October Was Warmest On Record In Connecticut, 4 Other New England StatesOctober was the warmest on record in Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island.
Drought May Have Aided Storm That Walloped NortheastDrought conditions across much of Maine may have contributed to the large numbers of trees that toppled during a storm that walloped the Northeast this week, officials said.
Connecticut, Mass. in 'Moderate Drought'A stretch of unusually warm and dry fall weather has pushed portions of New England back into drought.
New England Gets Over $1.2M in Grants For Fish, WildlifeNew England is getting over $1.2 million in grants from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to restore forest and river habitat for native bird and freshwater fish populations.
Report: New England Losing 65 Acres of Forestland Per DayNew England has been losing forestland to development at a rate of 65 acres per day — a loss that comes at a time when public funding for preservation of open land, both state and federal, has also been on the decline in all six states.
First Hearing About Menhaden Fishing Rules Coming To Old LymeFishing managers are holding a series of public hearings along the East Coast about potential changes to the way they manage the menhaden fishery.
New Rules Coming On LobsteringNew restrictions are coming to southern New England's lobster fishery to try to save the area's population of the crustaceans.
Report: New England's 2016 Unemployment Bested National RateThe federal government is reporting that New England's unemployment rate was lower than the national average last year.
Connecticut Abandons Review Of Gas Pipeline ProposalsConnecticut energy officials are abandoning a review of pipeline proposals to bring more natural gas into the state and the region.
Some Snow In ForecastA cold snap has the S-word returning to the lips of commuters: ``S'' as in snow.
Man Sentenced To Prison For Mortgage Loan Modification ScamA California man has been sentenced to prison for a mortgage loan modification scheme that defrauded homeowners in Connecticut and other states.
New England Governors Discuss Opioid Addiction CrisisNew England governors are coming together to discuss ways to confront the opioid addiction crisis.