December 19, 2014
by Terry Cowgill | December 19, 2014 5:30am
The apparent collapse of a deal allowing a for-profit company to buy five hospitals in Connecticut could deal a devastating blow to the patients who depend on those facilities — and to the healthcare access of hundreds of thousands across the state.
December 10, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 10, 2014 10:44pm
December 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2014 12:54pm
October 31, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | October 31, 2014 4:48pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced $22 million in new state funding for school security projects Friday at Manchester High School. Malloy, who is locked in a close re-election battle, said he will propose at least $10 million more next year if he’s re-elected Tuesday.
October 24, 2014
by Cara Rosner | October 24, 2014 11:49am
A senior official at the Dallas-based corporation trying to buy community hospitals in Bristol, Vernon, Manchester and Waterbury says privatizing them is the best way to keep them viable, but employee representatives have major concerns about the potential buyouts.
July 14, 2014
by Christine Stuart | July 14, 2014 4:30am
June 2, 2014
by Christine Stuart | June 2, 2014 1:00pm
April 21, 2014
by Josh Griffin | April 21, 2014 9:08am
My name is Josh Griffin and I’ve worked at the McDonald’s on the Tolland Turnpike in Manchester for more than two years. Eventually, I’d like to go back to school to study graphic design, but making less than $10 an hour, just a bit above the minimum wage, I can’t afford to get the training I need to launch a career in graphic design. In fact, money is so tight that I am sometimes forced to go to a food pantry when I can’t afford groceries.
February 12, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | February 12, 2014 2:47pm
Calling his recently announced higher education investments a good first step, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Wednesday he’s committed to additional funding increases even as he nears the end of his current term as governor.
December 4, 2013
by Christine Stuart | December 4, 2013 5:30am
Tempers flared at the end of the this year’s legislative session over a bill that would have made it easier for a private, for-profit hospital company to purchase physician practices from a nonprofit hospital that it planned to take over.