| 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...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:35 PM
HARTFORD — The city would pay $3.77 million annually for the first five years it leases a minor league baseball stadium that is part of a sweeping redevelopment plan, according to projections in city documents and the developer's plan.
| 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...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 1:19 PM
HARTFORD — Details of how the city might generate revenue to lease a minor league baseball stadium from a developer will be revealed in the coming days, the city's development director said.
Thomas Deller said Tuesday that he would present a...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 1:52 PM
HARTFORD — Henrietta Beckman looked at the sculpture made of guns before her Wednesday afternoon and contemplated where they had once been and what they had become.
"It just does something to me to know that those were guns that were used to...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 1:23 PM
HARTFORD — The top of the former Hartford Landfill is now home to nearly 4,000 solar panels.
Fifty-two rows of solar panels are collecting direct current to be transformed into as much as 1 megawatt of electricity — enough energy to power up...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:46 PM
HARTFORD — After months of discussion over who would redevelop a long-ignored area north of downtown, Mayor Pedro Segarra's office on Thursday sent its plan to the city council, which will review the project.
But a few council members expressed...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:35 PM
Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and his husband, Charlie Ortiz, rarely open up their stately Prospect Avenue home for work-related events but on Wednesday night they did.
The new “Raise the Caliber” sculpture installed earlier in the day at...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 4:26 PM
NEW BRITAIN — Thanks to the 2014 Rock Cats, there will be any number of folks, young and old, with big, foam hot dogs in their closets this winter.
Oh, the foam hats had their day in the sun — they were one of the team's best selling items....