| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Hartford HealthCare, the parent organization of Hartford Hospital, announced Monday that it is organizing its hospitals and care centers into three regions to improve service and reduce costs.
As part of the move, the health-care firm named Jeff Flaks,...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 3:41 PM
WILLIMANTIC — The leaks in the parish hall started off small. But eventually, they had to use kiddy pools to catch water inside St. Paul's Episcopal Church whenever it rained. Time for a new roof.
The money was available. But the church needed...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Will Darney esperó en fila durante la noche frente a la tienda de Apple en Westfarms Mall para conseguir un nuevo iPhone 5S dorado cuando abrieran las puertas a las 8am.
Pero al llegar al mostrador, después de las 10 am, los iPhone 5C color oro se...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2013
There are many ways to measure the quality of a workplace: wages and benefits, employee turnover, physical amenities like gyms, policies such as flex time and free lunch, and profit-sharing all come to mind.
As the chronicler of life in Connecticut,...
| 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...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Whenever playwrights get about a half million dollars to help their careers I think it’s a good day.
And it was a great day this week at Yale’s Sprague Hall in New Haven when three playwrights -- among nine writers in all -- were the...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 8:26 AM
So how are the new Windham-Campbell Prizes chosen?
The new literary prizes will give out annually noine awards -- that include $150,000 in unrestructs funds -- to each writer, three fiction writers, three non-fiction writers and threee playwrights....
| Sep 4, 2013
| 12:23 PM
ArtSpace, 480 Main St. in the Willimantic section of Windham, will exhibit the en plein air art of Muriel Miller from Friday, Sept. 6, when it will open with a reception from 5 to 8 p.m., until Saturday, Sept. 28.
Gallery hours are Saturdays from 1 to 4...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:06 AM
Every time I hike, I come down with a bad case of little-boy-itis. You know, that "virus" you pick up as a child that causes you to go as close to the edge of a cliff as possible or splash your way across a stream or run through the spray of a waterfall....
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:11 PM
JONESBOROUGH, Tenn. — As Donald Davis sauntered down Main Street wearing a khaki suit and a bow tie decorated with pumpkins and orange foliage, he elicited little gasps from the people he passed, a vigorous handshake or two, the occasional star-...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The recent controversy over who will bring an additional 2 million gallons of water a day to the University of Connecticut's main campus at Storrs highlights, yet again, the fact that Connecticut lacks a statewide water plan.
As The Courant recently...