| Jan 12, 2015
| 8:37 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy sent a letter Monday to the CEO of Tenet Healthcare, asking him to join the governor's office in talks to revive a halted, $400 million merger between Tenet and five Connecticut hospitals.
Tenet pulled out of the deal Dec. 11 after...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 2:02 PM
A $10 million payment to Connecticut Children's Medical Center — approved Thursday without going through the legislature, and despite a state budget deficit — sparked questions about legal precedent and fairness.
The $10 million approved by...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 2:48 PM
Connecticut hospitals reported record numbers of errors in 2013, with large increases in the numbers of falls, medication mistakes and perforations during surgical procedures, a new state report shows.
The report, covering 2013, marks the first time that...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 3:01 AM
NORTH HAVEN — Len Fasano learned an important lesson from his football coach at Yale, the legendary Carm Cozza.
"When you leave the field, have no regrets,'' Fasano said. "If you leave the field with no regrets then, win or lose, you can live with...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 5:23 AM
NORTH HAVEN — Police have released the name of a woman who died in a one-car crash on I-91 Sunday night.
Alma Valentin, 57, of West Haven died at the scene of the crash, which happened north of exit 10 about 9 p.m., state police said.
| Jan 5, 2015
| 2:22 AM
For anyone who thinks it's a shame the state drove out a hospital company that was willing to invest more than $400 million here, all might not be lost.
A top Tenet Healthcare executive, point man in the Dallas-based chain's effort to take over five...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 1:08 PM
In some ways, North Haven could be the envy of nearby towns. In the words of Michael Freda, first selectman for the past five years, his town of 24,500 boasts "small town charm; wonderful residential neighborhoods; an excellent school system; plus a...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Waterbury Hospital will cut its expenses as early as January, which could mean layoffs and curtailed services, even as unions, administrators and local activists debate how the hospital should move forward after the collapse of its proposed merger....
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:56 PM
PLAINVILLE — A day on the ski slopes sounds great to Nick Reyna, a pediatric cancer survivor from Rocky Hill, who was in town on Tuesday to help a national foundation get a $7,500 award from the Petit Family Foundation.
Reyna, 26 and the 2007...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The state Supreme Court has reversed the conviction of a military veteran from Clinton who was charged with weapons violations after police found war memorabilia, including a dirk knife and a police baton, in his vehicle after a traffic accident....
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:54 AM
HAMDEN — A second arrest has been made in a shooting earlier this month on Dixwell Avenue and Dudley Street, police said.
Shamont Newton, 18, of Hamden, was charged on Friday with conspiracy to commit first-degree assault and carrying a pistol...