| Aug 15, 2013
| 7:10 AM
Dar Williams’ latest album, In The Time Of Gods, turns to a tapestry of Greek mythology in order to put the modern world’s social issues into context. She will be appearing at the Stafford Palace Theater on August 16th at 8 pm, as part of a...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 7:43 AM
It's a classic congressional cluster flop. You've got partisan political clashes; regional conflicts; huge subsidies; lobbying cash; industries fractured by disputes; House and Senate rivalries; government gridlock.
And it's all about food. And money....
| Sep 3, 2008
Health network negotiating to buy Johnson Memorial
MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) - Eastern Connecticut Health Network says
it is negotiating to buy Johnson Memorial Corp.'s holdings,
including Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford Springs.
| Dec 13, 2008
Friday's wet weather, coupled with freezing temperatures, are making travel treacherous on state roadways.
State Police are urging motorists to watch out for black ice. They particularly warn about the following streets in Tolland County:
| Nov 8, 2009
The Connecticut Veterans History Project, an online archive at Central Connecticut State University, includes video interviews with 190 Connecticut veterans who served in U.S. conflicts including World War II, Korea, Vietnam, the Persian Gulf, Afghanistan...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 5:12 PM
State police have obtained a video showing an off-duty Windsor Locks police officer drinking at Suffield bar before he was involved in a car crash that killed a teenager, sources close to the investigation have told The Courant.
The video comes from a...
| Aug 18, 2010
As the five-year anniversary of the Aug. 28, 2005, kiling of a Mansfield woman approaches, state police are reminding the public of a reward offered for information in the case.
Gov. M. Jodi Rell in 2008 approved a $50,000 reward for information that...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:35 PM
The good news: Connecticut's "hate group" index appears to be holding fairly steady. The bad news: the number of far-right wing, anti-federal-government-conspiracy "Patriot groups" in Connecticut more than doubled last year.
That's the word from the...
| Apr 9, 2012
About 1 in 6 workers has elder care responsibilities of some kind, and given longer life expectancies, that share is likely to grow.
Workplaces have spent a lot more effort responding to employees' child care rather than elder care needs, but...
| Apr 11, 2012
It's an election year. People talk politics in the workplace. And why not? We have freedom of speech.
Well, not necessarily.
You may be shocked to learn that a constitutionally protected freedom of speech for government workers doesn't extend into the...
| Aug 10, 2011
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For Andrew Jetter, it was a matter of eye contact. Inclined to be an introvert, the bank president had to force himself to look others in the eyes.
"Making small talk … I had to practice that," said the chief executive of...