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Thousands In Region May Have To Pay Back Superstorm Sandy Aid

By MICHAEL KUNZELMAN and DAVID B. CARUSO,  Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ After Superstorm Sandy hit the East Coast nearly two years ago, the federal government quickly sent out $1.4 billion in emergency disaster […]

09/11/2014

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State Supreme Court Clarifies Requirements For Accelerated Rehab

PAT EATON-ROBB, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court on Thursday clarified the requirements for completing accelerated rehabilitation, a probation program for first-time offenders that results in charges being dropped. The court […]

09/11/2014

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Report Shows Minorities Most Likely To Be Stopped By Police

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – New data released by the state of Connecticut show many police departments are stopping black and Hispanic drivers at rates higher than the minority driving populations of their cities and towns. […]

09/11/2014

John Rowland his wife Patty, and members of his legal team leave New Haven Federal Court. Photo by WTICs Matt Dwyer.

Campaign Workers: Rowland Was More Than Volunteer

A former Lisa Wilson Foley campaign operative described how John Rowland allegedly coordinated topics on his talk show, with the messages the campaign wanted to get out during the 2012 fifth district congressional primary.

09/11/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy holds discussion on domestic violence. WTIC Photo by Brett Leiter

Roundtable Discussion On Domestic Violence

(West Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Elected and education officials sat down today for a roundtable discussion on domestic violence in West Hartford. The issue has received attention not only with the Ray Rice case but […]

09/10/2014

Former governor John Rowland outside New Haven Federal Court. (Rosemarie Chandler/WTIC Photo)

Campaigners Disturbed By Rowland Arrangement

There was testimony that John Rowland used his radio show to talk up Lisa Wilson-Foley’s positions on political issues while allegedly getting paid for work on her campaign.

09/10/2014

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Conn. Wins $8.2M To Upgrade Freight Rail

Eastern Connecticut has won an $8.2 million federal grant to upgrade freight rail.

09/10/2014

Governor Dannel Malloy (Christopher Capoozziello/Getty Images) Tom Foley (Tom Woike/Pool/Getty Images)

Q-Poll: Jobs Woes Give Foley 6-Point Lead On Malloy

A statewide poll shows Republican Tom Foley leading Gov. Dannel P. Malloy by six percentage points as voters give the challenger high marks on the key issues of jobs and the economy and government spending.

09/10/2014

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Mill Pond Park Lives, Newington Voters Shoot Down Referendum

Newington voters Tuesday said NO to a proposal to put money into fixing the town hall and building a new community center in Mill Pond Park.

09/10/2014

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