| Jun 27, 2015
| 2:43 PM
HARTFORD — Dr. Gualberto Ruaño came to Connecticut in 1982 to attend Yale medical school. He studied for a Ph.D. in genetics at Yale simultaneously, and eventually received both degrees.
He grew up in Puerto Rico and went to college at Johns...
| Jun 6, 2015
| 6:20 PM
By the time Rima Brauer, already a doctor, had finished two years as a resident at Yale Medical School, she was married and had two toddlers. She asked the head of psychiatry a question he found outrageous: Could she do the last year of her residency...
| May 21, 2015
| 12:00 PM
CANTERBURY - The Fine Art and Craft Exhibit and Sale (FACES) at the Finnish Hall, 76 North Canterbury Road, will be on Saturday, Oct. 3., at 9:30 a.m. This is an event listed in The Last Green Valley's Walktober calendar. A call for...
| May 3, 2015
| 2:39 PM
The growing number of children and teens exposed to traumatic events in everyday life has forced the state's crisis intervention teams to respond to a broader range of behavioral and mental health issues, and those teams often serve as a bridge until at-...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 7:48 AM
Academy of the Holy Family event
BALTIC – A Spring Craft Fair, featuring handmade craft items, will be held on Saturday, May 9 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., outdoors under tents, weather permitting, at the Academy of the Holy Family, 54 West Main St....
| Apr 20, 2015
| 2:22 AM
Mental disorders surpassed respiratory problems and all other ailments as the leading cause of hospitalization in Connecticut in 2012 for children ages 5 to 14, teenagers and younger adults, according to a state health department report.
| Apr 10, 2015
| 9:28 PM
The following is a story I wrote on Judith Malina returning to Yale School of Drama 40 years after being arrested for a theater happening in New Haven by the Living Theater. Malina died this week at the age of 88
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| Mar 5, 2015
| 7:56 AM
While walking through an art gallery, it's easy to wonder what the artworks would be thinking if they were real people. What their stories are. What their gripes are. Why they have those looks on their faces. Why they're carrying those bundles, what's...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 3:07 PM
Is it white and gold or blue and black?
The Internet has been ablaze with that question ever since a woman uploaded a picture of a horizontally striped dress to her Tumblr account and asked for help from her friends in figuring out why the dress...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 9:11 AM
On a Sunday afternoon in December — a day when others are relaxing at home or ticking items off their holiday to-do lists — members of the Connecticut Doctors Orchestra set up their music stands at Middlewoods of Farmington.
After a hasty...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 11:10 AM
HARTFORD – Questions lingered after the Sandy Hook Advisory Commission on Friday approved its 256-page report on school security, emergency response, gun-control measures, and mental-health reform arising from the deadliest elementary-school...