Interim Education Commissioner Selected

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The chief academic officer for Connecticut’s Department of Education is being tapped as the state’s interim education commissioner. Dianna Wentzell will officially be appointed to the interim job on Wednesday. She […]



Sports Verdict: Who’s The NBA’s Biggest Villain? LeBron James Vs. David Stern

As the feats, and really the legend of LeBron James grows ever larger, he has begun to transcend the game itself, much to the dismay of many fans. Consequently, is he, or Commissioner David Stern, the greatest villain currently in the NBA?


Stefan Pryor (Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Education Commissioner Officially Starts

Connecticut’s new education commissioner expects that addressing the achievement gap between wealthy and poor students will be among his biggest challenges.


New Britain's DeFronzo to Head Administrative Services

By SUSAN HAIGH, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov.-elect Dan Malloy tapped a state legislator on Wednesday to oversee Connecticut’s Department of Administrative Services and advise him on ways to streamline state government and […]


Malloy Launches National Search for Commissioners

As he prepares to take office next month,  Governor-elect Dan Malloy says he’s launching a national search for commissioners for four state agencies.  Those are the Department of Transportation,  the Department of Education,  the Department […]