| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:47 AM
I had never heard of pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PBAC) until I read this article in USA Today.
Turns out, much focus is on this cancer, diagnosed during or after pregnancy, which can have extremely aggressive characteristics. A search of the...
| Apr 21, 2015
| 8:38 AM
Celebration of Life
COLCHESTER - There will be a Celebration of Life for former Culinary Arts teacher Donna Kaik at Bacon Academy, 611 Norwich Ave., on Saturday, April 25, at 1 p.m. All family, friends and members of the community are welcome to join...
| Apr 18, 2015
| 4:40 AM
WETHERSFIELD — A Wethersfield author's latest historical fiction novel uses the events of the 1961 fatal fire at Hartford Hospital as the basis for a story of wrongdoing and conspiracy.
The cause of the fire that ripped through the 9th floor of...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 2:22 AM
Mental disorders surpassed respiratory problems and all other ailments as the leading cause of hospitalization in Connecticut in 2012 for children ages 5 to 14, teenagers and younger adults, according to a state health department report.
| Apr 14, 2015
| 8:12 PM
HARTFORD — A contract battle between UnitedHealthcare and the parent company of Hartford Hospital and The Hospital of Central Connecticut concluded after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, less than two hours before the existing agreement expired.
| Apr 13, 2015
| 2:26 PM
Thousands of UnitedHealthcare customers will have to pay higher, out-of-network rates starting Wednesday at Hartford Hospital and the Hospital of Central Connecticut, or they will have to seek care elsewhere, if the health insurer and the health system...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 5:30 PM
SOUTH WINDSOR — A local 20-year-old was arrested after a double stabbing Tuesday night that left his critically injured cousin lying in a gas station parking lot and the wounded mother of his child on a busy street, police said.
| Apr 6, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Here's another reason to practice safe sex: Cancers of the mouth, throat, and neck were recently linked to a sexually transmitted virus – HPV – and younger non-smokers are increasingly getting cancers that once were associated primarily with...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 4:53 AM
FARMINGTON — Greg Kessler found a professional job right after graduating from Keene State University in 2010, as a Web producer and social media promoter for a weekly newspaper in Southbury.
A neighbor knew he'd studied video production in...
| Apr 2, 2015
| 6:17 PM
WETHERSFIELD — About a dozen people, including seven students, were sent to hospitals Thursday morning after a school bus crash that may have been caused by distracted driving, authorities said. The injuries are not believed to be serious.
| Apr 1, 2015
| 8:11 PM
You knew you were in for a special treat as soon as you walked into the Aqua Turf in Plantsville Tuesday. There was a room full of over-the-top floral arrangements, lush table linens, tony place settings, glass bubbles, a summertime pergola, bottles of...