| Aug 5, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Exercise doesn't have to be a total drag. Head to Electric Run Hartford, a 5k run departing from Rentschler Field, for a completely different kind of running experience, complete with loud EDM, crazy lights, glow sticks and funky runners (pictured). (It...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Sprawl follows the pipes, planners have observed. So in choosing a shorter pipeline for bringing water to campus, the University of Connecticut will limit low-density development in eastern Connecticut and save money to boot.
School officials have...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Lake Terramuggus Triathlon Series
The Lake Terrramuggus Triathlon series four and five will be held on August 15. There will also be an Olympic Marathon Triathlon on August 10. Check in for the August 15 events will be at 6:15 p.m....
| Oct 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The Northeast isn't exactly a hotbed for Korean food: It's downright difficult to find the cuisine in Connecticut. Goong is one of a handful in the state where you can get your fix.
THE VIBE: But blink and you could drive past. Goong sits in a...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 5:16 PM
Vote in your town's elections Tuesday, and you might well decide who wins.
Connecticut's local elections are won routinely by minuscule winning margins. My study of races for city and town councils and boards of selectmen in 2011 reveals this clearly....
| Jan 22, 2014
| 2:11 PM
If the state's watchdog agencies really had to be mashed together into one superagency called the Office of Governmental Accountability, then Shelby Brown of East Hartford seems a great pick to be its executive administrator.
The problem is that her...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The 17-year-old driver of the car that crashed early Tuesday in Hebron, claiming the life of Paige Houston, 17, was not permitted to have passengers in his truck or to be driving after midnight, according to the state Department of Motor Vehicles....
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Walking along Connecticut roads is a hell of a lot less risky now than it was three decades ago. But federal officials are getting worried that "distracted walking" with cell phones and iPods and tablets could be screwing up that long-term safety trend....
| Dec 27, 2013
| 5:37 PM
He oughtta concentrate more on domestic relations and less on foreign ones. -- Susan Breitman, West Hartford
Those guys really love their Danish. -- Kristin Guglielmo, Stafford
When he said "threesome," I though he was talking about...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:18 PM
A federal grand jury in Bridgeport on Tuesday indicted a former Pratt & Whitney employee with two counts of transporting stolen property across state lines for his alleged attempts to ship proprietary documents to Iran related to the U.S. military's Joint...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Pratt & Whitney said Monday it is cooperating with authorities after federal agents arrested a former employee for trying to ship documents to Iran related to the U.S. military's Joint Strike Fighter aircraft.
The East Hartford defense contractor, the...