| May 15, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Connecticut Light & Power said Thursday its electricity generation prices are going up more than 8 percent for the second half of the year, while United Illuminating said its rates would drop 3.7 percent in July.
The default rate from Connecticut...
| May 29, 2014
| 11:00 AM
Eight elderly souls (average age, 91) from a Fairfield, Conn., nursing home take a last-chance trip to Israel in "Next Year Jerusalem," an affecting but cursory documentary.
Producer-director David Gaynes, though clearly well-intended, seems so eager to...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Along Connecticut's staid Gold Coast, there's a mini-boom in home sales that hasn't been seen in years.
But you need pretty deep pockets.
Sales of estates in Fairfield County priced $10 million or more are soaring this spring, capped earlier this...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 4:38 AM
| Apr 13, 2014
| 4:10 AM
Nearly a century ago, it might have become the trial of the century.
A Bridgeport priest was shot dead on a busy city street. Multiple witnesses placed a dim-witted vagrant at the scene. Ballistics experts linked the man's gun to the crime. A chilling...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Ha llegado una tormenta de nieve por todo el estado, dejando varias pulgadas en Hartford para las 7:30am y haciendo el viaje resbaladizo.
La nieve provocó que casi todas las escuelas del estado cerraran y que el gobernador Dannel P. Malloy le dijera a...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 10:47 AM
So the four state hockey teams are finally on the same page and in the same tournament. Starting the year after next, anyway.
UConn, Quinnipiac, Sacred Heart and, yes, even Yale, have all agreed to particpate in an annual all-Connecticut tournament....
| Mar 27, 2014
| 12:47 PM
John H. Tierney, former head of the Travelers Insurance Co.'s Baltimore engineering department and a World War II veteran, died Feb. 24 of complications from a stroke at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 90.
The son of Edward Tierney, a...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Celebrity chefs Graham Elliot and Joe Bastianich have impressive culinary resumes that include books, restaurants, a love of good food balanced with a healthy lifestyle, and their shared success as two of the judges (the other is celebrity chef Gordon...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
The Puritans just didn't have much fun.
Until late in the 18th century, there wasn't much in the way of public entertainment for The Hartford Courant to cover, and certainly nothing in the way of theater.
Oh, there was the time just before the...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Asian tiger mosquitoes were identified for the first time in Fairfield County last summer. This should raise your eyebrows because the Asian tiger mosquito, one of the world's most invasive species, can spread a terribly debilitating disease,...