| May 1, 2015
| 3:06 PM
WETHERSFIELD -- The town is still seeking a rain location for Wethersfield High School's graduation on June 19 at Wethersfield Cove Park, schools superintendent Michael Emmett said this week.
"At this point, we're still looking," Emmett said Tuesday...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 2:42 PM
SPRINGFIELD — Evan Dobelle, the former president of Trinity College in Hartford who was the focus of a Massachusetts investigation into his spending of school funds at Westfield State University, has agreed to pay $185,000 to settle with the state....
| Apr 29, 2015
| 4:30 PM
HARTFORD — Breakthrough Magnet School seventh-grader Adrian Rivera said he was at Wal-Mart over the weekend when his father, listening to a voice mail on his phone, burst into laughter "for no apparent reason."
"I asked him, 'Why are you laughing?'...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 12:59 PM
ENFIELD — A state representative has been admitted into an alcohol education program that could lead to the dismissal of his drunken driving charges.
A judge on Tuesday granted the program for state Rep. David Alexander, D-Enfield, in Superior...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 9:33 AM
The number of people killed by a 7.8-magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal over the weekend has risen to more than 4,400 and several vigils have been planned here in Connecticut to provide local residents with a chance to remember and pray for those...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 3:36 AM
HARTFORD — A structure fire has been reported on Brownell Avenue in the South End.
The fire was reported shortly before 6:30 p.m.; there was a report of heavy smoke showing from the apartment building and at least one possible injury. Emergency...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 1:16 PM
HARTFORD — Three city educators have been named finalists for the school system's 2015 Teacher of the Year award.
Beth Manke, a sixth-grade reading teacher at Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy; Lynn Roach, and eighth-grade social studies...
| Apr 22, 2015
| 3:43 PM
At a moment in history when you might have thought the library no longer relevant in the digital and virtual world, Yale University has invested in its past to burnish with new luster one of the most "sacred secular" spaces in North America: the nave of...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 8:35 AM
The Reel Youth Hartford Film Festival is a third annual event showcasing short films made by city middle school and high school students, of stories set in the city. It will be held Saturday, April 25, at 6 p.m. at Cinestudio, 300 Summit St. at Trinity...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 3:00 AM
1. The Jewish Federation Association of Connecticut will hold its 37th annual Holocaust commemoration at the Capitol Friday. The keynote speaker will be Judith Alter Kallman, a Greenwich resident and Holocaust survivor. The ceremony begins at 11 a.m. in...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 5:03 PM
Zapata Shuts Down Fairfield
Andrew Zapata (23-13) gave up four hits and a walk with five strikeouts in seven innings as UConn won 7-0 in a baseball game at Fairfield (7-21) on Tuesday afternoon. UConn's Aaron Hill was 3-for-4 with an RBI. ... Central...