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  • 1 Killed, 1 Injured In Bolton Crash

    1 Killed, 1 Injured In Bolton Crash
    BOLTON — A Coventry man was killed and another person was injured in a crash near the intersection of routes 6 and 44 early Friday morning, state police said. A passenger in the car, Thomas Hendel, 21, was killed, state police said. The car...
  • Eastern Soccer Captain, Now Cancer-Free, Makes Emotional Return

    Eastern Soccer Captain, Now Cancer-Free, Makes Emotional Return
    WILLIMANTIC — Jon DeCasanova knew something was wrong in June 2012 when he looked in the mirror and saw his eyes had turned yellow. The signs of jaundice would mark the first steps into a living hell of radiation, chemotherapy, badly swollen limbs...
  • Hartford HealthCare Launches Alliance With Leading NYC Cancer Center

    Hartford HealthCare Launches Alliance With Leading NYC Cancer Center
    HARTFORD — The alliance Hartford HealthCare announced a year ago with Memorial Sloan Kettering to tap into the leading New York cancer center's research and treatment capabilities is moving forward. The two health organizations announced Tuesday...
  • Newington Man Plans To Join Trip To Lobby In Fight Against Cancer

    NEWINGTON -- For Tom Boccaccio, cancer is deeply personal. Almost six years ago, his beloved wife Maureen died of adrenal cancer, a rare form of the disease that strikes the adrenal glands. "We were married for 45 years," said Boccaccio, fighting back...
  • How A Deadly Factory Explosion In 1854 Fueled The Creation Of City's First Hospital

    How A Deadly Factory Explosion In 1854 Fueled The Creation Of City's First Hospital
    On a March afternoon 160 years ago, a new steam boiler at the Fales & Gray Car Works near Hartford's riverfront welled with pressure until it blasted into shrapnel, demolishing much of the building. Workers were hurled through the air and crushed by...
  • ER Visits And Hospitalizations For Asthma On The Rise

    Ava Passley covered her nose and giggled as Dr. Jacob Hen walked into an examination room at his pediatric pulmonology office in Trumbull recently. Ava, 3, of Bridgeport, knows what to expect from a visit with Hen, having dealt with asthma since she was...
  • Joan Rivers, Our Widow-to-Widow Talk

    Joan Rivers, Our Widow-to-Widow Talk
    Like so many, I too was saddened  by the death of comedy icon, Joan Rivers. Our paths crossed several times over the years and among those times was the first time when she was the headliner at WRCH's annual 'Nite of Lite Laughter' fundraiser for the...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Hospital's LIFE STAR Program Launches New Mobile App

    The LIFE STAR program at Hartford Hospital is disseminating information from new heights with its mobile application. LIFE STAR launched a new mobile app for rescue crews - but it can also function as a tool, resource, and informative brochure intended...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hartford Hospital's Institute Of Living Open House For New Resource Center

    Hartford Hospital's Institute of Living (IOL) invites the community at large to visit the new on-campus home of its Family Resource Center (FRC) and ACCESS-Mental Health Connecticut program during an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday,...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Komen Connecticut Invests Over $700,000 To Support Local Breast Health Programs

    Komen Connecticut, the largest non-government funder of breast cancer programs in Connecticut, has awarded grants that will make a substantial impact in the local fight against breast cancer. This grant year, Komen Connecticut is awarding 17 grants...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Hospital Physicians Speak At Event Lauding Breastfeeding's Value

    Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) physicians took part in an Aug. 6 Hartford Hospital event aimed at helping raise awareness of breastfeeding's value and importance. The public event, which attracted families, included several speakers, among them...