| 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...
| 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 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 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 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...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 7:30 PM
Jeremiah Roberts didn't take this moment for granted.
The 20-year-old was serious in his cap and gown Wednesday night, recounting struggles, while fellow Journalism and Media Academy graduates laughed with friends and took photos before their procession...
| Apr 12, 2012
Mother's Dayis just ahead on May 13. Get deals on gifts at area sales.
Artist Karen Rossi, known for metal work, holds an open house Saturday, April 14, at her studio, 60 Estey Road in Norfolk, with specials on a range of merchandise. Hours are 1 to 4 p....
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:22 PM
These straitened times have struck even the Nobel Prize Committee. Laureates will receive financial rewards that are 20 percent less than previously. It is a bow to reality that there's not as much money for even the most accomplished among us....
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:44 PM
AARON WILSON, NORTHWEST CATHOLIC
COACH: Cory Carlson
ACCOMPLISHMENTS: Went 3-4 against Bristol Eastern and 3-4 with a double and a triple against Simsbury. . . In a game against Farmington, Farmington had runners on...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 5:26 AM
The faculty at Manchester Community College will open a fine arts exhibit on Friday, July 13, at the MCC Arts and Education Center Downtown Gallery, 901 Main St. in Manchester.
The show will run until Thursday, Sept. 6.
The opening reception will be...
| Aug 20, 2012
| 2:27 PM
How much meat, discolored and dehydrated, have you tossed from the freezer in the past year?
Probably enough to pay for a vacuum food sealer, which preserves frozen meats, vegetables and fruits up to three years. Hunters use food sealers. So do...