| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:46 AM
Week 3 of the NFL exhibition season is in the books as is the first major cutdown for NFL teams. Following Tuesday's manadatory cut to 75, there are 27 players with Connecticut connections – down two – that remain on NFL rosters. In the last...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:24 AM
FARMINGTON — Carl Shugart, a strings and music teacher at Irving A. Robbins, has been selected as the 2014-2015 teacher of the year.
Shugart has been an educator for over 30 years. He has worked for the Westchester Conservatory of Music, The...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Former UConn wide receiver Kashif Moore was among the Pittsburgh Steelers' first wave of roster cuts announced on Tuesday.
Moore played at UConn from 2008-11. He spent the entire 2013 season on the Steelers practice squad.
NFL teams are scrambling...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:34 PM
Rock Cats Lose To Mets
The Binghamton Mets got three runs in the eighth inning to break a 1-1 tie and take the lead for good in a 4-1 win over the Rock Cats in Binghamton, N.Y., Monday night. New Britain's only run came in the sixth when SS Jorge Polanco...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:27 PM
WEST HAVEN — A report of a person trying to pry open a market door led police to arrest a man they say committed several burglaries.
Marion Mershon, 38, who is homeless, admitted that he broke into more than 10 businesses, police said Monday.
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:51 PM
In a move that could change Connecticut's liquor landscape, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will propose allowing Sunday sales of alcohol at package stores and beer at supermarkets.
The change must be approved by the state legislature, which has repeatedly...
| Mar 4, 2012
As pioneering hematologist Dr. Edward Shanbrom looked for simple solutions to complex problems, his home was often his laboratory and common household items his scientific ally.
When he needed a filter to test a concept, one made for coffee would do just...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Week 2 of the NFL exhibition season is in the books and 29 players with Connecticut connections remain on NFL rosters. Teams must cut down to 75 by 4 p.m. Tuesday. The Week 2 standout performances go to a pair of former Huskies. Veteran QB Dan Orlovsky,...
| Aug 17, 2014
For months, Advanced Grow Labs LLC — one of Connecticut's four medical marijuana growing companies — slogged through the process of competing for a state license, securing local zoning approvals, and outfitting a building to state...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 11:21 AM
A knife-wielding carjacking suspect was taken into custody Thursday night on Interstate 4 after a fight near DeLand.
Rafael Estrada, 21, of New York is accused of attacking a victim who lives with his mother on West Haven Road.
Estrada stole that...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Silk scarves are a canvas for bright color and artsy design. Today, a new generation of scarf designers is putting its animated stamp on the process, using digital technology and the Internet to bring humor and bold color to the work. Meet three of today'...