| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:10 PM
Twenty-seven people, including 20 children, are dead after a shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Another person was found dead at 36 Yogananda St. in Newtown, sources told The Courant, and the gunman was found dead inside the school.
| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:36 PM
The board of directors united behind a resolution on gun violence Tuesday, but Republican members, concerned about some language in the document, had initially planned to abstain from voting.
The resolution says the board will sustain the memory of gun...
| May 24, 2013
| 3:48 PM
Dannel P. Malloy came into office as governor two years ago saying he's committed to "open and transparent" government, but recent events have put that assertion in question.
"Transparent" and "transparency" are the words that leaders use these days...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 4:32 PM
— The guns used in the last two mass murders in Connecticut were purchased at same East Windsor gun shop.
Records show that Omar Thornton, who killed eight people and himself at Hartford Distributors Inc. in 2010, purchased both the Glock and...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 10:13 AM
When Sam Pasco was young, he recalls his mother telling him, "If you can help somebody, just do it."
Never forgetting those words, Pasco has dedicated his life to two things: music and helping people.
Pasco, 85, plays the saxophone in a trio with...
| May 28, 2013
| 10:25 AM
It wasn't all that long ago that the last thing a craft brewery would do is package its beer in cans.
Now it's a logical step to maintain quality, increase sales, reduce costs and reduce environmental impact, and Bloomfield-based Back East Brewing in...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:18 PM
The staffs of the state's top prosecutor and the governor's office have been working in secret with General Assembly leaders on legislation to withhold records related to the police investigation into the Dec. 14 Newtown elementary school massacre —...
| May 13, 2013
| 4:46 PM
In the dozen years that the landmark Hartford Times building has stood vacant, there has been only one serious proposal to redevelop the property. And that one didn't work out.
Now, in the space of a few months, there are two more.
The Thomas Hooker...
| May 7, 2013
| 11:00 AM
The Manchester Rotary Club is to host a Mother's Day pancake breakfast on Sunday.
Doors will be open from 8 a.m. to noon at the Manchester Country Club, 308 South Main St. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, bacon, blueberries and...
| Dec 14, 2012
| 7:34 PM
A gunman at a Connecticut elementary school killed 26 people, including 20 children, on Friday. It is among the world's worst mass shootings. Here is a look at some others:
| Apr 2, 2012
| 2:23 PM
1) Bud Light
Everybody loves beer pong. It’s a low-risk, high entertainment-value game that involves a ping-pong table, beer, four willing imbibers and balls. “You'd think it's only for the college kids,” said Brett Hollander, marketing...