| Jan 5, 2014
August 1955 is hot, and wet.
On the 12th and 13th, the tail end of Hurricane Connie has passed, dropping up to 8 inches of rain over much of Connecticut.
And now it is hot again, this being one of the warmest months on record, thanks to a persistent...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:52 PM
You can call Skip Bayless many things, and people definitely do. Yet only one knock gets him truly upset: the notion that he is less than genuine on ESPN's "First Take."
Multiple critics contend his often controversial views are more for show than based...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:08 AM
A builder’s own custom home:
51 Summerberry Road
By Larry Greene
Bristol's quality of life is a draw for residents. It has been ranked in Money Magazine's top 100 Best Places to Live and earlier this year, Hartford Magazine rated Bristol as...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
The 2013 All-Courant high school football defense team package:
Ian Dieli, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Derek Hawkins, Bloomfield, Sr.
Matt Houpert, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Jayson Martin, Farmington, Sr.
Zach Maxwell, Southington, Sr.
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:33 AM
The 2013 All-Courant high school girls volleyball team package:
Jen Dawson, Morgan-Clinton, Jr.
Casey Hunt, Granby, Jr.
Krista Iacobucci, Rocky Hill, Sr.
Cheyenne Orsi, Bristol Eastern, Sr.
Jenna Rodjenski, Bristol Eastern, Sr.
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:43 AM
We consider 75 schools to be in our circulation area (players of the year and teams presented in this section are selected by The Courant's high school staff in conjunction with those associated with the sports):
Bacon Academy, Colchester;...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 2:40 PM
“Stagecraft: 50 Years of Design at Hartford Stage,” Hartford Stage's 50th anniversary touring exhibit comes to Hartford’s Mark Twain House & Museum Jan. 21 to March 5. “Stagecraft” consists of a selection of costumes, props...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 10:37 AM
"They left the sneaker in the fence!" said Michael Kilday, his eyes watering at the memory. "They left the sneaker in the fence!"
"They" were the hundreds of heavily armed cops and, later, National Guardsmen, whom Governor Ronald Reagan ordered to...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:35 AM
Trail of Terror, 60 N. Plains Hwy, Wallingford. $10-$20. Not recommended for children under age 10. Hours: Opens at approximately 7 p.m. on Oct. 11, 12, 13; 18, 19, 20; 25, 26, 27 & Nov. 1 and 2. Information: trailofterror.com.
Graveyard Shift Ghost...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:23 AM
Paradise City Arts Festival is returning to Northampton, Mass., on Columbus Day weekend, Saturday to Monday, Oct. 12 to 14.
“Magic” is the theme, and a special exhibit called “Hocus-Pocus” is part of the three-day festival, which...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Dos personas, entre ellas a una mujer con ocho mese de embarazo murió en en un choque de dos autos en la ruta 6 en Farmington el lunes por la tarde.
La policía publicó los nombres de los adultos involucrados en el accidente del martes por la mañana....