| 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...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Think about it — a beautiful night in June, sitting in the stands behind home plate, looking out at the downtown Hartford skyline. How better to put an exclamation point on the Hartford renaissance!
I love this dream. I travel frequently to...
| Jun 12, 2014
As a part of the third-annual Connecticut Music Awards, we asked readers in April to vote for their favorite bands and artists from around the state. Here are the results. Thanks for voting, and congratulations to the winners.
Album of the Year: James...
| 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...
| Aug 22, 2014
BLOOMFIELD — Bill Denehy's photograph was once side-by-side with future hall of fame pitcher Tom Seaver on a baseball card featuring two of the New York Mets most promising rookies.
Now, almost 40 years later, any photo of Denehy is likely to...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Walter Harrison, a serious man of letters, is not without that most important of qualities: A dry sense of humor.
"So you want to check in with the wrong side of history," the University of Hartford president said after picking up the phone the other...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:55 AM
The Little Theatre of Manchester at Cheney Hall has been buzzing with preparation for the performance of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee." The show runs Aug. 8 through Aug. 17.
Gloria Trombley is the director and choreographer of the two-...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Rock Cats Lose On Road
The Rock Cats outhit the RubberDucks but managed just one run in a 3-1 loss in Akron Thursday night. New Britain's only run came in the seventh when Eddie Rosario scored on a fielder's choice groundout. Winning pitcher was...