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1 hr ago | The Day
An Ovation guitar factory in the western Connecticut hills that has produced instruments for music legends from Paul Simon to Cat Stevens to Glen Campbell will be closing after 47 years.
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5 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
Add wah-soaked keys, interlocking guitar lines and a slippery backbeat, and you're halfway to conjuring up "What's That Racket," the latest single by Hartford quintet Ladyhips - guitarist Jesse Combs and Mike Dipanfilo, drummer Sam Horan, keyboard player Paul Philippone and bassist/vocalist Sean Rubin - in your mind's ear.
5 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
Happy-hour excursions always seem to create choruses of "Why don't we do this more often?" With good reason: cheap drinks, cheap eats, and a relaxed atmosphere.
7 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
Police are investigating the death of a Juniper Drive resident who arrived at the Milford Hospital emergency room Tuesday evening with high carbon monoxide levels.
11 hrs ago | Connecticut Post
Immaculate Conception Shelter & Housing Corporation will be hosting their second annual Taste of the World, An International Food , Wine & Beer Tasting to benefit the services Immaculate has provided to Hartford's Homeless since 1981.
Thinking about littering in a city neighborhood? Just know that Deputy Police Chief Robert E. Ford Jr. will be personally offended.
Prosecutor Donna Mambrino said in closing arguments Tuesday that the shooter was Tyisha McFadden, a Middletown woman who leaned out of a car and fired shots into a crowd with the intention of exacting revenge on teenagers with whom she had clashed earlier on Sterling Street.
HARTFORD A 2-month-old girl who was critically injured last week when her father allegedly threw her head first into a bassinet died early Tuesday morning, police said.
The two-month-old baby girl, who was critically injured after police say was thrown into her bassinet by her father, has died.
The Connecticut Repertory Theatre production plays through May 4 and stars Courtney Hammond as Elle Woods.
Energize Connecticut, in partnership with Connecticut Light & Power and the United Illuminating Co., are presenting an annual contest that invites students in kindergarten to 12th grade to showcase their "energy smarts" about energy-saving, renewable energy, and sustainability through various media forms, according to a press release.
Beth Schiavino-Narvaez, a top administrator in Maryland's Montgomery County school system, has been named the city's next school superintendent.
A 25-year-old man suffered gunshot wounds to the head and back during a shooting on Huntington Street near Collins Street Monday night, police said.
Theater of the Performing Arts at Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts presents CAROUSEL May 2, 3, 8, 9 & 10 7:30 pm Directed by Brian Jennings Music by Richard Rodgers Book & Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II Based on Ferenc MolnAˇr's Play "Liliom" As adapted by Benjamin F. Glazer Original Dances by Agnes de Mille Hailed by Time magazine as "The best ... (more)
The company, which includes a design workshop, retail clothing shop and intimate cabaret venue in Hartford's West End, has been a popular shopping destination for fans of the company's Asian-inspired clothing line and performance locale for area jazz aficionados.