| May 16, 2014
| 11:17 AM
A Georgia company is acquiring movie theaters in Bloomfield, Lisbon and Torrington as part of a larger deal announced this week.
Carmike Cinemas, which owns 253 theaters in 37 states, has an agreement to acquire the current owner, Digiplex of New Jersey,...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 11:16 AM
First of three parts.
Just a few blocks from a juvenile detention center, in a Hartford neighborhood once plagued by gang violence, sits the best high school in Connecticut.
The Academy of Aerospace and Engineering has been ranked the top high...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Thanks to state Sen. Eric Coleman, D-Bloomfield, many Hartford voters get to participate in an August referendum on city leaders' secretly hatched plan to spend $60 million on a minor league baseball stadium. Coleman, seeking re-election as a primary...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Cigna Corp. opened a new call center in the Pittsburgh, Pa., region with 100 new workers and 50 more who will be added by the end of the year.
The insurer is adding more customer service jobs to handle its increasing membership, the company said....
| May 23, 2014
| 2:01 PM
| May 15, 2014
| 8:33 AM
There are several recurring themes running through this year's summer film season. The Wadsworth Atheneum puts the focus on food and classic screen beauties. The Connecticut LGBT Film Festival has several documentaries about gay celebrities. Classic...
| May 4, 2014
Some actors who win Tony Awards, become stars in films, TV and on the concert stage, don't look back from where they began.
But Anika Noni Rose returns to her Hartford area roots regularly, connecting with the community and spreading the gospel of...
| May 3, 2014
| 11:37 AM
BLOOMFIELD — Mike Wolf, once owner of the biggest bicycle retail chain in Connecticut, started fixing bikes as a teen in Bloomfield in the 1950s.
Bloomfield Bike Shop was really a repair shop at first, with reconditioned bikes for sale and only a...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
June 30 ...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:29 AM
When Scott Kluger opened Hartford Baking Company's store in 2010, it was just over the border on New Park Avenue in West Hartford but thought of itself as a city business.
“We started in Hartford proper farmers markets — West End and...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 1:19 PM
The Broadway awards season has got off to a splendid start for the musical “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” which premiered at Hartford Stage in 2012. The Outer Critics Circle Awards nominations came out this week and the...