| Dec 4, 2013
| 12:46 PM
A gun-carrying student who was arrested at the University of New Haven kept newspaper clippings about mass shootings in his home and a large ammunition cache in a padlocked bedroom, police said Wednesday.
William Dong, 22, of Fairfield, Conn., was...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:50 PM
When I was a kid, I collected a line of nature books you could buy at the supermarket.
I remember only one story from the whole series, an essay by a herpetologist doing field work in South America. He found a big brown snake in the jungle, recognized...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 10:43 AM
A pair of finals-week threats sent shivers through two Boston-area campuses Monday morning, adding to a seemingly ever-growing number of New England universities to face scares over the past two months.
Four buildings on Harvard University's campus in...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Lake Terramuggus Triathlon Series
The Lake Terrramuggus Triathlon series four and five will be held on August 15. There will also be an Olympic Marathon Triathlon on August 10. Check in for the August 15 events will be at 6:15 p.m....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 7:45 AM
This Friday, see a one-night-only installation by artist Jeff Ostergren called Quality of Life: A One Night Stand. The installation is viewable from 6-8 p.m.
Quality of Life: A One Night Stand
Aug. 16, 6-8 p.m., A-Space Gallery at West Cove...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 9:59 AM
It is almidón sagrado, or "sacred starch," in the poetry of Dr. Marinaelo Medrano, author of the collection "Diosas de la Yuca" (Goddesses of the Yuca).
Yuca bears no resemblance to the similarly spelled, flowering desert plant called yucca, although...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:04 AM
The 2013 All-Courant high school football defense team package:
Ian Dieli, Hand-Madison, Sr.
Derek Hawkins, Bloomfield, Sr.
Matt Houpert, Hall-West Hartford, Sr.
Jayson Martin, Farmington, Sr.
Zach Maxwell, Southington, Sr.
| Jan 7, 2014
| 2:48 PM
It should be a point of national shame that the unemployment rate for military veterans who served in Afghanistan and Iraq (or both) since Sept. 11, 2001 — known as "Gulf War II veterans" — is well above the national average. It's nearly 10...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:44 AM
Varias personas, entre ellas dos jóvenes en Greenwich y un hombre de 70 años, tuvieron que ser rescatados el jueves después de caer a través de hielo inestable.
Los bomberos y la policía respondieron a un estanque cerca del 73 Willowmere Circle en...
| Jan 25, 2014
When the topic is hurricanes in these parts, the conversation begins and ends with the one that stormed ashore on Sept. 21, 1938.
"The Great Hurricane of 1938," slammed into Long Island with such force that it registered on a seismograph in Alaska and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Los funcionarios estatales esperan otorgar las licencias a los primeros cultivadores de marihuana medicinal en Connecticut esta semana, pero es un paso que tendrá poco impacto para más de una docena de ciudades - ya han puesto una moratoria al...