| Dec 1, 2014
| 11:24 AM
More than 50 percent of the state's hospitals had rates for at least one type of hospital-acquired infection that were worse than federal benchmarks in late 2012 and 2013, new data shows.
No other state had a higher percentage of its hospitals...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Two things you should know if you are a Johnny Damon fan.
You can see him on television in January on 'Celebrity Apprentice,' and you won't be seeing him playing any more professional baseball.
A very polished Damon, the former Yankees, Red Sox,...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:03 PM
The parent company of Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center announced Friday a new collaboration that allows local blood-cancer patients treated at Saint Francis to take part in clinical trials offered by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston.
| Oct 29, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Discussion about their combined achievements when it comes to the Hartford community and beyond could have taken up juice and coffee time and beyond at the Hartford Business Journal's 5th Annual Lifetime Achievement Awards breakfast at the Bond Ballroom...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 8:45 AM
BRISTOL — In the 77th House District campaign, both candidates have sought to position themselves as pro-business fiscal conservatives.
Republican challenger Cara Christine Pavalock said she'd work to make the state more attractive to businesses...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 5:40 PM
It is the tradition at the 250-year-old Hartford Courant that we draw a veil over our political opinions on the Sunday before an election. Today, no talk of government and whatever may influence you as your decide whether and for whom to mark your...
| Oct 31, 2014
Longtime incumbent Democratic state Rep. Peggy Sayers is facing a challenge from Republican Scott Storms for the 60th House District seat.
The district includes Windsor Locks and Windsor.
Sayers, 73, is seeking a ninth term in the state legislature....
| Nov 2, 2014
| 6:22 PM
HARTFORD — A man who was stabbed in the neck Sunday night is in critical condition at Saint Francis Hospital, according to police.
The assault happened about 8:10 p.m. at 36 Bedford St., Deputy Chief Brian Foley said.
Major Crimes Division...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 11:43 AM
HARTFORD — Police said they are investigating a weekend stabbing during which a woman stabbed a man.
Officers responded to a report of a serious assault at 56 Vine St. shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday, police said. When they arrived, they found a...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 4:00 PM
HARTFORD — Bryan Salaman was the unofficial ambassador of Bulkeley High School, a chatty sophomore who was the first teenager on campus every morning and among the quickest to extend a hand to new students, educators said Monday.
His greeting to...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 12:11 PM
MANCHESTER — Andy and Jamie Deschene had to make a quick decision the night of Sept. 5.
Pregnant with her second child, but not due to deliver until Nov. 9, Jamie Deschene, 30, was having contractions when she called Andy at work and told him to...