| Nov 10, 2013
| 3:37 PM
Michael Joseph Butler was killed in action in 1918 at Chateau du Diable. Sidney Alvord Beardslee died in 1918, in Toulouse, France. Thomas James Hughes died in 1919 in Saint-Aignan.
The names once lived on on metal plaques in Colt Park, plaques embossed...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Night 1: My story begins on July 18, when Justin Bieber performed in Hartford, when I interviewed Stephen King on the stage of the Bushnell, when the Riverfest fireworks, postponed because of the rising river, exploded over the city, when a road race...
| Oct 24, 2013
Stanwyck Cromwell knows colors the way some people know foreign languages. An artist from Bloomfield, Conn., by way of Guyana, Cromwell can speak fluently in golden yellow, lemon, burnt orange, red and plum, and he is positively articulate in all dialects...
| Oct 14, 2013
It's almost impossible to miss the bright red and shiny Toasted truck in Hartford, but if you do, just follow the blasting reggae music. The mobile restaurant selling pressed and toasted sandwiches in Bushnell Park and other greater Hartford stops is a...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 1:20 PM
They Might Be Giants founding members John Flansburgh and John Linnell are no strangers to our nation's highways. Now in their 50s, they've been on the road for over 30 years, and though they travel by bus — a semi-cozy means of transportation...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Even if you never leave the county, there are plenty of opportunities to simulate world travel, time travel, or just have a pleasant getaway inside or near the city of Hartford. This is by no means a complete list, but many of the attractions here are...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:32 AM
Para un proyecto titulado “El hombre urbano de Hartford, Joyce Bolaños y Carmen Arroyo de Viva Hartford Media temprano este año encuestaron a 100 hombre individualmente, de las edades de 21 a 40 años que viven en la ciudad. Con la intención de...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Un hombre de 63 años de edad encontrado muerto en un estanque en Bushnell Park el martes por la noche ha sido identificado como un residente de la ciudad.
Ben Meléndez fue encontrado boca abajo alrededor de las 10:30pm. El estaba parcialmente fuera...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Over the years, the Greater Hartford Festival of Jazz has brought some legendary musicians — McCoy Tyner, George Shearing, Dave Brubeck, John Scofield, Ahmad Jamal and many others — to Hartford. This year's festival marks the Hartford return...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:45 PM
1) Film Fridays: Blazing Saddles, Von der Mehden Hall, University of Connecticut, 875 Coventry Rd., Storrs Mansfield, (860) 486-2260. Rated R. Doors open 7 p.m. Fri., Jul. 5, sfa.uconn.edu/vdm.html. $5 cash admission.
2) Free Movies After Dark: A League...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:25 AM
Lee Whitnum is a perpetual candidate known for her vitriol (likening primary opponent U.S. Rep. Jim Himes to a "Nazi" and calling U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy a "whore") and her frequent (and frequently dismissed) lawsuits. Her personal life is apparently...