hartford hartford  /ˈhɑrt fərd/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the state capital of Connecticut; located in central Connecticut on the Connecticut river; a center of the insurance business

Usage(s):

  • hartford's grand experiment in letting business run the schools sends stock in this idea plunging.

News

  1. Hartford district girds for retirements

    HARTFORD - Hear that whooshing sound?
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Herald-Palladium

  2. Hartford man arrested in 2007 killing

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — State prosecutors say a Hartford man has been arrested in eight shootings, including one fatal, dating back to 2007.        
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  3. Hartford Police, ATF Target Drug Distribution Network

    HARTFORD – A drug sweep Thursday, targeting a crack cocaine and heroin distribution network in the greater Hartford area, led to 15 arrests and the seizure of firearms and drugs. The sweep was the result of Sham-Rock, a long-term operation …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: FOX CT Hartford

Quotes

  1. Gov. Jodi Rell, in a written statement Friday, said, "This is a sad and extremely difficult day for Hartford, Mayor Perez's family and all who care about our capital city. Mayor Perez must now make some very difficult decisions. I am sure he will...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Jodi Rell Source: WFSB Hartford

  2. "I've been playing well for a number of weeks, which is nice," said Rose, who was at 7-under 133. "OK, I had a bad Sunday (in Hartford). But it's nice to get that behind me immediately."
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Justin Rose Source: The Associated Press

  3. "I would like to thank Glen Sather and the Rangers organization for giving me the chance to resume my hockey career by affording me this opportunity with the Hartford Wolf Pack," Avery said in a statement. "I am looking forward to getting...
    on Feb 10, 2009 By: Sean Avery Source: New York Times

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