WEST HARTFORD — At a virtual convention held on Monday, May 18, Tammy Exum was unanimously nominated to be the Democratic Party candidate for the 19th State House District, said an email from the Exum campaign.
WEST HARTFORD — The Town of West Hartford is assisting restaurants and retailers to reopen in accordance with Executive Order 7MM effective May 20.
WEST HARTFORD — A West Hartford based technology company, We Care Computers, is collecting donated computer equipment, refurbishing it, and providing these devices to local students free of charge, according to an email from the company. It is working with school districts, municipalities, a…
WEST HARTFORD — The U.S. Figure Skating Association recognized Amelia Boardman ’20 of Simsbury for her academic accomplishments in addition to skating, according to an email from Kingswood Oxford School. Boardman received a pair of skates for Christmas when she was six, and she hasn’t left t…
WEST HARTFORD — The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine of Farmington, and the Town of West Hartford recently announced a collaboration to improve COVID-19 testing for the Town’s first responders and their families, according to an email from the town.
WEST HARTFORD — It takes a self-aware and introspective young student to understand her strengths and weaknesses and then pivot to find her passion. Enter Madeline Arcaro ’21 of West Hartford, who was just selected to be the representative for the State of Connecticut at the 2020 Al Neuharth…
WEST HARTFORD — West Hartford Mayor Shari G. Cantor announced recently that at a special meeting of the Town Council, the Council will first review current Town plans for the initial phase of reopening, including the results of recent community engagement efforts with local businesses, after…
WEST HARTFORD — Kate Farrar, Democratic candidate for State Representative in West Hartford’s 20th District, announced recently that she will be running in the party’s Primary in August.
WEST HARTFORD — West Hartford Kingswood Oxford junior Cohl D’Addabbo recently won second place in the West Hartford Library’s teen poetry contest for his poem, “Life in Quarantine: A Found Poem,” according to an email from the school.
Private campgrounds in Connecticut were allowed to open on May 20 if they followed components of the state’s plan for general business reopening.
Connecticut is one of 29 states that do not meet the World Health Organization’s guidelines for reopening, according to an analysis by Johns Hopkins University.
Nursing homes inspected for infection-control practices during the pandemic revealed deficiencies, including failure to separate COVID-positive residents from residents who do not have the virus, improper use or no use of personal protective equipment, failure to practice good hygiene and ha…
On Wednesday - days before the state of the Memorial Day weekend - DEEP released its operational plan that outlines for DEEP staff and visitors
CVS Health is opening 12 local COVID-19 testing sites at its pharmacies in Connecticut on Friday. It hopes to have 1,000 open across the country by the end of May, performing 1.5 million tests a month.
Major hospital groups in Connecticut opt not to use Abbott’s quick turnaround test for coronavirus because of high percentage of false negative results
West Haven police Sgt. Craig Thompson said the company disinfected about a dozen cruisers – the department’s active fleet.
A judge ordered a Guilford teenager, accused of stabbing a Greenwich woman outside a Westport hair salon, released from a psychiatric hospital.
About 300 people gathered Wednesday in Hartford to protest not being part of the first phase of reopening or to raise concerns that their job should not have been part of the first wave.
The Connecticut Food Bank, which services 270,000 people in its region, projects the pandemic will result in up to 187,000 additional residents becoming food insecure.
Five children are in intensive care at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital, while three are in regular units there and at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center.
WEST HARTFORD — Connecticut assessment law requires municipalities to conduct town-wide revaluations once every five years. West Hartford completed its last general revaluation in October of 2016. The project encompasses all residential and commercial real estate in town. West Hartford’s nex…
WEST HARTFORD — Rockledge Golf Club and Buena Vista Golf Course reopened to the public on Sunday, May 10. Weather permitting, tee times will be available from 8 a.m. until dusk for the remainder of the month.
There’s only been one documented instance in the U.S of a dog infected with it, and while cats may be a little more susceptible, there only have been two cases in the U.S.
“Once again, Connecticut has demonstrated its leadership in safeguarding consumers from unscrupulous conduct,” said Andrew Minikowski, the attorney who oversaw the agency’s efforts in the proceeding.
The energy delivery company provides electric and natural gas service in three states and also has the Aquarion Water Co. in Connecticut among its subsdiaries.
Comments from members a Reddit group focused on Connecticut take the grocery chain to task for using robots when keeping space between customers is critical.
The Milford Health Department kicked off the annual Mosquito Control Program, and encouraged residents to protect themselves against both diseases, in different ways.
Late Newtown police officer Stephen A. Ketchum will be honored Wednesday as his name joins those of other fallen officers on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.
Plasma transfusions are gaining traction at other hospitals throughout Connecticut and nationally as well, as doctors wait for a breakthrough treatment.
The study, part of a project to examine barriers, found emergency department clinicians need training to give buprenorphine to those with opioid use disorder.
DeLaruo, Murphy to fight for funds to help cities, towns under water because of the pandemic. They both won’t let the Postal Service die either.
There’s been much talk about tests that screen for antibodies against the respiratory illness COVID-19. But what does it mean to have the antibodies?
TORRINGTON — Fourth-grade students at Renbrook School were recently challenged to make adjustments to a social studies project by connecting it to the COVID19 crisis according to an email from the school. Katie Bunel, teacher at Renbrook School explains, “Before we left for our Spring Break …
WEST HARTFORD — The public is invited to attend a series of free online classes this May offered by Witness Stones West Hartford. In the series of four, one-hour classes, you will work with project directors Dr. Tracey Wilson and Liz Devine to remember the lives of enslaved people who lived …