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Governor Malloy,  Budget Address (Courtesy CT-N)

Malloy To Attend Governor’s Association Meeting

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Fresh off his budget address to the legislature on Wednesday, Governor Dannel Malloy is off to Washington D.C. Malloy be in the nation’s capital attending the Winter Meeting of the National […]

02/19/2015

Governor Malloy,  Budget Address (Courtesy CT-N)

Malloy Offers Budget “Filled With Tough Choices”

Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy unveiled a two-year, nearly $40 billion state budget Wednesday that he said is “filled with tough choices” but includes a major overhaul of the state’s aging transportation system.

02/18/2015

Governor Malloy,  Budget Address (Courtesy CT-N)

Text Of Governor’s Budget Address

Mr. Speaker, Mr. President, Senator Fasano, Representative Klarides, distinguished members of the General Assembly, thank you for inviting me once again into this chamber to address you. I want to recognize and thank my trusted […]

02/18/2015

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Board Upholds Order That Could Break Up 11 Member Household

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A Hartford board has upheld an order that threatens to break up eight adults and three children living in a single-family home in the city’s wealthiest neighborhood. The Zoning Board of […]

02/18/2015

The home of Nancy and Adam Lanza  December 18, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut.   (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Firm Offers To Demolish Newtown Shooter’s Home For Free

NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) – Newtown’s first selectwoman says a construction company with ties to the town has offered to demolish at no cost the home of school shooter Adam Lanza. The News-Times reports (http://bit.ly/1EnyfE0 ) […]

02/18/2015

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Manchester Slaps Liens On Property Owners Over Snow

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) – Manchester has placed liens totaling nearly $36,0 against property owners who failed to clear snow from sidewalks. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/1zNMM7L ) that the town paid a contractor to clear […]

02/18/2015

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT). (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Senators Propose Rail Crossing legislation

NEW YORK (AP) _ Two U.S. senators are calling for an increase in federal funds to lessen the dangers of railroad grade crossings. Sens. Charles Schumer of New York and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut say […]

02/15/2015

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State Aims To Surpass Delaware As Home To Business

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The latest effort by Connecticut to attract business may be its most ambitious yet, though the benefits are distant and uncertain. A commission established by the legislature is considering a 10-year […]

02/14/2015

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Lawmaker Wants Notification Of Connecticut State Park Plans

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A new southeastern Connecticut lawmaker says communities like Waterford should receive better notification when the state decides it wants to build a new park. Republican Sen. Paul Formica of East Lyme […]

02/12/2015

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