Hurricane Irene

Latest Connecticut Hurricane Irene


“Irene” Retired As A Storm Name

After last year’s hurricane, the World Meteorological Organization is retiring “Irene” as a storm name.


Aerial Shots of Hurricane Irene Damage in Connecticut

Governor’s Office Updates Status Of Fraud Investigation Involving State Workers After Storm

Governor Malloy’s office has released the latest numbers of state employees who have been fired, or who resigned or retired in the investigation of fraudulent applications in a federal aid program following Tropical Storm Irene.


Aerial Shots of Hurricane Irene Damage in Connecticut

$51 Million In Irene Aid Headed For State

Connecticut has received $51 million in federal money to help repair roads that were damaged by the remnants of Hurricane Irene and the rare October snowstorm.


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Irene Upsets Many School Opening Schedules

Power failures, flooding, road closures and other problems left by Irene have led some superintendents in New England and elsewhere in the East to delay the start of school.


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Casino Business Back After Irene-Related Lull

Connecticut’s casinos saw a drop in weekend business as a result of Tropical Storm Irene, but the chief executive at Mohegan Sun says customers are back looking for a place to eat and something to do.