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  • Paul W. Smith Raised Standards For Emergency Medical Services

    Paul W. Smith Raised Standards For Emergency Medical Services
    Paul W. Smith was a pioneer in making emergency medical services a professional field and had a national reputation for leadership in standardizing the training for EMTs around the country. "He was one of the few people who saw the importance of...
  • Hunan Pavilion: An Authentic Shanghai Bund Menu

    Hunan Pavilion: An Authentic Shanghai Bund Menu
    "Did you mean to order this?" the waiter asks, pointing to the menu after just returning from the kitchen. "Yes," I say. Still unsure, he attempts to bridge the language gap with his hands, holding them downward to represent what I realize must be pig's...
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  • Certify Work Skills Of Returning Veterans

    Veterans returning to Connecticut face significant obstacles getting the licenses and educational credit they need to transition back to civilian life. These barriers have devastating consequences for returning service members, their households and our...
  • 2014 Golf Schedules And Charity Tournaments

      CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION   May 12                         Blackledge Country Club   May 19                         Simsbury Farms Country Club   June 2                           Hawk’s Landing Golf Course   June 30   ...
  • Obama on a higher minimum wage: 'It's just common sense'

    Obama on a higher minimum wage: 'It's just common sense'
    WASHINGTON -- Raising the minimum wage makes sense to anybody who has ever worked an hourly job, President Obama said in a freewheeling and highly personal argument he debuted on Wednesday. Speaking to a crowd in New Britain, Conn., Obama praised a...
  • No time for retirement: Two agents for Lang Realty selling homes into their 90s

    No time for retirement: Two agents for Lang Realty selling homes into their 90s
    At 91 years old, real estate agent Claire Abrams has a time-tested strategy for selling homes. "I take customers out on the golf course," Abrams said, "and if you don't beat them too badly, you might sell them a house." Woody Gorbach, a year younger...
  • Vallas rips Rauner for wanting to lower income taxes

     Vallas rips Rauner for wanting to lower income taxes
    Gov. Pat Quinn on Wednesday trotted out his running mate Paul Vallas to hammer Republican challenger Bruce Rauner’s position that the state income tax rate should rolled back, saying doing so would result in huge cuts to education and spikes in...
  • Vallas lands six-figure job with Quinn supporter

    Vallas lands six-figure job with Quinn supporter
    Paul Vallas, who returned to Illinois last month as Gov. Pat Quinn’s running mate, has been hired to a six-figure job as a municipal finance consultant by a longtime friend and political supporter of the Democratic governor. Vallas began his...
  • UConn Hockey Classic Moving To Bridgeport, To Be Named Frozen Holiday Classic

    The UConn Hockey Classic is no longer. Webster Bank Arena is set to announce that a similar four-team tournament will replace the classic next season in Bridgeport, with the field expected to include UConn, Quinnipiac, Sacred Heart and Union,...
  • Dental Mission Does A Mouthful

    One of the glaring divides between the haves and have-nots in this country is dental care. Millions of Americans — 180 million by one estimate — do not receive dental care. Fifty percent of adults over age 30 have some level of gum disease,...