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Police Find Unidentified Remains in Search for Missing Connecticut Woman - The Daily Beast

Police Find Unidentified Remains in Search for Missing Connecticut Woman  The Daily Beast

Human remains have been found in the search for missing Connecticut mother Perrie Mason, authorities said Wednesday. Police in Meriden and state police ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:40 am


Bridgeport mayoral challengers attack Ganim - CTPost

Bridgeport mayoral challengers attack Ganim  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Transparency was the major theme of the city's mayoral-primary forum Wednesday night. While four potential challengers attacked Mayor Joe ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:16 am


Report: Remains found linked to missing 31-year-old CT woman - CT Post

Report: Remains found linked to missing 31-year-old CT woman  CT Post

Human remains found in Waterbury on Wednesday night are said to be connected to the case of the disappearance of the Meriden mother of two who went ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:49 am


Several families displaced by Bridgeport fire - CTPost

Several families displaced by Bridgeport fire  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — Several families were displaced by a two-alarm fire that tore through an Iranistan Avenue residence Wednesday afternoon, sending one ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:06 am


Severe thunderstorms prompt a series tornado warnings, leave scattered damage in their wake - Hartford Courant

Severe thunderstorms prompt a series tornado warnings, leave scattered damage in their wake  Hartford Courant

Severe thunderstorms prompted a series of tornado warnings across central and eastern parts of Connecticut into Wednesday evening, leaving scattered wind ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:52 am


Connecticut police officer with multiple arrests is fired - Washington Times

Connecticut police officer with multiple arrests is fired  Washington Times

A Connecticut police officer with a history of domestic violence arrests has been fired.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:13 am


Connecticut Muslims Seek Meeting With Baseball Owner Linked To Accused Hate Group - Connecticut Public Radio

Connecticut Muslims Seek Meeting With Baseball Owner Linked To Accused Hate Group  Connecticut Public Radio

A group representing local Muslim-Americans wants to know more about the owner of a minor league baseball team's ties to an outfit that's been called an.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:11 am


Elderly Couple Denies Police Charge That They Engaged In Lewd Acts At Connecticut Park - The Smoking Gun

Elderly Couple Denies Police Charge That They Engaged In Lewd Acts At Connecticut Park  The Smoking Gun

The octogenarian couple accused of lewd behavior in a park near their Connecticut home denied wrongdoing in a TSG interview, saying that they were caught ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:40 pm


FordHarrison Nabs 2 Ex-LeClairRyan Attys In Connecticut - Law360

FordHarrison Nabs 2 Ex-LeClairRyan Attys In Connecticut  Law360

FordHarrison LLP has snapped up two LeClairRyan attorneys with decades of experience in labor and employment matters to bolster its office in Hartford, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:25 pm


Tornado warning in effect for parts of CT - CTPost

Tornado warning in effect for parts of CT  CTPost

A tornado warning has been issued Wednesday for Hartford and Tolland counties as a second set of thunderstorms moves across Connecticut. The warning is ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:10 pm


Six Senior Citizens Arrested for Public Sex in Connecticut 'Hookup' Park - The Daily Beast

Six Senior Citizens Arrested for Public Sex in Connecticut 'Hookup' Park  The Daily Beast

Police who got a report of “lewd activity” in a Connecticut park arrived to find senior citizens having sex in public. Five men and a woman—ranging in age from ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:43 pm


6 seniors arrested for sexual activity at Connecticut conservation area - WGN TV Chicago

6 seniors arrested for sexual activity at Connecticut conservation area  WGN TV Chicago

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Six seniors were arrested in a conservation area in Connecticut for lewd and sexual activity, the Associated Press reports. Those arrested ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:38 pm


Fairfield County Sports Commission to honor Sports Persons of Year - CT Post

Fairfield County Sports Commission to honor Sports Persons of Year  CT Post

The Fairfield County Sports Commission announced its 2019 Sports Persons of the Year in each of the 16 communities the Commission directly serves.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:35 pm


Connecticut Mom Has Been Missing for Days — and Ex-Boyfriend Is Accused of Assaulting Her - PEOPLE.com

Connecticut Mom Has Been Missing for Days — and Ex-Boyfriend Is Accused of Assaulting Her  PEOPLE.com

Jason Watson was arrested for allegedly assaulting his ex-girlfriend, Perrie Mason, 31, who has been missing since Friday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:50 pm


Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus spreading across Connecticut - Hartford Courant

Mosquitoes carrying West Nile virus spreading across Connecticut  Hartford Courant

Increasing numbers of mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus have now spread to 14 cities and towns across Connecticut, state researchers reported ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:46 pm


Challenging schedule awaits Quinnipiac women's basketball team - CT Post

Challenging schedule awaits Quinnipiac women's basketball team  CT Post

With the graduation of all five starters, it was already a foregone conclusion that the Quinnipiac women's basketball team was going to have some work to do in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:27 pm


Working Families Party endorses Marilyn Moore for Bridgeport mayor - CTPost

Working Families Party endorses Marilyn Moore for Bridgeport mayor  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — The Working Families Party has announced its endorsement of state Sen. Marilyn Moore in Bridgeport's upcoming mayoral primary against ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:07 pm


SEEN: University of Bridgeport move-in day 2019 - CT Post

SEEN: University of Bridgeport move-in day 2019  CT Post

Move-in days at the University of Bridgeport took place August 21-25, 2019. Students returned to campus for the 2019-20 school year with dorm essentials ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


Connecticut Sun look to make extended stay in 2019 WNBA playoffs - ESPN

Connecticut Sun look to make extended stay in 2019 WNBA playoffs  ESPN

Connecticut hasn't won a WNBA playoff game since 2012. But the Sun are in the chase for a double-bye into this postseason's semifinals.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:33 pm


UConn announces agreement to play Boston College in football series - CTPost

UConn announces agreement to play Boston College in football series  CTPost

UConn announced it has agreed to a home-and-home football series with Boston College for the 2022 and 2023 seasons. The Huskies, who will become an ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:29 pm


Two hospitalized in CT with illness possibly linked to vaping - CTPost

Two hospitalized in CT with illness possibly linked to vaping  CTPost

The Connecticut Department of Public Health is investigating two cases of severe respiratory symptoms believed to linked to vaping and e-cigarette use.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:09 pm


Norwich Police Seek Man Accused of Abandoning Dog - NBC Connecticut

Norwich Police Seek Man Accused of Abandoning Dog  NBC Connecticut

Norwich police are trying to identify a man they say abandoned a dog outside the pound earlier this month.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:04 pm


Blog: Connecticut connections in the Adirondacks | Blogs - Glens Falls Post-Star

Blog: Connecticut connections in the Adirondacks | Blogs  Glens Falls Post-Star

My best friend since Kindergarten got married on Aug. 10, and in the hustle and bustle of getting ready for her wedding, I found out her dad would be up.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:00 pm


Connecticut shoppers gear up for back-to-school during Sales Tax - News 12 Connecticut

Connecticut shoppers gear up for back-to-school during Sales Tax  News 12 Connecticut

It's Sales Tax Free Week in Connecticut and shoppers are gearing up for back-to-school season.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:35 pm


Connecticut 'Idol' to star in 'Bronx Tale' at Palace - Waterbury Republican American

Connecticut 'Idol' to star in 'Bronx Tale' at Palace  Waterbury Republican American

Connecticut's own “Idol” will take center stage in the Brass City this fall. Nick Fradiani, who was crowned the 2015 “American Idol,” will star in the North American ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:30 pm


Falls Village library to host ‘Connecticut Made’ author - Torrington Register Citizen

Falls Village library to host ‘Connecticut Made’ author  Torrington Register Citizen

FALLS VILLAGE — The David M. Hunt Library in Falls Village will host Glastonbury author Cynthia Parzych, who will discuss her book, “Connecticut Made,” ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:16 pm


Connecticut Teens Focus On Strategies For Curbing Gun Violence Within Communities - New England Public Radio

Connecticut Teens Focus On Strategies For Curbing Gun Violence Within Communities  New England Public Radio

A group of teens from the Greater Hartford area spent their summer talking about and brainstorming solutions to gun violence within their communities. The.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:30 pm


21 Connecticut Attorneys Disciplined | Connecticut Law Tribune - Law.com

21 Connecticut Attorneys Disciplined | Connecticut Law Tribune  Law.com

Connecticut's Statewide Grievance Committee reported disciplinary action against 21 attorneys in June, July and August. The sanctions included reprimands, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:42 pm


Connecticut Movers: Titles of Prominence, Experience | Connecticut Law Tribune - Law.com

Connecticut Movers: Titles of Prominence, Experience | Connecticut Law Tribune  Law.com

Verrill Dana upgrades its brand and website; West Hartford attorney C. Scott Schwefel joins the Fellows of the American Bar Foundation.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:14 pm


This Couple DIYed Almost Every Aspect of Their Connecticut Wedding - bostonmagazine.com

This Couple DIYed Almost Every Aspect of Their Connecticut Wedding  bostonmagazine.com

Holly Bailey and Chris Visentin tied the knot in a June wedding in Washington, Connecticut. Peek inside their outdoor, DIY-filled celebration.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:06 pm


General Counsel Rob Lia Named President at Wheelhouse Group | Connecticut Law Tribune - Law.com

General Counsel Rob Lia Named President at Wheelhouse Group | Connecticut Law Tribune  Law.com

Rob Lia joins the growing list of top in-house lawyers who have been tapped to serve nonlegal executive leadership roles. As president and GC he will oversee ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:59 pm


Top Yelp-reviewed cheap eats in Connecticut - Thehour.com

Top Yelp-reviewed cheap eats in Connecticut  Thehour.com

There's no shortage of 5-star restaurants, celebrity chefs and haute cuisine in Connecticut, but sometimes you just want some cheap eats. Click through the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:10 pm


Connecticut issues RFP for 2,000 MW of offshore wind power - Westfair Online

Connecticut issues RFP for 2,000 MW of offshore wind power  Westfair Online

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) has put forth a request for proposals (RFP) for up to 2000 MW of offshore wind ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:10 pm


RSVP for Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s “Wellness for Connecticut Businesses” event - FOX61 Hartford

RSVP for Harvard Pilgrim Health Care’s “Wellness for Connecticut Businesses” event  FOX61 Hartford

RSVP form fill for Harvard Pilgrim Health Care's “Wellness for Connecticut Businesses” event – Wed. 9/18/19…

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:05 pm


Stormy evening expected across Connecticut - News 12 Connecticut

Stormy evening expected across Connecticut  News 12 Connecticut

Stormy weather is possible across Connecticut this evening.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:03 pm


Fiascoes prompt Connecticut scrutiny of quasi-public agencies - Bond Buyer

Fiascoes prompt Connecticut scrutiny of quasi-public agencies  Bond Buyer

Troubles at the Connecticut Port Authority are prompting broader discussions about irregularities across the state's quasi-public agencies. Gov. Ned Lamont, a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:02 pm


This waterfront Connecticut home comes with a private island for $6.25M - 6Sqft

This waterfront Connecticut home comes with a private island for $6.25M  6Sqft

Just in case panoramic water views from one of the East Coast's most sought-after spots isn't enough, this meticulously renovated traditional home at 16 Marlow ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:31 pm


The Wheelhouse: Mayoral Races In New Haven, Hartford, And Bridgeport - Connecticut Public Radio

The Wheelhouse: Mayoral Races In New Haven, Hartford, And Bridgeport  Connecticut Public Radio

Connecticut's three biggest cities have mayoral elections this year that could determine what's next for New Haven, Bridgeport and Hartford. This week, we.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:43 pm


Pastor Driving From Connecticut To El Paso To Show That 'Love Goes Farther' Than Hate - HuffPost

Pastor Driving From Connecticut To El Paso To Show That 'Love Goes Farther' Than Hate  HuffPost

A pastor from Connecticut is driving 2,300 miles across the country to support grieving communities impacted by two recent mass shootings and to spread the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:31 am


Connecticut Man Accused In Resort Killing Speaks Out - CBS New York

Connecticut Man Accused In Resort Killing Speaks Out  CBS New York

A Darien, Conn., man accused of killing a hotel employee is hoping to clear his name; CBSN New York's Hazel Sanchez reports. 17 hours ago ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:19 am


Cops: Three Men Who Wanted to Carry Out Mass Shootings Arrested - The Daily Beast

Cops: Three Men Who Wanted to Carry Out Mass Shootings Arrested  The Daily Beast

Police in three U.S. states stopped men with motives, guns, and ammunition who they say intended to carry out mass shootings over the weekend, according to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:15 am


Connecticut Father Accused Of Killing Anguilla Hotel Employee Hoping To Clear His Name - CBS New York

Connecticut Father Accused Of Killing Anguilla Hotel Employee Hoping To Clear His Name  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Darien, Connecticut, father accused of killing a hotel employee in the Caribbean is hoping to clear his name. Scott Hapgood is ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:50 am


News Conference: Scott Hapgood, Connecticut UBS trader Accused Of Manslaughter In Anguilla - CBS New York

News Conference: Scott Hapgood, Connecticut UBS trader Accused Of Manslaughter In Anguilla  CBS New York

A Darien, Connecticut, man accused of killing a hotel employee is hoping to clear his name. Scott Hapgood says when a maintenance worker unexpectedly ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:26 am


Connecticut pastor seeks to raise a dollar per mile on road trip for El Paso victims | TheHill - The Hill

Connecticut pastor seeks to raise a dollar per mile on road trip for El Paso victims | TheHill  The Hill

A pastor from Connecticut is driving 2300 miles to El Paso, Texas, to spread the message that “love goes farther” than hate.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:48 am


Man Accused of Stealing Co-Workers' Underwear - NBC Connecticut

Man Accused of Stealing Co-Workers' Underwear  NBC Connecticut

A man accused of breaking into his co-workers' homes and stealing their underwear was in court in New Britain Tuesday.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:09 pm


State lawmakers open probe of troubled Connecticut Port Authority, focusing on reports of mismanagement of fin - Hartford Courant

State lawmakers open probe of troubled Connecticut Port Authority, focusing on reports of mismanagement of fin  Hartford Courant

State lawmakers on Tuesday opened an investigation into the finances and operations of the troubled Connecticut Port Authority that was roiled this summer by ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:57 pm


Customers to pay more as Connecticut retailers tax plastic bags - WWLP.com

Customers to pay more as Connecticut retailers tax plastic bags  WWLP.com

Connecticut grocery stores are now required to charge a tax for customers who ask for single-use plastic bags.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:52 pm


Seniors caught hooking up in Connecticut conservation area - New York Post

Seniors caught hooking up in Connecticut conservation area  New York Post

Connecticut residents have turned a wooded conservation area in Fairfield into their own sexual playground — with cops catching multiple people hooking up in ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:39 pm


Connecticut native leads Maine Open golf tourney — Golf — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Connecticut native leads Maine Open golf tourney — Golf — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

New England Open champion Jason Thresher of West Suffield, Connecticut, fired a 6-under-par 64 on Tuesday to grab the first-round lead in the Charlie's ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:37 pm


Connecticut Cop Pistol-Whips Black Teenager He Thought Was Reaching for a Gun; The Video Tells a Different Story - Atlanta Black Star

Connecticut Cop Pistol-Whips Black Teenager He Thought Was Reaching for a Gun; The Video Tells a Different Story  Atlanta Black Star

A Connecticut police officer was placed on administrative leave after video showed him pistol-whipping a Black teenager in the back of the head Friday.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:18 pm


Republicans call for former Connecticut Port Authority chairman to step aside from state election office - Hartford Courant

Republicans call for former Connecticut Port Authority chairman to step aside from state election office  Hartford Courant

Two top Republican legislators are calling for Democrat Scott Bates to step aside in the state's election office.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:11 pm


New York And Connecticut Governors Talk Marijuana Legalization On Fishing Trip - Marijuana Moment

New York And Connecticut Governors Talk Marijuana Legalization On Fishing Trip  Marijuana Moment

The governors of New York and Connecticut went fishing and talked about marijuana legalization on Tuesday. The conversation comes after lawmakers in both ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 8:38 pm


Connecticut rapper signs to music label founded by Jay-Z - WTNH.com

Connecticut rapper signs to music label founded by Jay-Z  WTNH.com

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Unlike New York City, Connecticut is not known for producing hip hop superstars. Yet, there's a budding crop of new ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:27 pm


Connecticut, Hit Hard by Last Recession, Is Ready for Next One - Bloomberg

Connecticut, Hit Hard by Last Recession, Is Ready for Next One  Bloomberg

If there's a recession next year, Connecticut is going to be better prepared than most.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:16 pm


The Fitch Files: Fifteen lawsuits filed against Connecticut restaurants by small legal firm spurred wage-tip fight at Capitol - Yankee Institute

The Fitch Files: Fifteen lawsuits filed against Connecticut restaurants by small legal firm spurred wage-tip fight at Capitol  Yankee Institute

It's like a lesson in how to create a public-policy upheaval in Connecticut. One small law firm of five attorneys based in Hartford has successfully created a ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:01 pm


CT’s worst train wrecks bring renewed call for rail safety - CTPost

CT’s worst train wrecks bring renewed call for rail safety  CTPost

On Tuesday - the 50th anniversary of a train accident in Darien that killed four and injured 43 passengers -Sen. Richard Blumenthal will make a renewed call for ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:14 pm


100 Best Public Elementary Schools In Connecticut for 2020 - New Canaan, CT Patch

100 Best Public Elementary Schools In Connecticut for 2020  New Canaan, CT Patch

These Are 100 Best Elementary Schools In CT - New Canaan, CT - A popular website compiled a list of the best public elementary schools in Connecticut.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:53 pm


New York, Connecticut, and Vermont sue over Trump immigration rule - The Boston Globe

New York, Connecticut, and Vermont sue over Trump immigration rule  The Boston Globe

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state, New York City, Connecticut and Vermont sued the federal government Tuesday over new Trump administration rules ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:01 am


Connecticut’s largest saltmarsh to be restored using Superfund money - Hartford Courant

Connecticut’s largest saltmarsh to be restored using Superfund money  Hartford Courant

State and federal officials plan to use more than $1 million from Superfund penalty settlements to restore the largest remaining saltmarsh in Connecticut at the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:03 am


People Across Connecticut are Creating a Pollinator Pathway for Bees and Butterflies - Connecticut Magazine

People Across Connecticut are Creating a Pollinator Pathway for Bees and Butterflies  Connecticut Magazine

Pollinator Pathway pioneers: Louise Washer, director of the Norwalk River Watershed Association; Donna Merrill, executive director of the Wilton Land ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Nicholas Melillo and His Connecticut Cigar Company Are On Fire - Connecticut Magazine

Nicholas Melillo and His Connecticut Cigar Company Are On Fire  Connecticut Magazine

It's morning and Nicholas Melillo is talking cigars. For the cigar blender and founder of Foundation Cigar Co., the smooth, aromatic sticks of rolled tobacco are ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Strong Thunderstorms Moving Through State - NBC Connecticut

Strong Thunderstorms Moving Through State  NBC Connecticut

Strong thunderstorms are moving through the state and a severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Tolland and Windham counties.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:30 pm


Tractor trailer crash closes Connecticut highway for hours - New Haven Register

Tractor trailer crash closes Connecticut highway for hours  New Haven Register

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A fiery crash involving a tractor trailer has shut down a portion of a busy Connecticut interstate for hours. Connecticut State Police ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:13 pm


Watch: Bear Scares Man Off Front Porch in Connecticut - Geek

Watch: Bear Scares Man Off Front Porch in Connecticut  Geek

A Nest doorbell camera captured a visitor running away from a bear at a Connecticut home. (Photo Credit: Andrew Crumbie / Facebook) ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 10:11 pm


Fate of legalized marijuana in Connecticut remains hazy - Hartford Courant

Fate of legalized marijuana in Connecticut remains hazy  Hartford Courant

Connecticut lawmakers have yet to decide when to make another attempt at legalizing and taxing recreational marijuana.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:18 pm


Bus drivers allege Connecticut Transit improperly stiffs them for travel time - New Haven Register

Bus drivers allege Connecticut Transit improperly stiffs them for travel time  New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — Three local unions representing bus drivers have filed a class-action lawsuit against Connecticut Transit, alleging drivers improperly have gone ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:12 pm


Head of MGM Springfield says it ‘underestimated’ gambler loyalty to Connecticut’s 2 casinos with revenue proje - Hartford Courant

Head of MGM Springfield says it ‘underestimated’ gambler loyalty to Connecticut’s 2 casinos with revenue proje  Hartford Courant

The president of MGM Springfield said Monday that tough competition from Connecticut's two venerable tribal casinos is partly to blame for the the casino ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:11 pm


Boyfriend is 'Prime Suspect' in Meriden Woman's Disappearance: Judge - NBC Connecticut

Boyfriend is 'Prime Suspect' in Meriden Woman's Disappearance: Judge  NBC Connecticut

The boyfriend of a missing Meriden woman has been arrested in connection to a domestic assault that took place before she went missing, as police continue to ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:20 pm


Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for parts of Northern Connecticut - FOX61 Hartford

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for parts of Northern Connecticut  FOX61 Hartford

The National Weather *Service* in Boston/Norton has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northwestern Windham County in northern Connecticut, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:52 am


FBI: Connecticut Man Arrested After Allegedly Expressing Interest In Committing A Mass Shooting - CBS New York

FBI: Connecticut Man Arrested After Allegedly Expressing Interest In Committing A Mass Shooting  CBS New York

NORWALK, Conn. (CNN) — Connecticut authorities arrested a man who they said was interested in committing a mass shooting, had weapons and tactical gear ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:56 am


Connecticut’s new education commissioner focuses on students - CTPost

Connecticut’s new education commissioner focuses on students  CTPost

HARTFORD — For Miguel Cardona, it was never about curriculum. It has always been about students. It's how he approached education as a first-year teacher, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:00 am


Boston Bruins to make stop at Connecticut state Capitol - Boston.com

Boston Bruins to make stop at Connecticut state Capitol  Boston.com

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Boston Bruins are making a stop in Connecticut, where they plan to outfit young players with new hockey gear and mingle with ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 5:24 pm


Connecticut has 118 playgrounds surfaced with harmful waste tire rubber, and it’s time to test them - Hartford Courant

Connecticut has 118 playgrounds surfaced with harmful waste tire rubber, and it’s time to test them  Hartford Courant

We have now learned that the municipal government in Washington, D.C., has closed three children's playgrounds with “poured-in-place” rubber surfacing after ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 10:01 am


Rhode Island prison guard whose truck hit protesters had worked in Connecticut - Hartford Courant

Rhode Island prison guard whose truck hit protesters had worked in Connecticut  Hartford Courant

A Rhode Island prison guard who resigned Friday after his truck hit protesters outside the prison had previously worked in Connecticut, according to the state ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:36 am


Bridgeport cop on administrative leave after hitting suspect with gun - CTPost

Bridgeport cop on administrative leave after hitting suspect with gun  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — An officer who has been on the Bridgeport police force since late 2016 has been placed on administrative leave after he was caught on video ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:12 am


Connecticut Tax-Free week kicks off - WTNH.com

Connecticut Tax-Free week kicks off  WTNH.com

Governor Lamont's office estimates the sales Tax Free week will save Connecticut shoppers $4.9 million.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 11:26 pm


Forum Planned on Troubled Connecticut Port Authority - NBC Connecticut

Forum Planned on Troubled Connecticut Port Authority  NBC Connecticut

Connecticut lawmakers plan to hold a public forum on the troubled Connecticut Port Authority.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 7:43 pm


State approves Ascension's sale of Connecticut hospital - Becker's Hospital Review

State approves Ascension's sale of Connecticut hospital  Becker's Hospital Review

The Connecticut Office of Health Strategy has approved Hartford (Conn.) HealthCare's acquisition of substantially all of the assets of St. Vincent's Medical Center ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:45 pm


A mortgage company goes to war with Connecticut regulators - The CT Mirror

A mortgage company goes to war with Connecticut regulators  The CT Mirror

East Hartford — No one has ever fought an enforcement action by the state Department of Banking quite like John DiIorio. He is the founder and chief executive ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 1:03 am


The Connecticut SWAT Challenge brings police officers and military personnel from across the country to the st - Hartford Courant

The Connecticut SWAT Challenge brings police officers and military personnel from across the country to the st  Hartford Courant

Police officers and military personnel scaled walls, hauled telephone poles and dove into the West Hartford Reservoir during the Connecticut SWAT Challenge's ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:10 pm


A Stafford public works employee threatened a mass shooting. Police used Connecticut’s ‘red flag’ law and seiz - Hartford Courant

A Stafford public works employee threatened a mass shooting. Police used Connecticut’s ‘red flag’ law and seiz  Hartford Courant

Co-workers were concerned after Justin Olden, a Stafford public works employee, told them there would be “a mass shooting” if he continued to be reassigned to ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 4:15 pm


State bonding gridlock stalls summer repaving funds for Connecticut cities and towns - Hartford Courant

State bonding gridlock stalls summer repaving funds for Connecticut cities and towns  Hartford Courant

For the second time in three years, Connecticut cities and towns haven't received state funding crucial for scheduled summer road repaving work.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:04 pm


New York Yankees' Brian Cashman faced Connecticut cop pointing gun at him, bodycam video shows - Fox News

New York Yankees' Brian Cashman faced Connecticut cop pointing gun at him, bodycam video shows  Fox News

Connecticut police on Wednesday released bodycam video of officers drawing guns on New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman last week.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:01 pm


Mortgage Lender Fights Connecticut Over Call-Center Workers - Wall Street Journal

Mortgage Lender Fights Connecticut Over Call-Center Workers  Wall Street Journal

The Connecticut Department of Banking suspended 1st Alliance's mortgage license in July after an audit examining its use of call-center workers. The lender's ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 1:09 am


Connecticut kids provide police with sketches of 'bad guy' suspect in car crash: 'I don't know how to drive' - Fox News

Connecticut kids provide police with sketches of 'bad guy' suspect in car crash: 'I don't know how to drive'  Fox News

A man who fled the scene of a two-vehicle crash in Connecticut on Tuesday may not be on the lam for long after police were lucky enough to find a trio of ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 5:51 pm


A Connecticut Rowing Powerhouse | Sports - WFSB

A Connecticut Rowing Powerhouse | Sports  WFSB

The Riverfront Recapture Rowing Program in Hartford is set to compete in the U.S. Rowing National Master Regatta this week in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 5:06 pm


Connecticut chef Xavier Santiago wins ‘Chopped’ - Hartford Courant

Connecticut chef Xavier Santiago wins ‘Chopped’  Hartford Courant

Connecticut chef Xavier Santiago refused to be daunted by kibbeh nayeh, umeboshi and dragonfruit on his way to the “Chopped” crown Tuesday, beating out ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 1:17 pm


Connecticut dairy farmers in crisis - WTNH.com

Connecticut dairy farmers in crisis  WTNH.com

(WTNH) — Connecticut's dairy farms pump millions of dollars into the state economy every year but those farmers are struggling to survive. There are now just ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 9:38 pm


Missing Connecticut mom’s bloody T-shirt, bra found in trash, report says - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Missing Connecticut mom’s bloody T-shirt, bra found in trash, report says  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

HARTFORD, Connecticut - The shirt that police believe Jennifer Farber Dulos was wearing the day she disappeared more than two months ago was found ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 2:12 pm


Kombucha comes to Connecticut: Brewers help introduce a new kind of drink to the state - Hartford Courant

Kombucha comes to Connecticut: Brewers help introduce a new kind of drink to the state  Hartford Courant

Two Connecticut-based kombucha breweries are hoping their products will help bring in new drinkers across the state, developing loyal bases who prefer a ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Capitol Week in Review: Will Connecticut ever get a third casino? - Hartford Courant

Capitol Week in Review: Will Connecticut ever get a third casino?  Hartford Courant

It's been a quiet August at the Connecticut state Capitol but mayoral primaries in Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport are in full swing.

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


MGM’s lawsuit raises the stakes in Connecticut casino battle - The Boston Globe

MGM’s lawsuit raises the stakes in Connecticut casino battle  The Boston Globe

MGM Resorts has upped the ante in its bet on New England's gambling market with a federal lawsuit to stop a rival from opening in Connecticut, not far from ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Connecticut Man Had to Amputate Leg After Contracting Flesh-Eating Bacteria Through 'Little Cut' - PEOPLE.com

Connecticut Man Had to Amputate Leg After Contracting Flesh-Eating Bacteria Through 'Little Cut'  PEOPLE.com

"My life changed within one moment," said Bruce Kagan, 68, after having his leg amputated to stop the disease from spreading.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Report: Bloody Shirt, Bra Of Missing Connecticut Mom Jennifer Dulos Found - CBS New York

Report: Bloody Shirt, Bra Of Missing Connecticut Mom Jennifer Dulos Found  CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A report says a shirt belonging to a missing Connecticut woman has been found stained with her blood along with a bra and ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Connecticut officials launch investigation into Juul's marketing practices, health claims - CNN

Connecticut officials launch investigation into Juul's marketing practices, health claims  CNN

Connecticut is launching an investigation into leading e-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs, state officials announced Wednesday.

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Connecticut is one of just three states where workforce has contracted since the Great Recession - Hartford Courant

Connecticut is one of just three states where workforce has contracted since the Great Recession  Hartford Courant

As one of just three states with a workforce that's gotten smaller since before the start of the Great Recession a decade ago, Connecticut is complicating efforts ...

Published on 26 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Sale of Connecticut bonds offers encouraging glimpse of a state with an improving financial picture - Hartford Courant

Sale of Connecticut bonds offers encouraging glimpse of a state with an improving financial picture  Hartford Courant

For investors, it was like the kickoff of an important football game. A crowd of more than 20 people gathered in the state treasurer's conference room Thursday in ...

Published on 25 July 2019 | 7:00 am


We asked Connecticut residents to say three positive things about the state. Here’s what they came up with. - Hartford Courant

We asked Connecticut residents to say three positive things about the state. Here’s what they came up with.  Hartford Courant

There is no shortage of hate toward the Nutmeg State from its residents. So we hit the streets to challenge residents to say three nice things about Connecticut.

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am


CT Port Authority in troubled waters - CTPost

CT Port Authority in troubled waters  CTPost

HARTFORD — Gov. Ned Lamont tried to steer the troubled Connecticut Port Authority onto an even keel Wednesday, demanding the resignation of Board ...

Published on 24 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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