| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:28 PM
In many ways, Connecticut is a great place to live. The state is one of the best educated, healthiest and wealthiest in the country. A two-hour drive can take us to five of the eight Ivy League colleges, four of the top 25 museums in the United States,...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Newington – An East Hartford man is being held on bonds totaling $300,000 after he reportedly forced his way into his ex-girlfriend's apartment and attacked a man inside with a pair of pliers, police said.
Jorge Gonzalez, 28, is accused of...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 10:18 AM
The guts of virtually every industry are rife with politics and gossip. Craig Margelony has learned firsthand that pro wrestling is no exception. "[Wrestling politics are] very interesting. There's a lot of egos," says Margelony, who founded and...
| Sep 12, 2013
Nathan Quesnel is a busy man.
The 35-year-old former teacher and principal took over as superintendent in East Hartford a year ago and has already earned the respect of enough of the system's 1,200 employees that he is this year's leadership winner...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Two Connecticut residents have been subpoenaed to appear before a Massachusetts grand jury investigating former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez's possible role in a July 2012 double homicide in Boston.
An arrest warrant was issued for one after he...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 7:00 AM
After losing its first two games, the University of Connecticut football team faces the powerful Michigan Wolverines this weekend at Rentschler Field in East Hartford. While Husky Nation hopes for an upset, there are loud grumblings that coach Paul...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Sometime in June, a new micro-brewery and taproom is scheduled to open up at what its owners believe is a "strategic location right off the highway" in East Windsor.
The Broad Brook Brewery will be housed in a 5,000-square-foot building at Sophia's...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:05 PM
The Burnside Craft Brewers Festival
June 15, 1-5 pm, High Meadow Resort, North Granby, oldeburnsidebrewing.com
So proud is Case McClellan of his Scottish heritage that he has affixed the slogans "Scotland Forever" and "The Pipers are Calling:...
| 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...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Whenever I am out in the natural world, I listen for the roar.
Not the call of lions, tigers and bears, but the sound of waterfalls dropping over rock chasms or rapids tumbling along a river. And there is plenty of roaring as you navigate the trails...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:44 PM
In 2012, the University of Connecticut asked water utilities to propose new ways to increase drinking water supply to its Storrs campus.
Those submitting knew that an industrial park was planned, that what is now known as the Storrs Center would be...