| Sep 3, 2014
| 11:23 AM
HARTLAND — A seasonal employee for the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection was injured Tuesday morning after he fell about 20 feet onto rocks while cutting grass.
The employee, who rescuers said was in his mid 20s and from...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 5:32 AM
ENFIELD — Barbara Crowley and her husband, Patrick, are widely known in the community through Patrick's 10-year stint on the town council, the couple's dedication to youth football and the fact that their seven children attended town schools.
| Aug 27, 2014
| 4:13 PM
Regarding the article "Nurse Sues St. Francis Over Losing Job" [Aug. 16, Connecticut]: As a retired nurse with experience in nursing administration and education, I can address nursing practice and a hospital's responsibility for safe patient care....
| Aug 27, 2014
| 1:57 PM
HARTFORD – A supervisor who on scene when an officer shot an 18-year old Hartford man with a Taser during a confrontation last week signed his name to a report stating that the officer's use of the stun gun was "justified" and "in compliance with...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:11 PM
PORTLAND — Efforts to save three historic buildings on the old Elmcrest Manor property got a boost this week with the award of a coveted planning grant from the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation.
First Selectwoman Susan Bransfield said...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:24 PM
HARTFORD — A former security guard at Milner School on Vine Street was convicted Thursday of trying to have sex with a 12-year-old girl at the school last year.
Heriberto Agosto, 51, of Auburn Street, pleaded guilty under the Alford doctrine to...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Three Hartford-area organizations have entered into a first-of-its-kind partnership to enhance the civic capacity in Hartford's Asylum Hill neighborhood.
At a meeting of the Asylum Hill Neighborhood Association (AHNA), already considered one of the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Sister Loretta Mann might have retired, but she hasn't left the life of service to which she made a vow in 1948 when she entered the sisterhood of St. Francis.
Sister Loretta, 85, spends three days a week in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of St....
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:54 AM
Deborah Knowlin slowly limps to her kitchen table, favoring her left knee because her right one, she says, gives out frequently.
Sitting down at the table, Knowlin snaps open a day-of-the-week pill box and empties Friday's contents into her right hand:...
| Aug 18, 2014
No one looks forward to having "the talk," whether the uncomfortable topic is plans for older parents, wishes about end-of-life care or even one that can save lives — organ donation.
"And nobody likes to have that discussion; it's an awful...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:09 PM
Dwight Merriam, a veteran Hartford land-use lawyer, has taught his specialty at the University of Connecticut School of Law for many years. He has felt, for most of that time, that the law school would be enhanced by a residential component, by having...