| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:51 PM
WEST HARTFORD - The candidates for governor campaigned Saturday in hopes of emerging on Election Day, Nov. 4th, as the ultimate winner, but the biggest loser appears to be already decided - negative campaign commercials.
That was the sentiment...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Well, according to Wesleyan University’s study, anyway. Yes, in the world of mud-slinging negative political campaigns, we’re number one followed by Florida and Wisconsin. Here’s the story: http://cour.at/1tzEjZk. I’m frankly a...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 1:41 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Wesleyan University is sponsoring an archaeology fair Saturday, inviting people to learn about archaeological projects and research in Connecticut and the Northeast.
The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Exley Science...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 9:02 AM
The Mark Twain House's annual fundraiser event, Mark My Words 2014: A WICKED Cool Evening!, will be held Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m., at The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford.
Author Gregory Maguire, whose novel, "Wicked: The Life and Times of the...
| 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,...