| 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...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 4:51 AM
For years, attempts to require the University of Connecticut Foundation to be more open about how it raises and spends millions of dollars each year have fizzled in the legislature.
But this year, new efforts to shed more light on the foundation's...
| 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...
| Feb 21, 2015
Farmington has many faces: from the traditions of its Main Street and Miss Porter's School, to the glittering Westfarms mall and to the high tech medical and research facilities at UConn Health.
Although Mormons may not be the first religious group that...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 8:04 PM
The legislature's higher education committee heard testimony Tuesday for and against a bill that would enable universities and colleges to take into account a faculty member's criminal history before any promotion is given.
The bill is aimed at...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 9:40 AM
February is National Heart month, Why the need for focus on cardiovascular health? According to the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention, "Cardiovascular disease (CVD)—including heart disease, stroke, and high blood pressure − is the...