| Aug 26, 2014
| 3:57 PM
Alexion, the hugely successful biopharmaceutical company based in Cheshire, disclosed to investors that last week's inspection by the Food and Drug Administration of its Rhode Island factory suggest the company still needs to find "the definitive root...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 4:15 PM
EAST HARTFORD — Vice President Joe Biden visited Goodwin College on Wednesday to draw attention to the ways that job training, when it's guided by industry, can help people move into higher-paying jobs and strengthen the middle class.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:20 PM
After UConn defeated Michigan State at Michigan State last March in the East Regional final, to reach the Final Four, a reporter asked Phil Nolan how the unheralded Huskies' frontcourt was able to stand up to the burlier Spartans, such as Branden Dawson....
| Aug 20, 2014
| 11:11 AM
Scott Cheshire’s Electric Literature essay “The Fundamentalist Reader — On Plotless Novels and the Meaning of Life” reads like an installment in a conversation I’ve been having with myself.
Why, Cheshire wonders, is he...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 6:38 PM
As opening day for the CTfastrak approaches, state transportation and economic development officials are working to attract business and housing growth along the 9.4-mile corridor.
A busload of state officials toured the route Monday, stopping at several...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:57 PM
SOUTHINGTON — A woman gave $5,000 to the local YMCA as thanks for a kindness shown to her five nieces and nephews in 1972 when their father — her brother — died of cancer at age 35.
Carmel Avitabile, who became the children's guardian,...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 5:22 AM
LONDON (Reuters) - English health authorities said on Friday they are investigating an outbreak of food poisoning that has affected 156 people in Britain and others in France and Austria.
Salmonella Enteritidis is a strain of bacteria that causes...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:06 PM
After the team of Rocky Hill, Cromwell and Portland (RCP) won the American Legion Northeast Regional championship on Monday, coach Jay Hickey turned his attention to his team's next task — the World Series.
Hickey knew he had a few important...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Leggy plants have taken over a plot of ground in a courtyard at the Killingly Public Library. The young stalks of Four O'clock flowers were planted in memory of Michaela Rose Petit who was killed in a home invasion and fire in 2007 in Cheshire, Conn....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 10:06 PM
MIDDLETOWN — The team of Rocky Hill, Cromwell and Portland finally has its title.
Tommy Seaver drove in the winning run with a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning Monday night, giving RCP a 5-4 victory over Milford, Mass., in the...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 6:33 AM
Joyce Kathan was a leader in the senior center movement in Connecticut, lobbied for seniors at the Capitol, was a pioneer in seeking greater options for women and worked hard to preserve the environment. Above all, she sought to get others involved in...