| Nov 15, 2014
| 2:55 PM
HARTFORD — Weaver High is undergoing renovation and appeared all but abandoned Wednesday afternoon, with the exception of the Doc Hurley Field House around back.
Inside the gym, there were people in the stands and, in the middle of the court a...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:15 PM
WEST HARTFORD — The University of Hartford men's basketball team narrowly defeated Saint Peter's University 51-50 in its home opener at Chase Family Pavilion on Sunday.
Taylor Dyson led the Hawks (1-1), converting on all five of his three-point...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 6:05 AM
If you need some holiday or special occasion table inspiration, get down to the Town & County Club today.
The rooms and rooms of beautiful tablescapes ranging from circus-inspired "Circo" theme complete with striped tent, golden peanuts and lush Duralee...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Bands are used to the drill by now: take a few promotional photos (smiling, serious, pouty, ready to bust some heads) and put them on your press-kit page, so a club owner (or journalist) can put images with the sounds. iPhones and inexpensive digital...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 1:20 PM
About a quarter of Connecticut households are above the federal poverty level but have earnings or retirement income that is barely enough to meet basic necessities, the Connecticut United Ways say in a new report.
The income threshold varies by...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 10:59 AM
Architects and planners like grand schemes. "Make no little plans," counseled Chicago architect Daniel Burnham just over a century ago. But maybe today we need to think differently about a city like Hartford, whose future might lie in thousands of...
| Nov 22, 2014
| 2:28 PM
HARTFORD — Haley Rice was 14 years old when her father killed himself.
It happened Nov. 28, the day after Thanksgiving and two days before her birthday.
Rice is now a senior at the University of Hartford. She is a co-captain of the cross country...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:55 AM
A free celebration at the Hartford Public Library will launch "Hartford Through Time" ($22.95), a book published by the library's Hartford History Center. The launch party will be held Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 5:30 p.m. at the Center, 500 Main St., Hartford....
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:01 PM
Dennis McCormack first started running the Manchester Road Race when he was 14. He was a freshman on the cross country team at East Catholic High School. He wore black Converse sneakers. It was 1965.
His family always went to watch the race, so he might...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 4:09 PM
The University of Hartford men's basketball team is coming off two consecutive winning seasons. And the Hawks have nine players returning. One of them, senior forward Mark Nwakamma, is a preseason All-Conference pick.
All of it adds up to Hartford...
| Oct 25, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Reports of sexual assault climbed last year on many Connecticut college campuses, an increase that college officials and experts attributed to heightened awareness and expanded educational programs that make it easier for victims to come forward.