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Governor Lifts Travel Ban As Of 2:00 p.m.

Governor Dannel Malloy is lifting the travel ban on Connecticut highways, effective 2:00 p.m.

01/27/2015

Cover of Congressman Joe Courtney's Resource Guide

Courtney Releases Resource Guide On Connecticut’s Anti-Slavery Vote

Second District Congressman Joe Courtney, who raised a ruckus when the Stephen Spielberg film “Lincoln” was released has now released a resource guide to correct the film’s depiction of Connecticut congressmen who voted against the 13th amendment to the Constitution, outlawing slavery.

01/27/2015

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Governor Lifts Travel Ban — But Only On Local Roads In Two Western Counties

- Governor Malloy is lifting the travel ban in Fairfield and Litchfield Counties, to allow for travel on local roads. He said the ban continues in other counties and on other roads.

01/27/2015

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Accelerated Rehab For Former Guard Maintenance Supervisor

A former maintenance depot supervisor for the Connecticut National Guard has been granted accelerated rehabilitation on charge that he stole hundreds of dollars’ worth of scrap metal.

01/27/2015

Governor Malloy, 5 pm briefing, Jan. 26 (Courtesy CT-N)

Governor Cancels 1st, 2nd Shifts Tuesday For State Workers

In his second storm preparedness briefing of the day Monday, Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy ordered non-essential state employees not to report to work Tuesday for first or second shift schedules.

01/26/2015

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Segarra Reviews Hartford Storm Preps

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra updated Hartford residents this afternoon about storm preparations and safety tips during a briefing at City Hall. He says they activated the city’s emergency operations center at […]

01/26/2015

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State Adds Jobs In December

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut employers added 4,800 jobs in December, helping push down the unemployment rate a notch, to 6.4 percent. The Department of Labor says Connecticut’s employment increased by 26,700 jobs since December […]

01/26/2015

Governor Malloy, Lt. Governor Wyman at EOC,  January 26, 2015 (Courtesy CT-N)

Governor Orders Travel Ban As Of 9 p.m.

In his first briefing from the Emergency Operations Center on the coming winter storm, Governor Malloy announced a travel ban on state roads, effective 9:00 p.m.

01/26/2015

Malloy at armory

Governor Says State Is Ready For Storm; Urges Public To Prepare

Governor Malloy is urging people to be prepared for a major winter storm expected to bring blizzard conditions to the state beginning Monday afternoon.

01/25/2015

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