| Nov 26, 2014
| 4:03 PM
The 2014 campaign is over! Even the sketchy-looking Hartford results have been posted on the secretary of the state's website. Personally, I do not think those absentee ballots from Ivana Tinkle and Jacques Strappe should have been counted, but you know...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 3:14 PM
HARTFORD — The ice is frozen, the skates are laced and buckled, and Winterfest is back in Bushnell Park for another year.
This is the fifth year for Winterfest, which aims to help attract people to downtown Hartford and which runs through Feb. 1....
| Dec 1, 2014
| 4:44 PM
HARTFORD — A competition aimed at shaping innovative economic development strategies for Hartford is moving to a second round, with its top finalist focusing on fostering the healthcare technology industry.
Ten finalists — the top three...
| 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...
| 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'...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:06 PM
HARTFORD — Registrars' failure to deliver voting lists on time to several polling places Tuesday morning prompted confusion, anger and a lingering, urgent question: How could this happen?
"Do you have any comment?" Superior Court Judge Carl...
| 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...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:49 PM
Ineptitude, thy name is Hartford.
On Monday, Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra sent an electronic missive to residents: "I urge everyone to plan ahead for tomorrow to make sure your ballot is cast."
Unfortunately his advice fell on deaf ears in his own...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 2:51 PM
HARTFORD — The city council has joined the growing number of groups that plan to investigate how city registrars failed to get voters' lists to some polling places on time Tuesday.
Council President Shawn Wooden said Wednesday that he and others...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 6:03 AM
At 4 a.m. on Election Day, a bleary-eyed group of poll workers walked into the Hartford town and city clerk's office to check the last of more than 1,200 absentee voters off the voter registration lists.
The task was routine; the time and day...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:49 AM
I am so incredibly sorry. On Election Day, many Hartford voters faced problems at their polling sites early in the morning because voter registration lists had not been delivered. As one of the registrars of voters responsible for overseeing Hartford's...