| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Regarding the proposed Rock Cats stadium in Hartford, I question spending $60 million to bring a baseball team to Hartford. For residents, all it means is thousands of cars coming into the city and thousands leaving. What Hartford residents get is...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Criminal convictions and past imprisonment of Michael M. Sharpe, the CEO of a charter school organization that receives millions in taxpayer funds, are worrying Hartford and state officials – who said Wednesday they hadn't known of his record and...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:03 PM
For those of us who follow economic development in Connecticut, it seems odd to see the Rock Cats saga unfolding without Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
The governor's apparatus kicks into gear every time a bakery considers expanding in Bozrah, and he's been...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:40 PM
HARTFORD — A month before the public will have an opportunity to weigh in on a proposal to build a minor league baseball stadium, the city is seeking bids related to the project.
City officials are soliciting bids for an architectural firm and...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 4:32 AM
HARTFORD — The public will have an opportunity to weigh in on a proposal to build a baseball stadium just north of the city's downtown at a meeting Wednesday.
Mayor Pedro Segarra, Director of Development Services Thomas Deller and other city...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:38 PM
HARTFORD — The city will seek proposals as early as next week to redevelop more than a dozen acres just north of downtown, seeking to capitalize on new attention that a planned minor league park is bringing to the long-ignored area.
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:12 AM
HARTFORD — City residents fumed Wednesday over what they called a lack of transparency and inflated job and visitor projections for a proposed minor league baseball stadium in Hartford.
The more than 250 residents who attended a hearing at the...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 4:32 PM
The pain of losing so many loved ones, so suddenly and tragically, remains the chief legacy of the Hartford Circus Fire that happened 70 years ago this afternoon. To those who were there and survived, and to those who lost friends, neighbors and...
| 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 10, 2014
| 7:17 PM
The New Britain Rock Cats stunned baseball fans with their potential relocation to Hartford, but this is not the first time that a team move to the capital city has been discussed.
The Rock Cats broached the idea for a new stadium in Hartford with the...
| May 15, 2014
| 3:31 PM
CHICAGO — DeAndre Daniels hopes to follow Kevin Ollie's advice and "separate himself" from the crowd of players available in the NBA draft.
"He always preaches doing the small things," Daniels told the Chicago Tribune on Thursday after a day of...