| May 12, 2014
| 5:23 AM
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...
| May 15, 2014
| 6:16 AM
"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...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:25 AM
| May 2, 2014
| 4:27 PM
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...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 9:41 AM
CENTRAL CONNECTICUT GOLF ASSOCIATION
May 12 Blackledge Country Club
May 19 Simsbury Farms Country Club
June 2 Hawk’s Landing Golf Course
June 30 ...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 1:15 PM
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...
| Apr 27, 2014
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...
| Apr 2, 2014
| 10:29 AM
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...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 4:59 AM
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...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 11:49 AM
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,...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:13 AM
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,...