| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:52 AM
A Connecticut man named Clayton Richard Gordon is being illegal held by U.S. immigration authorities who have put him in jail without the chance to make bond, according to a federal judge.
Gordon is a legal immigrant to the U.S. who came here from...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:54 PM
There are many deeply troubling things about the murder of Trayvon Martin, not least of which is that, three months after George Zimmerman was found innocent, we seem to have stopped troubling ourselves about it.
You remember what happened. Trayvon, a...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:27 PM
There is growing agreement that America’s War on Drugs and this country’s distorted immigration policies have been monumental failures. It it now seems Arnold Giammarco is a victim of both.
Giammarco is a U.S. Army veteran and a legal...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 1:10 PM
1) Andy Narell Steelpan Sensations, University of Hartford, Millard Auditorium, 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford, 7:30 p.m., $35. Thurs.
2) Fates Warning, Webster Underground, 31 Webster St., Hartford, (860) 525-5553. 5 p.m., $22,$25. webstertheater....
| Jun 29, 2013
| 10:52 AM
After graduating from Vassar College in 1966, Elisabeth Coleman sought a job in journalism "as an assistant to a smart man." She found such a position as a researcher at Newsweek magazine in New York.
In those "Mad Men" days of suffocating sexism,...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:46 PM
In the dozen years that the landmark Hartford Times building has stood vacant, there has been only one serious proposal to redevelop the property. And that one didn't work out.
Now, in the space of a few months, there are two more.
The Thomas Hooker...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 12:10 PM
The idea behind Bloomfield's newest brewery-on-the-block has been, er, brewing for many years, in the minds of cousins Tony Karlowicz and Edward Fabrycki Jr., an accountant and an engineer respectively who've been dreaming this up since the '90s. You...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 3:27 PM
A new international construction technology and materials firm will bring 408 jobs to the state, filling a North Haven building emptied when a Canadian printing company closed operations in 2008.
Sustainable Building Solutions, introduced Wednesday by...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
— Deloitte, a giant international accounting, consulting and financial advising firm, will receive between $9 million and $14.5 million in state tax dollars to expand its workforce in Connecticut over the next 61/2 years, the governor announced...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:46 AM
To his friends, extended family members and Living Colour band mates, bassist and Bloomfield, Conn. native Doug Wimbish is known as the “ambience director.”
It’s easy to see why. Minutes into my visit to his Asylum Avenue studio, I&...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 3:56 PM
The world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates of Westport, announced an ambitious expansion plan Wednesday that includes building a new headquarters and nearly doubling its staff in the next decade, all with generous state help — up to $115...