| Mar 2, 2014
Our Stories, a series of six free Saturday morning writing workshops for girls ages 14 to 18, will run March 8 to April 12, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, at sites in Hartford. The workshops are sponsored by the Connecticut Center for the Book, a program of...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Declining enrollments have left the state's four regional universities and 12 community colleges with a $15.5 million budget shortfall at mid-year.
The lower-than-expected enrollments "plaguing" the system have hit the community colleges the hardest,...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Junot Diaz is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of the novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, as well as the short story collections Drown and, most recently, This Is How You Lose Her —- a finalist for the 2012 National Book Award. He's a...
| Dec 23, 2012
Dawn Hochsprung kept politics out of her professional life.
But after the November election, Hochsprung, a registered Democrat, couldn't help sounding off to her Facebook friends in an exuberant post using the pseudonym "Dinna Fash," a term for "don't...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 10:40 AM
There's a new chorus group in town and it's the Hartford Gay Men’s Chorus which will mark their debut with "Believe," a holiday concert on Friday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. at the Unitarian Society of Hartford, 50 Bloomfield Ave.
J.D. Bauer is artistic...
| Dec 5, 2008
A Superior Court judge in Waterbury has ruled in favor of a New Milford man expelled from Central Connecticut State University in 2006 for cheating, exonerating him of the charge and placing blame on the other student involved in the scandal.