| Dec 12, 2012
| 3:00 PM
Last year, 3-year-old Athena Angeles of Willimantic was brought to Windham Hospital with a serious head injury. She was treated and released to her mother's care and died several hours later after being beaten by the mother's boyfriend, authorities said....
| Aug 6, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Sprawl follows the pipes, planners have observed. So in choosing a shorter pipeline for bringing water to campus, the University of Connecticut will limit low-density development in eastern Connecticut and save money to boot.
School officials have...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Finally, Connecticut's airports are under new management.
After two years of preparation, the Connecticut Airport Authority has taken over operation and management of Bradley International Airport and the state's five other general aviation airports...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Dramatists Naomi Wallace, Stephen Adly Guirgis, and Yale School of Drama grad Tarell Alvin McCraney are the nine recipients of the new writing prize — and one of the most lucrative — the Windham Campbell Prizes, a new global writer’s...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:20 AM
Three playwrights -- including one Yale School of Drama grad -- will receive one of the most lucrative prizes in their field Tuesday at Yale when they receive the inaugural Donald Windham — Sandy M. Campbell Literature Prizes, which include $150,000...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 11:28 AM
Stephen King was born and brought up in Maine; but for winters in Florida, he still calls the state home. The remote, chilly state with its notoriously taciturn population has been the setting for many of his books, including "Carrie," "Cujo," "Pet...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 9:52 AM
One of the literary world's favorite fiction prizes, the PEN/Faulkner award, announced its 2013 finalists Wednesday. In its 33rd year, the contenders come from publishers large and small.
The finalists are Amelia Gray for "Threats," published by Farrar,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Claremont Graduate University announced Monday that the winner of its 2013 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award is Marianne Boruch. Boruch will be awarded $100,000 for her collection "The Book of Hours," published by Copper Canyon Press.
The prize, one of the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:17 PM
When theater connoisseurs gather to discuss the greatest plays or playwrights of all time, chances are that Arthur Miller and "Death of a Salesman" will be found at or near the top of most lists.
South Coast Repertory has produced this American...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 12:02 PM
Authorities are awaiting toxicology results on "Sons of Anarchy" actor Johnny Lewis as they continue to investigate allegations that he killed his landlady last week before falling to his death. It will likely take several more weeks before the Los......
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Los Angeles police detectives are still trying to sort out the case of "Sons of Anarchy" actor Johnny Lewis, who allegedly killed his landlord in Los Feliz and then fell to his death. Law enforcement sources said they are still......
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:03 AM
"Sons of Anarchy" actor Johnny Lewis had been struggling with legal and health issues in the years before he allegedly killed his landlord and fell to his death in Los Feliz earlier this week. He was arrested three times this......