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(Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Storm Response Hearing Wraps Up

Connecticut lawmakers have wrapped up legislative hearings examining the state’s response to Tropical Storm Irene, including the effort by utility companies to restore power to thousands of electric customers.

09/26/2011

Possible Native American Burial Ground Uncovered By Storm

A ceremony is being held to recognize a possible American Indian burial ground in Branford that was uncovered by Hurricane Irene.

09/22/2011

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Irene Takes Toll On Slot Machine Revenues

The Mohegan Sun says slot revenue plunged 10.6 percent in August as the remnants of Hurricane Irene kept customers home.

09/15/2011

(Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Two Hearings Scheduled on State’s Response To Irene

State lawmakers have scheduled two public hearings on Connecticut’s response to Hurricane Irene.

09/14/2011

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Governor Calls For More Aggressive Tree Trimming

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says state transportation officials must remove trees, limbs and vegetation near state highways more aggressively following extended power outages triggered by last month’s storm.

09/13/2011

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Help Announced For Food Stamp Recipients Who Lost Food In Storm

More than 208,000 Connecticut households will get help replacing food that spoiled during flooding or power outages from Tropical Storm Irene.

09/09/2011

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$100 Million-Plus To Restore CL&P Power After Irene

Northeast Utilities says the cost for repairs and to restore power after remnants of Hurricane Irene hit New England will be more than $100 million.

09/07/2011

(Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Legislative Committees Will Consider Storm Response

Democratic legislative leaders are preparing to examine whether Connecticut was ready for Tropical Storm Irene and if utility and telecommunication companies mounted
an effective response to its destruction.

09/06/2011

(Jessica Hill/AP Photo)

Residents ‘On Hold’ As Damage Assessment, Recovery Continues

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy pressed for damage assessments Tuesday so storm-ravaged Connecticut could get federal assistance; school officials sorted out revised schedules, and property owners waited for safety inspections to get back into their homes while hundreds of thousands remained without power.

08/30/2011

Adjutant General Thaddeus Martin, Dannel Malloy (Jessica Hill/AP Photo/Pool)

Malloy, Wyman To Continue Tour of Storm Damage

Governor Malloy plans to get a closer look at storm damage in Fairfield County.

08/30/2011

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