| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Hartford City Councilman Larry Deutsch, skeptical of the financing for the proposed Downtown North stadium, said he wants 100 percent assurances in the deal.
Nothing in finance is 100 percent, I told him during a break at a public hearing last week....
| Oct 7, 2014
| 4:50 AM
HARTFORD — The city council wrapped its hearings Monday on a controversial development project without a consensus from the public, but members said the hours spent listening to the residents was an accomplishment in itself.
"I feel like I've...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 1:14 PM
The seats are springier, the lobby is spiffier and the ambience is perfect for setting a scene — or a play.
That's the assessment of the theater execs, state and city politicians, funders and actors who checked out Hartford Stage at its renovation...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:43 PM
HARTFORD — A plan to develop vacant land north of downtown cleared a hurdle Wednesday when the Hartford Redevelopment Agency voted to transfer two properties to the city for use in the project.
Three members backed the transfer, with one...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 5:45 PM
HARTFORD — A proposed $350 million development in the city's downtown north area that includes a minor league baseball stadium would create 1,000 to 1,300 permanent jobs throughout the state, most of those in Hartford County and more than a third in...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 9:31 AM
The death this week of a Hartford firefighter reminds us that we are surrounded by brave men and women who, in protecting life and property, go to work not knowing what perils the day may bring.
We owe these first responders — police,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:50 AM
The state Democratic Party is seeking a court order to extend voting in Hartford by an hour after the city failed to have voter registration lists ready when the polls opened.
It is the second straight time an Election Day problem involving Connecticut'...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Hartford Tuesday.
If you're curious about any of the city-related races for state House and Senate, click here, here, here and here.
The election day voter registration site has been moved to the city hall...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 2:27 PM
HARTFORD — The city violated a decades-old agreement requiring it to provide financial assistance and other benefits for tenants displaced by fires and forced out by unlivable conditions, a Superior Court judge in Hartford has ruled, and the city...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:48 PM
HARTFORD — Improving the city's neighborhood schools and marshaling more help for students who are learning English or have disabilities should be among the top priorities for the school system in the coming years, according to a district report...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:55 PM
HARTFORD — Advocates for victims of domestic violence will introduce on Wednesday a new helpline dedicated to those who speak Spanish.
The toll-free hotline — 844-831-9200 — will be answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by...