| Jun 22, 2010
Mayor Eddie A. Perez was back at work at city hall Monday. He had a busy day by all accounts — but didn't resign.
The mayor, fresh from his conviction Friday on bribery and extortion charges, made no public appearances or statements and spent the...
| Jun 23, 2010
When Pedro Segarra stepped off a bus in Hartford more than 30 years ago, he felt an instant connection with the city.
Despite having little money and no place to stay, Hartford felt safe to the boy who, at 15, had left the South Bronx to escape the...
| Jun 26, 2010
After a week of uncertainty about when Mayor Eddie A. Perez would resign following his conviction on corruption charges, the transition occurred Friday in the span of a minute.
Pledging to change the way city government is run, Pedro Ernesto Segarra, the...
| Mar 10, 2009
| 1:18 PM
More than two years ago, labor disputes at the Hartford Marriott Downtown marred the hotel's opening, chasing away some business from it and the Connecticut Convention Center next door.
Wrapped up in the tussle was a legal fight between the city and...
| Apr 10, 2009
| 5:13 PM
Total time: 8 minutes
Note: From Eddie Perez at the Foundry restaurant, who recommends making this drink with Noilly Prat vermouth and a Trinidad rum made from sugarcane juice such as 10 Cane Rum.
1 large pear
1/4 cherimoya (grapefruit-...
| Apr 14, 2009
The e-mail came to the city on a February morning in 2007.
"Mr. Rose," a state inspector wrote to John Rose, the city's attorney, "I am requesting the following items relative to my investigation …"
That Feb. 22 e-mail came at the start of what...
| Jan 10, 2010
A high school student from Rocky Hill was killed and at least two other students were seriously injured Saturday when a school bus carrying 16 gifted math and science students to a robotics competition crashed though a highway guardrail and down an...
| Sep 15, 2010
Eddie Alberto Perez, the city's first Hispanic mayor, who promised an era of reform and accountability when he was elected nearly a decade ago, was sentenced to three years in prison Tuesday for accepting deeply discounted home repairs and trying to...