| Feb 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
A quick look around downtown Hartford shows that changes are underway.
The "Butt Ugly" building at the mouth of the city's core has been torn down, along with deconstruction projects all around the area. Construction of high-end apartments downtown...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:03 PM
The premature resignation of Trinity College President James F. Jones Jr. marks not only the loss of an innovative educator and intellectual leader, but also leaves this 2007 graduate with the very uneasy sense that Trinity has become a community so...
| May 1, 2013
| 8:47 AM
National Theatre Live — those terrific HD live broadcasts from London’s National Theatre to movie houses around the world, including Connecticut — has a hot lineup, ahead, including Olivier Award winners and nominees. It certainly...
| May 3, 2013
| 10:12 AM
Although decades of research indicate that raising the minimum wage does not adversely affect employment, this untrue claim is recycled whenever the Connecticut General Assembly considers providing working people with a small wage increase.
| May 3, 2013
| 3:52 PM
The arrest of Daniel Doyle of West Hartford Friday in Rhode Island on charges of embezzlement, forgery and other crimes left many in the area saddened and scratching their heads. For those who know him, this was hard to imagine.
Mr. Doyle coached...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 4:34 PM
With college costs soaring and new graduates struggling to land jobs, is higher education still worth the money? Yes, according to an analysis by one recent college graduate who has studied the issue carefully. Sarah Millar, who is now gainfully......
| Feb 27, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Bold, Raw & Uncensored: Ghanaian Movie Posters
Through March 16, Widener Gallery, Trinity College, 300 Summit St., Hartford, (860) 297-5232, trincoll.edu
Corpse-like zombies. Severed heads. Frightening hybrid man-beast monstrosities. Hovering angels...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Broadway veteran, Jan Neuberger will present with her one-woman show, "Boomer Girl!" at West Hartford's Playhouse on Park March 22 to 25 for four performances.There bis a post-show talk back immediately following the final matinee on the 25th.
| Mar 5, 2012
| 4:43 PM
— In the wake of the beating of a Trinity College student early Sunday, students and parents are calling for increased security on campus.
"We hope this incident prompts a re-evaluation of security on campus, especially near Allen and Crescent,"...
| Mar 8, 2012
Novelist Earl Lovelace, whose first new book in more than a decade, Is Just A Movie, will be released on paperback in April, has spent most of his life on his native islands of Trinidad and Tobago. But he'll brave the weather on Monday for a stop at...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Trinity College has moved swiftly to step-up campus security and police say they have increased patrols in the area following an attack early Sunday that left a student suffering serious facial injuries.
"This senseless and brutal attack instills in...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 12:05 PM
Jimmy Jones, in a stern letter to the Trinity College community this afternoon, says the school and the city must move quickly to improve campus safety in the aftermath of a brutal attack on a student early Sunday morning:
I want to assure you in no...