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Connecticut man accused of killing Chebeague Island native - Bangor Daily News

Connecticut man accused of killing Chebeague Island native  Bangor Daily News

Police made an arrest Friday in the death of a young woman with family on Chebeague Island.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 1:20 pm


Courtney, local leaders praise farm bill | Connecticut & Region - Journal Inquirer

Courtney, local leaders praise farm bill | Connecticut & Region  Journal Inquirer

Congress' passage of an $867 billion farm bill this week drew praise from local farmers, community organizations, and trade groups for the bill's agriculture ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:30 am


On the Air - News from southeastern Connecticut - theday.com

On the Air - News from southeastern Connecticut  theday.com

BasketballNoon, ESPN — NCAA men: Villanova at Kansas.Noon, ESPN2 — NCAA men: Tennessee at Memphis.Noon, FS1 — NCAA men: Southern.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:17 am


Access Health CT 2019 open enrollment ends Dec. 15 | Connecticut & Region - Journal Inquirer

Access Health CT 2019 open enrollment ends Dec. 15 | Connecticut & Region  Journal Inquirer

Saturday, Dec. 15 is the deadline to enroll in health care coverage for 2019 with Access Health CT, the state's only official health insurance marketplace.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:15 am


EPA clearing Superfund contamination sites - CTPost

EPA clearing Superfund contamination sites  CTPost

The federal Environmental Protection Agency was busy this year deleting contaminated sites from the national Superfund list, including a former Southington ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Middle aged men at risk of suicide in Connecticut - The Advocate

Middle aged men at risk of suicide in Connecticut  The Advocate

STAMFORD — The apparent suicides of two men in Darien and Stamford this week were tragic evidence of a reality some might find shocking: Middle aged men ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Notre Dame-Fairfield beats Bunnell to win SWC Tip-Off title - CT Post

Notre Dame-Fairfield beats Bunnell to win SWC Tip-Off title  CT Post

FAIRFIELD — During Notre Dame-Fairfield's run to the Division I championship last season, then-juniors Phil Conner and Rodney Medor were usually the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 3:34 am


Ganim plans new scrap metal policy - CTPost

Ganim plans new scrap metal policy  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — As questions mount about municipal employees selling scrap metal for thousands of dollars in cash and where that money went, Mayor Joe ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 2:28 am


Womans Killer Convicted; New Ice Skating Rink Opening: CT News - Greenwich, CT Patch

Womans Killer Convicted; New Ice Skating Rink Opening: CT News  Greenwich, CT Patch

Friday's Top News From Around Connecticut - Across Connecticut, CT - Vehicle strikes pedestrian in wheelchair: PD/ Police unveil Lip Sync Christmas video/ ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:54 am


Students, Employees Wear Pajamas to Support Children Battling Cancer - NBC Connecticut

Students, Employees Wear Pajamas to Support Children Battling Cancer  NBC Connecticut

Children at hundreds of schools and businesses across Connecticut traded their usual clothes for pajamas Friday to help raise money for children battling ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:39 am


Clerk fights off alleged armed robber in Connecticut - KVOA Tucson News

Clerk fights off alleged armed robber in Connecticut  KVOA Tucson News

HARTFORD, Conn. (WVIT) – A gunshot went off when a clerk fought with a person who was trying to rob a store in Hartford Thursday night, according to police, ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:01 am


Man charged with killing Connecticut woman he met on app - Boston 25 News

Man charged with killing Connecticut woman he met on app  Boston 25 News

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - Police have arrested an Ohio man, charging him with killing a Connecticut woman he met on a dating app.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:59 pm


Connecticut's Bethlehem post office delivers Christmas joy - WTNH.com

Connecticut's Bethlehem post office delivers Christmas joy  WTNH.com

BETHLEHEM, Conn. (WTNH) - It's called Connecticut's Christmas town because of its very special name. News8 took a trip to Litchfield County to head to ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:56 pm


Connecticut football products ready to go bowling - New Haven Register

Connecticut football products ready to go bowling  New Haven Register

The bowl season kicks off with five games on Saturday and by the time a national champion at the Football Bowl Subdivision Level is crowned on Jan., a total of ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:38 pm


Connecticut Daycare Worker Force Fed 17-Month-Old Child, Cops Say - CBS New York

Connecticut Daycare Worker Force Fed 17-Month-Old Child, Cops Say  CBS New York

GREENWICH, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — A childcare worker in Connecticut was charged on Friday with allegedly trying to force feed a fussy child. The incident in ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:38 pm


Former state GOP chairman takes job as Connecticut Catholic Church lobbyist - Hartford Courant - Hartford Courant

Former state GOP chairman takes job as Connecticut Catholic Church lobbyist - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Chris Healy, the silver-tongued former chairman of the state Republican Party, will take a new job as the chief lobbyist for the Catholic Church in Connecticut.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:06 pm


Tesla’s Connecticut legal battle continues - Greenwich Time

Tesla’s Connecticut legal battle continues  Greenwich Time

GREENWICH — The white-walled Greenwich Avenue showroom sports three gleaming Tesla electric vehicles on its floor. Visitors can take a close look at the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:53 pm


Urstadt Biddle: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot | Connecticut News - U.S. News & World Report

Urstadt Biddle: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot | Connecticut News  U.S. News & World Report

GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) _ Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc. (UBA) on Friday reported a key measure of profitability in its fiscal fourth quarter. The results missed ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:43 pm


Dan Haar: Poll shows wide support for competitive casino bids - CTPost

Dan Haar: Poll shows wide support for competitive casino bids  CTPost

A poll commissioned by MGM shows what the casino company has argued for years, that Connecticut voters prefer an open, competitive process for the right to ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:08 pm


Connecticut approves 9 more medical marijuana dispensaries - MassLive.com

Connecticut approves 9 more medical marijuana dispensaries  MassLive.com

Connecticut has approved 9 more medical marijuana dispensaries, doubling the number of facilities in the state.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:03 pm


Bomb Threat Empties Sandy Hook School on Attack Anniversary - U.S. News & World Report

Bomb Threat Empties Sandy Hook School on Attack Anniversary  U.S. News & World Report

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — Moments of silence are planned and flags are at half-staff in Connecticut to remember the victims on the sixth anniversary of the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:11 pm


Better Connecticut Photo Card Contest Winners! | Better CT - WFSB

Better Connecticut Photo Card Contest Winners! | Better CT  WFSB

Congratulations to all of our winners! If you are a winner and did not get a call from us, please email [email protected] with your name, phone number, and ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:09 pm


Researchers: CT pensions protected - CTPost

Researchers: CT pensions protected  CTPost

A new survey of Connecticut's troubled public-pension programs indicates that in the event of an economic downturn, the retirements funds would be protected, ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:03 pm


Christian health sharing provides alternative - CT Post

Christian health sharing provides alternative  CT Post

It's not insurance, but it's increasingly becoming an option for families struggling to pay their monthly insurance premiums with traditional insurance plans.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:30 pm


A State Zoning Law Change That Makes Sense | Connecticut Law Tribune - Law.com

A State Zoning Law Change That Makes Sense | Connecticut Law Tribune  Law.com

This proposal would only change the statutory basis for a zoning appeal. The ability to bring an appeal by one who can prove classical aggrievement would ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:28 pm


Connecticut school evacuated for bomb threat on sixth anniversary of massacre - Reuters

Connecticut school evacuated for bomb threat on sixth anniversary of massacre  Reuters

A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of a Connecticut elementary school on the site of the deadliest public-school shooting in U.S. history on Friday, the sixth ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:07 pm


Police: Councilman Assaulted Marshals at Immigration Protest | Connecticut News - U.S. News & World Report

Police: Councilman Assaulted Marshals at Immigration Protest | Connecticut News  U.S. News & World Report

MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — Police say a Connecticut city councilman has been arrested during an immigration protest at a courthouse.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:02 pm


Lamont Hires Paul Mounds As Connecticut's First Chief Operating Officer - CT News Junkie

Lamont Hires Paul Mounds As Connecticut's First Chief Operating Officer  CT News Junkie

HARTFORD, CT — Drawing on his business background and discussions with other governors, Gov.-elect Ned Lamont is rethinking how government operates.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:48 pm


Connecticut Garden Journal: The Fragrant Paperwhite Narcissus - WNPR News

Connecticut Garden Journal: The Fragrant Paperwhite Narcissus  WNPR News

If you want to add some fragrant, holiday flowers to your home, grow paperwhite narcissus. Paperwhites are small, flowered daffodils and feature fragrant.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 3:32 pm


Connecticut sports arena ordered to pay $200000 over boy's injury - Boston.com

Connecticut sports arena ordered to pay $200000 over boy's injury  Boston.com

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — The owners of a Connecticut sports arena have been ordered by a jury to pay $200,000 to the family of an 8-year-old boy who fell ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 2:50 pm


Women On Wheels: How Bicycles Paved A Road To Social Change - WNPR News

Women On Wheels: How Bicycles Paved A Road To Social Change  WNPR News

Bicycles helped inspire modern cars, paved roads...even airplanes! But did you know they were also an inspiration for the women's movement? This hour we.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 2:13 pm


Water main break causes sinkhole in Connecticut city | FOX13 - FOX13 Memphis

Water main break causes sinkhole in Connecticut city | FOX13  FOX13 Memphis

A water main break in a Connecticut city Thursday morning caused a huge sinkhole, WVIT reported.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:51 pm


Woodbridge, Connecticut Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in Guinea - Woodbridge Town News

Woodbridge, Connecticut Resident Begins Peace Corps Service in Guinea  Woodbridge Town News

Madeline Lovejoy, 23, of Woodbridge, Connecticut, has been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart for Guinea this month to begin training as an ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:05 pm


Connecticut, nation grapple with bomb hoax - CTPost

Connecticut, nation grapple with bomb hoax  CTPost

Connecticut's state and local law enforcement authorities, like many others throughout the country, were scrambling Thursday to address what appeared to be a ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:53 am


Nevada cannabis licensing, Connecticut MMJ dispensaries & Q3 earnings roundup - Marijuana Business Daily

Nevada cannabis licensing, Connecticut MMJ dispensaries & Q3 earnings roundup  Marijuana Business Daily

Nevada issues 61 additional provisional recreational marijuana retail permits, Connecticut doubles the number of medical cannabis dispensary licenses in the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:31 am


Ben Barnes Unplugged - CTPost

Ben Barnes Unplugged  CTPost

HARTFORD — Outgoing Office of Policy and Management Secretary Ben Barnes believes two powerful groups — hospitals and municipalities — are the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 3:40 am


Chebeague shocked by killing of woman from longtime island family - Press Herald

Chebeague shocked by killing of woman from longtime island family  Press Herald

A young woman with deep roots on Chebeague Island was shot and killed this week in Connecticut, and her death is reverberating through the small island ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 2:29 am


New Haven fights former tax assessor in Connecticut Supreme Court - New Haven Register

New Haven fights former tax assessor in Connecticut Supreme Court  New Haven Register

HARTFORD — New Haven is fighting for its final chance to get rid of a lawsuit involving a former city employee. The case brought against the city by former tax ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 2:03 am


Wyman Poised to Become Next Chair of Connecticut Democrats - U.S. News & World Report

Wyman Poised to Become Next Chair of Connecticut Democrats  U.S. News & World Report

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Lt. Gov. Nancy Wyman is on the verge of getting a new job.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:50 pm


Connecticut Gift Tax: All You Need to Know - Yahoo! Finance News

Connecticut Gift Tax: All You Need to Know  Yahoo! Finance News

Connecticut recently increased its lifetime gift tax exemption to $2.6 million, and it will continue to climb in the coming years. This means you won't owe a ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:18 pm


CT Bomb Threat Hoax: Several Schools, Businesses Evacuated - Patch.com

CT Bomb Threat Hoax: Several Schools, Businesses Evacuated  Patch.com

Multiple Bomb Threats Reported Across CT - Across Connecticut, CT - The threats were aimed at several communities in Connecticut and occurred nationwide.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 8:05 pm


The Enfield Square Mall in Connecticut sold - WWLP.com

The Enfield Square Mall in Connecticut sold  WWLP.com

(WWLP) - The Enfield Square Mall in Connecticut has been sold at auction for $10.8 million dollars. That is according to the company that ran the auction.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 7:15 pm


Big Y plans new Connecticut supermarket - MassLive.com

Big Y plans new Connecticut supermarket  MassLive.com

11/08/2018 - Longmeadow - The Longmeadow Big Y World Class Market store seen here at its grand opening. The Springfield-based chain announced that it ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 5:44 pm


What are our chances of having a White Christmas? - CTPost

What are our chances of having a White Christmas?  CTPost

Are you dreaming of a White Christmas? For the first time since 2012, your dream came true last year. Recommended Video. Created with Sketch. Your Browser ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:24 pm


Congress approves farm bill assisting Connecticut dairy farmers - Hartford Courant

Congress approves farm bill assisting Connecticut dairy farmers  Hartford Courant

Congress has approved a new farm bill allocating billions of dollars in subsidies to American farmers and providing new help to Connecticut's vulnerable dairy ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 2:48 pm


Connecticut Wants You to View Your Neighbor's Pension. Here's Why - Fortune

Connecticut Wants You to View Your Neighbor's Pension. Here's Why  Fortune

If you've always wondered how your retired professor friend can afford such lavish vacations, now's your chance to find out. Well, in Connecticut at least.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:19 pm


Boyband 98° kicked out of Connecticut grocery store parking lot, receives apology cake - FOX61 Hartford

Boyband 98° kicked out of Connecticut grocery store parking lot, receives apology cake  FOX61 Hartford

NORWALK -- Tour buses for a popular nineties boyband were reportedly forced to be moved from a Stop & Shop parking lot in Norwalk this week. The boyband ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:37 am


Fireball seen from Connecticut to eastern Canada - FOX61 Hartford

Fireball seen from Connecticut to eastern Canada  FOX61 Hartford

HARTFORD -- At least a dozen people say they saw a bright fireball blazing across the night sky in New England. The American Meteor Society says it received ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 11:05 pm


9 new medical marijuana dispensaries opening in Connecticut - WTNH.com

9 new medical marijuana dispensaries opening in Connecticut  WTNH.com

Nine new medical marijuana dispensaries are set to open up in Connecticut, bringing the total in the state to 18.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 11:04 pm


Massachusetts probation officer charged with stalking Connecticut trooper - WWLP.com

Massachusetts probation officer charged with stalking Connecticut trooper  WWLP.com

A Massachusetts probation officer was arrested for allegedly stalking a Connecticut State Police trooper in Enfield.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:25 pm


Plan On Snow Thursday In Connecticut - Greenwich, CT Patch

Plan On Snow Thursday In Connecticut  Greenwich, CT Patch

Plan On Snow Thursday In Connecticut - Greenwich, CT - And another major storm is forecast headed into the weekend for Connecticut. Here are the updated ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:15 pm


Massachusetts' 3rd Shop to Open, Connecticut OKs 9 More Dispensaries - Leafly

Massachusetts' 3rd Shop to Open, Connecticut OKs 9 More Dispensaries  Leafly

The third adult-use cannabis store in Massachusetts is set to open this weekend in Salem, and Connecticut's new MMJ approvals will double the state's ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 7:54 pm


Tesla Wins In China But Loses In Connecticut, With Tesla Pickup Looming - CleanTechnica

Tesla Wins In China But Loses In Connecticut, With Tesla Pickup Looming  CleanTechnica

December 12th, 2018 by Steve Hanley. China has announced a major rethink of its economic policies, according to the Wall Street Journal. The new plan would ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:32 pm


Malloy’s legacy: “unprecedented” affordable housing efforts - CTPost

Malloy’s legacy: “unprecedented” affordable housing efforts  CTPost

HARTFORD — For 30 years in Connecticut, housing was one item on a long menu overseen by the Department of Economic and Community Development.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:33 pm


Connecticut Factors In 'Trust' To Avoid Undercount In 2020 Census - WNPR News

Connecticut Factors In 'Trust' To Avoid Undercount In 2020 Census  WNPR News

On one side of the room was a scrolling slideshow of maps. Connecticut cities looked like they were stained with red blots — the red being an indicator of.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:59 am


Univ. of Connecticut to offer course on marijuana industry for a budding career path - NBC News

Univ. of Connecticut to offer course on marijuana industry for a budding career path  NBC News

The University of Connecticut is in spring 2019 offering a new course on the horticulture of cannabis. Some other universities in Colorado, Washington and ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 1:59 am


Tesla blocked (again) in Connecticut after judge rules in-state activities illegal - Teslarati

Tesla blocked (again) in Connecticut after judge rules in-state activities illegal  Teslarati

Connecticut state court judge Joseph M. Shortall disagreed with Tesla's “educational venue” defense of a vehicle display gallery in Greenwich, concluding in a ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:11 am


Attorney general investigation of Connecticut Landmarks is finished - theday.com

Attorney general investigation of Connecticut Landmarks is finished  theday.com

The office of Attorney General George Jepsen has been investigating how Connecticut Landmarks has treated bequests to the statewide preservation ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:23 pm


Freshman orientation at the Connecticut Capitol - WTNH.com

Freshman orientation at the Connecticut Capitol  WTNH.com

Orientation for the new class of State Reps and State Senators started Tuesday with newly-elected state lawmakers learning everything from how to file a bill to ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:23 pm


Connecticut doubles number of medical marijuana dispensaries with new approvals - Hartford Courant - Hartford Courant

Connecticut doubles number of medical marijuana dispensaries with new approvals - Hartford Courant  Hartford Courant

Nine license approvals announced Tuesday doubles the number of medical marijuana dispensaries in Connecticut while widening the geographical footprint of ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:04 pm


By the numbers: What new data from the U.S. Census says about Connecticut - Hartford Courant

By the numbers: What new data from the U.S. Census says about Connecticut  Hartford Courant

Highlights about Connecticut from the American Community Survey.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 9:33 pm


White Christmas Looks Likely In Early Forecast For Connecticut - Patch.com

White Christmas Looks Likely In Early Forecast For Connecticut  Patch.com

It's beginning to look a lot like a white Christmas. The first mainstream forecast to include Christmas Day has been issued – and it shows a holiday like the ones ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:59 pm


Shingles vaccine shortage in Connecticut - CT Post

Shingles vaccine shortage in Connecticut  CT Post

Shingrix, the recently approved vaccine for shingles, is hard to find these days. A new vaccine to protect against a painful disease known as shingles is a victim ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 5:46 pm


Our picks for 2018's top 20 albums by Connecticut musicians - Hartford Courant

Our picks for 2018's top 20 albums by Connecticut musicians  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut music scene had a fantastic year for new music in 2018. We've listened to literally hundreds of albums to find the best of the best.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 4:00 pm


Connecticut kicks off 2020 census - WTNH.com

Connecticut kicks off 2020 census  WTNH.com

Connecticut is kicking off the 2020 census on Tuesday.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:47 am


State: No growth seen in Connecticut's 'gig economy' - Hartford Courant

State: No growth seen in Connecticut's 'gig economy'  Hartford Courant

Ride share apps Lyft and Uber have disrupted the transportation industry, offering consumers a 24/7 *service* and workers an opportunity to earn money using ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:00 am


Southwick woman killed in 3-car accident in Connecticut - WWLP.com

Southwick woman killed in 3-car accident in Connecticut  WWLP.com

A 58 year-old woman from Southwick was killed in a car accident in Granby, Connecticut on Sunday evening.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 7:56 pm


Connecticut’s tale of two retail environments - New Haven Register

Connecticut’s tale of two retail environments  New Haven Register

The current state of retailing, as played out in malls and shopping centers across Connecticut, is the equivalent of a Dickensian vision come to life. For retailers ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 5:51 pm


Connecticut funds $50M apprentice pipeline - Danbury News Times

Connecticut funds $50M apprentice pipeline  Danbury News Times

The Connecticut State Bond Commission is issuing debt for $5 million as the launchpad for a new Apprenticeship Connecticut program, designed to draw ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 3:19 pm


NEH awards five Connecticut projects more than $100000 - Hartford Courant

NEH awards five Connecticut projects more than $100000  Hartford Courant

The National Endowment for the Humanities this week announced $14.8 million in grants to support 253 projects nationwide, including five in Connecticut.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 2:50 pm


Connecticut restaurants toast the New Year with champagne, parties and specials - Hartford Courant

Connecticut restaurants toast the New Year with champagne, parties and specials  Hartford Courant

Pop the champagne and end 2018 on a high note at these Connecticut restaurants with a lavish meal and a little revelry.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 11:00 am


Connecticut Scholastic Runners Succeed at National Championships - Patch.com

Connecticut Scholastic Runners Succeed at National Championships  Patch.com

CT Scholastic Runners Succeed at National Meet - Across Connecticut, CT - An athlete from a Connecticut prep school won the national championship, while ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 2:09 am


Warming winters, waters to plague Connecticut - Danbury News Times

Warming winters, waters to plague Connecticut  Danbury News Times

Construction along the coast now needs to be ready for nearly 2 feet of sea level rise by 2050. That's because sea levels are rising faster in the Northeast than ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Amid new genomics debate, Connecticut continues push - Danbury News Times

Amid new genomics debate, Connecticut continues push  Danbury News Times

It was with plenty of fanfare across the pond this week that the Danbury health data giant IQVIA revealed a $25 million investment in an initiative to boost ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Fire Official Arrested; Popular Restaurant Closing Soon: CT News - Greenwich, CT Patch

Fire Official Arrested; Popular Restaurant Closing Soon: CT News  Greenwich, CT Patch

Friday's Top News From Around Connecticut - Across Connecticut, CT - Doctor's office ordered to pay $853K in damages/ Boy saves girl/ Student, 6, arrested for ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 12:09 am


Study Finds State Licensing Costs Connecticut 48000 Jobs - Yankee Institute

Study Finds State Licensing Costs Connecticut 48000 Jobs  Yankee Institute

A new study from the Virginia-based Institute for Justice estimates Connecticut's occupational licensing laws are costing the state 48,000 jobs. At What Cost?

Published on 7 December 2018 | 5:12 pm


MGM Springfield offers round trip rides from Connecticut for $20 - WTNH.com

MGM Springfield offers round trip rides from Connecticut for $20  WTNH.com

The MGM Casino in Massachusetts is now is offering rides to Connecticut gamblers. Related *Content*: MGM Springfield to unveil ice rink, holiday marketplace.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 11:54 am


Former cemetery operator charged with disturbing grave sites in Bridgeport, Connecticut - WABC-TV

Former cemetery operator charged with disturbing grave sites in Bridgeport, Connecticut  WABC-TV

Ground-penetrating radar confirmed that more than 130 graves had been disturbed. In some cases, officials say, new graves were stacked on top of old ones.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 11:04 pm


MGM offering round-trip buses from Connecticut to Springfield casino - Hartford Courant

MGM offering round-trip buses from Connecticut to Springfield casino  Hartford Courant

MGM Resorts International is enticing Connecticut gamblers to check out its new $960 million Springfield casino with weekday, round-trip buses from cities and ...

Published on 6 December 2018 | 10:43 pm


Homes for Sale in New York and Connecticut - The New York Times

Homes for Sale in New York and Connecticut  The New York Times

This week's properties include a five-bedroom in Wilton, Conn., and a six-bedroom in Merrick, N.Y..

Published on 6 December 2018 | 2:01 pm


Press conference set for Thursday in Hartford on increasing Connecticut's minimum wage - WTNH.com

Press conference set for Thursday in Hartford on increasing Connecticut's minimum wage  WTNH.com

Government officials will make another push to increase Connecticut's minimum wage in a press conference in Hartford on Thursday morning.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 11:31 am


Connecticut included in a study of the worst states for drivers - WTNH.com

Connecticut included in a study of the worst states for drivers  WTNH.com

A new study released by bankrate.com lists the worst states in the country for driving and Connecticut is high on the list.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 10:40 am


Push to bolster Connecticut's tourism industry - WTNH.com

Push to bolster Connecticut's tourism industry  WTNH.com

There is a push to bolster Connecticut's tourism industry on Wednesday morning.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 11:42 am


Connecticut Ranked 49th for Fiscal Health - Yankee Institute

Connecticut Ranked 49th for Fiscal Health  Yankee Institute

by Marc E. Fitch | Dec 5, 2018 | Budget | 1 comment. Connecticut Ranked 49th for Fiscal Health. Facebook · Twitter · Google+. 0 · LinkedIn. 0 · Tumblr. 0.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Target announces plans for first small-format store in Connecticut - WTNH.com

Target announces plans for first small-format store in Connecticut  WTNH.com

Target has announced plans Tuesday to open its first small-format store in Connecticut next year.

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Invasive tick species has made its way to Connecticut - WTNH.com

Invasive tick species has made its way to Connecticut  WTNH.com

The work being done inside a lab in New Haven could protect us from a potentially serious foreign-born tick.

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Lamont warned about Connecticut unemployment trust fund's insolvency - The Westerly Sun

Lamont warned about Connecticut unemployment trust fund's insolvency  The Westerly Sun

HARTFORD — Among the challenges Connecticut's incoming governor faces: an insolvent unemployment compensation fund that could ultimately cost the ...

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


High school football participation continues downward trend in Connecticut amid concern over head injuries, ot - Hartford Courant

High school football participation continues downward trend in Connecticut amid concern over head injuries, ot  Hartford Courant

The total number of high school football players in Connecticut has fallen from 10815 in 2009 to 9241 in 2017, a 14.6 percent drop in only nine years.

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Is Connecticut’s Budget Recession Ready? - CT Post

Is Connecticut’s Budget Recession Ready?  CT Post

HARTFORD — The longest period between recessions is about 10 years. “We are now nine years and counting since the last time we had a recession,” Neil ...

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Crèche controversy in Connecticut town - WTNH.com

Crèche controversy in Connecticut town  WTNH.com

BETHEL, Conn. (WTNH) - A holiday controversy has erupted in a Connecticut town over a nativity scene on public display in a public park. It's a familiar story ...

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Lingering questions remain about school desegregation in Connecticut - The CT Mirror

Lingering questions remain about school desegregation in Connecticut  The CT Mirror

A number of frustrated Hartford parents want to know why their children can't attend one of the many high-performing magnet schools the state has opened in ...

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


A second effort to sound a fiscal alarm in Connecticut - The CT Mirror

A second effort to sound a fiscal alarm in Connecticut  The CT Mirror

The Commission on Fiscal Stability and Economic Growth produced a bleak assessment of Connecticut's fiscal health for the incoming governor and General ...

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Connecticut schools ban lunchroom visits from parents - NBCNews.com

Connecticut schools ban lunchroom visits from parents  NBCNews.com

After struggling with growing numbers of parents in school cafeterias, the Darien school system said parents and guardians would no longer be welcome to visit ...

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Connecticut VA Opens Its Doors To 'Bad Paper' Veterans - NPR

Connecticut VA Opens Its Doors To 'Bad Paper' Veterans  NPR

Veterans who were kicked out of the military often get no VA health care or benefits — even if combat trauma caused their misbehavior. Connecticut has passed ...

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Several New UFO Sightings In Connecticut - Patch.com

Several New UFO Sightings In Connecticut  Patch.com

UFO Sightings Skyrocket Once Again In Connecticut - Across Connecticut, CT - Here's where you're most likely to see E.T.'s shiny ride. Did you see any of these ...

Published on 24 November 2018 | 8:00 am


What’s the Matter With Connecticut? - The Wall Street Journal

What’s the Matter With Connecticut?  The Wall Street Journal

The state's affluent suburbanites punish themselves in an effort to punish Donald Trump.

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Capitol Watch Podcast: Political scientist says living in Connecticut is about to get more expensive. Here's w - Hartford Courant

Capitol Watch Podcast: Political scientist says living in Connecticut is about to get more expensive. Here's w  Hartford Courant

You don't have to be a politics professor to predict the cost of living in Connecticut will likely rise in 2019 with the incoming statewide Blue Wave. We spoke to ...

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Another Burst of Snow Possible for Parts of Connecticut - NBC Connecticut

Another Burst of Snow Possible for Parts of Connecticut  NBC Connecticut

A mid-November snowstorm dumped as much as 10-and-a-half inches of snow in some Connecticut towns Thursday night, causing a nightmare of an evening ...

Published on 16 November 2018 | 8:00 am


There's a new study out on Connecticut tolls. Here's how much your commute could cost. - Hartford Courant

There's a new study out on Connecticut tolls. Here's how much your commute could cost.  Hartford Courant

The state Department of Transportation published a lengthy study on tolls this week, estimating that Connecticut could collect more than $1 billion a year from ...

Published on 16 November 2018 | 8:00 am








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