| 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 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 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 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 —...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Thumbs down to Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra for naming four former Hartford fire chiefs, along with the current police chief, to a panel charged with reviewing operations of the troubled Hartford Fire Department.
In the past eight months the...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Belle Ribicoff has been a major figure behind the scenes of a local success story, Hartford Stage. Last month, the Stage held an evening of song and dance to, in its words, honor "our beloved and longtime friend" for her "innumerable and immeasurable"...
| Dec 20, 2014
| 4:08 PM
WEST HARTFORD — It would be easy for Katie Roth to lose hope. To despair. To say "Why me?" Or even just "Why?"
Roth has already graduated from the University of Hartford but has played exactly one season of basketball there. Plus the four games...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 4:36 PM
In a recent five-game stretch, Sacred Heart guard Cane Broome, a freshman from East Hartford, made 37 of 53 field goals (69.8 percent) and scored 100 points.
Few, if any, players in the nation were as productive or efficient over that 18-day span, when...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Where can you find information on books to read for your own pleasure or for book club meetings, or about author appearances in the area? The weekly Writestuff column is a good place to start, but there are other sources.
First on your list should be...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 1:26 PM
Cherelle Moore scored 20 points, including six down the stretch, as the University of Hartford women's basketball team held off Sacred Heart 68-63 in a non-conference game Sunday afternoon at Chase Arena.
Adaysha Williams led Sacred Heart (4-4) with...