| Apr 22, 2015
| 6:32 AM
The University of Connecticut has reached its first tentative contract agreement with the union representing its graduate students.
The deal with the Graduate Employee Union-United Auto Workers would give the school's 2,200 teaching and research...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 9:28 AM
Earth Day Fair
ASHFORD – The Earth Day Fair, a fundraising event for the birds of prey at the Horizon Wings Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 9 Sand Hill Road, Ashford, will be held on Saturday, April 25, at 10 a.m. This event will features tours...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 2:23 AM
HARTFORD — The University of Connecticut not only has unquestioned success on the basketball court, but has scored recent victories at the Capitol as well.
Fresh off a national championship, the women's basketball team visited the Capitol last...
| Apr 14, 2015
| 7:51 AM
Benefit for Channel 3 kids' camp
HARTFORD - This year's Women Raising Awareness Philanthropically (WRAP) Luncheon will honor Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman on Friday, April 24, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Hartford Marriott Downtown with a guest list of over 250...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 9:12 AM
STORRS — Ambulances from several communities were called to the University of Connecticut campus Friday night to transport intoxicated students to area hospitals, a university spokeswoman said.
About 15 people were taken to hospitals in Windham and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:14 PM
VERNON — A doctoral student in chemistry, accused of threatening one of his professors at the University of Connecticut, was jailed in lieu of $50,000 bail after his arraignment on Thursday.
Jagadeswara Kona, 32, was charged with second-degree...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 1:19 PM
R.J. Julia Booksellers celebrates its 25th anniversary on April 19. The bookstore at 678 Boston Post Road, Madison, is known for presenting prominent and popular authors discussing their latest books, as well as other book-related events.
| Apr 15, 2015
| 9:00 PM
The California drought is wreaking havoc with the state's economy and forcing its residents to adapt. Why should this matter in Connecticut?
The superficial answers involve higher grocery bills and a westward diversion of federal dollars. The deeper...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 8:31 AM
John FitzGerald, a longtime Manchester resident and prominent lawyer, died Feb. 24. He was 87.
FitzGerald was born in Danbury and was partner with the Howard, Kohn, Sprague and FitzGerald law firm in Hartford for 48 years. The firm, established in 1786,...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 2:01 PM
At a sprawling Bronze Age cemetery in southern Jordan, archaeologists have developed a unique way of peering into the murky world of antiquities looting: With aerial photographs taken by a homemade drone, researchers are mapping exactly where —...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:09 PM
If 11 a.m. on Sunday is the most segregated hour in America, as the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. once observed about churches, then the next most segregated might be 11 p.m. Saturday on college campuses when the Greeks start partying.