Governor Dannel P. Malloy

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Malloy Plan To Strip Preservation Fund Knocked

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Advocates for land conservation, affordable housing, historic preservation and farming are opposing Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to remove money from a fund for historic preservation, open space purchases and affordable […]


The Raise The Caliber art by Michael Kalish. Photo by WTIC's Rosemarie Chandler

Illegal Guns Turned Into Monument To Victims Of Gun Violence

City officials and members of the community unveiled a new piece of artwork that aims to raise awareness and act as a monument to victims of illegal gun violence.


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Connecticut’s Correction Commissioner Moving To NYC

Connecticut’s correction commissioner is stepping down to take a job in New York City.


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Call To Protect Transportation Fund

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) – State lawmakers are considering asking Connecticut voters to approve a constitutional amendment forbidding the legislature from raiding the state’s Special Transportation Fund. The Hearst Connecticut Media Group reports ( ) that […]


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Four Centers Open To Aid Sandy Victims

The state is opening four relief centers tomorrow to provide assistance to those affected by last year’s Superstorm Sandy. In announcing the centers, Governor Dannel Malloy said there is still much work to be done, […]


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State To Receive Federal Mental Health Grant Funding

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut is receiving $9 million in federal grant money to better address the mental health needs of youths. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Monday the state will use part of the […]


Decoration at West Hartford's 2011 Veterans Day ceremony. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Connecticut Veterans Memorial To Be Located In Hartford

The proposed Connecticut State Veterans Memorial will be built in Hartford, across from the William A. O’Neill State Armory in Minuteman Park.


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Malloy Commutes Lunch Sentence Of 15-Pound Lobster

A 15-pound lobster facing a sentence of lunch has received a pardon from Connecticut’s governor.


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Emails: Feds In Dark Days Before Connecticut Busway OK’d

Emails between top state officials show that a week before Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced last year that the state will build a costly and contentious bus-only corridor between Hartford and New Britain, federal transportation officials still did not know if he would support or kill it.


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Two Steel Firms Move To Connecticut With State Aid

Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the state is contributing $19 million in economic development aid to steel product companies moving to North Haven that could eventually employ 400 people.