| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:22 PM
Some things settle in the mind for good. I remember little else about high school, but I remember with perfect clarity the day I spent at a poetry conference at Adelphi University on my native Long Island.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 5:05 AM
NEW YORK In spite of being among the top students in his school, Joseph Nelzy was quick to give up on being admitted to one of the nation's best colleges after he got a rejection letter from Brandeis University, near Boston.
"I had no hope after that,"...
| Jul 6, 2014
Thomas Motamed, fresh out of law school, found the legal profession too dry.
So at a friend's suggestion, he tried another field he thought might be more interesting: peddling life insurance.
But that got old fast.
"I really didn't like sitting...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:10 PM
West Hartford resident Ellen W. Blair, APRN, NEA-BC, director of nursing for Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL), has been chosen to receive the Excellence in Practice Award from the American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA).
| Aug 25, 2006
| 8:15 AM
Christian Marin hops over plastic hurdles and weaves through plastic cones as quickly as he can, but the only competition he sees is himself.
"I'm just trying to go faster than I did before," says Christian, 8.
His brother, Gabriel, 6, and his sister,...