| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:45 PM
The University of Connecticut will pay $1.28 million in a settlement with five former or current students who filed a federal lawsuit in November, charging that the university mishandled their cases when they were raped or sexually assaulted.
| Jul 19, 2014
| 6:47 PM
WATERBURY — Tom Moore did not name a captain for any of his first seven seasons as Quinnipiac men's basketball coach.
Why? Basically, Moore said, anyone given that honor has to be just about perfect.
"And that's impossible," he said. "We've had...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 10:12 AM
Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, 600 Main St. in Hartford, continues its summerlong series of movies about love and food, as well as presents two documentaries in the "CT At Work" film series.
"The Final Recipe" will be shown Thursday, July 18, and...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 4:44 PM
I was still tying my shoes at State Line Car Wash this morning when two guys from Lakeville pulled up in separate cars.
Rick DelPrete, retired history teacher and athletic director from the Hotchkiss School, was on hand to show me the remains of the...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Think of any major theme in the development of Connecticut and chances are good that if it's not on the shoreline, it has unfolded along Route 44.
Starting Monday and through most of July, The Courant will bring to life the iconic, historic U.S. highway...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 2:04 PM
Think of any major theme in the development of Connecticut and chances are good that if it’s not on the shoreline, it unfolded along Route 44. And it’s still happening.
Way back in 1635, when settlers were just arriving along the Connecticut...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:16 AM
NAVY MEN'S LACROSSE: Six Navy men's lacrosse players were named to the 2014 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll released by the conference office Monday, including four-time selection and 2014 Men's Lacrosse Academic All-Patriot League Team member Erik...
| Jun 15, 2014
Bethany Baer helped Salisbury University's women's lacrosse team stand alone as Division III national champions in late May. Two weeks later, the junior earned a prestigious award for her efforts.
Baer, a Westminster graduate, is this year's...
| May 24, 2014
| 6:20 PM
| May 24, 2014
| 7:54 PM
| May 4, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Freezing cold, stricken with smallpox and under attack from enemy ships in a foreign land, a regiment of American soldiers fled their encampment in Deschambault, Canada, early on the morning of May 7, 1776.
Under the command of Col. Charles Burrall, the...
| 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....