| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:04 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Hospital CEOs' pay isn't linked to their hospital's benefit to the community. Nor is it linked to the quality of care the hospital provides, a new study found.
Instead, the chief executive officers, or CEOs, tended to earn...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 11:51 AM
STORRS – Sometimes, we can all use a helping hand.
For the EBV Foundation, those on the receiving end, are veterans with big-time business ambitions.
The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, as its full name reads, caters to...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Currently at the UConn Contemporary Art Galleries is a celebration of All-American weirdness.
A new exhibit, “Uncanny,” earns its title by showing new artworks by artists who specialize in intentionally off-putting images of humanity.
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:40 PM
1) Clannad, The Webster, 31 Webster St., Hartford, 7:30 p.m. Thurs.
2) Shakedown, Arch Street Tavern, 85 Arch St., Hartford, (860) 246-7610. 10 p.m., $7-$10. archstreettavern.com. Fri.
3) New York Banjo Summit (featuring Bela Fleck), Jorgensen...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:41 PM
There are about 30,000 UConn alumni living in Fairfield County, according to the university. An appreciable number of them have significant disposal income. Many have influence.
That would include Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch, who was a UConn freshman...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Vibraphonist Gary Burton has seven Grammys, six for projects he recorded with pianist Chick Corea. Over more than a half-century, he’s recorded more than 60 records as a bandleader. He retired from teaching nearly a decade ago, but he’s widely...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:48 PM
UConn center Tyler Bullock was charged with operating a motor vehicle while under the influence and failure to drive right Thursday and was subsequently suspended from the football team by interim coach T.J. Weist.
The school said it would have no...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 10:55 AM
It's one thing to get up in front of an audience and try to make them laugh; it's quite another to do it without a script. Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood (pictured) starred in the super-popular, forever-syndicated Whose Line Is It Anyway? with fellow...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:44 PM
On Saturday night, about 42,000 fans will squeeze into Rentschler Field for a showdown of two programs at opposite ends of the college football spectrum.
UConn transitioned to the highest level of the sport at the start of the 21st century, and the...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 2:20 PM
A few things to know heading into the 8 p.m. football game at Rentschler Field (Chs. 8, 40).
UConn: Rentschler Field, a 40,000-seat stadium 22 miles from campus that opened in 2003.
Michigan: Michigan Stadium, a 109,901-seat stadium known as "The...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:01 PM
The UConn men's basketball team has sorted out the sites for its home games, and fans who have wanted more big games at Gampel Pavilion should be pleased. UConn hosts Florida on Dec. 2, one of 10 scheduled for the campus site.