| Jul 18, 2014
| 10:17 AM
Sean Newcomb, the ace lefthander from the Hartford baseball team who was selected with the 15th overall pick in the June MLB draft, has agreed to terms on a contract with the Angels.
Newcomb, the Hartford career leader in strikeouts with 243 over...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:38 PM
Left-hander Sean Newcomb, the first-round pick who signed with the Angels for $2.518 million Friday, will report to the team’s Arizona Summer League affiliate on Sunday with a tentative plan to join Class-A Burlington (Iowa) in the Midwest League by...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 1:29 AM
KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout doubled with one out in the bottom of the 16th inning and, after Albert Pujols grounded out to the pitcher and Josh Hamilton was intenionally walked, pinch-hitter Efren Navarro stroked reliever Dominic Leone's first pitch into...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Four days before Kyla Ryng and her husband, Alex Ryng, were found dead in a murder-suicide, Alex's older brother confronted her and accused her of cheating on her husband, according to an arrest warrant.
Skyler Ryng, 28, walked into her house...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:01 PM
They are referred to simply as "Westbrook-Bowles."
Westbrook Village and Chester Bowles Park are two old, dilapidated housing projects that occupy a lot of land — a total of more than 130 acres — on two non-adjoining parcels in the...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 9:49 AM
Hartford baseball coach Justin Blood, having led the Hawks to a program record 31 victories in his third season, will be in the Hawks dugout through 2019.
The full press release issued by UHart...
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. – After leading the...
| May 28, 2014
| 3:14 PM
The Huskies will not be going to Disney World next season. That's the offshoot of the American Athletic Conference men's basketball pairings, which were announced Wednesday.
With three teams coming in, Tulsa, Tulane and East Carolina, and two departing,...
| May 29, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Guard Prince Ali, who gave UConn an oral commitment last November, has changed his mind.
"After talking it over with my family," Ali saidon Twitter Thursday, "I have decided to re-open my recruitment! I still love UConn and I am still considering UConn!...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Cirque du Soleil is coming to Hartford and Bridegeport this week and next and is bringing with it a fantastical story, clowns, acrobats and lavish costumes. It's also bringing Damion Corideo, a Goshen native who has been performing as a percussionist...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:29 AM
In May, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan visited Hartford to discuss the importance of college readiness, access and affordability. Several state and local education and political leaders accompanied Secretary Duncan on his visit to the...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:36 PM
WEST HARTFORD -- For Sean Newcomb, these handful of days are the calm between storms.
Newcomb, a 6-foot-5 junior lefthander, led the Hartford baseball team to arguably its best season in history by going 8-2 with a 1.25 ERA and 106 strikeouts in 93 1/...