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Ryan Boatright #11 of the Connecticut Huskies calls a play against the Villanova Wildcats during the third round of the 2014 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament. (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Rising Star: Connecticut Guard Ryan Boatright

On Friday, after Iowa State had cut a 17-point deficit to four with two minutes left, Boatright made what his coach called the play of the game.

04/01/2014

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Defeated GOP Sought Redrawn Connecticut Districts

While Republicans nationally have maintained their majority in the U.S. House of Representatives aided by redrawn districts, the GOP in Connecticut has lost every congressional race in the past three elections and failed to win a redistricting plan in 2012 aimed at reversing its fortunes.

03/31/2014

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Top Parks In Connecticut

If you’re looking to enjoy the outdoors, consider visiting one of these parks in Connecticut.

03/29/2014

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Connecticut Moratorium Stalls Wind Power Proposal

As Connecticut moves on several fronts to diversify its supply of energy, proposals for wind power have stalled as state lawmakers struggle to reach agreement on rules for turbine locations, shadows created by spinning blades and other details.

03/29/2014

Joe Harris #12 and London Perrantes #23 of the Virginia Cavaliers. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Madison Square Garden Still The Mecca For Young Ballers

Wilt had some unbelievable games here. Ali and Frazier fought here. The players who will take the court at Madison Square Garden this weekend, though, don’t remember any of that. And yet they still regard the Garden as the World’s Most Famous Arena.

03/28/2014

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Top Pottery Painting Classes For Kids In Connecticut

Kids love to play with paint, and while paper and cardboard only lasts so long, pottery can last forever. In Connecticut, there are many places where children of all ages can connect with this ancient art form by painting pots.

03/28/2014

The Barnum Museum promises to show an "inexplicable" find on April 1st. (Photo courtesy Barnum Museum)

Barnum Museum Will Show “Inexplicable Specimen”

Museum says its new exhibit is unlike anything ever seen before.

03/27/2014

Connecticut State Capitol (WTIC's Michael Guerrera)

Committee Adds $12.3M To Malloy Budget Plan

The Connecticut General Assembly’s budget-writing committee was expected Thursday to approve a revised $19.04 billion state budget proposal that spends $12.3 million more than what Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has recommended for next fiscal year.

03/27/2014

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Top Outdoor Gear Stores In Connecticut

Here are just five quality outfitters who can make a day or life in the great outdoors all that more enjoyable.

03/25/2014

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Top Shops To Buy Affordable Art In Connecticut

Check out these Connecticut shops for finding that perfect painting, photo, sculpture or conversation piece at prices that won’t set you back hundreds or thousands of dollars.

03/24/2014

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