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  • Courant Carrier Nancy D'Onofrio

    Courant Carrier Nancy D'Onofrio
    In her own words:Nancy D'Onofrio Baccaro, Berlin I was 11 years old when a family cousin, Mr. Ken Cullum, who worked at The Hartford Courant office in New Britain, asked me if I would cover for a carrier who was going on vacation for two weeks. The...
  • Rizza's $5M Gift Comes From A Modest Heart

    Rizza's $5M Gift Comes From A Modest Heart
    STORRS — He had made an anonymous $3 million gift a few years ago. And even as he pledged to match $5 million more in donations toward the construction of a new soccer complex, the largest single donor in UConn athletics history had to be encouraged...
  • Worried About Ebola? Here's What You Need To Know

    Worried About Ebola? Here's What You Need To Know
    A few days ago, Melissa Albright heard from a travel client: the woman wanted to cancel her trip to Dusseldorf because her boyfriend was worried about Ebola. Albright, who is a vice president for Wethersfield Travel, said the fear wasn't about what might...
  • UConn Health Center Scientists Wins $4 Million NIH Grant

    A University of Connecticut Health Center surgeon-scientist has won a $4 million National Institutes of Health Pioneer award for his cutting-edge work in regenerative engineering. Dr. Cato T. Laurencin, who headed the health center from 2008 to 2011,...
  • Wadsworth Right Person For State Senate

    I would like to voice my support to elect Bill Wadsworth as Farmington’s state senator in the 5th District. Bill brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this job at a time when our state is facing an unprecedented fiscal and employment...
  • Jackson Lab Opens To Praise By Scientists

    Jackson Lab Opens To Praise By Scientists
    — Top geneticists from Harvard and the National Institutes of Health in Washington D.C. joined Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and others Tuesday in opening the Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine. The new nonprofit research center and the state of...
  • Stoddard Right Choice For Farmington

    Patty Stoddard is uniquely qualified to represent Farmington as our representative in the state House. Patty has served on both Farmington's board of education and town council while operating as a Realtor in the region. Patty truly understands...
  • Jackson Lab Building As Innovative As The Work They Do

    Jackson Lab Building As Innovative As The Work They Do
    On the elevator walls at the new Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine are staggered, little rectangles of white light in four vertical columns resembling a Scantron answer sheet used in schools. Actually, it's a representation of DNA electrophoresis,...
  • Say A Little Prayer For Me: Dorothy Ollie In Jacobs' Corner

    Say A Little Prayer For Me: Dorothy Ollie In Jacobs' Corner
    My Walk of Faith from the steps of the state Capitol to the steps of Gampel Pavilion, Hartford to Storrs, all 26 miles of redemption, will be Sunday, Oct. 5. I thought about calling it the Jacobs Is A Moron Walk. Or the No Escalators Walk. Or The...
  • Baby Born Along I-84 In West Hartford

    Baby Born Along I-84 In West Hartford
    WEST HARTFORD — An expectant mother on her way to the University of Connecticut Health Center to give birth to her child got as far as the shoulder of westbound I-84 between exits 43 and 44, where the baby decided it was time to enter the world....
  • Jackson Lab Opens To Big Hopes For Bioscience Growth

    Jackson Lab Opens To Big Hopes For Bioscience Growth
    FARMINGTON — The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine opens next week, and many hope that it will elevate Greater Hartford as a hub for research in health care and biological sciences by attracting some of the best minds in those fields. The...