| Jun 9, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The Windham High School baseball team ended the regular season with an 11-9 record, and went into the post-season seeded at number 26 in the medium division. The Whippets’ season ended with a 6-0 loss in the first round of the state tourney to...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Anita Morrison was on her feet all day on Saturday, June 14, and the long-time organizer of the annual St. Mary's Tag Sale and Strawberry Festival in East Hartford wouldn't have it any other way.
"We're all doing God's work," said Morrison of the...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 8:10 AM
The Celebrating America initiative has been urging Carroll County's residents to learn and experience more of local history since its inception in 2011. One way they are doing this is by challenging children to visit a wide variety of historic landmarks...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Hartford HealthCare, a statewide network of health care providers with 18,000 workers, is eliminating 350 jobs, the chief operating officer announced Monday.
About 230 people will be leaving through layoffs, buyouts and retirements, and the rest of the...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 4:16 PM
Two months ago an 89-year-old Andover widow, Carolyn Sheehan, said in this column that she hoped someone in government would let her buy back 11.3 acres that the state Department of Transportation took by eminent domain 27 years ago for a planned...
| May 24, 2014
| 3:29 PM
— Walking down the street in Willimantic on a nice spring day back in 1948, Phil Barry felt pretty good about himself. He had on his letter sweater, which he had earned for playing basketball and baseball at Windham High School. The big maroon W...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:09 AM
By the force of its eminent domain authority, the state Department of Transportation took 11.3 acres from an Andover couple 27 years ago for construction of the then-planned Route 6 expressway from Bolton to Windham.
Now that expressway project is dead...
| May 28, 2014
| 3:49 PM
England has the Man Booker ($83,000) and the Folio Fiction Prize ($66,000). American poets have the Kingsley Tufts Award ($100,000) and the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize ($100,000). English-language writers worldwide, working in any genre, are eligible for...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 6:56 PM
The Mohegan Tribe announced Thursday a new franchise agreement to bring 16 locations of a Colorado burger chain to New England.
The tribe entered an agreement to open 16 Smashburger locations in Connecticut, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. The burger...
| Jun 9, 2014
| 3:22 PM
Charter Oak Federal Credit Union said Monday it will open a new $18 million headquarters next week in Waterford.
The credit union, with more than a dozen branches throughout New London and Windham counties, will move administrative operations from four...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:19 AM
La lluvia que comenzó temprano el miércoles continuó toda la noche y está causando inundaciones en algunas áreas.
Un policía estatal de pie al lado de una rampa inundada desde la I-91 Sur hasta la I-95 Sur resultó herido el jueves temprano cuando su...