| Dec 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Where can you find information on books to read for your own pleasure or for book club meetings, or about author appearances in the area? The weekly Writestuff column is a good place to start, but there are other sources.
First on your list should be...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:07 PM
MERIDEN – On Pratt Street, a three-story building stands alone against the sky. A cross in a top floor window provides a sign that life has returned to this once-dormant factory.
Many in Meriden remember when the sprawling structure housed the New...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Mariota Wins Camp Award
University of Oregon junior quarterback Marcus Mariota has been selected as the 2014 Walter Camp Player of the Year. The award is voted on by the nation's 125 Football Bowl Subdivision head coaches and sports information...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 7:32 PM
Mike Mancini spent a whirlwind couple of days in New York last week, rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest names from college football's past and present.
On Monday, he attended a show at Radio City Music Hall and grabbed food and drink at...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:21 AM
Connecticut started with an innovation, called the "Constitution State" because it formed a formal government with what some say is the first ever such charter – the Fundamental Orders – in the late 1630s.
As the "Provision State," it...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 3:52 PM
TCU's Patterson Named Camp Coach Of Year
Gary Patterson, head coach of the TCU Horned Frogs, has been named the Walter Camp Coach of the Year by a vote of the nation's 125 Football Bowl Subdivision head coaches and sports information directors....
| Dec 19, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Hartford Stage’s associate artistic director will now be running a theater of his own.
Williams, a member of the Hartford Stage artistic team for more than a decade, is the new artistic director of Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carré located in the...
| 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...