| Dec 9, 2014
| 8:17 AM
State health officials have fined four Connecticut nursing homes following lapses in care that resulted in falls and injuries.
St. Joseph's Center in Trumbull was fined $1,020 after a state Department of Public Health inspection found a resident who...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Business events in South Florida.
Holiday Business Expo, 5-8 p.m., Embassy Suites, 661 NW. 53rd St., Boca Raton. Presented by Biz to Biz Networking. Visit biztobiznetworking.com.
Planned Giving Council, 7:30 a.m., Tower...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 2:05 PM
WASHINGTON This season's flu vaccine may not be as effective against new and possibly more virulent strains of the virus that could become the nation's dominant form of influenza in the young flu season.
The emergence of a mutated flu virus has caused...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Though he never left his bed in a nursing home, Bobby Scheiding visited his favorite spots in Elmhurst again Sunday — thanks to longtime friends who created a video of those places and familiar faces.
Though it occasionally brought him to tears,...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 12:58 PM
Carol D. Lockwood, an opera singer who performed for years with the Baltimore Civic Opera Company, died Nov. 28 at the Golden Living Nursing Home in Frederick from complications of Alzheimer's disease. She was 86.
The daughter of Herbert L. Judge, a...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Describing former Gov. John G. Rowland as an ethically challenged politician who has repeatedly broken his trust with voters, federal prosecutors are arguing that he should serve from roughly three to four years in prison for his most recent conviction...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 5:58 PM
Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. faltered in the late 1990s after cuts to Medicare and Medicaid drained the business of clients.
As federal budget cuts rippled through the system, Omega reeled. Founded in 1992, the Hunt Valley-based real estate investment...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 12:42 PM
The names this year are familiar: Agora, FutureCare, McDonogh School, Praxis Engineering Technologies, Glass Jacobson, Archbishop Spalding High School.
Those organizations and a handful of others earned a spot on The Baltimore Sun's list of the region's...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 12:04 PM
Nguyen Tran was promoted to director of the Northwest District of the Pompano Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), to oversee the district's day-to-day operations. In the past, Tran was a senior planner for the City of...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 7:49 PM
Lehigh County Commissioner Vic Mazziotti said Wednesday that plans to attract higher-paying patients to subsidize a nursing home with a mission to serve the community's neediest put him in a philosophical bind.
Those plans would upgrade a wing of Lehigh...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:00 AM
If anything is missing from Art Basel Miami Beach, the big smashup of people, prestigious paintings, lowbrow graffiti and international tourism, it's a little "therapy."
That word belongs to Alex Gartenfeld, chief curator of the debuting Institute of...