| 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 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 12:55 PM
The All-Courant high school boys indoor track team, honorable mentions, story lines of the season and more:
55 meters: Alex Brown, Rocky Hill, Jr.
300: Stephon Henry, New Britain, Sr.
600: Dhahran Velasquez, Capital Prep-Hartford,...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:16 AM
Richard Brunton was a Connecticut artist who engraved his way not only into the homes of the wealthy with his prestigious prints during the time of the American Revolution, but also into the notorious Old New-Gate Prison where he lived after being...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 4:27 PM
The following items were gathered from reports released by the Bolingbrook and Romeoville police departments:
A tote bag containing two cell phones, several credit cards, a checkbook and a handgun were stolen from an unsecured vehicle Feb....
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Geneva police this afternoon confirmed that a body found Tuesday morning in Bolingbrook was that of a Geneva man who was reported missing late last year.
The body of Jeffrey Talley, 50, was found by a land surveyor in the 1000 block of Windham Parkway,...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 9:44 PM
After allegedly harassing his ex-girlfriend for weeks, a man threatened the woman and her mother with a gun in a Northwest suburban home, shot a police officer who tried to intervene and was then fatally shot by police, authorities said.
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:28 PM
On Valentine's Day, Ken Koeppen - hailed for helping an injured police officer in December - will take over as the interim Arlington Heights fire chief.
The village appointed Koeppen to the acting fire chief position this week, a job that comes with a...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 1:48 PM
A 57-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to 15 years to life in prison for a strangulation murder that went unsolved for more than two decades.
Leonard Alex Dominguez was convicted in November of second-degree murder in the death of Sandra Phillips,...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Do you have a rewarding job at a great workplace that gets it?
If so, you might be employed at one of the 55 companies, organizations and agencies that were honored in September as one of the Courant/FOX CT Top Workplaces of 2013.
And if your employer...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:43 AM
We consider 75 schools to be in our circulation area (players of the year and teams presented in this section are selected by The Courant's high school staff in conjunction with those associated with the sports):
Bacon Academy, Colchester;...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 11:31 AM
WASHINGTON — When the Supreme Court confronted the case of Native Americans who were fired for smoking an illegal drug during a religious ceremony, Justice Antonin Scalia called a halt to granting religious exemptions under the Constitution's...