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At least a dozen former FUSE employees, including ex-CEO Michael M. Sharpe, have filed for unemployment benefits from the government-subsidized Jumoke Academy charter school group.
The Connecticut Science Center will once again be partnering with the Hartford Public Library this summer to make science learning available to Hartford residents for free through the month of August.
Eighteen dollars a week, before taxes, seems pretty puny, but Maribel Saez, a home health care worker for the past seven years, is appreciative.
Dad delivers baby into toilet A Connecticut man delivered his daughter into a toilet at home when his wife suddenly went into labor.
With a class of nearly 50 students - many of whom live in poverty and travel long distances to attend school - and a classroom without any projectors or computers, Candide Ingabire faces challenges every day she teaches English at a secondary school in Rwanda.
Hartford police are investigating one of their own, who's been forced to turn in his gun and badge and stay away from police headquarters.
When Emily Borders reached the sidewalk after rappelling Tuesday morning down the Hilton Hartford, she waved to cheering well-wishers and didn't hold back about what it was like going over the edge of the 22-story hotel.
An unpublished letter from Abraham Lincoln dated 1860 reveals the future president as a "nervous" man not entirely comfortable with his budding fame.
Vibrant music, food and culture take center stage as the ninth annual Taste of the Caribbean and Jerk Festival takes over Hartford's Mortensen Riverfront Plaza Saturday, Aug. 2 The family-friendly event showcases Caribbean cuisine, with such specialties as jerk chicken, fish and pork; curried goat; fish cakes; oxtail; rice and peas; Jamaican ... (more)
Nowhere will you find a group of people more representative of the demographic makeup of Hartford than the Hartford Coalition to Stop the Stadium.
Follow Your Town News On The Courant's East Hartford Facebook PageEAST HARTFORD -- A 28-year-old Hartford woman faces risk of injury to a minor charges after police say she left a 6-year-old boy in a car for as long as two hours while she had her nails done.
The West Hartford area's talented teens take to the stage for "On The Town," this year's West Hartford Summer Arts Festival production, which runs July 31 to Aug. 3. The festival, often referred to as SAF, began as an opportunity for high school and college students to perform in big productions.
Actor Eriq La Salle, the Hartford native who became a star with his role on the TV show "E.R.," has been a busy guy these days, directing episodes of TV shows like "The Night Shift" and "Under the Dome," and the new series "Madam Secretary" and "Battle Creek."
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