February 5, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 5, 2016 5:29am
February 2, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 2, 2016 4:27pm
by Steve Majerus-Collins | February 2, 2016 2:21pm
Though officials from Willington and East Windsor are trying to gun down a proposed state police firing range that might be built in one of their towns, municipal leaders elsewhere are trying to snag the proposed $7 million project.
Tags: Willington, East Windsor, Police, Connecticut State Police, Tony G, Tim Larson, cs
January 31, 2016
by Neil Ferstand | January 31, 2016 9:03pm
Neither are they accurate.
If you are unfamiliar with the term, a common definition of defensive medicine is the practice by a physician of ordering precautionary treatments, tests and procedures largely or entirely to avoid potential liability. The concept came into prominence when the AMA started using the term in the mid to late 1960s and it started to gain traction sometime in the 1970s. The medical industry claims the costs associated with defensive medicine significantly add to the costs of U.S. health care.
January 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | January 28, 2016 3:03pm
January 19, 2016
by Cara Rosner | January 19, 2016 5:30am
January 18, 2016
by Lisa Chedekel | January 18, 2016 8:18am
Connecticut saw a decline in drunk-driving fatalities in 2014, but the state still ranks among the highest in the country in the percentage of traffic deaths involving alcohol-impaired drivers, new federal data show.
December 24, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | December 24, 2015 10:29am
When my conservative friends howl in outrage about state employee unions are running the asylum or the cushy life of tenured professors in the academy, I generally take it with the proverbial grain of salt. I agree that the system needs reform but for the most part, theirs is an exaggerated view of a complicated issue.
December 22, 2015
by Christine Stuart | December 22, 2015 1:27pm
by Christine Stuart | December 22, 2015 10:47am
The panel charged with investigating the untimely death of children found that the Department of Children and Families failed to intervene and make sure a mother was receiving services before the death of a 2-year-old child.