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The lead pack starts the Manchester Road Race on Thanksgiving Day. Photos by Corey AmEnde.

Chelanga wins Manchester Road Race; Burfoot breaks record

From the elite runners, to the casual joggers to the costume characters, the 77th annual running of the Manchester Road Race featured a little bit of everything that spectators have grown to expect...

77th annual Manchester Road Race set for Thanksgiving Day

For local residents, the Manchester Road Race is every bit as popular as their Thanksgiving turkey, and often the turkey dinner has to wait until the tradition of running or watching the annual cha...

Team USA prevails in Gold Cup soccer match at Rentschler Field

A crowd of nearly 30,000 saw double-header soccer matches at Rentschler Field in East Hartford on July 16...

Jewett City, Preston softball teams earn district LL championships

It’s a big year for Little League softball in Jewett City, as All-Star girls’ teams from both the age 9-10 and 11-12 divisions won their District 11 championships...

U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team beats Korea, 4-1, in only scheduled 2013 New England appearance

The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team played what is likely its lone New England match of the year on June 15 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. The match vs...

Plainfield, Killingly results from ECC track and field championships

The Plainfield girls’ track and field squad claimed an overall third-place conference title at the Eastern Connecticut Conference outdoor track and field championships in Montville on May 18...

Looking back on winter 2012

The winter of 2012 saw people in local towns engaged in a number of fulfilling activities: everything from creating art, to collecting money for food and fuel charities, to crafting chocolates and...

New coaches' strategy is to instill winning attitude

Stafford High School girls' varsity basketball is jumping through hoops this season to develop a new outlook, which is being fostered by the team's new leadership - coach Scott Martin and a...

Cohesive Bulldogs shooting for speed on court

The Stafford High School boys' varsity basketball team, coached by Michael Morhardt, will rely on the capabilities of its upperclassmen, including Tim Ford, Luke Hoss, Zach Rollins, Evan Therou...

Bulldogs youth football B-Team wins second title in two years

Of the 12 towns in the North Central Youth Football League, Stafford Springs is the smallest, but that didn't stop the B-Team Bulldogs from pulling off their second championship title in two ye...

U.S. women's soccer makes a splash for Connecticut fans

The Olympic gold-medal-winning U.S. Women's National soccer team played to a 2-2 draw vs. Germany, on Oct. 23, at Rentschler Field in East Hartford...

ECC cross-country championships memorable for local runners

Norwich Free Academy’s Brianna Lenehan won bragging rights as the fastest girl in the Eastern Connecticut Conference on Oct. 18, at the ECC championships in Norwich...

Women's national soccer team returning to Rentschler

The gold medal-winning U.S. women's soccer team will be playing an exhibition match vs. Germany, on Oct. 23, at Rentschler Field in East Hartford...

Teamwork bolsters Bulldogs to early tournament qualification

Although Stafford High School's varsity field hockey team lost 12 seniors to graduation last year, this loss has not seemed to impact the team. As of Oct...

Stafford cross-country teams are preparing for conference

Mark Dunn coaches both the boys' and girls' varsity cross-country teams at Stafford High School...

Returning conference players will strengthen SHS girls' soccer

Stafford High School girls' varsity soccer coach Steve Budaj said that the loss of five seniors last year will impact the team...

UConn coaching legend retires

In a press conference on the floor of Gampel Pavilion – where thousands of baskets have been made by his players over his 26-year career – coach Jim Calhoun announced his retirement on...

Freshmen through senior boys have a shot on Bulldogs' soccer team

While Stafford High School's boys' soccer program does not have enough players to comprise both a junior varsity and a varsity team, the combined efforts of SHS soccer players - freshman th...

Preventing heat stroke in high school athletes

Late August signals the end of summer, and for hundreds of high school football players, the beginning of preseason training...

Snowmobiles plus water equal 'Water Skip'

Members of the Nipmuck Trail Riders Snowmobile Club held the final of their two summer Water Skip events on Aug. 5 in Union...

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