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A 25-year-old man was sentenced to more than six years in federal prison on Wednesday for dealing cocaine in Hartford's North End, the U.S. Attorney's office said.
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A rash of gunfire in the area of Garden and Capen Streets in recent weeks has prompted police and Mothers United Against Violence to host a vigil Thursday evening.
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Three authors will speak in a panel discussion called "Can't Put It Down" on Wednesday, March 12, at 7 p.m., as the 21st Annual Jewish Book Festival continues at the Mandell Jewish Community Center, 335 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford .
The Amistad Center for Art & Culture will host "A Taste of History," celebrating Black "history and herstory" through art, food, music and more, on March 31 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art in downtown Hartford.
The White House says President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron agree that Russia's military presence in Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula is unacceptable and welcome an observer mission in the region by the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe.
The Friends of the Intensive Education Academy will host its annual Irish Night fundraiser on Saturday, March 14 in IEA's Ellen Jeanne Goldfarb Auditorium, located at 840 North Main Street, West Hartford .
Fourteen challengers from the city's 7th District trounced their opponents - mostly incumbents - on Tuesday to win seats on the Democratic town committee.
In the first game at 5:30 p.m., the lower seeds who have knocked off four higher seeds already collide with No.
An East Hartford commercial bakery that makes granola, oatmeal, granola bars and energy bars - all gluten free - will receive a $3 million loan from the state at just 2 percent interest to move into a new, larger manufacturing plant.
Officials with the American Red Cross increased the number affected by a massive blaze in Hartford's south end to 75 people, who are now homeless after the fire started in the carport.
Next time you're at Grandma's house: crack open that piano bench. You might find a volume or two of Bela Bartok's "Mikrokosmos," a collection of 153 piano pieces composed between 1926-1939.
Many of the members of the Planning Committee from left to right: Helena Friedman of Windsor; Jody Lefkowitz of Windsor; Rhonda Simons of Windsor; Marla Adelsberger of Suffield; Dave Finnicum of Ellington; Colleen Leary of Windsor; Karen Groenstein of Windsor; Marcy Stabile of West Hartford; and Marcia Heneson of Windsor.
This weekend, in Hartford and Bridgeport, two theaters will show a new movie, "Everyone's Going to Die," for one screening only.
The Institute of Museum and Library Services today announced Hartford Public Library as a finalist for the National Medal for Museum and Library Service.
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell perform with the esteemed bluegrass combo Steep Canyon Rangers in a one-night-only performance at The Bushnell's Mortensen Hall on Thursday, June 19 at 7:30 p.m. A unique hybrid of bluegrass and comedy, the evening showcases material from their Grammy-nominated album Love Has Come For You, as well as songs from ... (more)