Hartford Guardian to Celebrate 10th Year Anniversary

HARTFORD —  The Hartford Guardian will kick off its 10th Year Anniversary celebration on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 at Aetna Insurance Building on Farmington Ave. in Hartford, CT. The Luncheon under the theme, Building to Empower and Engage, will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to mark this significant milestone in the new […]

Hartford Guardian to Celebrate 10th Year Anniversary

Q&A: Ebola and Africa’s Untold Stories

New America Media, Question & Answer, George White Editor’s Note: As chair of the African Union Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma directs the staff and the work of the African Union (AU), the alliance of nations on the continent. In that role, Dr. Zuma – a physician – manages AU initiatives on education, the environment, […]

Q&A: Ebola and Africa’s Untold Stories

Black Women “Sick and Tired” of Low Quality Healthcare, Infant Mortality

Editor’s Note: This article was made possible by the International Center for Journalists’ Community Health Reporting Fellowship and is a part of an ongoing series on Race, Gender and Medicine in America. By Ann-Marie Adams Connecticut has the highest infant mortality rate for black babies. That’s according to the state’s own 2009 health disparities report, […]

Black Women “Sick and Tired” of Low Quality Healthcare, Infant Mortality

CL & P Needs Common Sense Approach to Increase

By Rep. David Baram Citing the need for infrastructure improvements, Connecticut Light & Power Co. has asked for a 59 percent increase in its fixed monthly service fee and another increase in its rate of return on investment. In addition, CL&P wants a 45 percent increase in the fixed fee it charges for small business […]

CL & P  Needs Common Sense Approach to Increase

Historic Pond House Celebrates Latest Addition

The Pond House Café has recently completed a major addition of a brand new patio and walkway around the historic Pond House. The project also included adding a custom built gazebo and numerous gardens surrounding the building. Recently, they held a ceremony to formally donate this patio and walkway to The City of Hartford, The […]

Historic Pond House Celebrates Latest Addition

Obama to Host Tribal Nations Conference

21 October 2014

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will host the 2014 White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Capital Hilton in Washington, DC on Dec. 3. The conference will provide leaders from the 566 federally recognized tribes the opportunity to interact directly with the President and members of the White House Council on Native American Affairs. Each […]

Read the full story

Posted in HartfordComments (0)

African Americans to Hold Flag Raising Event

21 October 2014

The Daughter of Eve and in collaboration with North Hartford Women’s Leadership, and Hartford Area Rally Together, will host an African American flag raising ceremony at City Hall on Oct. 22. Their ceremony, set for 5 p.m., is being held in honor and memory of community. Isabel Mendes-Blake founder of the African-American Day Parade.  Participants […]

Read the full story

Posted in Hartford, NeighborhoodComments (0)

Hartford Honors Fallen Firefighter

20 October 2014

HARTFORD — Hartford recently lost a hero: Firefighter Kevin Bell. And now the community is preparing to honor him by preserving his memory. A memorial fund has been established to benefit his family. Bell was buried with full honors on  Oct. 13. Bell perished while fighting a fire on Blue Hills Avenue on Oct. 7. […]

Read the full story

Posted in Hartford, NeighborhoodComments (0)

CT Announces New Health Equity Office

17 October 2014

HARTFORD — The Connecticut Department of Public Health last Wednesday announced a new Office of Health Equity. Officials said that the office is established to improve the health of all Connecticut residents by working to eliminate differences in disease, disability and death rates among ethnic, racial and other population groups that are known to have […]

Read the full story

Posted in HealthComments (0)

See more articles in the archive

Advertise Here

Like Our Facebook Page

Sound Off Hartford!

Join Us On Twitter


Email Us: editor

@thehartfordguardian.com