New research boosts the “use it or lose it” theory about brainpower and staying mentally sharp. People who delay retirement have less risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia, a study of nearly half a million people in France found.
Connecticut’s private sector workers would have access to state-organized retirement plans in legislation moving through the General Assembly supported by majority Democrats, but questioned by skeptical Republicans who say the state should stay out of citizens’ investment decisions.
Obama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors’ top concern is the economy’s struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.
The University of Connecticut has issued the formal announcement of the retirement of Men’s Basketball Coach Jim Calhoun.
Red Sox captain and catcher retires after 15 seasons
Connecticut’s budget director says 2,628 state employees elected to retire over the past 10 months.
A Waterbury reading teacher implicated for allegedly helping coordinate a cheating scheme is retiring rather than face termination proceedings.
Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the administration will soon start filling vacant jobs because more state employees than expected are taking retirement.
State employee union leaders warned their members not to feel pressured into retiring as Gov. Dannel P. Malloy calls for major labor savings, including possible changes to employee retirement benefits.