Hartford

UConn taps 44-member committee to assist pres. search

UConn's board of trustees this week greenlit the formation of a 44-member search committee tasked with recruiting and replacing outgoing President …

Connecticut

Webster Bank's 2Q net climbs

Waterbury super-regional lender Webster Financial Corp. posted higher second-quarter revenue and profits.<p>For three months ended June 30, the parent …

Connecticut

East Hartford woman upset over missing mail

EAST HARTFORD – Maria De Jesus has been living in her single-family East Hartford home for over three years, but according to those who send her …

Disability

Hartford's Swift Factory Renovation Aimed At Providing Jobs For Neighborhood

A $34 million renovation of the long-vacant M. Swift & Sons factory in Hartford is now under construction and will bring jobs and new businesses to …

Connecticut

Hartford Financial declares $0.30 dividend

Hartford Financial (NYSE:HIG) declares $0.30/share quarterly dividend, 20% increase from prior dividend of $0.25.<p>Forward yield 2.28%<p>Payable Oct. 1; …

Business

West Hartford Summer Arts Festival Presents The Addams Family

In its 42nd season, the West Hartford Summer Arts Festival (SAF) proudly presents The Addams Family. Composed by Andrew Lippa and written by Marshall …

Syracuse University

Driver crashes into Hartford building

HARTFORD — A driver is in the hospital after crashing into a Hartford building.It happened Thursday morning near the intersection of Park Terrace and …

Connecticut

Stankiewicz dominates in 10-0 Sea Dogs win

Stankiewicz scattered three hits (single, double, and triple) without a walk and fanned six, tying a team-high with eight innings pitched.<p>Ockimey …

Eastern League

Gubernatorial Candidate Forum in Hartford

Create the Vote CT to host first statewide public gubernatorial candidate forum on Tuesday, July 31, in New Haven<p><b>Hartford Stage one of dozens of arts</b> …

Voting

Review of state facility ordered after teen commits suicide

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - The head of Connecticut’s Department of Children and Families is ordering an independent review of a state psychiatric …

Crime

Mike Crispino - New Voice of UConn Football and men's Basketball

Welcome Mike Crispino to the iHeart Family as the New Voice of UConn Football and Men's Basketball on the UConn IMG Sports Network on 97.9 ESPN- …

UConn

Police arrest nearly 200 people in Connecticut ‘sweep’

MIDDLETOWN — Police agencies across Connecticut have arrested nearly 200 people wanted for a variety of felonies and misdemeanors during a statewide …

Crime

Bryant earns 18Birdies Team Academic Award from GCAA

NORMAN, Okla. – The Bryant University men's golf team has been honored with an 18Birdies Team Academic Award by the Golf Coaches Association of …

Student Athletes

8 Things To Do This Weekend: Hartford Jazz Fest, Cirque du Soleil & Sunflowers for Wishes

Video<p>A jazz fest, a fife and drum parade and incredible acrobatics! There's a lot going on this weekend including the Deep River Muster and Cirque du …

Cirque du Soleil

West Hartford Robbers Sought

Police have released more details in a recent robbery.<p>WEST HARTFORD, CT — Police have released new details in the armed robbery of a Family Dollar …

Crime

Hartford Council Appoints Two Women To Fill Vacancies

City council members on Thursday appointed two women from liberal parties to fill vacancies on the panel, returning the council to a full …

Connecticut

West Hartford city officials to discuss potential purchase of former UConn campus

Marcia Chambers, a reporter who covered high-profile crimes for The...<p>Read More » 42 mins ago<p>Authorities with the West Hartford Police Department are …

Connecticut

Town Council nixes purchase of West Hartford UConn campus

WEST HARTFORD -- Plans for an international company to buy the West Hartford UConn campus is moving forward.In a town council meeting Thursday night, …

Connecticut

Second tenant closes in Hartford’s Front St. district

Qdoba Mexican Grill said it has closed its downtown Hartford Front Street location, becoming the second tenant to flee the young retail-entertainment …

Connecticut

No Parking Zone Planned For West Hartford Saturday

Cars left on this road will be towed.<p><b>Shared by West Hartford Police‏:</b><p>Lasalle Road between Farmington Avenue & Arapahoe Road will be posted as a no …

LaSalle

Recruiters: find your next superstar at the largest career expo in Connecticut

<b>FIND YOUR NEXT SUPERSTAR.</b>Get Hired Hartford Career Expo, a Goodwill event, presented by FOX 61 and HOT 93.7, will take place September 26th from …

Employment

Beleza Beauty & Well Being Opens in West Hartford Center

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Grand Opening Specials launch wellness sanctuary for Skin Rejuvenation, Body Renewal and Salon Services.<p><b>Beleza Beauty &</b> …

Chamber of Commerce

Bloomfield's The Arbors draw $27M

A 132-unit Bloomfield apartment community in the shadow of the town's Woodland Avenue industrial corridor has sold for $26.85 million, brokers …

Connecticut

CT gained 6,100 jobs in June

Connecticut employers added 6,100 new jobs in June, paced by gains in manufacturing and construction. The unemployment rate eased to 4.4 percent, the …

Connecticut

Thursday's Top 5: Cow Hurts Worker, Traffic Mayhem, $2M Winner

Check out the top stories of the day.<p>Here is a look at the top stories for Thursday in Patch towns throughout Hartford and Tolland counties.<p>Click on …

Connecticut

In Expected Vote, West Hartford Turns Down Purchase Of Former UConn Site For $5.2 Million

In an expected, unanimous vote, West Hartford town councilors Thursday night said they will not purchase the former UConn campus for $5.2 million, …

UConn

West Hartford Town Council Changes Food Truck Ordinance

In a unanimous vote earlier this week, West Hartford town councilors approved changes to the town’s food truck ordinance to streamline the process …

Food Trucks

At Downtown Hartford Site, Stanley Black & Decker Promotes 3D Printing

Stanley Black & Decker Inc., betting that 3D printing can upend manufacturing, has opened its Hartford accelerator to promote research into the …

3D Printing

Artichoke Basille's Pizza fall CT debut

Artichoke Basille's Pizza will open its first Connecticut franchise location on Newington's Berlin Turnpike this fall, with more stores to follow, …

Connecticut

Report: CT solar has grown 53% per year

Connecticut's solar energy generation has grown at a fast clip since 2010, according to new data in a report from a Colorado-based environmental …

Connecticut