A jury is scheduled to hear closing arguments in the federal trial of former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who is accused of conspiring to be paid for work on two political campaigns while disguising those payments in business deals.
Hartford residents packed two rooms and dozens stood at microphones at the Parker Memorial Community Center Wednesday night to once again, express their views on a $350 million proposal that includes a minor league baseball stadium for the Rock Cats in the Downtown North section of the city.
Foxwoods CEO Scott Butera, a key figure in the restructuring of the casino's $2 billion debt, is stepping down at the end of next month to pursue an opportunity outside the gaming industry, the tribe that owns the casino announced Wednesday.
The University of Connecticut has cancelled classes this evening for any classes in the Torrey Life Sciences Building and the Pharmacy/Biology Building as a result of a helium leak. Classes in other buildings are not affected.