| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:10 PM
On Nov. 8 and 9, CREC played a major role in the educational conference, "Where Integration Meets Innovation," in Hartford. National conveners selected Hartford as the site of the conference because of its long history of offering students the opportunity...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 7:06 PM
After a quick post-election organizational meeting Tuesday, the 28th town council wasted little time getting into a heated discussion about the Metropolitan District Commission's potential water rate increases for 2014.
With the commission scheduled...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:21 PM
HARTFORD — Families considering the state's Open Choice program and dozens of area magnet schools can begin applying Dec. 2 for enrollment in the 2014-15 year.
On Saturday, the state plans to host a school choice fair at A.I. Prince Technical...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:27 PM
There is growing agreement that America’s War on Drugs and this country’s distorted immigration policies have been monumental failures. It it now seems Arnold Giammarco is a victim of both.
Giammarco is a U.S. Army veteran and a legal...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:23 PM
MetLife is cutting 117 workers from its Bloomfield offices between December and March, the company said in a document filed this week with the state Department of Labor.
The nation's largest life insurer is moving the following operations to facilities...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:07 PM
HARTFORD — Open Hearth, a homeless shelter and halfway house in downtown Hartford, always had a dignity-through-work philosophy.
All the men had to do two weeks working full time splitting and stacking wood, and after a few weeks, most work in...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 5:44 AM
El Papa Francis anunció el martes el nombramiento del obispo Leonard Blair, el obispo de Toledo, Ohio, como el nuevo arzobispo de Hartford.
'El Papa Francis nombra al obispo Leonard Blair como mi sucesor,'' escribió el actual arzobispo de Hartford,...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 3:54 PM
There are many deeply troubling things about the murder of Trayvon Martin, not least of which is that, three months after George Zimmerman was found innocent, we seem to have stopped troubling ourselves about it.
You remember what happened. Trayvon, a...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 11:52 AM
A Connecticut man named Clayton Richard Gordon is being illegal held by U.S. immigration authorities who have put him in jail without the chance to make bond, according to a federal judge.
Gordon is a legal immigrant to the U.S. who came here from...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:25 AM
Hartford Art School’s Faculty Exhibition will be on the walls at the Joseloff Gallery, on the campus of tht University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Ave. in West Hartford, until Friday, Nov. 1.
The artworks are in ceramics, drawing, illustration,...
| Oct 11, 2013
If imitation is indeed the sincerest form of flattery, Plan B Burger Bar took the compliment. As pretzel buns began to appear on national chain menus throughout the country, the restaurant group — which has served a pretzel burger since its first...