Spotlight newsroom: The Hartford Courant

Jul 08, 2014

Today let's take a look at The Hartford Courant, the largest daily newspaper in Connecticut and often recognized as the oldest continuously-published newspaper in the US! The Courant is, in fact, arguably older than the nation, having started as a weekly paper in 1764 by a printer named Thomas Green. The journalist with the most follows there is Daniela AltimariStatehouse Reporter, followed by Dom AmoreSports Writer; Jeff JacobsSports Columnist; Desmond ConnerSports Writer; Christopher KeatingCapitol Bureau Chief; and Alaine GriffinReporter. Meanwhile, the newsroom's most active journo on Twitter this morning is Russell BlairOnline Producer, while its highest trending article at the moment is Arrest Warrant Issued In Branford Motel Death (with 6 shares thus far).

You'll find Muck Rack's complete list of verified media outlets here. If you don't see your news outlet listed, and you think it should be, let us know!

About the author

Writes the @MuckRackDaily & runs #muckedup chat. Creator of #100helpfuldays. I can haz media tips?

Signup for the Muck Rack Daily email

A digest of journalism, written by journalists, delivered to your inbox daily.