| Oct 20, 2013
Ah, I love autumn in the Great Smoky Mountains, when the trees along the ridges burst into color and a ghostly haze envelopes the horizon. The view is even better from under a grove of umbrella magnolias, with the tree's huge leaves providing shelter from...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:06 PM
All-Courant Boys Tennis
Sam Aronson, Avon Sr.
Sam Flaxman, Avon, Sr.
Ryan Foster, Classical-Hartford, Jr.
Varun Jayarun, Xavier-Middletown, Fr.
Chandler Libby, Granby, Jr.
Reid Risinger, Glastonbury, Sr.
Dan Rombola, Berlin, Jr.
| Jul 10, 2013
| 11:55 AM
All-Courant Boys Golf
Chris Bennett, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Andrew Boucher, Lewis Mills-Burlington, Sr.
Brian Carlson, Hand, Jr.
Will Delmastro, Wethersfield, Jr.
Jason Despard, Fermi-Enfield, Sr.
Austin Forauer, Berlin, Jr.
Evan Grenus, Glastonbury,...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:40 AM
1) The London Souls and Violent Mae, Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville, (860) 693-9762. Sun. 7:30 p.m., $15.
2) Texas Hippie Coalition, Webster Underground, 31 Webster St., Hartford, (860) 525-5553. Thurs. 6:30 p.m., $12. webstertheater....
| 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 27, 2013
| 10:54 AM
You can't swing a critic around Times Square without hitting some kid who's featured, if not starring, in a Broadway show.
This fact was abundantly clear in the opening number of June's Tony Awards show when young cast members of "Annie," "Matilda,"...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Every time I hike, I come down with a bad case of little-boy-itis. You know, that "virus" you pick up as a child that causes you to go as close to the edge of a cliff as possible or splash your way across a stream or run through the spray of a waterfall....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Fans of Indian restaurants know that central CT has experienced some expanding and contracting on the that front. The Ambassador of India family of restaurants had outposts in Glastonbury, West Hartford, Hartford and even New Haven. But that expansion...
| Sep 12, 2013
This year's list of 55 Hartford Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces award winners includes a "Terrific Twenty" who have won in all three years since the contest started. That score of employers deserves special recognition for consistency.
Within that list of...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
This past year, I signed a written contract to replace my back porch. Unwisely, I gave the contractor approximately one half of the total cost ($7,500) up front for materials. The job was supposed to be completely by a certain time. However,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 10:08 AM
We are here with Chef Jordan Stein from Pond House, at the Glastonbury location. Jordan actually mentioned that this is the second location and the Pond House started up in West Hartford. Could you tell us a little more about that?
Sure, we took over...