| Feb 12, 2014
| 4:10 PM
The Manchester Community College Foundation recently appointed a new member to its board of directors.
Billy Grant, of West Hartford, has a long history in the culinary profession. Grant, along with his brothers Tony and Michael, has created two...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Hartford Public Schools, in partnership with Capital Community College, will open a new magnet school this fall, in which students earn their high school diploma and complete credits for an associate college degree at the same time - free of charge....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:51 PM
MANCHESTER — The nonprofit group that has been working for almost two years to make downtown a destination for arts and culture is seeking feedback through an online survey.
Imagine Main Street has hosted First Thursday events downtown since June...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:09 AM
“To Have-Have Not,” an exhibit of work by Gil Scullion, will be at the University of New Haven’s Seton Art Gallery, in Dodd’s Hall on the campus at 300 Boston Post Road in West Haven, from Friday, Jan. 31, when it opens with a...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:56 PM
Race officials have announced road closures for the course of the Manchester Road Race on Thanksgiving Day. Police will close Main Street in downtown Manchester at 7 a.m. and will stay closed until around 12:30 p.m. or when all the barricades have been...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:44 AM
“Be-Dai, the Art of Mother Love,” an exhibit of handwoven baby carriers from Southwest China, will be at the Dehn Gallery at MCC on Main, 903 Main St. in Manchester, until Thursday, Dec. 12.
To describe the exhibit, the gallerist, Maura O&...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 5:32 AM
“Habitat,” an exhibit of work by Andrew Buck, Andrew Molleur, Matthew Weber, Martha Lewis, Phillip Johnson, Ray DiCapua, Craig Newick, Peter Waite, Marion Belanger and Linda Lindroth, will be at the Hans Weiss Newspace Gallery at Manchester...
| Oct 3, 2013
Max Collins, 23, knows he's young, even for a first-time restaurant owner. But he's using youth to his advantage.
He found his head chef, a former colleague from his bartending days, by reconnecting with him on Twitter. He came up with the restaurant'...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Robert Swain was remembered as a formidable three-sport athlete and dedicated friend and student Tuesday at a vigil that drew a large crowd at East Hartford High School.
"All the success and all the goals that we set, he met," said Uyi Osunde, Swain's...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:15 AM
In Bridgeport, the "B:Hive" just started up a couple of months back. In Manchester, "Axis901" got rolling this spring as well. Stamford opened its "Innovation Center" more than a year ago, while down in New Haven "The Grove" has been grooving along...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 11:13 AM
It's fireworks time. Here's a big list of where you can see and hear (and feel in your chest) some colorful explosions above your head.
Bridgeport: 8 p.m. Ballpark at Harbor Yard, 500 Main St., (203) 345-4800. bridgeportbluefish.com.
| Mar 27, 2013
Four local leaders from different backgrounds came together last week to talk about gun violence in Manchester.
Representatives with experience in religion, law enforcement, education and the government were panelists at the first in a series of...