| Jun 20, 2015
| 5:25 PM
Joe Morrone called the boys together maybe for the last time a few weeks ago. UConn soccer held a tournament fundraiser at Lake of Isles Golf Club. Morrone knew a number of his former players would be there, men who still support Ray Reid's program....
| Jun 18, 2015
| 10:38 AM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Democratic legislative leaders showered themselves with praise upon passage of a two-year, $40 billion budget on the frantic final day of the General Assembly session. They hailed their work as historic and helpful to the state's...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 4:34 PM
The healthy gain of 6,400 jobs in May, reported Thursday by the state Department of Labor, is proof that the state is on the right track, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy asserted, as we all knew he would.
"Because of our efforts, Connecticut's economy is growing,...
| Jun 16, 2015
| 4:40 PM
MANCHESTER — As Great Path Academy valedictorian Javante Danvers quoted in her speech Tuesday night, "It takes a village to raise a child."
The whole Great Path Academy village was in attendance to celebrate the school's 61 graduates. Most of...
| Jun 17, 2015
| 4:07 PM
Cuts in Medicaid spending are forcing Hartford HealthCare to eliminate 335 positions affecting 418 employees, the company told staff members Wednesday.
Jeffrey A. Flaks, executive vice president and chief operating officer, said additional state Medicaid...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 4:28 PM
The state's hospital association and a second major hospital group on Wednesday joined Hartford HealthCare in warning that the new state budget, if left unchanged, will hurt health care in Connecticut.
It's a bleak forecast: fewer hospital workers,...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 8:37 AM
Not quite two weeks after having partial knee replacement surgery at Hartford Hospital in February, Martin Ethier took a ride to New Hampshire, where he climbed into a John Deere loader.
"I made it back just in time for therapy," Ethier said.
| Jun 13, 2015
| 2:00 PM
FARMINGTON — Customers at the Westfarms mall were startled to see a Life Star helicopter, Connecticut's critical care medical air service, landing in the parking lot Saturday afternoon.
But the helicopter wasn't there to transport an accident...
| Jun 11, 2015
| 4:35 PM
NEWINGTON — A local Hindu temple is hosting a health clinic Saturday, offering free checkups and screenings for a wide variety of diseases and conditions.
The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Vallabhdham Temple at 26 Church St. All,...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 5:47 PM
HARTFORD — The parent company of Hartford Hospital warned of "significant" job cuts and fewer services if the state's budget isn't changed in the legislature's special session.
Hartford HealthCare said it will receive $100 million less in state...
| Jun 8, 2015
| 7:33 PM
MANCHESTER — Many Americans have a media-driven view of Islam that promotes fear and separation, a panel of Muslim residents told an audience Monday night.
"There is no dichotomy" between being a faithful Muslim and a patriotic American, Dr. Reza...