Fight for religious liberty is changing

...Catholics and evangelicals and Mormons ? who feel they're being oppressed," said Mark Silk, of Trinity College in Hartford, Conn. "Now we're talking about potentially significant numbers of women who do not get contraceptive coverage, or significant...

Hugh Bedingfield

...of 69 years- Velma Sharpe Bedingfield, a sister, Barbara McCutcheon of Augusta; a daughter - Sheryll Bedingfield of W. Hartford, CT; a son - Hugh Winston Windy Bedingfield ( Betsy) of Evans; two grandsons - Ken Nonken (Pam) of Washington, MA and...

States seek a spot in retirement plan landscape

HARTFORD, Conn. - Dorry Clay, a small business owner unable to save for retirement, is counting on the Connecticut legislature to establish...

Dee Griffin hired as Augusta Fire Department's public information officer

...Northwestern University, co-anchored for WJBF with former mayor Bob Young during the mid-1990s. She went on to stations in Hartford, Conn., Kansas City, Mo., and Memphis, where she stayed for eight years."It's pretty ironic. When I was eight...

Relatives of former players stand out in NHL Draft's second round

...Kasperi's father, Sami, in the fourth round (No. 85) of the 1995 draft when he was the general manager of the-then Hartford Whalers."Do you know anyone else who has done that?" Rutherford asked. "We drafted Sami in '95, and he had his son...

US women's soccer star Hope Solo pleads not guilty to assault charge

...team record set by Briana Scurry.She did not appear in the team's second match against France on Thursday night in East Hartford, Connecticut, because of a "family commitment" the team said. Ashlyn Harris started in Solo's place for the 2-all...

Howard Patton

...of 28 years, Tanya Bryant Patton; his adored daughter, Veronica K. Patton, J.D.; Geoffrey T. Anderson (Evva) of Hartford, CT, whom he embraced and accepted as his son; Geoffrey's two sons (the Boyz): Robert K. Anderson II and Jonathan...

Hartford snaps losing streak

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Darrick Johnson scored 23 points to help Hartford defeat New Hampshire 79-59, and snap a six-game...added a career-high 17 points and 9 rebounds for Hartford (3-8, 1-4 America East). Colin Donahue scored...

College basketball
Rizzotti signs deal to coach Hartford

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Former Connecticut star...remain as coach of the University of Hartford women's basketball team. The contract...playing career. Rizzotti was hired as Hartford's coach in September, and the Hawks...

College basketball
Poll finds support for new Hartford stadium

...stadium to lure the New England Patriots to Hartford. The poll by the independent Quinnipiac...People believe the stadium will benefit Hartford's image and economy," poll director...a 68,000-seat stadium in downtown Hartford. As proposed, the Patriots would move...