| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:18 PM
Location: Palmer Field, Middletown
Connecticut teams: Cheshire, RCP (Rocky Hill, Cromwell and Portland), Middletown
Other teams: Milford, Mass.; Central Falls, R.I.; Dover, N.H.; Bangor, Maine; Essex, Vt.
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:41 AM
Dillard Eugene Brewer, founder and minister of the Manchester Church of Christ for 31 years, died July 13. He was 87.
Known best as Eugene or Gene, Brewer was born in the small, rural town of Chandler, Okla., to parents who were both farmers. Brewer...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Cuatro hombres y una mujer fueron disparados tras un altercado afuera de una discoteca local el domingo temprano.
La policía dijo que fueron alertados de un tiroteo en el área del Club nocturno Tino, 84 West Park Place, alrededor de las 1:30am y llegó a...
| May 31, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Superior Court Judge E. Curtissa R. Cofield — who in recent years has served two disciplinary suspensions, one for 240 days after hurling racially charged taunts at a black state trooper during her October 2008 drunken-driving arrest — has...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:05 PM
There may be no better illustration of state Democrats' massive fundraising efforts in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's re-election year than the political donations of Jonathan Sackler and his extended family.
A total of $91,000 in donations has rolled into...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Erin Spaulding was in the middle of training for a half-marathon when one day at work, a 350-pound cabinet came loose from the wall above her desk and fell on her head.
That was in 2010. Three years later, she did get to run her half-marathon, at...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 4:05 AM
PLAINVILLE — Home builder Johnny Carrier savors the nail gun's staccato tap-tap as two workers finish piecing together two-by-fours at Samuel's Crossing near the Plainville-Farmington line.
Carpenters hoist up the wall frame for the colonial,...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:12 PM
Unequal Unemployment: During the Great Recession, unemployment among whites peaked at about 7 percent while unemployment for Hispanics and blacks peaked at more than 17 percent.
A Top-10 List Not To Be On: In 2010, the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 2:58 PM
In 1999, the consultant Michael Gallis said that Connecticut was in danger of becoming an "economic cul-de-sac" because of bottlenecked transportation.
Fifteen years later, this oft-repeated phrase appears prophetic. Rail service on the Metro-North line...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 4:24 AM
Tensions between Irish immigrants and anti-immigrant nativists nearly exploded into violence during newly elected Connecticut Gov. William T. Minor's May 1855 inaugural parade.
A month earlier, Minor and his fellow Know-Nothing Party candidates had...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:07 PM
Less than two months ago, the situation was dire between Frontier Communications and the Connecticut union representing 2,200 AT&T workers who would join Frontier after a proposed merger.
On May 2, negotiators for the Communications Workers of America,...