| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Thumbs down on Hartford officials for failing to address a house at 94 Homestead Ave. that was gutted by fire five months ago. How long does this thing sit there, an eyesore and potential liability?
Congratulations to Wesleyan University's football...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 5:39 AM
Tom Zetterstrom traveled to China in 1981 with a group from Yale and broke away as often as he could to capture some photos of real life. In three weeks, Zetterstrom shot 150 rolls of film. When he got home, he finally saw his pictures. And he was drawn...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:40 PM
In an opening salvo of contract talks, Pratt & Whitney management is asking the Machinists union to give up 252 jobs at the East Hartford and Middletown plants, clearing the way for the company to bring in outside contractors for materials handling work...
| Nov 6, 2013
MITCHELL — The Dakota Wesleyan University men’s basketball team got a couple of weapons back in its 69-36 win over Presentation College Tuesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
The Tigers (2-0) saw the return of forward Jalen Voss and...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Strange things are afoot at Grambling State University, the historically black Louisiana school where the football players recently revolted against an interim coach and refused to play a game because of deplorable training and facility conditions....
| Oct 21, 2013
Writers: Looking for workshops to help you with craft, or maybe a conference where you can pitch your story/book idea? Or maybe you love seeing your work judged against that of others and are always on the lookout for the latest writing contest. We're...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Well, the USA Today annual ranking of American colleges and universities is out and University of Connecticut advocates are all whipped up that their school has risen to No. 19! It is the highest point UConn has reached in this annual Fall rite of...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Shelved years ago, a plan that suggested powering Metro-North with fuel cells rather than commercial power is finding renewed attention after a failed transmission cable crippled the rail line last month.
The railroad, which connects thousands of...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 4:05 PM
I've noted that some citizens of Connecticut have expressed chagrin at the cost of governors' portraits. While I won't evaluate the aesthetic merits of Gov. M. Jodi Rell's portrait, I will say I have no qualms regarding its existence and its placement...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Atlantic writer and senior editor Ta-Nehisi Coates (pictured) took down Brad Paisley earlier this year, when he felt the country star wasn't responding appropriately to criticism of his song "Accidental Racist" (featuring L.L. Cool J). When it comes to...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:34 PM
The crazy wing of the Republican Party finally got what it wanted. The federal government has been shut down for the first time in nearly 18 years because the GOP refused to approve further government funding unless the Patient Protection and Affordable...