| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:33 PM
Creative people — from actors to musicians, and poets to painters — are coming to Hartford. What draws them here? What do they need to flourish? We asked four Hartford residents active in the city arts scene to contribute their thoughts. Three...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:58 PM
That would be like basing my pay on my approval rating. -- Jeffrey Faccinto, East Hartford
My answer is $55 for every taxpayer. -- Mike Wambolt, Enfield
I know -- it means I've done the impossible -- they're going to vote for Foley....
| Feb 12, 2014
Hollywood has spent some time in Connecticut over the years. Some big box-office hits have been filmed here. Some flops have, too. But what has Connecticut looked like to movie goers?
Some movies shot and set here take a jaundiced look at Connecticut....
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:17 PM
We were sitting at the breakfast table Thursday, watching the snow build outside, reading about the retirement after the 2014 season of the great New York Yankee shortstop and captain Derek Jeter.
Time flies like the snowflakes — can it be...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Enfield High School and Enrico Fermi High School basketball teams are scheduled to play Tuesday.
Enfield High boys will host Ellington High School, 1264 Enfield St., for a 5:30 p.m. JV game and a 7 p.m. Varsity game.
Enrico Fermi boys head to...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Do you have a rewarding job at a great workplace that gets it?
If so, you might be employed at one of the 55 companies, organizations and agencies that were honored in September as one of the Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces of 2013.
And if your employer...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 9:39 AM
I don't think I've ever gone on a hike to a place with a feature that was described as "as thick as dog hair."
But it's the perfect description for the magical place that is an Atlantic white cedar forest. The trees are native to the Atlantic coast,...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The biggest moment in UConn football history might have been when the Huskies ran onto the field for the 2011 Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma.
A moment within the moment was pretty big, too. Senior wide receiver Kashif Moore, now with the Pittsburgh...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Sometimes a walk in the woods is like taking a trip to the circus.
"Step right up and see the amazing giant boulder balancing on top of these miniature rocks!" the ringmaster says. "You there in the hiking boots, come check out this magical flooded...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 11:49 AM
Income growth in metro New Haven was much faster than in the nation as a whole, even after adjusting for the higher-than-average cost of living and the inflation rate, a government report said Thursday.
New Haven real personal income grew 3.1 percent...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 3:17 PM
By Wednesday afternoon, official results for all of Tuesday's local elections were still not up on the secretary of the state's website.
This is crazy.
By contrast, Florida voters knew by 8 p.m. Tuesday all their local election results — because...