| Feb 3, 2015
| 4:21 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Religious institutions that receive state and local government contracts would be allowed to make hiring decisions based upon religion under a bill approved by the Indiana Senate.
Senators voted 39-11 on Tuesday in favor of the...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 6:56 AM
Wesleyan University will host the Connecticut premiere of "Goodbye to Language," the latest film by the legendary Jean-Luc Godard.
Movies by Godard are impossible to easily sum up, so let the film's description on imdb.com lead the way: "A married woman...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 1:52 PM
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Democrat Glenda Ritz won election as Indiana's schools chief in 2012 after campaigning against the private school voucher program, the state's A-F grading system for schools and other education initiatives that had been...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Scholarship Deadline Near
High School seniors have fewer than six weeks to apply for the Bohdan Kolinsky Memorial Journalism Scholarship, which offers prospective sportswriters $2,000 for their freshman year of college and can be renewed annually,...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 6:36 AM
HAMDEN — Quinnipiac University has banned the Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity from campus, suspended two students and expelled another after a student conduct investigation revealed a hazing incident at the school.
"The university has issued the...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Vigils have been held throughout the country and in Hartford this week in memory of two New York City police officers who were killed Dec. 20, marking a break in the anger toward law enforcement that has fueled nationwide protests for the past several...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 10:49 AM
The Sun’s investigative team — along with others in the newsroom — looks beyond official statements to examine issues that are important to Baltimore-area residents. Projects have scrutinized police brutality in Baltimore, Maryland&...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:00 AM
Downton Abby fans are invited to advance screenings of the first episode of the popular show’s new season. The free events, sponsored by Connecticut Public Television, take place on Friday, Jan 2, at 7 p.m.at Wesleyan University’s Center for...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:01 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Past soloists in the Middletown Goes to the Symphony program will return to the high school Dec. 27 to play a benefit concert.
Middletown High School has run the symphony program every two years since 1995, offering music students a...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Strip mall signs. Taco trucks. Small business mascots. Many an artist has documented the visual landscape of Los Angeles’ streets, but few have felt it as strongly as Billy Kheel.
For his last show, “Sunset Stitches,” at Trencher, a...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:00 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Mayor Daniel Drew has billed Wesleyan University $7,500 for the cost of police department overtime incurred during a student march and protest Dec. 8 that closed the city's busiest intersection for the afternoon.
In a brief letter...