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  • Hartford Fire Displaces At Least Nine

    Hartford Fire Displaces At Least Nine
    HARTFORD — A fire tore through five apartment units on Wethersfield Ave. in Hartford Monday night, leaving nine residents without a place to stay. The call came in just before 2 a.m., and at least 12 people were inside the building at the time...
  • When Forests Covered The Connecticut Landscape

    When Forests Covered The Connecticut Landscape
    In 1600, what was to become Connecticut was essentially nothing but trees. "If it isn't a rock outcrop, and it isn't a wetland or water body, and it isn't a bald patch on a coastal dune, it is all forest," said Robert M. Thorson, a University of...
  • Churches Were The Pillars Around Which State's Towns Were Built

     Churches Were The Pillars Around Which State's Towns Were Built
    For many years after its founding in 1751, a whipping post stood next to the Abington Congregational Church in Pomfret. "It was never used; no one ever suffered," Abington's current pastor, the Rev. Bruce Hedman, said, "but it was there as a symbol that...
  • Open Mic Night Offers Rewards Beyond Performance

    Open Mic Night Offers Rewards Beyond Performance
    Jack Forchette and Margarete Attanasio greeted me at the entrance of Infinity Music Hall & Bistro just after the start of open mic night, a weekly event in the bar and restaurant area.  While Attanasio and her husband, Andy, ran the show, Forchette, the...
  • American Legion Post Sells Its Home In Wethersfield, Plans To Rent

    American Legion Post Sells Its Home In Wethersfield, Plans To Rent
    WETHERSFIELD -- After almost a century of ownership, American Legion Bourne-Keeney Post 23 is selling its building at 275 Main Street in Old Wethersfield. The post, however, isn't going anywhere. The veterans will rent the building's basement and...
  • Chrysler Car Show Rescheduled

    WETHERSFIELD -- The 29th annual Chrysler Automobile Festival has been rescheduled for Sunday. Originally set for last weekend, the event was postponed because of rain, organizer John Paul DiGrazia said. The festival will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at...
  • Jeff Jacobs: Local Fans As Intense As Any

    Jeff Jacobs: Local Fans As Intense As Any
    Draped in a German flag, shouting at the large-screen television in his native tongue, Steven Koegler was a portrait of unrestrained joy. Slumped in a corner table, still trying to make sense of it all an hour after the World Cup final had ended, Hector...
  • All-Courant Girls Tennis

    The 2014 All-Courant high school girls tennis team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: ALL-COURANT TEAM SINGLES Riya Abraham, Newington, Sr. Meredith Aird, Old Lyme, Jr. Alexandra Barmore, Southington, Jr. Casey Burns,...
  • All-Courant Boys Volleyball

    The 2014 All-Courant high school boys volleyball team, honorable mentions, story lines from the season and more: THE ALL-COURANT TEAM HITTERS Jordan Aprea, Newington, Jr. Igor Biahliak, Rockville, Jr. Gilberto Figueroa, East Hartford, Jr. Calvin...
  • Raging Fire Forces About A Dozen Occupants From Hartford Apartment Building

     Raging Fire Forces About A Dozen Occupants From Hartford Apartment Building
    HARTFORD — An overnight fire forced about a dozen people from an apartment building on Wethersfield Avenue. No one was injured in the fire, which was reported about 2 a.m. Five apartments were destroyed. Cell phone video shows flames raging on the...
  • Hartford Residents, Divided On Rock Cats Stadium Plan, Criticize Deal, Job Estimates

     Hartford Residents, Divided On Rock Cats Stadium Plan, Criticize Deal, Job Estimates
    HARTFORD — City residents fumed Wednesday over what they called a lack of transparency and inflated job and visitor projections for a proposed minor league baseball stadium in Hartford. The more than 250 residents who attended a hearing at the...