| Oct 30, 2012
| 1:38 PM
Carolyn Rosenstein, a retired McDonogh School reading specialist recalled as a nurturing faculty mentor who also served on the Women's Board of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, died of cancer Oct. 27 at her Pikesville home. She was 75.
"She was a great gal,...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:31 PM
Cigna reported first-quarter earnings below analysts' expectations, though it grew revenue and membership compared with a year before.
Net income was $371 million, or $1.28 per share, for the first quarter, compared with $413 million, or $1.51 per share,...
| May 15, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Connecticut joined 21 other states that agreed to a settlement with MetLife in a case that questioned whether the insurer did enough to find and pay beneficiaries after policyholders die.
The settlement means $40 million will be paid in penalties and...
| May 23, 2012
| 1:37 PM
MetLife announced a sweeping change in strategy that involves reducing sales of variable annuities and focusing on accident and health insurance products in the U.S.
"We are not steering away from annuities," MetLife spokesman John Calagna said. "We...
| May 29, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Adam Zachs spent 22 years dodging the police who were trying to put him in prison for murder. But according to new documents released by West Hartford police, he made good use of the time, building a comfortable life for himself in Mexico.
On the run...
| Jul 9, 2012
| 6:45 AM
You may hear helicopters buzzing unpopulated areas that are near West Nile hotspots.
From 6 a.m. till 7 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday the City is scheduled to spray larvicide to kill mosquitos before they breed. The spraying will take place in...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 3:16 PM
Harford County sheriff's deputies and Maryland State Police report:
Latoya Sharie Epps, 26, who has addresses in the 500 block of Plaza Court and the 300 block of Mayberry Drive, was arrested on a bench warrant Tuesday in a case in which she...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 7:20 AM
After a two-year hiatus the school system's "Identity" arts festival has returned.
The performance is scheduled April 3 at The Bushnell in Hartford.
Titled "Identity2 — We Are All Flowers Of The Same Tree," the festival will feature radio...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Kevin Gray, the Broadway actor-turned-educator, will direct The Hartt School production of the musical “Time After Time,” March 8 to 11 at Millard Auditorium, 200 Bloomfield Ave at the University of Hartford in West Hartford.
The musical is...
| Aug 11, 2012
Josias Ortiz-Nelson didn't think it was unusual when he was told by telephone in April that his dentist's office was moving from Hartford to Cromwell and a shuttle service would pick him up for an upcoming appointment.
But when the shuttle service...