| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Dr. Mary Zozulin was upset, but not surprised, at the news this week that a man with Ebola had been diagnosed in Dallas.
"I've been expecting this," she said.
Hospital officials in Connecticut and elsewhere say they are confident that proper...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Justina Pelletier is back in the hospital, according to a family spokesman.
Pelletier, 16, spent 16 months at the center of a widely publicized custody battle between her family and the state of Massachusetts. She returned to her West Hartford home on...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Yale-New Haven Hospital announced Thursday that it has a new chief medical officer, Dr. Thomas Balcezak, effective immediately.
In his new role, Balcezak oversees administration for medical staff affairs, graduate medical education, patient safety,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Starting Wednesday, a new state law requires Connecticut hospitals to tell all patients when they are being kept in the hospital for observation instead of being admitted and to warn them about the financial consequences.
Anyone who goes to the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 3:57 AM
A 53-year-old New Haven woman was injured by a shot through a window at her house on Dixwell Avenue, police said.
Linda Atkins told police that she heard a window break at around 9:30 p.m., and didn't initially know she'd been shot. She didn't hear a...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 8:03 PM
HARTFORD — In closing arguments Monday, prosecutor Anthony Bochicchio acknowledged that the man accusing Douglas Wirth of sexually and physically abusing him has credibility problems.
The accuser, who along with his three brothers was among nine...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:23 PM
NEW HAVEN — A Bridgeport man was killed Tuesday when he was ejected from the dump truck he was driving when its raised dump bed struck an overpass.
The accident occurred on southbound I-91 near Exit 1, state police said. The truck, driven by Dave...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 9:25 AM
For more than 40 years, Erik Drewniak has been plagued by high fevers and chills and never knew why.
Whenever he got a 104 or 105-degree fever that would linger for a day or two, he and his family always figured that was just "how he got sick." He...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 4:06 PM
Ken Smith Court Unveiling
Ken Smith Court will be unveiled Dec. 17 before the Maloney-Windsor boys basketball game. Coach Smith has a 490-119 career record at Windsor High, starting with the 1989-90 season. Smith has directed four teams to state titles:...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 4:34 PM
HARTFORD — The prosecution on Tuesday rested its case against Douglas Wirth, a former Glastonbury resident accused of abusing boys he and his former husband adopted through the state Department of Children and Families.
The state's final witness...
| Aug 4, 2014
The stomach muscles pull and, oh, the ankle swelling won't subside. "My husband, for about half the pregnancy, has slept on the couch because I'm just constantly tossing and turning," says Ashley Pine of Milford, due to give birth to a baby boy in the...