| Apr 10, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Hartford's iQuilt plan, which focuses on the arts and cultural institutions around Bushnell Park, is one of many land-use master plans and studies produced for the city. The most prominent of these plans is arguably the 1912 Carrere and Hastings plan....
| Oct 2, 2012
| 12:45 PM
The Town of Trumbull has learned that no one likes Michael Bolton, and the lesson is going to cost them. The town signed the soft-rock singer (best known to anyone under 30 as a punchline in the movie Office Space) to perform at its annual town-...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Michael Moses Tarpeh allegedly went on a cross-country crime spree that included incidents of theft, sexual assault and attempted carjacking, many of them near college campuses where Tarpeh, 23, can blend in. Recently, he partied with some UConn...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 11:10 AM
Since its founding by English settlers, Hartford has been one of New England's most populous cities. Over the nearly four centuries of Hartford's existence, millions of people have lived and died here and, in most cases, their earthly remains were...
| Sep 9, 2012
When Alli Kramer of Amity Regional High School in "PLGEO100100205270000">Woodbridge and Shavance Stephens of the magnet school Regional Center for the Arts in Trumbull won top acting honors at the fourth annual Connecticut High School Musical Theater...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 9:54 PM
The Connecticut House of Representatives late Wednesday gave final legislative approval to a measure repealing the state's seldom-used death penalty after more than 9 1/2 hours of often gut-wrenching debate.
Senate Bill 280 cleared the House 86-62, a...
| Mar 31, 2012
Restaurants often post a menu in their front window to show potential diners what's cooking in their kitchen. In Hartford, a city ordinance now requires them to show how clean and orderly they keep that kitchen.
Check the restaurant's window next time...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:42 AM
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced work will begin Thursday, March 1 to preserve and rehabilitate 11 structures along Interstate 81 between Exit 124 (PA 61) and Exit 131 (PA 54) in New Castle, Ryan and Mahanoy townships, Schuylkill...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 10:44 AM
Ann M. Moore, a high-level aide during the administration of Republican Gov. John G. Rowland, has died at 57.
Moore, known for her toughness, had waged a long battle against cancer.
After holding five different positions in the Rowland administration,...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 7:14 PM
As a rabid Uconn football follower, and after checking Des' Uconn FB blog @ courant.com, I'm also a steady reader of the Uconn sports fan forum @ uconnfan.com. Just after the Fiesta Bowl became official, one of the forum members suggested a fundraiser...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 11:14 AM
A man and woman were charged today in connection with the beating death of the woman's 4-year-old son on the child's birthday on Friday, police said.
The boy, Christopher Valdez died of multiple blunt force injuries from child abuse and his death was...