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Courtney Reaction To UTC Deal

“This agreement is a significant victory for Connecticut’s economy and our future, and I applaud Governor Malloy and the leadership of UTC for making it happen. Our state has long been a leader in defense […]

02/26/2014

Larson Reaction to UTC Deal

“Today’s announcement by Governor Malloy of a $500 million commitment to upgrade and expand United Technologies’ operations in Connecticut will not only keep the eagle flying; it will make the eagle soar.   “Connecticut defense […]

02/26/2014

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East Hartford Firefighter Injured Trying To Rescue Jumper

An East Hartford firefighter was injured when he stepped onto a snow-covered skylight and fell two stories into a parking garage while looking for a woman who had jumped off a bridge over the Connecticut River.

02/21/2014

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Hospital Locked Down

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) _ Springfield police say a hospital is in precautionary lockdown while police negotiate with an armed man threatening to take his life in a parking lot outside. Police spokesman Sgt. John Delaney […]

02/18/2014

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State Effort Pushes Electric Vehicles

Automobile dealers in Connecticut who sell or lease the most electric vehicles will get a special recognition from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

02/12/2014

A sign outside Bridgeport City Hall. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Policeman Arrested On Gun Charge

A Bridgeport police officer who accidentally shot himself in the leg in a crowded bagel shop has been arrested on a gun charge.

02/11/2014

Hartford School Superintendent Christina Kishimoto On Doc Hurley

The Hartford Public Schools community is deeply saddened by the loss of Walter “Doc” Hurley and shares in his family’s grief during this difficult period. At the same time, we want to honor the memory […]

02/10/2014

Governor Malloy on “Doc” Hurley

“There are hundreds of people from throughout the Hartford area whose lives were transformed because of the higher education opportunities that Doc Hurley brought to their lives over the past several decades.  He was one […]

02/10/2014

Reaction of Lori Pelletier, State AFL–CIO

“We applaud the announcement by Governor Malloy to increase the minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. Every nickel going into the paychecks of working men and women gets spent in our economy. Raising the minimum […]

02/04/2014