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  • On This Date In Glastonbury History: A Wild Funeral After The Loss Of A Teen

    On This Date In Glastonbury History: A Wild Funeral After The Loss Of A Teen
    GLASTONBURY — Funerals and obituaries have always been a hallmark of The Hartford Courant over its 250 years in existence. But it is hard to top the story from June 29, 1914 Courant and the coverage of a funeral for a 16-year-old Glastonbury girl...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Polish Cultural Club Of Greater Hartford Awards Five Scholarships To Area Students

    The Polish Cultural Club of Greater Hartford, Inc. is pleased to announce the following five recipients of its 2014 Jennie Marconi-Javorski Scholarship. These dedicated and responsible young men and women have earned high scholastic honors, given of...
  • 'Super 100' All-Star Rosters

    NUTMEG ALL-STAR ROSTER (Number, name, position, school) 1 Rafael Dominguez, RB, Sheehan-Wallingford 2 Duane Gary, CB, West Haven 3 Darren Jackson, CB, St. Joseph-Trumbull 4 Deion Lespier, CB, Platt-Meriden 5 Logan Marchi, QB, St. Paul-Bristol 6...
  • Project Concern: A School Busing Experiment That Changed Lives

    Project Concern: A School Busing Experiment That Changed Lives
    The voluntary busing program was pitched in 1966 as a two-year experiment for the underprivileged elementary school children of Hartford. "The initial reaction was fast and negative," the associate dean of the school of education at the University of...
  • 'Super 100' Features Best In State

    'Super 100' Features Best In State
    For some, it may be the last time they play a competitive football game. At the very least, it could be their last chance to play a game in their home state. The second annual Connecticut "Super 100" high school football all-star game will pit many of...
  • Mysterious Ailment Struck Glastonbury's Famous Peach Crop In 1919

    Mysterious Ailment Struck Glastonbury's Famous Peach Crop In 1919
    GLASTONBURY — Crop news has always been big news on the pages of The Hartford Courant over the years. And Glastonbury's famous peach crop and grower George H. Hale were frequent subjects in the newspaper. And by the end of the story –...
  • Amateur Baseball: West Hartford Takes Doubleheader Over Glastonbury

    Juan Bisono hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth to give West Hartford a 4-3 victory over Glastonbury in a Connecticut Collegiate baseball league game at Riverfront park in Glastonbury. Nick Miceli allowed one hit and one walk in three...
  • Lori Riley: Achilles Volunteers Offer Guiding Hand

     Lori Riley: Achilles Volunteers Offer Guiding Hand
    Erin Spaulding was in the middle of training for a half-marathon when one day at work, a 350-pound cabinet came loose from the wall above her desk and fell on her head. That was in 2010. Three years later, she did get to run her half-marathon, at...
  • Golfers Get Look At Course Before Travelers Championship

    CROMWELL — While final preparations were being made on the course and surrounding grounds, golfers were readying themselves for the coming week at the Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands. No. 1 amateur golfer Patrick Rodgers is making his...
  • 6 Things You Might Not Know About Sheff

    Surprising facts about the landmark Connecticut desegregation case Sheff v. O'Neill: Though considered a Hartford case, four of the 18 young plaintiffs were from the suburbs — two from Glastonbury and two from West Hartford. The idea was that...
  • New Britain Gets Forestry Grant

    NEW BRITAIN - The state recently provided an urban forestry grant to the city along with similiar funding for 13 other communities. the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is spending the money to encourage the best practices in tree...