| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Over four days and nights, Trinity College brings the world of hip-hop to Hartford for the eighth straight year. Friday culminates with a b-boy/b-girl battle (7-10 p.m., Mather Hall) and the Jam (10 p.m.), with Brown Rice Family, Political Animals,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 1:20 PM
National Theatre Live will broadcast a live performance of Arthur Wing Pinero's "The Magistrate" starring Oscar nominee and Tony Award-winner John Lithgow at cinemas and theaters across North America this week, including screens in Connecticut. There...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Puffing dabs. No mawltards spilling schwill on me. No Alaska bathroom lines. And puffing dabs. #couchtour positives. — @walker_albert, Dec. 28, 2012.
It's a weekday night in the suburbs. The kids are in bed, and you're wide awake. What to do?...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Roughly one in three college seniors nationwide has taken illegally obtained prescription amphetamines. And they don't feel bad about it.
That's according to the Center on Young Adult Health and Development, a research institute at the University of...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Tibet is coming to Trinity College in the form of a large eight-by-eight-foot work of art made of sand. And it's not arriving completed. Six Buddhist nuns from the Keydong Thuk-che Choeling Nunnery in Nepal arrived for the third time at Trinity College in...
| 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...
| 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...