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  • CREC Renames School In Honor of Sandy Hook Victim

    CREC Renames School In Honor of Sandy Hook Victim
    The Capitol Region Education Council has renamed one of its magnet schools in honor of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene, a former Hartford resident who was among the young victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting. Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts...
  • Western Connecticut State University Bomb Threat A Hoax, Officials Say

    DANBURY — A bomb threat later determined to be a hoax caused Western Connecticut State University to evacuate four campus buildings for several hours Friday afternoon, the university said. The threat, received about 1 p.m. by the university...
  • How will hunt for alleged trooper shooter Eric Frein end?

    How will hunt for alleged trooper shooter Eric Frein end?
    For more than a week he's been out there. Somewhere. Eric Matthew Frein's ability to fade into the forest after allegedly gunning down two Pennsylvania state troopers Sept. 12 has nerves rattled across the Keystone State and beyond. Experts say the fear...
  • 942 Students Enroll In "Get Back To Go Ahead" Program, Gov Says

    942 Students Enroll In "Get Back To Go Ahead" Program, Gov Says
    More than 900 students have enrolled in college as part of the state's "Go Back To Get Ahead" program, according to Gov. Dannel Malloy's office.  The program encourages state residents to re-enroll in college to finish their associate or bachlor...
  • Regional Digest: Rock Cats Split Pair

    Rock Cats Split Pair The Rock Cats split a pair of games against the Binghamton Mets Tuesday, winning the early game 5-1 and losing 3-2 in a makeup for a game that had been postponed on July 2. Right fielder Tony Thomas led the Rock Cats' offense in...
  • Lanza's Psychiatric Treatment Revealed In Documents

    Lanza's Psychiatric Treatment Revealed In Documents
    Buried in the thousands of pages of police reports released Friday into the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, new details about Adam Lanza's mental health and his treatment have emerged, revealing that he was seen at the Yale Child Study Center in...
  • Edinburgh Hit 'The Events' A Highlight Of Arts And Ideas Fest

    Edinburgh Hit 'The Events' A Highlight Of Arts And Ideas Fest
    David Greig remembers walking with his 12-year-old son in the Scottish Highlands in July 2011 when they stopped at a remote town, picked up a newspaper and were stunned at the news: 33-year-old Anders Breivik killed 69 people and wounded 33 others, mostly...
  • Expansion? Wing It On! Hopes To Bring It On

    Expansion? Wing It On! Hopes To Bring It On
    WATERBURY — "When I opened, I really just wanted to have one little store, be my own boss, making a modest living," said Matt Ensero, 29, owner of Wing It On! Ensero launched the wings/burgers/wraps spot in a 765-square-foot, 22-seat space in a...
  • Jazzman Jimmy Greene shares beauty of daughter's life, lost at Newtown

    Jazzman Jimmy Greene shares beauty of daughter's life, lost at Newtown
    When Jimmy Greene and his quartet take the stage at Jazziz Thursday night, his sets may include “Ana Grace,” a song Greene wrote in 2008 about his then pre-school-age daughter. The song awakens slowly, with piano and Greene’s tenor sax...
  • Hitting the Small Screen: Connecticut Designers in the Apps and Games Business

    Hitting the Small Screen: Connecticut Designers in the Apps and Games Business
    To the casual, iPhone-toting observer on the street, success in the app-development game means launching the next Angry Birds, the next Words with Friends, the next Fruit Ninja. It's all about creating that simple, super-addictive, viral app that pays for...
  • A Small Press, Specializing in New Fiction, Blooms in West Hartford

    A Small Press, Specializing in New Fiction, Blooms in West Hartford
    Dan Pope had every intention of becoming a lawyer. The West Hartford native graduated law school, passed the bar and began practicing the trade. There was only one problem: he always knew, deep inside, he was a writer. Not just a weekend hobbyist but a...