| 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 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 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 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...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Justina Pelletier, the West Hartford teenager who spent more than a year at the center of public custody battle between her family and Boston Children's Hospital and the state of Massachusetts, is in the hospital in Philadelphia.
Pelletier, who had...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 6:31 AM
NEW HAVEN – Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of Osborn Avenue at Goffe Street late Saturday night, police said.
Officers found the victim, 28-year-old Donald Greene of Hamden, in the back entryway of 81 Osborn Ave....
| Dec 6, 2014
| 7:09 AM
NEW HAVEN — A man suffered significant head and abdomen trauma after he was struck by a motorist on Ferry Street Friday night.
At about 9:49 p.m., police said they found the man unresponsive lying on Ferry Street near Pierpont Street. The motorist...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:30 AM
HAMDEN — A local man is in critical condition Tuesday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash on Ridge and Pickwick roads, police said.
The vehicle driven by 30-year-old Alex Soto crossed the double yellow lines while heading northbound on Ridge...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:34 AM
BRANFORD — A man who mistakenly accelerated while backing into a parking space on Harrison Avenue and hit a pedestrian, sending her to the hospital, police said.
Robert McCarthy, 86, of Northford, was trying to parallel park his car and hit the...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 10:30 AM
In the 15 months since Brian Lybeck's Type 1 Diabetes' diagnosis, the seventh grader and his family have worked with four different diabetes educators at Connecticut Children's Medical Center. Like their counterparts at other diabetes practices, the...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 3:18 PM
HARTFORD — Patients and their advocates pleaded with a state panel of doctors Wednesday to expand Connecticut's Medical Marijuana Program to include additional medical conditions beyond those currently allowed by state law.
"Gentlemen, you ought to...