| Aug 6, 2014
| 3:38 PM
HARTFORD — Two bidders have submitted broad plans for developing land north of the city's downtown, which include a minor league baseball stadium and a municipal office building.
A group led by New York-based LeylandAlliance and Middletown-based...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:31 PM
HARTFORD — The lead developer for the Storrs Center project near UConn is part of a group that wants to redevelop Downtown North, a project that includes a 9,000-seat minor league baseball stadium.
New York-based LeylandAlliance, the master...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:34 PM
HARTFORD – Political incumbents are traditionally well-loved in their hometowns, but sometimes that is not the case for all.
Next week, eight Democratic incumbents in the state legislature are facing challenges for their seats in the August 12...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:29 PM
Central Picked Fourth In Football
Central Connecticut was selected fourth in the Northeast Conference preseason football coaches' poll. Defending NEC champion Sacred Heart was picked to repeat and received six first-place votes. Duquesne was second and...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:15 PM
HARTFORD — City officials said Monday that they received four proposals to develop land north of downtown — a project that would include housing, retail and a 9,000-seat minor league baseball stadium.
The window to submit proposals closed...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 2:09 PM
The New Britain Rock Cats lost 7-1 to the Erie SeaWolves at New Britain Stadium on Sunday.
Erie took an early 1-0 lead after two innings. Steven Moya walked to lead off the second inning, moved to third on a double from Dean Green and came home on a...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:57 PM
HARTFORD — Developers interested in transforming vacant parcels of land north of Hartford's downtown into housing, retail and a 9,000-seat minor league baseball stadium had until 3 p.m. Friday to submit their proposals.
But city officials on...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:12 AM
HARTFORD — City residents fumed Wednesday over what they called a lack of transparency and inflated job and visitor projections for a proposed minor league baseball stadium in Hartford.
The more than 250 residents who attended a hearing at the...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
HARTFORD — The city's proposal to build a minor league baseball stadium could derail plans for a new XL Center or compete with the existing downtown arena, a top development official said in an email obtained by The Courant.
| Jun 4, 2014
| 3:16 PM
There was cheering at Wednesday's press conference announcing the move of the New Britain Rock Cats to Hartford, as if the home team had just rallied for a win.
Mayor Pedro Segarra told the assemblage that the city would spend up to $60 million to build...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:12 PM
This is big, folks. A show that started at Hartford Stage has won the top Tony Award for best musical. That's the theatrical equivalent of UConn sweeping the college basketball championships.
That this sweet, funny period musical from the provinces...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:51 PM
It's been six months since The Courant published its wish list for this year in the editorial series Agenda 2014 (on http://www.courant.com/opinion). Here is a mid-year update.
Citing infrastructure-related accidents on the state's rail...