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Yard Goats creating exposure, business for Hartford restaurants

Matthew Broderick Special to the Hartford Business Journal |

When Miguel Colan opened Hartford-based Rockin' Chicken 13 months ago, he knew it would have its challenges.

CTE found in 99% of studied brains from deceased NFL players

Daniella Emanuel/CNN |

Chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players' brains that were donated to scientific research, according to a study published Tuesday in the medical...

Star-studded Travelers tourney raises $1.6M for charity

Patricia Daddona |

As Jordan Spieth clinched Hartford's Travelers Championship with a stellar sand shot Sunday, tourney organizers tallied up $1.6 million generated for charity.

Yard Goats Double-A home ballpark named best in U.S.

Patricia Daddona |

Dunkin' Donuts Park has been named the Best Double-A ballpark in America, according to an online poll conducted by Ballpark Digest.

Travelers Championship kicks off with Fishman memorial garden dedication

Patricia Daddona |

The 2017 Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell kicked off Monday morning with opening ceremonies that included dedicating the Memorial Garden in memory of late Travelers former...

Worcester champions CT with pro tennis tourney

John Stearns |

In tennis terms, it's advantage Connecticut Open, New Haven and the state with Anne Worcester running the professional women's tennis tournament and also overseeing city marketing.

Centerplan: Talks at 'impasse' in Hartford ballpark case

Patricia Daddona |

Centerplan Construction says efforts to mediate its $90 million lawsuit against the city of Hartford over its firing from the Dunkin' Donuts Park construction have reached an impasse.

Travelers Championship snags major champ Spieth

Patricia Daddona |

Jordan Spieth, a two-time major champion currently No. 6 in the Official World Golf Ranking, will make his first appearance at the 2017 Travelers Championship tournament.

NB Bees owner links technology to baseball fan experience

Q&A talks to Anthony Iacovone, founder and CEO of New York mobile ad technology company AdTheorent, who recently acquired a majority stake in the New Britain Bees Atlantic League ball club.

McIlroy, top golfers aim to draw more fans to Travelers Championship

Patricia Daddona |

When the Travelers Championship tees off later this month, it will feature one of the most high-profile golfers the tournament has ever attracted: Rory McIlroy, the No. 2 golfer in the world.

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