| Nov 6, 2013
| 10:55 AM
The jazz singer Giacomo Gates has taken some roundabout journeys. But they've served him well. He grew up in Bridgeport. Then he moved up to the frozen tundra when he was in his 20s.
"I split from here for like 15 years," says Gates, who spoke to the...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 7:29 AM
1) University of Connecticut
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2) University of Hartford
3) Wesleyan University
| Jul 11, 2014
| 11:39 AM
MIDDLETOWN - Behind a series of seemingly ordinary houses, six volunteers crouched in knee-deep holes with small shovels in an attempt to uncover the past.
The volunteers are part of an archaeological dig coordinated by Wesleyan University and the Cross...
| Jul 10, 2014
Camille A. Brown knows she's a role model. An acclaimed dancer-turned-choreographer, she moves beautifully herself, moves others in a variety of ways, and moves on to other challenges so that she's never standing still.
"I never wanted to have my own...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Sarah B. Jeffrey, an administrative fellow at Bristol Hospital, received the prestigious Early Career Healthcare Executive Regent's Award by the Connecticut Association of Healthcare Executives. The award recognizes Jeffrey's contributions toward the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:06 PM
HARTFORD — Hasidic rabbis from around Connecticut will gather in the Senate chambers on Wednesday afternoon to mark the 20th anniversary of the death of the Lubavitcher Rebbe, Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson.
They will be joined by other delegates...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:41 PM
James Rogers Miller Jr., a former state delegate from Montgomery County who spent 15 years as a federal district judge in Baltimore, died of congestive heart failure June 25 at HeartFields Assisted Living at Easton. He was 83.
"Judge Miller was an...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Ruth Mae Leggett died quietly at her home on June 29, 2014 at the age of 92. She was born in Mitchell, South Dakota and was one of five girls born to Theodore and Mable Lindstrom. Ruth graduated from Dakota Wesleyan University with a degree in English,...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 5:59 PM
D'Backs Call Up Ahmed
Former UConn standout Nick Ahmed (2011) played shortstop and went 1 for 3 in his first start with the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 2-1 loss to the San Diego Padres on Sunday. Ahmed became the third former UConn player currently on a...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 11:06 AM
MIDDLETOWN — The committee studying riverfront redevelopment has completed its report and submitted it to the common council.
The report "will serve as the vision that will guide future riverfront development," said Councilman Gerald Daley,...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Portugal's soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is suffering from tendinitis in his knee, which kept him out of a recent match against Greece. And a Ghanaian traditional priest named Nana Kwaku Bonsam has claimed credit for the injury.