| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Any assessment of the federal effort to make schools safer since the Sandy Hook massacre on Dec. 14 must admit failure.
That's the somber truth that President Obama had to face Monday afternoon when he returned to Connecticut, the site of the shocking...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 2:37 PM
Delivering the weekly White House address in place of President Barack Obama, the mother of a child killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings said the nation needs new gun laws "before our tragedy becomes your tragedy."
| Apr 15, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Music is the message for the Sigma Alpha Iota fraternity at the University of Hartford's Hartt School.
Each year, the the local chaper of the international music fraternity runs a series of smaller fundraisers leading up to the big one in March, the...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Peter Thum is a New York City-based social entrepreneur whose humanitarian ventures include Ethos, the bottled water brand that is sold in Starbucks and funds clean water projects in South Africa. Though he is a man of peace and social consciousness,...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:40 AM
1) Latin Fest 2013 — Grupo Niche and Henry Santos of Aventura, Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts, 2132 Hillside Road, Storrs Mansfield, (860) 486-4226. Sat., Apr. 6, 8 p.m. jorgensen.uconn.edu. $25-$40.
2) Film: Tattoo Nation, AMC Loews...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 9:30 AM
HARTFORD -- President Obama will travel to the state next week to push for gun control, the second trip he has made to Connecticut since the Newtown shootings.
The White House announced the event in a statement Tuesday:
"On Monday, April 8,...
| Apr 5, 2013
A profound sense of abiding friendship and a passionate desire to express support and love for the families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown is the moving force behind an all-star jazz benefit concert that will be...
| Apr 25, 2013
Jimmy Greene, the celebrated jazz musician whose daughter was one of the 26 victims of the mass shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School on Dec. 14, joins noted jazz friends, fellow faculty members and students Thursday, April 25, at 7 p.m. in the...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Senior point guard Max Guercy, who has helped lead Alemany to first place in the Mission League, has been offered a scholarship by the University of Hartford, Coach Tray Meeks said. -- Eric Sondheimer...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 1:22 PM
In contrast to more than 450 other youth camps in Connecticut, the summer programs run in West Hartford by Daniel Doyle Jr., such as Camp Renaissance and Doyle's basketball skills clinics, were never licensed by the state Department of Public Health....
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:45 AM
The butt-ugly, Super Pac-polluted landscape of the Republican presidential primary battlefield may be the best argument yet for liberals who want a constitutional amendment to overturn “Citizens United.”
That’s the code name for the...