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L & M Officials End Lockout

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Lawrence + Memorial Hospital is unconditionally ending a lockout of striking workers that began last month. The hospital’s 800 union nurses and technicians went on a four-day strike Nov. 27 […]

12/17/2013

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Advocates: Funds Lacking To Prevent Youth Homelessness

A lack of available safe housing for young people in crisis is to blame for youth homelessness in Connecticut, advocates said Thursday as they called for more and better housing.

12/12/2013

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Labor Strife Delays L&M’s Annual Meeting

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Lawrence + Memorial Hospital has postponed its annual meeting due to a labor dispute with nurses and technicians. The Day of New London reports (http://bit.ly/1gZ1WjU ) that board Chairman Ulysses […]

12/11/2013

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Locked-Out Hospital Workers Lose Health Coverage

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Nurses and technicians who have been locked out in a labor dispute with Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London have learned that state law does not protect them from […]

12/10/2013

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Police Arrest Two Involved In New London Crime String

New London Police, along with assistance from Waterford and Groton City Police Departments, made two arrests Saturday in connection with a series of home invasions and burglaries in the New London.

12/01/2013

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

Elective Surgeries Resume At L&M Amid Strike

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Lawrence and Memorial Hospital says it has resumed elective surgeries despite a strike by nurses. Hospital spokesman Michael O’Farrell said Saturday the New London hospital had continued emergency surgeries since […]

11/30/2013

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Striking L and M Workers Rally

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ A strike at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital is continuing into its third day, with several hundred striking nurses and their supporters rallying outside the New London facility. Randi Weingarten, president […]

11/29/2013

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Federal Mediator To Aid L+M-Union Talks

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ A federal mediator is scheduled to participate in contract talks between Lawrence + Memorial Hospital and a union representing registered nurses. The Day of New London reports (http://bit.ly/1bRwZJH ) that […]

11/26/2013

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Attack Sub Returns To Groton

GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ The attack submarine USS Dallas is returning to Groton on Monday after completing its last scheduled deployment. The Los Angeles-class submarine has been in service for more than 30 years. The […]

11/25/2013

A nurse puts 3D glasses on the face of a surgeon before an operation at the Argenteuil hospital, in a Paris suburb, on July 25, 2013. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR

New London Hospital, Union Near Strike Deadline

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) _ Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London says it’s preparing for a possible strike next week by union nurses and technicians. The union has authorized a strike that could begin […]

11/23/2013

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