May 8, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | May 8, 2015 5:30am
There are a handful of hot-button issues that never fail to arouse the ire of the masses in the letters to the editor sections and in the Internet comment threads: Race, abortion, guns, George W. Bush, and Barack Obama come to mind. Now I can add one more to that list: religious freedom.
April 9, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 9, 2015 4:00pm
A Hartford daycare was the backdrop Thursday for a press conference on a union-backed bill that would fine large employers who pay their employees less than $15 an hour.
April 8, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 8, 2015 11:30pm
The state Senate unanimously blocked the planned closure of a satellite community college campus Wednesday and in the process sent a message to the Board of Regents that future campus closures will require legislative approval.
February 16, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 16, 2015 3:26pm
November 10, 2014
by Christine Stuart | November 10, 2014 5:27pm
Ebola may have disappeared from the front pages of newspapers, but healthcare professionals like those at Middlesex Hospital are still focused on making sure they know what to do if a patient shows up in their emergency room.
September 18, 2014
by Christine Stuart | September 18, 2014 4:51pm
The Democratic Party and labor leaders spent Thursday afternoon reminding Connecticut voters about what happened at a manufacturing company in Pennsylvania once owned by Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley.
June 20, 2014
by Jhansi Katechia | June 20, 2014 9:31pm
MIDDLETOWN — The June 7 accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one person and injured comedian Tracy Morgan and several others should have been a wake-up call for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday.
May 30, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | May 30, 2014 1:07pm
April 10, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | April 10, 2014 5:30am
State prison officials were grappling Wednesday to establish a new policy for housing transgender inmates following a court order handing the Correction Department custody of a transgender minor.
March 13, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | March 13, 2014 9:09pm
On March 19, the Department of Children and Families will be opening a 12-bed, locked treatment facility in Middletown for some of the most at-risk girls in the system. Questions remain, however, as to whether it’s a needed addition to the state’s treatment network, or just a symptom of a broken system.