| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:13 PM
The Trinity men's basketball team developed a nice feel for the season's potential by going nearly eight weeks without a loss.
The Bantams had won 10 in a row heading into Tuesday's home game against Merchant Marine Academy, which ended up being an eye-...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 3:22 PM
Teenagers thrive on technology, so a magnet high school for students jazzed about digital tech and design has to have not only the latest techy tools, but also an environment that sparks their creativity. Designed by Amenta Emma Architects, the Pathways...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 4:04 PM
Aetna CEO Mark T. Bertolini told employees at a meeting Monday the company is raising its minimum wage to $16 per hour in April.
It will be a pay boost for about 5,700 employees, of which 26 are in Connecticut. Most of the employees who will benefit...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 4:36 PM
Weaver-Hartford had a tough week, losing to two teams ranked in the top five in the state, No. 3 Farmington and No. 4 South Windsor. That dropped the Beavers to No. 10 in The Courant area high school girls basketball ratings. Top-rated Capital Prep-...
| Jan 11, 2015
Books on food, fantasy, President John F. Kennedy, a memoir and some new novels will be discussed by their authors at free events at R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Road, Madison. All require reservations: 203-245-3959 or www.rjjulia.com.
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:08 PM
High school: A 1992 graduate of New Fairfield High School, where she was part of two state championship teams. Named Gatorade player of the year for Connecticut as a senior.
College: The point guard helped lead UConn to its first national title as the...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 3:07 PM
Over the course of the season, The Courant will look back at the coaches and players who were a part of UConn's first national championship team 20 years ago (1994-95 season).
WEST HARTFORD — The two biggest things in Jen Rizzotti's life —...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 6:37 AM
In anticipation of Enfield's involvement in this year's Connecticut Invention Convention, parents and students participated in two "take-apart" nights in January.
The evenings, which were held Jan. 6 at Eli Whitney School and Jan. 8 at Prudence...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 9:03 AM
American Eagle Federal Credit Union will celebrate its 80th year in business in January 2015, under a new state charter and a new name – as American Eagle Financial Credit Union.
The credit union's conversion from a federal to state-charter also...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 4:19 PM
NEW YORK — Eleven months after Roger Clemens left Boston to embark on the twilight of his career, Pedro Martinez arrived as the new pitching ace of the Red Sox.
Over the next seven seasons, Martinez was among the best pitchers in baseball while...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:25 PM
Capital Prep of Hartford beat Christ the King (N.Y.) and Riverdale Baptist (Md.), No. 24 in the USA Today national rankings, last week to claim the No. 1 ranking in The Courant's first high school girls basketball ratings of the 2014-15 season. A showdown...