| Jul 14, 2014
| 2:45 PM
The 22-year-old man suspected of firing a pistol into a crowd outside a Stamford nightclub early Sunday morning, wounding five people, had a gun permit.
So did the 23-year-old student who walked onto the University of New Haven campus in December with...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:35 AM
A very unsettling shadow is settling over the whole American educational endeavor. It's largely a consequence of the idea that every child should graduate from high school, be admitted to college and then graduate from college. In order to make that...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 10:51 AM
On Monday, with little fanfare, a law went into effect requiring anyone buying a rifle or shotgun to have a gun permit or eligibility certificate. Thus ended the phase-in of the multifaceted gun safety law passed in 2013 by the General Assembly and signed...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 4:15 AM
The 710th and final National Hockey League game at the Civic Center in Hartford began at 1:37 on Sunday afternoon in the spring of 1997.
At 4 p.m., the horn sounded and Connecticut said goodbye to major league sports. In between, 14,660 fans watched the...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 11:27 AM
The University of New Haven took the first step on winning a certification from the Defense Cyber Crime Center for teaching students how to do forensic investigations of digital records, devices and networks.
The school has partnered with the federal...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 9:58 PM
The Dodgers had an impressive security plan in place the day Bryan Stow was beaten outside the stadium and there is no evidence the organization could have prevented the attack, a sports facility and event management consultant testified Thursday....
| Jun 12, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Bryan Stow more than likely would have avoided being beaten in a Dodger Stadium parking lot had the organization followed its security policies and procedures, a risk management and security consultant testified Thursday.
Hired by the plaintiffs, Gil...
| May 15, 2014
| 10:19 AM
Among my fellow liberals this is not a popular view: Brown v. Board, the historic Supreme Court decision of May 1954, has had negative consequences as well as positive.
The unanimous decision of the court was intended to ensure that black students would...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:10 AM
Long before he became an internationally known forensic scientist sought out by the likes of the Kennedys and O.J. Simpson, Henry Lee began his career in a converted bathroom at the Bethany state police barracks.
Virtually a one-man operation with a...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:42 AM
NEW HAVEN - It might look like the teens at University of New Haven's engineering camp are playing with Legos and toy helicopters, but what they're doing isn't child's play.
For the past two weeks, 25 high school students from across Connecticut have...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 2:14 PM
NEWINGTON -- Elizabeth Green Elementary School has a new leader.
James Marciano took over Tuesday as the new principal at the pre-kindergarten-to-fourth-grade school, according to Superintendent of Schools William C. Collins.
"We're excited to have...