| 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 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 5, 2015
| 12:54 PM
A short film will be shot starting at the end of January on Park Street in Hartford, and the production team is holding a casting call on Tuesday, Jan. 6, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Billings Forge Studio, 140 Russ St.
The writer and director of "Hasta Manana"...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 12:05 PM
For composers and listeners (the saying goes, anyway), the string quartet is the closest thing you'll find to pure music. The JACK Quartet — performing at the University of Hartford on Oct. 16 to kick off the godsent Garmany Series — has a...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:04 PM
HARTFORD — A University of Hartford student was arrested Sunday after police found evidence of a marijuana-selling operation in his dorm room, police said.
Forrest Lennhoff, 18, of North Andover, Mass., was charged with operating a drug factory,...
| 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 11, 2014
| 4:01 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Past soloists in the Middletown Goes to the Symphony program will return to the high school Dec. 27 to play a benefit concert.
Middletown High School has run the symphony program every two years since 1995, offering music students a...
| 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...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 11:48 AM
Sometimes the Hartford Unitarian Meeting House looks like an opening lotus blossom in a green pond. Covered with snow, maybe it's a futuristic igloo. The distinctive building, which marks its 50th anniversary this month, is one of the landmark religious...