| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:39 AM
Struggles with unemployment, food insecurity and unstable housing can take a serious toll on individuals' health, and stronger social supports could play a key role in improving their well-being, according to an advocacy group.
While national health...
| Mar 29, 2015
| 8:40 AM
HARTFORD — A city police officer suffered minor injuries Saturday after his police car was struck by another vehicle, police said Sunday.
Officer Steven McCullough, 36, was investigating an accident at 960 Main St. shortly after midnight when his...
| Mar 28, 2015
| 10:06 AM
HARTFORD — When Rebecca Santiago became a nurse she was taught how to treat the sick. But more than 30 years in public health has taught her that poverty may be the greatest threat to health and it takes a lot more than medicine to fix it.
| Mar 28, 2015
| 9:23 AM
The emergency department at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center can be hectic, but there's no other place Dr. Thomas Brunell would rather work.
HARTFORD — The emergency department at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center can be hectic, but...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 6:20 AM
State police are investigating after the driver of a car was sent to the hospital following a Saturday night crash on Route 2, state police said Sunday morning.
The vehicle was traveling eastbound on Route 2 between exits 9 and 10 around 9:30 p.m....
| Feb 7, 2015
| 11:41 AM
HARTFORD — A man sustained multiple gunshot wounds late Friday night in the area of 303 Mary Shepard Place, police said.
The victim was located by police at 10 Pavilion St. around midnight and taken to St. Francis Hospital, Deputy Chief Brian...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 3:41 PM
HARTFORD — A man who police say stabbed Teniel Mack during a drug transaction on March 10 was taken into custody Friday, a day after Mack was found shot to death in the city's North End.
James Canidate, 38, of Cornell Street in Hartford, was...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 11:03 AM
HARTFORD — When Terry Waller quit as Hartford's interim assistant fire chief more than three weeks ago, he said in his resignation letter that he would be returning to his permanent position as deputy chief "effective immediately."
That has not...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 4:41 PM
DURHAM — People in town knew Terry Oakes Bourret from her years of painting portraits at the Durham Fair, or Donald Bourret for the movie reviews he wrote for the local library. Their deaths in what authorities are calling a murder-suicide came come...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 8:18 PM
An odd thing happened after Eastern Connecticut Health Network asked the four big nonprofit hospital systems in Connecticut to send in takeover proposals.
"All of a sudden the phone rings," said Peter Karl, CEO of ECHN, the parent company of...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 12:11 PM
WEST HARTFORD — A man suffered minor injuries after police say he hit a utility pole and rolled his car onto its roof Monday on South Main Street.
The driver was distracted while lighting a cigarette, police said. The accident happened about 11:40...