| Nov 18, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Severely hoarse and running late, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy talked about one of his least controversial policies at the monthly breakfast of the MetroAlliance in Hartford Tuesday: helping new companies start up. He then left without taking questions from...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:06 PM
HARTFORD — The city will launch an investigation into Election Day problems at Hartford polls and consider broad reform for the registrars of voters' office.
The council approved two measures on Wednesday aimed at finding out what caused delays of...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 3:39 PM
This question demands an immediate answer: How effective is Hartford's aging flood control system?
It was raised in an Aug. 13 letter from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to city engineer Constantin Banciulescu in which the Corps rated the city's...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 11:37 AM
HARTFORD — The registrars of voters' office needs "a major overhaul" and its Democratic registrar, Olga Vazquez, should resign after issues on Election Day delayed voting at several polling places, Mayor Pedro Segarra said.
In an interview that...
| 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...
| 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...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Besides honoring three women who excel, Wednesday's Polaris Awards dinner featured some other surprises including talent that goes way beyond what some of Hartford's most well-known well-knowns are known for, and a silent auction accoutrement that set a...
| 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 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...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 1:47 PM
HARTFORD — Moody's Investors Service on Thursday downgraded the city's bond rating, citing Hartford's "weakened financial position" and noting that there are "narrow reserve levels that are expected to decline further."
The city received an A2...