| Dec 13, 2013
| 6:33 PM
A new one-year agreement in the long-running Sheff vs. O'Neill desegregation case with an estimated price tag of $3.5 million calls for the enrollment of an additional 1,350 Hartford students in integrated schools, the expansion of several magnet...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Mayor Pedro Segarra has appointed Henry Burgos the city's new director of human resources and Kennard Ray the deputy chief of staff.
Burgos and Ray start work with the city on Monday.
Burgos replaces Valda Washington, who had been in the position...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:24 PM
HARTFORD — The city board of education reversed itself Monday night and approved two proposed magnet schools for the 2014-15 year, nearly a week after voting to reject the plans that were negotiated as part of a settlement in the Sheff v. O'Neill...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 7:02 AM
HARTFORD — A tweet sent Wednesday by Steve Perry, the principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School, has caused a backlash and prompted the local teachers' union to ask the district and school board to investigate.
The only way to lose a fight...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Press releases about federal grants are routine news, but here's a head-scratcher that came in last week.
Two community colleges in Connecticut — Capital (in Hartford) and Housatonic (in Bridgeport) — will receive a total of $4.5 million...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:49 AM
El patronato de la Universidad de Connecticut se prepara hoy para votar si continúan hacia adelante con planes para un recinto en el centro de Hartford en del antiguo edificio del Hartford Times, Property Line ha obtenido una representación de uno de...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 6:25 AM
Hartford Bicycle Studio, 89 Arch St., is the host of a fundraiser on Thursday, July 18, and Saturday, July 20, to help raise money for guitar virtuoso Daniel Salazar Jr. to bring his annual “Guitar Under the Stars” to Hartford on Saturday,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:44 PM
It is hard to argue with UConn's choice of the former Hartford Times building on Prospect Street as the site of its downtown Hartford campus.
The location means about 2,200 students and 300 faculty members will be in the center of downtown, close to...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 11:46 AM
“Ascension III: A Woman’s World” is the next exhibit at the Conrad L. Mallett Art Gallery at Capital Community College, 950 Main St. in Hartford.
It will be up until Tuesday, April 2. An artist reception will be Saturday, March 23,...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 8:36 PM
The school board Tuesday night rejected Superintendent Christina Kishimoto's request for a two-year contract extension that would have kept her in charge of Hartford's education reform efforts through mid-2016.
Mayor Pedro Segarra said that he was "very...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 4:45 AM
The awards ceremony for Community Renewal Team’s 22nd annual National Arts Program — a competition involving 300 works of visual art from youths in Hartford and Middlesex counties — will be Saturday, Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. at Capital...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 9:35 AM
The news from Puerto Rico after last November's elections could not have been more clear: "Puerto Rico Approves Statehood," crowed the Washington Post. "Puerto Ricans favor statehood for the first time," read the headline on CNN.com. So nothing seemed...