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  • Nursing Home Execs Testify Rowland Had No Role In Company

    Nursing Home Execs Testify Rowland Had No Role In Company
    NEW HAVEN — A top executive at the Apple Rehab nursing home chain testified Friday that she was stunned when she took a frantic after-hours call from her boss two years ago asking her to sign off on a corporate statement that former Gov. John...
  • Aide Tells How Disclosing Rowland's Role Hurt Campaign

    Aide Tells How Disclosing Rowland's Role Hurt Campaign
    NEW HAVEN — A top aide to congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley testified on Thursday that Wilson-Foley's 2012 campaign was thrown into disarray and eventually collapsed when she was forced to disclose that former Gov. John Rowland was working...
  • Nursing Home Exec Says Rowland Performed Tasks For Company

     Nursing Home Exec Says Rowland Performed Tasks For Company
    NEW HAVEN – The top executive at the Apple Rehab nursing home chain testified Monday that he may have met, talked or exchanged emails as many as eight times with former Gov. John G. Rowland on business subjects, as Rowland began what could be a...
  • If we fight wars, we must take care of our veterans

    To the editor: Thanks to columnist Steve Lopez for keeping the issues facing veterans like Paul Cooper and others with CalVet's West Los Angeles Veterans Home in the news. ("For ailing veterans, endless government delays," Sept. 13) Ironically, in the...
  • I Felt Sorry For Rowland, But It Passed

    I Felt Sorry For Rowland, But It Passed
    When my big scandal hits — it involves Victorian steampunk goggles, steroids and payments laundered through the Cape Verde National Brass Choir — I may hire Reid Weingarten as my defense counsel. Weingarten is this good: He made me feel a...
  • For gerontology specialists, helping the elderly live full lives is a joy

    Julie Bach thinks a lot about growing older. But that focus isn't on herself. As an assistant professor of social work at Dominican University in River Forest, Bach trains students in gerontology, the study of aging. Her resume includes stints as a...
  • Stories unleashed by a story

    Stories unleashed by a story
    December 14, 2003--Hundreds of readers responded to "Prisoner of Her Past," a Tribune special report on Nov. 30, detailing the story of Sonia Reich--my mother--a Holocaust survivor who, late in life, began re-enacting her war experiences. The stories they...
  • Dementia patients continue to get medications with little, no benefit

    Dementia patients continue to get medications with little, no benefit
    More than half of nursing home patients who suffer severe dementia and are likely to die within a year or two are administered medications that offer little to no benefit and may cause pointless discomfort, a new study finds. The latest research,...
  • Rowland Trial Delves Into The Dark Side

    Rowland Trial Delves Into The Dark Side
    Former Gov. John G. Rowland's trial on violating campaign finance laws began Wednesday in New Haven with a shocking revelation. In 2010, Rowland allegedly tried to shake down Republican congressional hopeful Mark Greenberg for $790,000 in secret...
  • Venice Film Review: 'Red Amnesia'

    Wang Xiaoshuai's involving if fragmented take on an older woman lost in the disorientation of China's breakneck changes and seeking expiation for an earlier act of self-preservation. Wang views "Amnesia" as the last of his Cultural Revolution trilogy,...
  • Eight Nursing Homes Fined Following Lapses In Care

    Eight nursing homes have been fined more than $1,000 each by the state Department of Public Health in connection with incidents in which residents sustained cuts or broken bones or suffered from lapses in care. DPH fined The Springs at Watermark 3030...