| Oct 13, 2014
| 7:22 PM
HARTFORD — The last time a non-Democrat held the office of attorney general in Connecticut was in 1959. The current Democratic occupant, George Jepsen, was all of 5 years old back then.
In this election, Jepsen is being challenged by opponents...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Connecticut's pizza dominance can never be denied. But beyond the famous names that have been around for decades, we're taking a look at some new kids on the block. These are some of the most noteworthy pizzerias that have fired up ovens in Connecticut...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy awarded projects in Bridgeport and Milford a total of $5.1 million to engineer and develop electrical microgrids that would connect critical buildings with on-site power generation in the event of an outage.
The funding is far...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:29 AM
To play the character of man who has lost it all in Sharr White's "Annapurna," now playing at Harford's TheaterWorks, you need an actor devoid of vanity.
"I don't know if you can find one," laughs Vasili Bogazianos who plays the character of a man who's...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Keiji Shinohara loves watching and listening to people's reactions to his artwork, because he hears things that never occurred to him.
"Somebody will look at it and say 'Oh, have you been to Saskatchewan, Canada? Because it looks exactly like that!',"...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:00 AM
If you were looking for a director to take on a big-screen version of the much-loved 1972 children's book "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day," Miguel Arteta would seem at first glance like, if not a terrible, horrible, no good,...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 11:15 AM
At 42, pianist/composer Vijay Iyer is at the top of his game, a Harvard professor, MacArthur fellowship recipient, perennial winner of various jazz polls and, most recently, an ECM recording artist. The centerpiece of his debut for that label, "Mutations,...
| Sep 25, 2014
New technologies, and a little help from the U.S. Supreme Court, have made it possible for large numbers of women to find out whether they carry genetic mutations that increase their risk of breast cancer — a development warmly welcomed by experts...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Hartford Men Beat Central
The Hartford men's soccer team rallied from a 1-0 deficit to beat Central 3-1 Wednesday night in West Hartford. The Hawks improve to 4-3-2; the Blue Devils, who had won three of their past four, drop to 4-4-0.
| Oct 5, 2014
Benjamin Griffin, associate editor for the Mark Twain Papers & Project at the University of California, Berkeley, will give a free talk on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 5:30 p.m., following a 5 p.m. reception at The Mark Twain House & Museum, 51 Farmington Ave.,...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Decades before the Great Depression, when houses became smaller, East Hampton was a thriving manufacturing center that employed the Connecticut River and railroads to trade everything from ship components, toys and bells, to batting that filled cracks...