| Jul 12, 2013
| 11:33 AM
Instead of continuing his attempts to climb the baseball ladder, former Orioles minor league first baseman Mike Flacco has traded in his glove and bat for a pair of football cleats and a helmet.
The younger brother of Ravens quarterback and Super Bowl...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:34 AM
For Merritt Island linebacker Ty Schwab, there was never any question as to where he wanted to play college football.
So when Boston College head coach Steve Addazio offered him a scholarship during a phone conversation on Monday, the rest of the...
| 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...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:43 AM
A pair of finals-week threats sent shivers through two Boston-area campuses Monday morning, adding to a seemingly ever-growing number of New England universities to face scares over the past two months.
Four buildings on Harvard University's campus in...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 8:56 PM
Alert: Unconfirmed reports of explosives at four sites on campus: Science Center, Thayer, Sever and Emerson. Evacuate those buildings now.
Harvard University issued that warning Monday morning, and police swarmed the Cambridge, Mass., campus for several...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:43 PM
New Haven sophomore tight end Mike Flacco hopes to join his older brother, Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, in the NFL next season.
Flacco is declaring early for the NFL draft, according to a source, after being selected as a third-team Division II All-...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Three hundred and seventy-five years ago Tuesday, when the Fundamental Orders of 1639 became law for the settlers of Hartford, Windsor and Wethersfield, its authors could not have imagined that they created what many historians would later call the world'...
| 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...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Central Connecticut issued the following press release Wednesday to announce the hiring of Pete Rossomando as its football coach ...
Central Connecticut State University Director of Athletics Paul Schlickmann has announced that Pete Rossomando is the...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 12:56 PM
For Pete Rossomando to take the job as football coach at Central Connecticut, he of course had to leave New Haven, where he spent the last five seasons. Here is the press release from UNH ...
WEST HAVEN, Conn. - University of New Haven Associate Vice...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 3:59 PM
Comet ISON is barreling toward the center of our solar system, where on Thanksgiving it will slingshot around the sun and head back past Earth.
It's already putting on one of the best shows we've had in a while. Astronomers announced Nov. 14 that the...