| Sep 18, 2013
| 6:00 AM
University of Hartford Gospel Choir
The University of Hartford's gospel choir, now in its second decade of existence, is a place where students and community members can sing together in an environment of mutual respect and support.
"We meet weekly,"...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Five Points Gallery, 33 Main St. in Torrington, presents two new shows, Jenni Freidman’s “Bounce” and Jen Simms’ “Subconscious Echoes of the Everyday,” from Friday, Sept. 20, to Sunday, Oct. 20.
An opening reception...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 12:00 PM
This image of a Rwandan child is one element of the new exhibit at The University of Hartford’s Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies, “Genocide: Israel Charny and the Scourge of the Twentieth Century.”
The show will open at the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Hartford women's basketball coach Jen Rizzotti has been named one of four court coaches to work with Geno Auriemma's national team at a mini-camp this weekend.
Rizzotti will join DePaul coach Doug Bruno, Chicago Sky coach Pokey Chapman and South...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The appeal of independent film has always been about more than the quality of the movies themselves. The term "independent" carries a mystique of its own — a suggestion of home-grown, organic creativity unleashed to the world against the odds. Think...
| Apr 7, 2013
Would the story of the Goodspeed Opera House make a good musical?
The thought occurred to me while I was interviewing Michael Price, who's been with the Victorian theater on the Connecticut River in East Haddam for 46 of its 50 years. During lunch at...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 2:39 AM
They are considered the Hartford area's movers and shakers, the politicians, the athletes, the executive director's, the financial whiz kids and non-profit leaders who have already racked up a few accomplishments in their young lives and are expected to...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:20 PM
Evan Russell, a sophomore-to-be at the University of Hartford, finished tied atop the leaderboard at the U.S. Amateur Sectional Qualifying tournament and earned one of three spots in the upcoming U.S. Amateur Championship.
Russell, of Grantham, N.H.,...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:26 PM
Damion Lowe of the Hartford men's soccer team earned an all-conference honor for his play in the Premier Development League, it was announced Tuesday. He was one of 44 players honored.
Lowe, who will be a junior defender for the Hawks, is from Kingston,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:05 AM
Most cultures have developed an improvisational, mystical musical tradition or two, and Korea is no exception. Head to Hillyer Hall on Thursday evening for the Ensemble Sinawi (pictured), an internationally renowned group of Korean musicians who'll take...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 1:51 PM
Ivoryton has its “Dreamgirls.” Sheniqua Denise Trotman, JennLee Shallow and Ashley Jeudy will star in the theater’s production of the musical, directed by Lawrence Thelen. Choreography is by Todd L. Underwood with musical direction by...