| Dec 26, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Now that the CTfastrak bus rapid-transit project between New Britain and Hartford is three months from its scheduled opening — and on schedule — the subject seems to come up at every holiday party. "What do you think about the busway?" "Should...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 4:02 PM
HARTFORD — Saundra Kee Borges, who has served as the city's top lawyer for more than four years, announced Tuesday that she plans to resign. Her last day with the city is Jan. 30.
Deputy Corporation Counsel Henri Alexandre will serve in the top...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:36 AM
HAMDEN — Quinnipiac University has banned the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity from campus, suspended two students and expelled another after a student conduct investigation revealed a hazing incident at the school.
"The university has issued the...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 11:19 AM
HARTFORD — Some marched with hands above their heads. Others rang bells and carried signs.
But all joined in the chant that has becoming a rallying cry for activists throughout the country — "Hands up, don't shoot."
More than 100 people...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The University of Connecticut is considering purchase of the 98-room Nathan Hale Inn and Conference Center at the Storrs campus as the university seeks to address a shortage of dormitory space.
UConn's board of trustees will consider Wednesday if the...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Luke Bronin announced Tuesday he would resign from his position as general counsel for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and said he is "strongly considering" a run for mayor of Hartford in 2015.
Bronin said he would resign his post Jan. 7, when Malloy is scheduled...
| Sep 21, 2014
Orioles slugger Chris Davis, suspended recently for using a banned stimulant, was caught amid a leaguewide crackdown that began three years ago as players' use of Adderall spiked, according to sports physicians and other experts.
Amphetamines — a...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 8:05 AM
A hush fell over parts of downtown New Haven shortly after noon on Friday as several hundred protesters marched hand-in-hand and in silence to the court house to protest incidents in Ferguson and Staten Island, where police killed black men, and Cleveland...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:32 PM
Students on the Manchester High School yearbook staff are working to complete the 100th edition of the school's "Somanhis" yearbook.
While most students don't start to think of the yearbook until the end of the school year, the class of students who...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 5:13 AM
Last week, it was the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade in New York. Thursday, it was the national Christmas tree lighting in Washington.
The next stop for Mo'ne Davis, Little League baseball star and University of Connecticut women's basketball wannabe,...
| 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...