| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:49 AM
The town of Manchester continued the Christmas tradition of the Annual Downtown Tree Lighting on Dec.4. Many residents filled the lawn at St. James Church to get a chance to meet Santa and other cheerful characters.
"It's another great Manchester...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 3:49 PM
RIP Boston Mayor Tom Menino, who died of cancer Thursday at 71. Menino might have been infamous for messing up Boston athletes' names — he referred to Kevin Garnett as "KJ" and Rajon Rondo as "Hondo" and Rob Gronkowski as "Gonk" — but when...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 10:57 AM
Quick, what's the first memory that pops into your head when you think about last Thanksgiving? Food? Football? Probably not. With any luck, your first memory is one of a favorite friend or family member walking through the door, followed by the warmth of...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 3:52 PM
The Patriots meet up with old friend Adam Vinatieri Sunday when they play Indianapolis. Hard to believe he has been gone from New England since 2005. He spent 10 seasons with the Patriots and is in his ninth season with the Colts. He has 468 career...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 12:17 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Distance running legend Deena Kastor has planned a visit to the Fleet Feet store Friday, and all are welcome to run with the Olympic idol.
"Everybody in the sport just reveres her," said Caitlin Cunningham, training program...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:58 PM
When longtime runners in the Manchester Road Race explain why they participate every year, the word "tradition" is often used.
"My father used to take us all on Thanksgiving morning, and we used to go to watch the race — from the time I was 4...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Shabazz Napier played on two national champions and has impressed as a rookie with the Miami Heat. But he is still a rookie, as are some teammates. Last month Chris Bosh said, "They don't have a name. I'm bringing that back. Call me old school. Even the...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 7:48 PM
UConn won its second straight NCAA field hockey championship with a 1-0 victory over Syracuse Sunday at the University of Maryland. Junior Mckenzie Townsend scored the only goal off a penalty corner in the first half, and redshirt freshman goalkeeper Nina...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The Patriots are at the Packers Sunday, which should be a good one. Yahoo Sports' power rankings have the Patriots (9-2) No. 1 and the Packers (8-3) No. 2. Super Bowl preview? We're a long way from that, but you never know. If the Patriots do win Sunday,...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 7:30 PM
MANCHESTER — In the first few years of her running career, Cynthia (Wadsworth) Lorenzoni did her best to not run on roads.
"I hid in the woods," Lorenzoni said. "Nobody saw me running. Women weren't running then. It was weird. And I was in high...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 3:45 PM
MANCHESTER — If the time line for an expected snowstorm stays true to the forecast, runners in the Manchester Road Race won't be dashing through the snow on Thanksgiving Day.
Forecasters say 6 to 10 inches of snow is possible from Wednesday into...