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Navy Submarine Base New London, Groton CT  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

First Enlisted Female Sub Sailors Begin Training In Groton

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The first four of the female enlisted sailors selected for the Navy’s “silent service” have begun training at submarine school in Groton, Connecticut. The barracks at the Navy base have been […]

08/26/2015

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Photo Licensing Centers Close Temporarily

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s Department of Motor Vehicles is temporarily suspending services at its four photo driver’s license centers in order reassign workers to reduce wait times at larger branch offices. The DMV has […]

08/25/2015

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New Home For Neglected Goats

(Bethany, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Thirteen goats that were among over 70 found living in squalor earlier this year have a new home. The goats arrived today at Lockett’s Meadow Farm in Bethany. Operator Kathy Schurman […]

08/25/2015

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Change In Compound Drug Plan Saves Taxpayers Millions

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – State Comptroller Kevin Lembo says restrictions he’s imposed on the rapidly rising use of compound drug prescriptions in the state health plan have cut state spending by about $2 million a […]

08/24/2015

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Ganim Petition Being Investigated

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The State Elections Enforcement Commission will investigate former Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim’s campaign for his old job after a city resident complained he did not sign a petition for Ganim’s candidacy. […]

08/21/2015