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Betsy Ritter (Courtesy Office Of The Governor)

Governor Names New Commissioner On Aging

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is nominating a former Waterford state representative to oversee Connecticut’s Department on Aging.

01/14/2015

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

New Massachusetts Governor Will Use Smaller Office

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has decided not to use the ceremonial governor’s office for his day-to-day work.

01/13/2015

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Stonington Harbor Group Fighting Coast Guard’s Foghorn Proposal

The Stonington Harbor Management Commission is opposing a U.S. Coast Guard proposal to make a foghorn on the Stonington Harbor Outer Breakwater radio-activated rather than automatically sounding around the clock.

01/13/2015

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Navy Outsources More Submarine Maintenance Because Of Budget Cuts

With U.S. attack submarines sidelined by extended delays at government shipyards, the Navy is turning to private companies to perform more of the maintenance work on the nuclear-powered vessels.

01/12/2015

Department of Energy and Environment

Municipalities, State Look For Common Ground On Stormwater Issue

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection says it will change its proposal to cut pollution from stormwater runoff to help reduce the financial burden on municipalities. Hearst Connecticut Media […]

01/12/2015

Lisa Wilson-Foley and former governor John Rowland share a laugh at a fundraiser for her 2012 congressional campaign. Photo from government evidence in the Rowland trial.

Sentencing Delayed For Lisa Wilson-Foley

A federal judge has postponed the sentencing of former Republican congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley in the campaign finance scandal that also led to the conviction of former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland.

01/10/2015

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Leaders Tapped To Fill Legislative Black And Latino Caucus

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Norwalk state Rep. Bruce Morris will be leading the General Assembly’s Black and Latino Caucus in the new session. Morris, who is a deputy speaker of the House of Representatives, was […]

01/10/2015

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Governor Extends Severe Cold Weather Protocol

With forecasts of continuing cold temperatures and wind chills for the state Governor Malloy’s office is extending the “Severe Cold Weather Protocol” through Sunday morning.

01/09/2015

Brian Foley leaves New Haven Federal Court, after being sentenced to 3 years of probation, the first three months of which are to be served in a halfway house. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Three Months In Halfway House, Probation For Foley In Campaign Conspiracy

A Connecticut businessman who admitted conspiring to hide payments from his wife’s congressional campaign to former Gov. John G. Rowland has been sentenced to three years’ probation, including three months in a halfway house.

01/09/2015

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