| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Waterbury Hospital will cut its expenses as early as January, which could mean layoffs and curtailed services, even as unions, administrators and local activists debate how the hospital should move forward after the collapse of its proposed merger....
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:38 AM
Cronin and Company, LLC, an advertising agency in Glastonbury, has hired three new employees. The company is the largest full-service independent marketing communications agency in Connecticut, as well as the state's "Top Shop" as declared by Adweek...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:19 AM
MANCHESTER — Two University of Connecticut students hatched a plot to rob a local drug dealer, a scheme that promised a big haul of narcotics and cash, police say.
Roommates Michael Masiarz and Adam DeFelice, both 21, employed two other men to...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:09 AM
The University of Connecticut is considering purchase of the 98-room Nathan Hale Inn and Conference Center at the Storrs campus as the university seeks to address a shortage of dormitory space.
UConn's board of trustees will consider Wednesday if the...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Sandra Werkheiser, a psychiatric social worker and therapist at Manchester Memorial Hospital, died Nov. 13. She was 80.
Werkheiser, who was born in Philadelphia, moved to Manchester in 1959 with her husband, Richard.
When she was younger, Werkheiser's...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 11:48 AM
ROCKY HILL — A top priority for Town Manager Guy Scaife since taking office in September has been to find a human resources director for the town.
This week, he announced he had succeeded.
Dana R. McGee, a 46-year-old lawyer with a background that...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 9:00 PM
On Dec. 15, 1814 — 200 years ago — the Hartford Convention began a three-week debate about the relationship between the then 18 states and the federal government. The meeting was held in secret by New England members of the Federalist Party...
| Dec 14, 2014
William L. Miller, MD, MA, Leonard Parker Pool Chair of Lehigh Valley Health Network's department of family medicine, is a co-recipient of The Society of Teachers of Family Medicine's Curtis G. Hames Research Award. Benjamin Crabtree, PhD, Robert Wood...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:11 PM
The University of Connecticut says it will double the money it raises for scholarships. Unfortunately, I won't be able to get any of that $150 million.
I am an undocumented immigrant student who grew up in Connecticut, graduated from Windsor Locks...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Last month, I had the displeasure of attending a lecture-slide show titled "Climate Change in the American Mind." My unhappiness came not from its presenter — Anthony Leiserowitz, director of the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication —...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Luke Bronin announced Tuesday he would resign from his position as general counsel for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and said he is "strongly considering" a run for mayor of Hartford in 2015.
Bronin said he would resign his post Jan. 7, when Malloy is scheduled...