| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:18 PM
As if that post-Saturday Night Live TV special wasn’t enough, Arcade Fire is going out on tour in March . The Connecticut stop is March 18 at Bridgeport’s Webster Bank Arena, the midpoint, the exact midpoint of the first leg of the tour, which...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 4:01 PM
Until his family's foundation started building youth athletic fields in economically distressed areas around the country, Cal Ripken Jr. had no idea just how many kids needed a place to play.
The Orioles great had already spent a good portion of his...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
In Oyster Shell Park, where trucks on a recent November morning dropped crates of playground equipment as shovels hit the ground, 6-year-old Lauren Wyatt knelt and pressed her small hands mightily into a wet, gray slab of concrete.
Her handprint and the...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:36 PM
An electrical problem that forced Metro-North to suspend commuter rail service between Stamford and New York City on Wednesday could take weeks to repair, leaving limited service available to the 125,000 people who use the New Haven Line each day,...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:55 AM
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| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:50 AM
The Great March on Washington is officially 50 years old now, having taken place on August 28th, 1963. The star of the show that day was Martin Luther King, Jr., who delivered his I Have A Dream speech to the collected masses yearning for change. Actor...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 9:35 AM
A Cumberland Farms clerk in Shelton went beyond the call of duty when he was seriously injured trying to stop a man stealing cutouts of David Hasselhoff. The "Baywatch" star appears in the convenience store chain's summer advertising campaign. Stores have...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:50 AM
When I call up A$AP Ant he's already in Connecticut, getting ready to perform at the Comcast Theater in Hartford alongside chart-toppers Wiz Khalifa, B.o.B., and a slew of other young, up-and-coming rap stars. It's one of the final stops on the Under...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 11:00 AM
"Used to be you couldn't buy an apple downtown," says Clyde Ripka. In June he opened what he says is the first grocery store in almost 50 years in Bridgeport. Located in the renovated, historic Main Street Arcade Mall, the 7,500-square-foot market has a...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:12 PM
The Quinnipiac men's basketball team has announced its non-conference schedule for the upcoming season.
Nov 9: vs. Hartford at Connecticut 6 Classic, Bridgeport, 3 p.m.
Nov 12: at La Salle, 9 a.m. (Part of ESPN Tip-Off Marathon)
Nov 16: vs. Albany, time...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:58 AM
Hartford men's basketball coach John Gallagher has announced the Hawks' non-conference schedule, which includes a road game against national champion Louisville, a matchup against every in-state mid-major team and a wild stretch of four games in seven...