Rendering courtesy of Connecticut DOT

Largest Busway Contract Awarded

A Massachusetts firm is the winning bidder for the largest construction contract for the 9.4-mile Hartford-to-New Britain busway.


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Former Red Cross Finance Director In Court On Embezzlement Charges

The former finance director for the Middlesex Central Connecticut chapter of the American Red Cross pleaded not guilty to embezzling close to half a million dollars from the chapter.


File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Justice Commission Appoints McShane As State’s Attorney

The state Criminal Justice Commission has appointed veteran prosecutor Peter McShane as state’s attorney for the Middlesex Judicial District in central Connecticut.


Firefighters used ladder tower trucks to check the roofs of other nearby buildings.  There are many old flat-roofed brick buildings in the area, similar to one that collapsed. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Will Appeal Middlesex, Windham Disaster Rejection

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he will appeal omission of Middlesex and Windham Counties from the disaster declaration after this winter’s record-setting snowfall.