| Apr 1, 2015
| 11:03 AM
HARTFORD – In bad fiscal news for Connecticut, the comptroller said Wednesday that the state's budget deficit has increased to nearly $173 million because of worse-than-expected collection of taxes and federal grants.
Comptroller Kevin Lembo...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 6:06 AM
FARMINGTON — A valve snapped during construction at the UConn Health Center early Tuesday, sending close to 100 gallons of water into two labs and down a stairwell, a spokeswoman said.
No one was injured, and patient care areas were not affected,...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 3:37 PM
It happens. A company-issued phone gets buried under papers and thrown out by mistake. A company laptop gets lifted at a coffee shop.
But how do three state-owned walk-through metal detectors go missing?
The metal detectors were among nearly $5...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 9:15 AM
When two nurses in the UConn Health Center's Department of Dermatology walked into a utility room one morning last summer, they noticed the refrigerator was unplugged.
But it wasn't milk that spoiled or ice cream that melted in the 14 hours...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:12 PM
HARTFORD — Despite a difficult financial climate, the state has maintained its bond rating from three major agencies, officials said Monday.
The state's budget director, Ben Barnes, hailed the retention of the ratings for general obligation bonds...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 10:57 AM
Felix Bronner was an urbane scholar and a pioneer in the study of ways calcium affects the body. He was intense, focused, and passionately interested in science as well as in the lives of his friends and colleagues. In his second career, he was a...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 9:02 AM
FARMINGTON — One of the country's few fertility clinics to use an advanced air purification system has opened in town.
The Center for Advanced Reproductive Services, formerly located at UConn Health, recently opened on 2 Batterson Park Road....
| Feb 24, 2015
| 8:30 AM
FARMINGTON — A gas leak forced the evacuation of two buildings at the UConn Health Center Tuesday.
No one was injured or sickened during the incident, which was reported shortly before 8:30 a.m., said spokesman Chris DeFrancesco. There were no...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:59 AM
Tuesday's temperatures plunged to depths never before recorded in Connecticut.
It is the coldest morning in more than 100 years, FOX CT Meteorologist Joe Furey said.
"You will know how good your [car] battery is this morning," he said on the FOX CT...
| 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 22, 2015
| 4:00 AM
Tina Angeli remembers her small Hyundai spinning across Route 202 in Granby and then a crash.
There was broken glass and the smell of talcum powder. And then she stopped breathing.
Suddenly, she found herself out of her body and above her car, in a...