014
NEW HAVEN — The long lines of people lying silently in "die ins" on the streets here this week to protest African-American deaths at the hands of police included a diverse mix of blacks, whites, Asians, Hispanics and others.
That multi-racial fact...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 5:45 PM
HARTFORD — Trinity College has committed $2 million to buy the former Travelers Education Center on Constitution Plaza, the latest move by a college to establish a presence downtown.
Trinity was the winning bidder in a three-day online auction...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Two components that are helping revive many downtowns across the country are "eds and meds," medical facilities and institutions of higher education.
Downtown Hartford got a big boost on the "ed" front this week when Trinity College became the winning...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 5:03 PM
HARTFORD — Developer Larry Dooley's office in the renovated South Armory comes with a sweeping view of downtown towers, the state Capitol in the distance and, just west of I-91, a closeup of the cobalt blue Colt dome.
That city landmark, shaped...