| Feb 23, 2014
Pop quiz: What's the most famous concert that ever happened? Most people would probably say Woodstock, the blow-out 1969 festival that symbolised and crystalised the hippie dream and the counterculture of the era. Ok — this next question's a...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 7:07 PM
When irate Fairfield County legislators suggested earlier this winter that Connecticut should sever its relationship with Metro-North, state political leaders were silent and Transportation Commissioner James Redeker dismissed the idea as impractical....
| Feb 15, 2014
| 5:48 PM
State Republicans have hammered Democrats and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for heavy fundraising from executives whose companies do business with the state and thus are banned by law from contributing to Connecticut political committees and candidates for...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 4:03 PM
What's your line in the sand?
When do you finally say, "Enough," decide to sell your house, pack up your things and move your life to another state that offers more freedom and liberty?
For me and my family, the straw that broke the camel's back was...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:34 AM
El Oscarizado actor Dustin Hoffman estará filmando una película titulada 'Boychoir' en la Universidad de Fairfield desde el 24 de febrero al 28 de marzo, según el sitio web del Connecticut Film Office.
Hoffman llegó a la Universidad el jueves, 20 de...
| Feb 12, 2014
Hollywood has spent some time in Connecticut over the years. Some big box-office hits have been filmed here. Some flops have, too. But what has Connecticut looked like to movie goers?
Some movies shot and set here take a jaundiced look at Connecticut....
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Oscar-winning actor Dustin Hoffman will be shooting a movie titled "Boychoir" at Fairfield University from Feb. 24 to March 28, according to the Connecticut Film Office website.
Hoffman will come to the university on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 7 p.m., to...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 1:12 PM
The Kauffman Foundation, a charity and think tank that focuses largely on entrepreneurial activity, job growth and education, says a lot of what people think matters in creating an entrepreneurial ecosystem doesn't do a thing.
Having strong research...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 4:05 AM
The Puritans just didn't have much fun.
Until late in the 18th century, there wasn't much in the way of public entertainment for The Hartford Courant to cover, and certainly nothing in the way of theater.
Oh, there was the time just before the...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 6:22 PM
It's pretty much a done deal that MGM Resorts will win a license to build an $800 million casino with a hotel and conference center in Springfield. So what are we going to get in our backyard?
Top MGM executives delivered their final, formal plea...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:22 AM
“Your Branches Span the Sky,” featuring work by about 50 U.S. veterans participating in the Creative Arts Therapies programs at the Veteran’s Administration Connecticut Healthcare System in West Haven, will be at the Leitao Lobby, Regina...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 8:20 AM
Ha llegado una tormenta de nieve por todo el estado, dejando varias pulgadas en Hartford para las 7:30am y haciendo el viaje resbaladizo.
La nieve provocó que casi todas las escuelas del estado cerraran y que el gobernador Dannel P. Malloy le dijera a...