| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:29 AM
The phone rang early Wednesday morning at Marshall House, a homeless shelter run by the Salvation Army on South Marshall Street in Hartford. The caller was a woman with a small child, looking for a place to stay. Marshall House is the only one of the...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:28 PM
There often is a fine line between ineptitude and chicanery, and it's hard to know where the Hartford Fire Department hiring fiasco falls.
On Aug. 4, the department posted the job of assistant chief, the second-ranking post in the department. The job...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:17 AM
HARTFORD — Mayor Pedro Segarra said Wednesday that the Hartford police internal affairs division and a civilian review board will investigate an officer's use of a stun gun on an 18-year-old during a confrontation in the city's North End.
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:56 PM
HARTFORD — An advisory panel appointed by the city's development director on Thursday heard presentations from the three bidders seeking to develop land north of Hartford's downtown, a project that would include housing, retail space and a minor...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:36 PM
With almost 20 years on the job as the state senator from the 2nd District, Eric Coleman sees himself as as a man in a postion of power who can get things done.
"I'm at the top of my influence as a legislator," said Coleman, co-chairman of the...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:15 PM
HARTFORD — City officials said Monday that they received four proposals to develop land north of downtown — a project that would include housing, retail and a 9,000-seat minor league baseball stadium.
The window to submit proposals closed...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:31 PM
HARTFORD — The lead developer for the Storrs Center project near UConn is part of a group that wants to redevelop Downtown North, a project that includes a 9,000-seat minor league baseball stadium.
New York-based LeylandAlliance, the master...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Nowhere will you find a group of people more representative of the demographic makeup of Hartford than the Hartford Coalition to Stop the Stadium. We are black, brown, Caucasian and Latino. We range in age from early 20s to senior citizens. We are...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 12:49 PM
HARTFORD — Mayor Pedro Segarra's office said Friday that the city will restore funding for a homeless shelter whose allocation was cut during the budget process.
In an effort to balance Hartford's budget, the city in May made a $605,000 cut to...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:57 PM
HARTFORD — Developers interested in transforming vacant parcels of land north of Hartford's downtown into housing, retail and a 9,000-seat minor league baseball stadium had until 3 p.m. Friday to submit their proposals.
But city officials on...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
HARTFORD — The city's proposal to build a minor league baseball stadium could derail plans for a new XL Center or compete with the existing downtown arena, a top development official said in an email obtained by The Courant.