| Nov 18, 2014
| 7:39 AM
When Connecticut author, editor, professor and playwright Cindy Wolfe Boynton set out to research and write her book, "Remarkable Women of Hartford" (History Press, 2014), she found it a challenge to limit herself on the number of her subjects.
| Sep 22, 2014
| 6:27 PM
EAST HARTFORD - What's the best way to get the National Football League to take the issue of domestic violence more seriously?
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal unveiled a proposal Monday that he said was designed to do just that, by putting an end to "blank...
| Nov 3, 2014
Morgan Vaughan's 4th birthday celebration was all about Lightning McQueen and family joy. "Morgan is a character," smiles his grandmother, Mary Midolo of Naugatuck. "He's a very happy child. Even in the hospital as a tiny baby, he wasn't a real crier....
| Oct 30, 2014
| 12:12 PM
HARTFORD — The four candidates trying to unseat state representatives from the city's delegation face a tough task.
Three of them are competing against well entrenched incumbents. Two are Republicans vying for seats in heavily Democratic...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:15 PM
New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer ("I Am Amelia Earhart" and "I Am Abraham Lincoln") was the special guest at Connecticut Children's Medical Center Annual Friends Storybook Gala held Saturday night, Oct. 25, at the Convention Center in...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 4:57 AM
PLYMOUTH — Police said they have seized a minivan they think struck and injured a boy Saturday and have been interviewing a suspect.
The vehicle was recovered in Waterbury with help from a motorist who recognized it after hearing news reports,...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 4:23 AM
NEW BRITAIN — With help from Stanley Black & Decker, the LAMPP Green and Healthy Homes Project plans to perform lead paint abatement in 60 city homes where children reside.
Standing Tuesday outside a Steele Road home that is on the list for work,...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Jay and Liz Scott live every day surrounded by the memory of their little girl.
In 2000, when Alexandra Scott, then 4, set up her first lemonade stand in front of the family's West Hartford home, the Scotts had no idea that they were witnessing the...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:29 PM
MANCHESTER – Eighteen-year-old Geralyz Sotomayor-Cruz kept her pregnancy a secret from her family because she was afraid of how her strict mother would react, according to a warrant for her arrest.
She gave birth to a boy Aug. 12 in the bathroom...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 7:56 AM
EAST HARTFORD — The mother of a newborn baby found dead in a trash can in August was arrested Thursday.
The woman, identified by police as Geralyz Sotomayor-Cruz, was charged with first-degree manslaughter, first-degree assault, risk of injury...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 3:39 PM
GRANBY — The 14-month old boy who was critically injured last week when the car in which he was riding collided with an armed truck has died, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner said Thursday.
Landon Ayers had been hospitalized at...