| Oct 18, 2013
Garden Club Events
Karen Bussolini is the guest speaker at Tolland Garden Paths garden club Harvest Gathering, Sunday, Oct. 20, from 12:30 to 4 p.m., at the Lodge at Crandall's Park in Tolland. The event will include a potluck luncheon at 1 p.m.;...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:25 PM
Two East Haven cops are right now on trial for alleged racial profiling and police brutality. The timing probably couldn't be better.
Connecticut is this week rolling out a new reporting system designed to keep track of who police are stopping for...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Patients at four hospitals in Greater Hartford who have Cigna Corp. as their health insurer won't face higher out-of-network rates starting Oct. 1, Cigna said Tuesday.
Cigna, based in Bloomfield, and Hartford HealthCare "have agreed to amend their...
| 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
| 6:26 AM
Will Darney waited in line overnight at Westfarms mall's Apple store to get a new gold iPhone 5S when the doors opened at 8 a.m.
But when, after 10 hours, he got to the counter, the store was out of that color.
He and a friend, Christian Robison, were...
| 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 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 13, 2013
| 8:57 AM
William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, based in Shelton, has taken the top spot for large employers in the 2013 Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces awards.
Also winning top awards were Virtus Investment Partners Inc. of Hartford, the top winner in...
| 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...