Hartford, Conn. Property Management Companies Settle with EPA for Lead Paint Disclosure Lapses

News Releases from Region 1 - EPARelease Date: 07/21/2015HARTFORD – Rego Realty Corp. and six associated property-owning companies, and one individual, will pay a penalty to settle EPA claims that they failed to follow federal lead-based paint disclosure requirements when renting nineteen housing units in Hartford, Conn.  For more information, visit EPA news release Hartford, C...
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New & Noteworthy – CDC Health Information for International Travel

CDC Health Information for International Travel 2016by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Staff (Editor); Gary W. BrunetteISBN: 9780199379156   Publication Date: 2015-06-01CDC Health Information for International Travel (commonly called the Yellow Book) is published every two years as a reference for those who advise international travelers about health risks. The Yello...
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New & Noteworthy – Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities: Workforce Diversity

Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities: Workforce Diversityby Melissa K. HansenAvailable in print: StLib Stacks R693 .H36 2014PDF from National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL)National Conference of State Legislatures page says: The increasing diversity of the United States population has significant implications for the structure of the health care workforce. People of co...
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New & Noteworthy – Talk That Music Talk

  Talk that Music Talk: Passing on Brass Band Music in New Orleans by Bruce Sunpie Barnes & Rachel Breunlin New Orleans, Louisiana : University of New Orleans Center for the Book, [2014] © 2014 StLib Federal Documents  I 29.2:M 97/3 oversize   Neighborhood Story Project and The New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park Present - Talk That Music Talk: Passing o...
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Connecticut State Documents Depository Libraries

Connecticut State Documents Depository LibrariesBridgeport Public Library 925 Broad Street Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604 Jay Aiken C-Car A-15 voice: 203.576.7034; fax: 576.8255Charles E. Shain Library Connecticut College 270 Mohegan Avenue New London, Connecticut 06320 Andrew Lopez C-Car B-131 voice: 860.439.2656; fax: 439-2871Connecticut State Library 231 Capitol Avenue Hartfo...
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Index to Hospital Reports

Hospital Reports is a 112-volume set of official reports from psychiatric hospitals in the United States, Canada, England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and South Africa, covering a period from roughly 1830 to 1896. Forty-one U.S. states and five Canadian provinces are represented.These reports were collected by the Connecticut Hospital for the Insane in Middletow...
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Connecticut’s Nicknames

The "Constitution State"Connecticut's official nickname is the "Constitution State". According to the Connecticut State Register and Manual, 1998, p. 832:"Connecticut was designated the Constitution State by the General Assembly in 1959. As early as the 19th Century, John Fiske, a popular historian from Connecticut made the claim that the Fundamental Orders of 1638/1639 were th...
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Think Snow

Mon, 02/02/2015 - 17:04Yes, we have been getting quite a bit of snow lately. Imagine clearing it away without snow blowers and pretreatment on the roads.Here are a few highlights.  To learn of other historic weather events, see Dates of Disasters in Connecticut1888The Blizzard of 1888, also known as the "Great White Hurricane," lasted for three days, from March 12-14. The blizz...
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ConneCT Kids

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 12:48Thu, 11/15/2012 (All day)Learn about Connecticut Government, History, and more!ConneCT Kids is Connecticut's Website for Children. Offering resources on State Symbols, State History, Government, School Library Media Centers, Special Needs, games, and so much more.Connecticut Government page addresses Connecticut's Social Studies Framework for fourth grade...
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