| Jul 10, 2014
| 9:17 AM
“Game of Thrones,” HBO’s adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s epic fantasy novels, earned a leading 19 Emmy nominations on Thursday in North Hollywood. Meanwhile, over on the other side of the Atlantic, the 65-year-old Martin was...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Thirteen-year-old Little Leaguer Mo'ne Davis rose to stardom because of her work on the mound, but now she has been caught up in an NCAA basketball caper from out of left field.
According to the Hartford Courant, an unnamed school filed an official...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Preview capsules for area high school boys soccer teams that responded to The Courant's request for information:
Last year: 8-7-3
Coach: Ty Martinelli
Top players: Ryan Regan, sr., defense/midfielder; Luke...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Southington, the 2013 Class LL champion, is the top-ranked team in The Courant's preseason state and area football ratings. Ansonia, the Class S champion the past two seasons, is No. 2 in the state ratings. Hand-Madison is No. 2 in the area ratings....
| Sep 6, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Dario Highsmith should run the ball with the same elusiveness and effectiveness this season and maybe accomplish even more than he did a year ago for the Middletown High football team.
He'll just do it from a different position.
Highsmith was the Blue...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Preview capsules for area high school football teams that responded to The Courant's request for information:
CCC DIVISION I EAST
Last year: 3-8
Coach: Rick Milton
Top players: William MacIntosh, sr. RB/SS; Encye Walker, sr. WR/CB;...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:48 PM
In 1975, there were maybe 20 Associated Press staffers in Pennsylvania, and only one of them disliked baseball, so just guess which one the AP sent to Williamsport to cover the Little League World Series.
That was the year a team from Lakewood, N.J.,...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Grand Park has held plenty of concerts and holiday events but nothing quite like what's coming this weekend for the Made in America Festival.
Though organizers trimmed expectations for the crowd (estimates are around 35,000 — including security...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:29 PM
Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel is known to many as Johnny "Football" for his flair and football talent. Well, johnny "football" – his name merits being in lowercase for this one – extended his middle finger toward the Redskins bench...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:58 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles face the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night (7:30 p.m., 6ABC) in their third preseason game of the year. The Eagles are 0-2 so far but Nick Fierro says the matchup will provide some interesting glimpses. … Despite Wednesday'...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival added more than 100 features to its 2014 slate today, with pics starring Dustin Hoffman, Kristen Wiig, Benicio del Toro, Diane Keaton, John Travolta, Keira Knightley, Adam Sandler, Jennifer Connelly and Arnold...