| Jan 19, 2014
| 12:07 PM
Goalkeeper Andre Blake of UConn was the top overall selection in Thursday's MLS SuperDraft, going to Philadelphia.
Defender Damion Lowe of Hartford was selected eighth overall by Seattle.
Some more on Blake from UConn here and here.
Blake is the...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 4:24 PM
SIMSBURY — When an elderly woman showed up at a small law firm several years ago and asked for help managing her estate, an attorney asked her what she thought it was worth.
Kathleen Magowan said she didn't really know. She thought maybe about...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The Hartt School at the University of Hartford presents “The Cider House Rules,” Peter Parnell’s stage adaptation of the John Irving novel on Thursday, Oct. 10 to 13 at the McCray Theater, Handel Performing Arts Center, 35 Westbourne...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 9:57 AM
Hartford junior forward Mark Nwakamma has been named to the America East preseason first team, the conference announced. He is joined by Stony Brook senior guard Dave Coley, Vermont senior forward Brian Voelkel, Binghamton sophomore guard Jordan Reed...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:25 AM
Hartford Art School’s Faculty Exhibition will be on the walls at the Joseloff Gallery, on the campus of tht University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Ave. in West Hartford, until Friday, Nov. 1.
The artworks are in ceramics, drawing, illustration,...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:25 AM
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus has been entertaining the masses for a long, long time. In order to keep things fresh, they adopt themes so that every year you're not seeing the exact same show. This fall, the show is called Dragons, and it'...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 6:08 PM
WEST HARTFORD — T-Bone stood on third base and glanced at the University of Hartford baseball players lined up on the foul line cheering for him. Then he tipped his cap to them.
Ryan Carter, a junior right-handed pitcher at Hartford, loves...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:54 PM
WEST HARTFORD — If a St. Louis Cardinals fan died and went to Redbird heaven, chances are strong it would look exactly like the basement of Mel Roder's home on Avon Mountain.
When Roder invited us over to take a look at what he called his Cardinals...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:25 AM
If you're looking to buy a rock-music-inspired piece of art, there are essentially two categories out there to choose from. There's the official stuff — sanctioned by bands, with approved names and/or logos proudly displayed, often in huge, eye-...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Long drive this morning, but early enough to avoid rush hour, to the Bridgeport Holiday Inn, where representatives of Connecticut’s six mid-major men’s basketball teams gathered for the Connecticut 6 Classic Breakfast, drumming up interest for...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Among themselves, they call each other by the order in which they led Hartford Stage with Jacques Cartier, who founded the theater in 1963 being "One."
"Two" through "Five" —- Paul Weidner, Mark Lamos, Michael Wilson and the theater's present...