November 26, 2013
by Abby Anderson | November 26, 2013 10:13am
Most of us are preparing to gather with friends and family and give thanks for each other and the feast before us. I also give thanks that I was never caught up in the juvenile justice system. Admittedly, I was a pretty straight arrow as a kid, a church-going, soccer-playing, volunteering honor student. And yes, on some level I chose to be those things. But the circumstances of my life made the choices easier, and that is nothing short of a blessing. Actually, a long list of blessings:
November 25, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | November 25, 2013 5:30am
November 22, 2013
by Susan Bigelow | November 22, 2013 8:52am
It’s almost Thanksgiving, which means a day of home, family, togetherness and, if you’re unlucky enough to have a job at one of an increasing number of retailers, going in to work that evening.
Tags: wages, minimum wage, fast food, Black Friday, retail, workers, workers' rights, labor, Susan Bigelow, dh
November 20, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | November 20, 2013 4:03pm
November 18, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 18, 2013 12:49pm
November 15, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 15, 2013 5:30am
Regulators at Connecticut’s Insurance Department were busy Thursday dealing with President Barack Obama’s announcement that he would extend for one year some plans that were cancelled in 2014 as a result of the Affordable Care Act.
Tags: obamacare, Karen Ignagni, AHIP, Kevin Counihan, exchange, Thomas Leonardi, regulators, dh
November 13, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 13, 2013 7:03pm
State lawmakers heard first hand Wednesday the stories of the four University of Connecticut students who are suing the school in federal court for allegedly failing to address their sexual assault complaints.
November 11, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 11, 2013 5:30am
At the end of last week the Obama administration released its final regulations requiring that health insurers provide coverage for mental health and substance abuse treatment just like physical ailments.
November 6, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 6, 2013 12:04pm
In 1991, Connecticut became the fourth state in the nation to formally protect gay and lesbian workplace rights. In 2011, Connecticut became the 15th state to afford those same rights to transgender individuals.
November 4, 2013
by Christine Stuart | November 4, 2013 5:52pm