| Jul 17, 2014
| 12:02 PM
The 2014 All-Courant high school girls lacrosse team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more:
Paige Hammick, Avon, Sr.
Madison Hooper, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Michelle Fedrico, Cheshire, Sr....
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
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...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:11 AM
NEW BRITAIN - Student Julia Leitao of New Britain High School won a Halo Award for theater excellence, the school system reported.
The awards are sponsored by the Seven Angels Theatre in Waterbury. On May 28, the school's production team along with 20...
| Jun 28, 2014
State residents, past or present, have left behind nearly enough unclaimed property to pay for a new XL Center, the proposed downtown minor-league baseball stadium and the $55 refund once promised for every current taxpayer in Connecticut.
| Jun 27, 2014
| 6:02 AM
In 1990, Becker's Fine Jeweler had just opened its downtown Hartford store when a recession hit — and one that hit New England harder than anywhere else.
"I had to lay off 40 percent of my staff," said Paul Becker, who founded the West Hartford...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Just as Martin Luther King Jr. had done a year earlier, King T. Hayes journeyed north from Georgia in the summers of 1945 and 1946 as a student to earn money working in the tobacco fields in Simsbury.
And like King, Hayes was struck by the comparative...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 4:13 AM
The kiss was not planned.
Moments after announcing he was gay at a 1990 news conference, then-state Rep. Joe Grabarz embraced friends and colleagues who had come out to support him.
One of the well-wishers was a former boyfriend. "I was hugging...
| May 22, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Carson Way, a planned community for all ages in Simsbury, incorporates traditional elements with a modern twist, inside and out.
The community of 74 homes, currently under construction, will be built in a village-like setting, minimizing impact on the...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 7:22 AM
PLYMOUTH — The housing crash devastated firms in construction — site developers, home builders, carpenters, electricians — but the seismic waves went far beyond that epicenter.
Kim Pelletier, president of Truck Builders of Connecticut,...
| May 23, 2014
| 10:09 AM
Muchos desfiles, ceremonias y otros eventos están previstos por toda la región durante el fin de semana de Memorial Day.
El desfile del Día de los Caídos comenzará a las 11 el lunes en el Parque Sperry en Simsbury Road. Los manifestantes...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Maybe you like a lot of variety in each meal. Maybe you want to get the most food for your money. Maybe you just want to consume as much as humanely possible. Whatever your motivation, Connecticut has plenty of all-you-can-eat buffet options for your...