| 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...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:36 AM
Viola "Vi" Campbell, a nurse in the U.S. Navy and at Manchester Memorial Hospital, died on Nov. 23. She was 93.
Viola "Vi" Campbell, a former U.S. Navy and Manchester Memorial Hospital nurse, died Nov. 23. She was 93.
Campbell was born and raised in...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 8:14 AM
HARTFORD – A woman was undergoing surgery Sunday morning for stab wounds she suffered during a rape in the basement of an apartment building on Marshall Street, police said.
Police were searching Sunday morning for a suspect in the attack that...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 12:51 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Three people were taken to the hospital on Monday morning after a rollover crash on I-84 West.
The crash happened about 10 a.m. in the area of exit 43, police said. Three cars were involved in the accident.
One person was taken...
| 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...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:31 AM
Medicare-funded breast cancer screenings jumped 44 percent from $666 million to $962 million from 2001 to 2009, yet those added costs did not improve early detection rates among the 65 and older Medicare population, according to a Yale School of...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 4:44 PM
SIMSBURY — Now you can be treated for poison ivy or an earache before picking up eggs and a gallon of milk — all under the same roof.
A new clinic at the Super Stop & Shop on Bushy Hill Road also allows you to get a camp physical for one...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Proposing puts intense pressure on guys, Brian Mascaro says.
"Every guy thinks it has to be perfect or something unique," he says. "You're always worried if you do it randomly, does it mean you didn't plan? … Was it not surprising enough? Does it...