| May 19, 2014
| 3:38 PM
How long can Hartford keep doing this?
The city is in the throes of its annual struggle to pass something that passes for a balanced budget, an exercise that gets more challenging each year.
In his budget address last month, Mayor Pedro Segarra...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 7:46 AM
HARTFORD — More than a year of secret talks culminated Wednesday on the steps of city hall as the mayor and the owner of the New Britain Rock Cats announced a deal to bring the minor league baseball team to Hartford.
What had been whispered by...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:00 PM
HARTFORD — One day after the city drew more than 200,000 for the UConn dual championship celebration, Hartford scored another college basketball triumph.
The American Athletic Conference announced Monday it will play its men's basketball...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Beth Schiavino-Narváez, administradora en el sistema escolar de Montgomery en Maryland, ha sido nombrada la próximo superintendente escolar de la ciudad.
La Junta de educación ha designado a Schiavino-Narváez durante una reunión especial el lunes que...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 7:40 AM
La nueva asistente especial a la junta escolar de la ciudad recibirá una remuneración de $900 por día hasta el 30 de junio, según el contrato de trabajo publicado el lunes.
La Junta votó unánimemente el jueves por la noche nombrar a Jacqueline Jacoby,...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Rock Cats owner Josh Solomon doesn't like being called a liar. Nobody likes being called a liar. And that's probably as good a place as any to start.
Solomon, who has reached a tentative deal to move the Double A baseball team 13 miles from New...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:50 PM
HARTFORD — City council President Shawn Wooden said Wednesday that he would not support building a $60 million stadium for the New Britain Rock Cats in Hartford unless the city gets some private funding for the project.
City officials have said...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:25 PM
It's the luxury box.
That's why Hartford city officials want to put taxpayers on the hook for $60 million to build a minor league baseball stadium.
The proposed contract between the city and the Rock Cats, owned by Boston real estate developers,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 12:27 PM
HARTFORD — State Sen. Eric Coleman said Thursday that city leaders should have lined up private investment to help build a $60 million baseball stadium in Hartford before announcing that the project was a "done deal."
Coleman, whose district...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Weeks after the city announced it would build a $60 million stadium to lure the New Britain Rock Cats to Hartford, a flurry of questions remains about how it will fund the endeavor.
Hartford officials have said they plan to construct a 220,000-square-...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 4:37 AM
HARTFORD — City officials said they will make a "major sports announcement" Wednesday, when details of a plan to lure the New Britain Rock Cats to the city will be revealed.
The Courant has reported that the Eastern League affiliate of the...