| Nov 4, 2014
| 2:17 PM
WETHERSFIELD — In the coming weeks, local households will receive cards in the mail that provide uninsured and underinsured residents with discounts of up to 40 percent on prescription drugs.
The cards are a program of the Connecticut Conference...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:36 AM
For the past five years, the Windsor Police Department has participated in the Drug Enforcement Administration's "National Drug Take-Back Day" program. The DEA has sponsored nine Take-Back Days since 2010 under the Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 7:08 PM
MANCHESTER — Not satisfied with a revised proposal to develop a parcel that serves as a gateway to the downtown, the planning and zoning commission on Monday delayed a decision on the application.
TMC New England 2 LLC is seeking to build an...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Narcan saves lives, as a state trooper demonstrated last week. So why isn't Connecticut making it widely available?
On Wednesday, the trooper administered Narcan to a Griswold man suspected of overdosing on opiates. The man immediately regained...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Way to go, CVS/Caremark. Disguising concern for people's health with a cynical ploy to make up for lost cigarette revenue by charging customers who go to drugstores that still sell cigarettes up to an extra $15 co-payment for prescriptions. That not...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:33 PM
For years, the big question facing mobile payment systems was whether enough shoppers would use them.
Turns out, they will. IPhone 6 users rushed to register more than 1 million credit cards on Apple Pay in the first 72 hours last week, making it the...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 9:16 AM
"The whole place started spinning around us. I was in a daze. I don't know what's happening," Sarah Muscella said of her first night in France on a high school music tour.
"I think we were all running on adrenalin" after staying up all night on their...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 1:41 AM
Drug retailers CVS Health Corp and Rite Aid Corp have disabled Apple Inc's new electronic payments service Apple Pay from their stores over the weekend, the New York Times reported.
Apple Pay, which was unveiled in September, is a mobile payment app that...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:23 AM
An annual event for more than 10 years, the Windsor Locks Wellness Fair provides an opportunity for residents to get their flu shots and to browse through the vendor tables to collect information on maintaining good health, general wellness concerns and...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 12:57 PM
Eleven minutes after a frightened CVS Pharmacy employee's 911 call, deputies in Volusia County caught the two masked men accused of robbing the Orange City-area store at gunpoint.
Then their alleged getaway driver was arrested in Orlando and all three...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Two people accused of stealing female Rogaine and Crest Whitestrips at stores across the East Coast were charged this week with taking those items from a CVS Pharmacy in Lower Macungie Township, court records say.
State police at Fogelsville said...