| Jan 21, 2015
| 3:25 PM
HARTFORD — A fire department captain has alleged in a sworn complaint that Deputy Chief Terry Waller told the captain that his career could be in jeopardy if he testified against a firefighter who had been suspended for repeated on-duty alcohol...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:28 AM
Federal inspectors have flunked the city of Hartford on its maintenance – or lack of it – on a massive system of levees, conduits and other installations that guard an estimated $1 billion worth of buildings and urban infrastructure from...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 4:29 PM
Thumbs still down on Hartford's handling of the registrar of voters mess. Mayor Pedro Segarra and city council president Shawn Wooden formed a council committee to investigate the registrars' election day screw-ups. The committee reported Friday what...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 1:54 PM
HARTFORD — Terry Waller, interim assistant chief of the Hartford Fire Department, returned to the line of duty as a deputy chief Wednesday.
In a one sentence email sent from Fire Chief Carlos Huertas' office to members of the department...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 1:05 PM
HARTFORD — A former aide to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy emerged Wednesday as the first formal challenger to Mayor Pedro Segarra.
Luke Bronin, who until recently served as Malloy's general counsel, has filed papers to form a candidate committee in pursuit...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:08 PM
HARTFORD — Saying the city is the safest it has been in years, top Hartford officials on Monday announced a drop in serious crimes in 2014, including the lowest number of homicides reported in a decade.
Nineteen people were slain in Hartford in...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 1:49 PM
HARTFORD — In a sudden turnabout Wednesday, the Hartford Fire Department reinstated Deputy Chief James McLoughlin to active duty.
McLoughlin was placed on paid leave Dec. 10 and then moved to unpaid leave Dec. 14. Within an hour after the Courant...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:41 PM
HARTFORD — The city is moving to create a municipal authority to own and finance a $56 million minor league baseball stadium, a structure that city officials said would save millions of dollars during the life of the ballpark.
| Jan 5, 2015
| 1:40 PM
The city council held a special meeting Monday to take up the proposal to form a municipal authority that would own and finance a $56 million minor league baseball stadium.
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The council voted 7-1 to refer the proposal to...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 8:36 AM
City Councilman Joel Cruz said Tuesday that he plans to run for mayor of Hartford.
Cruz, 34, was appointed to the council in August 2012 to fill the seat of Luis Cotto, who had departed for Cambridge, Mass. Cruz is serving out the remainder of Cotto's...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 3:08 PM
A heartfelt thumbs up to Stuart Scott, the great ESPN anchor who died Sunday after seven-year battle with cancer, and no heavyweight champion ever fought harder. Mr. Scott’s enthusiasm, style, intelligence and insight got the world to tune in to...