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  • WWII Vet Should Follow Smoking Edict

    It's hard not to be sympathetic to Andy Nowicki. He is a decorated combat veteran of World War II and is about to turn 90. He picked up the smoking habit 70 years ago, back when the Army put free cigarettes in C-ration kits. Now he and his wife face...
  • McMahon, Murphy Differ Sharply During First Senate Debate

    McMahon, Murphy Differ Sharply During First Senate Debate
    ROCKY HILL — In a campaign that's been heavy on personal attacks and light on substance, the candidates for U.S. Senate got serious Sunday morning, tackling important issues such as federal spending, tax policy and Medicare. But the first debate...
  • Galena: Big hills, rewards

     Galena: Big hills, rewards
    GALENA, Ill. — My Toyota Camry's engine squealed and kicked into gear, pushing me higher up U.S. Highway 20 and swinging me around a bend in the countryside near Galena. The gasps of the car's six cylinders filling the cabin, my bicycle looked...
  • Support Groups Help Alzheimer's Patients, Caregivers Learn From Each Other

    Support Groups Help Alzheimer's Patients, Caregivers Learn From Each Other
    When Ruth Waldman's husband was placed in a nursing home a few years after he developed Alzheimer's disease, she would visit him and they'd hold hands and talk. "I took him home for Christmas Eve and we had a wonderful time — he was as normal as...
  • All-Courant Boys Tennis Team

    All-Courant Boys Tennis Team
    All-Courant Boys Tennis Singles Sam Aronson, Avon Sr. Sam Flaxman, Avon, Sr. Ryan Foster, Classical-Hartford, Jr. Varun Jayarun, Xavier-Middletown, Fr. Chandler Libby, Granby, Jr. Reid Risinger, Glastonbury, Sr. Dan Rombola, Berlin, Jr. Scott...
  • Alzheimer's Organizations/Support Groups

    Alzheimer's Foundation of America - Their mission is, “To provide optimal care and services to individuals confronting dementia, and to their caregivers and families—through member organizations dedicated to improving quality of life.”...
  • Alzheimer's Support Groups And Organizations

    According to the Connecticut chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, there are 100 caregiver support groups in the state and six groups for people living with Alzheimer's or a similar dementia. For information about meeting times and locations,...
  • Flavor Profile: Mmumbai Spice in Rocky Hill

    Flavor Profile: Mmumbai Spice in Rocky Hill
    Fans of Indian restaurants know that central CT has experienced some expanding and contracting on the that front. The Ambassador of India family of restaurants had outposts in Glastonbury, West Hartford, Hartford and even New Haven. But that expansion...
  • October Storm Hits Connecticut

    Nov 8 Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area. About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
  • 2010 - Study Shows No Cancer Cluster At Pratt Plant

      Workers at Pratt & Whitney in Connecticut did not get brain cancer at higher rates than the population generally, according to the latest results of a multiyear study led by University of Pittsburgh researchers.     An analysis of 212,513 people who...
  • 2008 - Study: Higher Rate Of Brian Cancer Not Statistically Significant

    A long-awaited study of almost 225,000 Pratt & Whitney workers from the 1950s to the early 2000s found a slightly higher rate of brain cancer among workers at a former North Haven plant than for the Connecticut population as a whole.     But the study,...