| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Casi 10 años después que desapareciera de la casa de su madre en East Hartford, Joyvaline Martínez fue identificada el miércoles como una de las tres mujeres cuyos restos óseos fueron encontrados diseminados detrás de un centro comercial de New Britain en...
| Sep 12, 2013
There are many ways to measure the quality of a workplace: wages and benefits, employee turnover, physical amenities like gyms, policies such as flex time and free lunch, and profit-sharing all come to mind.
As the chronicler of life in Connecticut,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:57 AM
William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, based in Shelton, has taken the top spot for large employers in the 2013 Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces awards.
Also winning top awards were Virtus Investment Partners Inc. of Hartford, the top winner in...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Let's think about food. Not the food you eat, but the food others struggle to obtain. Congress continues to shape and debate a bill on food policy as it determines how it will allocate hundreds of billions of dollars to farmers and low-income consumers....
| Aug 16, 2013
| 4:44 PM
In 2012, the University of Connecticut asked water utilities to propose new ways to increase drinking water supply to its Storrs campus.
Those submitting knew that an industrial park was planned, that what is now known as the Storrs Center would be...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The recent controversy over who will bring an additional 2 million gallons of water a day to the University of Connecticut's main campus at Storrs highlights, yet again, the fact that Connecticut lacks a statewide water plan.
As The Courant recently...
| Aug 11, 2013
Conde Nast Traveler has just come out with its annual Readers Choice Survey, which features a Top 10 list of the country's friendliest, and unfriendliest cities.
New Haven was designated as the third most unfriendly city in the United States, a...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 5:44 AM
The University of Connecticut will pay an outside law firm to investigate its own employees' handling of allegations the school received as early as 2006 that a music professor engaged in sexual misconduct.
The school said it is cooperating in...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 3:04 PM
GLASTONBURY –The UConn men's basketball program is working to satisfy NCAA concerns over the eligibility of two of its incoming freshmen, Terrence Samuel and Kentan Facey.
The concerns with Samuel are academic. He has had to repeat two courses...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:57 AM
Sharing a name with a municipality in another state can lead to confusion, according to many town workers who work in identically named towns in both Connecticut and Massachusetts.
There are 40 pairs of towns in Connecticut and Massachusetts with the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 9:45 AM
The parents of Maria Cheema and Yasseen Sheriff decided it was time their daughter and son, both 30, met.
Maria immigrated to the United States from Pakistan in 1995 and was home for a visit in September 1998 after completing her master's degree in...