| Jun 6, 2013
| 7:56 PM
On the night of April 25, Bill Holowaty sounded deeply wounded and foreboding.
Amid allegations of abuse and a failure to comply with administration directives — suspended by his school — Holowaty had decided to retire after 45 years as...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:03 AM
On Thursday, March 14, from 4 to 7 p.m., Akus Gallery at Eastern Connecticut State University in Willimantic will hold an opening reception for “Mother Goddess.”
The exhibit of 50 artworks examines “the process of transcendence from...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 1:35 PM
Do you have a rewarding job at a great workplace that gets it?
If so, you might be employed at one of the 50 companies, organizations and agencies that were honored last September as one of the Courant/Fox CT Top Workplaces of 2012.
And if your...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 11:25 AM
1) DanceMasters Weekend Showcase Performance, Wesleyan University CFA Theater, 283 Washington Terr., Middletown, Sat., Mar. 9, 8 p.m. $8-$28.
2) The Connecticut Forum: A Meaningful Life, Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, Mortensen Hall, 166...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For nearly 6,900 students who graduated Sunday at colleges around the state, the natural question is: What's next?
Happily, this year's graduates have more reason to be optimistic than those who graduated two or three years ago, although the market...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 5:09 AM
The Akus Gallery at Eastern Connecticut State University in Willimantic opens “Virtue and Vice: The World of Lizbeth Anderson” on Thursday, Jan. 31, with a reception from 5 to 7 p.m. The show runs until Thursday, Feb. 28.
Anderson, who works...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:44 PM
As the legislative session heads toward a close, Connecticut citizens and legislators should question why the state provides much higher subsidized public support to students at the University of Connecticut than to those in the Connecticut State...
| May 5, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The Greyhound dynasty continues. Moravian College sports information director Mark Fleming has reported that John Byrne's juggernaut has added another conference championship and will be headed to another NCAA Division III tournament. Here's the report as...
| Feb 18, 2012
This is the first in an occasional series about people who have transformed their own lives and the country.
Charlie Prewitt's 93 years have been a long and winding journey — from witnessing racial prejudice while growing up in southern Indiana...
| Jan 19, 2012
On Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Jan. 21 to 23, in Hartford, Japanalia cleans house at its biannual mega-sale. The event features samples, one-of-a-kind items, overstocks and irregulars at 50 to 80 percent off. Payment is by cash or check only. Hours are...
| Sep 20, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Elsa Núñez has dedicated her life to education.
Núñez, who has been president of Eastern Connecticut State University for seven years, has led a strategic planning project that has expanded the university buildings and created more support services for...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 3:25 PM
William and Mary at Wake Forest, 7
Hampton vs. Wofford (at Trask Coliseum in Wilmington, N.C.), 2
ECSU Viking Thanksgiving Classic (in Elizabeth City, N.C.):
Apprentice vs. Claflin, 6
Bluefield at Elizabeth City State, 8...