| May 20, 2015
| 7:47 AM
"Walk for Nutmeg Senior Rides" raises more than $19,000
WINDSOR LOCKS - Nutmeg Senior Rides Annual "Walk for Nutmeg Senior Rides" netted over $19,000. Proceeds from the event are used to provide door-through-door service for seniors and the visually...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 5:09 PM
STORRS — A student at the University of Connecticut was critically injured late Sunday when he plummeted from the biology-physics building at 91 N. Eagleville Road, police said.
The student was not identified. Police said they are investigating the...
| Mar 8, 2015
| 11:16 AM
PLAINVILLE – A Plantsville woman is dead following a two-car crash on New Britain Avenue Saturday night.
Roxanne Marie Dias, 30, was transported by LifeStar to Hartford Hospital after the Plainville Fire Company extricated her from the Mazda...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 3:43 PM
HARTFORD — Hartford Hospital said Wednesday that it has contacted 281 patients who might have been exposed to a strain of E. coli resistant to some drugs — a version of the bacteria that differs from the "superbug" outbreak linked to the...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:51 PM
A bicyclist loitered on the Trinity College campus for two hours before he robbed sophomore Maria Young at knifepoint last month, Young told hundreds of students at a rally Thursday.
Young, who wasn't injured in the hold-up, told her story to illustrate...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 4:33 PM
HARTFORD — Less than two years after a Cromwell man was fatally shot in Hartford while trying to sell computer tablets that he had posted on craigslist, city police are inviting the public to use a police parking lot as a safe place for such...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 12:10 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Following the hospitalization of students who used a party drug over the weekend, Wesleyan President Michael Roth pleaded with students Monday to "please, please stay away from illegal substances" and urged them to provide information...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 3:23 PM
MIDDLETOWN — Ten Wesleyan students and two visitors have been hospitalized, with at least two in critical condition, after overdosing over the weekend on the synthetic party drug MDMA, known as ecstasy or Molly, police and Wesleyan officials said....
| Feb 21, 2015
Having trouble sleeping? Check for a glow, inches from the pillow.
Using a smartphone, tablet or laptop at bedtime may be staving off sleep, according to Harvard Medical School scientists, who have found specific wavelengths of light can suppress the...
| Feb 21, 2015
In recent years, the nap has become better accepted — and better studied. According to a Pew Research Center study, one-third of adults in the United States take naps, and more men report napping than women.
Although naps for adults may be gaining...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 7:30 PM
HARTFORD — Hospitals would pay more in state taxes, and some low-income parents would no longer be eligible for Medicaid, under Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed budget.
The Malloy administration says the hospitals will recoup enough revenue from an...