| 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...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:38 PM
HARTFORD - In an effort to strengthen the Asylum Hill community, the Asylum Hill Neighborhood Association and Leadership Greater Hartford are joining forces.
The neighborhood association, which is a community organization that aims to improve the quality...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:13 PM
St. Francis Hospital is so guilty of wrongdoing in the firing of Annemarie Morrissey [Aug. 16, Connecticut, "Nurse Sues St. Francis Over Losing Job"]. She used her nursing expertise to help save a patient's life by modifying his pacemaker wire.
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:50 PM
HARTFORD — A gunshot victim was dropped off at a city firehouse Tuesday morning, police said.
The man, who is 33, suffered a gunshot wound to the left, Deputy Police Chief Brian Foley said. The wound is not life-threatening, Foleys said.
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:18 AM
HARTFORD — The mother of an 18-year old Hartford teen who was taken to St. Francis Hospital Tuesday after he was shot by a police Taser during what police described as a "group disturbance" said Wednesday that she intended to file a complaint...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 5:02 PM
WEST HARTFORD — A 27-year-old Plainville woman charged with manslaughter in a fatal shooting Wednesday night on Prospect Avenue told police she shot her boyfriend in self-defense after he threatened to kill her and her family, according to court...
| Apr 19, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The biggest moment in UConn football history might have been when the Huskies ran onto the field for the 2011 Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma.
A moment within the moment was pretty big, too. Senior wide receiver Kashif Moore, now with the Pittsburgh...
| Feb 24, 2014
Statistics are prompting change on the road. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), side-impact car crashes kill at least five small children and leave about 60 with serious injuries...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Teresa P. deKowzan, a registered nurse who during her 35-year career at Mercy Medical Center was supervisor of the delivery room and served as a mentor to young nurses, died Saturday of breast cancer at the Charlestown Retirement Community. She was 90....