| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Last year's Morning Call co-player of the year, Jalen Cannon, definitely made his mark in his first season at St. Francis of Brooklyn. According to a release that was sent to me, the freshman from Allen High School has been named to the Northeast...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 11:50 AM
Brash's Mind Flex CD Release Party
w/ Joey Batts, Crooked Mindz, Heddshotts, Pacewon, and Mr. Green; $10 entry includes CD, June 24, Sully's Pub, 2071 Park St., Hartford, (860) 231-8881, sullyspub.com
For an MC who readily admits that he has a negative...
| Jun 23, 2011
At least tragedy often leads to change, I thought as I listened Wednesday to one horrific story after another at a conference on violence.
In 1992, Diane Moylan-Cooke's 6-year-old niece was shot twice in the head by her father during a supervised visit....
| Dec 1, 2010
| 6:57 PM
The officer who drove the car that struck and killed a teenage bicyclist, allegedly after a night of drinking, was rejected by five police departments before getting his job in Windsor Locks, where his father is a high-ranking officer.
Once in Windsor...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 9:14 AM
— Cpl. Robert Brodie's sword, on display Saturday at Central Connecticut State University, is forever jammed in its scabbard by a bullet that probably would have killed him.
The Connecticut cavalry trooper's close call is among thousands of stories...
| Apr 30, 2011
| 5:16 PM
On April 15, 1861, just days after the first shots of the Civil War were fired at Fort Sumter, President Abraham Lincoln issued a call for 75,000 volunteers. Connecticut was required to supply one regiment.
Men from all over the state responded in droves...
| May 15, 2012
| 10:30 AM
East Haven Democratic Town Committee Chairman Gene Ruocco is "embarrassed" by the comments he left on the East Haven Patch website but told the New Haven Register he doesn't see why they've been viewed as threatening. The posts were in response to one...
| May 30, 2012
| 7:00 AM
25th Connecticut Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
June 1-9 at Cinestudio, Trinity College, Hartford
Opening June 1st, for LGBT Pride Month, and programmed by a group of approximately 15 volunteers, the Connecticut Gay & Lesbian Film Festival offers...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 5:54 PM
Comparisons among colleges' tailgating policies are difficult, but Yale's rules appear more lenient than the rules of at least five other New England colleges.
Yale permits beer kegs and rental trucks full of party supplies into tailgating areas, while...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 7:45 PM
Travis Trice scored a career-high 20 points off the bench to lead sluggish Michigan State past Central Connecticut State 89-69 Wednesday night.
Trice, a freshman point guard, was 6 for 8 from the field, including all four 3-point tries, and 4 for 5 at...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 4:18 PM
In November 1861, New London residents watched with curiosity as teams of oxen hauled wagons loaded with fieldstones through their streets.
The stones had been collected from the foundations of farms and old pasture walls in Waterford and surrounding...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:25 PM
• Thursday: Heather Maloney, $10-$13. 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton; Rocky Loves Emily, Move Out West, the Fates, the Runaround, Pilotside, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford.
• Friday: Chubby Checker, 8 p.m. Mohegan...