| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:45 AM
CVS Caremark Corp., the country's second-largest pharmacy chain, has agreed to pay $20 million to settle charges that it misled investors and used improper accounting techniques to artificially boost its financial earnings, the U.S. Securities and...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 1:55 PM
WINTER PARK – As the grocery wars heat up on U.S. Highway 17-92, Publix is tearing down its store at Winter Park Village to make room for a new store with more amenities.
The location will be rebuilt, with the new store featuring a Publix Aprons...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:46 PM
A new study by the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute revealed that the vast majority of prostate cancer patients were living cancer-free five years after proton beam treatments.
There has been intense debate over the past few years as to...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 8:36 AM
An 80-year-old shopper at a CVS in Winter Haven avoided being seriously hurt after a car came crashing through the store Wednesday.
According to the Lakeland Ledger, Adrienne Watkins, 80, was shopping Wednesday afternoon when a 2008 Chevrolet Impala...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:18 AM
Although smoking rates in Connecticut decreased between 1996 and 2012, striking disparities persist among counties, according to new research from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington.
The widest gap existed...
| Apr 2, 2014
Dying in a peaceful way
"Don't cry; be happy for me."
Those were the words our 48-year-old daughter said to us three years ago as she lay dying from metastatic breast cancer, much like the mother of Nancy Watkins, as described in "Death unvarnished;...
| Mar 30, 2014
| 3:17 PM
To save commissaries and protect exchanges, Shull proposed to Frederick E. Vollrath, assistant secretary of defense for readiness and force management, a plan to merge commissary operations with exchanges and use resulting efficiencies to stabilize...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:00 PM
An estimated $15 million statewide shoplifting ring has been broken up with charges filed against 23 people, according to the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office.
The yearlong joint investigation, dubbed Operation Over the Counter, stretched from Miami-...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
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| Mar 21, 2014
| 6:31 PM
Milk, bread and Obamacare.
Ahead of the March 31 enrollment deadline, the Covered California exchange said Friday that it reached a deal with pharmacy giant CVS Caremark Corp. and the Ralphs grocery chain to promote the healthcare law inside their...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 9:56 AM
Walgreen Co. on Tuesday said it plans to shutter 76 unprofitable drugstores by August as part of a plan to save $40 million to $50 million per year beginning in its fiscal 2015.
The Deerfield-based drugstore chain, the nation’s largest, declined...