| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:10 PM
| Jun 16, 2014
| 7:19 AM
The Bikers Against Hunger motorcycle run to benefit Enfield Loaves and Fishes Soup Kitchen raised $1,787.
On Saturday afternoon 40 bikes traveled an hour loop through Enfield, Somers and parts of Strafford, Ellington and East Windsor before retuning...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 7:35 AM
EAST WINDSOR — Where does the story of Iron Heart Canning begin?
Is it St. Patrick's Day 2006, when Ann Stratton and Tyler Wille met through a friend, when they were both at a bar in New York City? Tyler was high on whiskey, not beer, so maybe...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Greater Hartford has a higher concentration of jobs at foreign-owned firms than two-thirds of the nation's biggest urban areas, according to a study from Brookings Institution released Friday.
Fairfield County has the highest proportion of jobs at...
| Jun 26, 2014
Toward the end of the school year, we're really looking forward to those long, lazy days of summer. But perhaps all too soon you'll realize you should have planned something to keep the kids, and yourself, from going crazy. No worries. There are still...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 1:41 PM
The Windsor Locks Public Library History Group invited a special speaker to its June 11 meeting about the Windsor Locks State Canal Trail and Park. Karen Carlson, a three-year member and secretary of the Friends of the Enfield Falls Canal group, talked...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 4:21 PM
If there were no such thing as history, Greater Hartford probably would be one municipality. There might be villages or boroughs here and there, but there'd be one chief executive and one legislative body.
That of course did not happen; the region...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 5:15 PM
HARTFORD — For years, the barren stretch of Main Street just north of downtown Hartford was notable for a now-demolished decaying building that earned the nickname "butt-ugly."
But a decades-long drought of redevelopment north of I-84 could be...
| Jun 6, 2014
| 8:14 AM
HARTFORD — Before Hartford can sign a lease with the New Britain Rock Cats, the city council must approve proposals that would realign four streets, authorize buying downtown property for $1.78 million and allow officials to issue or reallocate...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 4:39 AM
In 1600, what was to become Connecticut was essentially nothing but trees.
"If it isn't a rock outcrop, and it isn't a wetland or water body, and it isn't a bald patch on a coastal dune, it is all forest," said Robert M. Thorson, a University of...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Thanks to state Sen. Eric Coleman, D-Bloomfield, many Hartford voters get to participate in an August referendum on city leaders' secretly hatched plan to spend $60 million on a minor league baseball stadium. Coleman, seeking re-election as a primary...
| May 3, 2014
Connecticut residents somehow survive winter's nuisance with a comforting combination of complaints about its length, severity and wind-chill factors.
If only asphalt and vehicles could talk.
Last April, Paula Zeiner's daughter left a Hartford...