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Connecticut, Starwood Hotels OK State Aid Deal

Starwood Hotels and Resorts will spend $30 million to expand its headquarters in Stamford, helped by a state loan of up to $5 million and $20 million in state tax credits.

05/22/2014

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Gubernatorial Candidate Whitnum Arrested for Breach of Peace

Lee Whitnum, 53, allegedly tried to bite a judicial marshal who tried removing her from the Stamford Superior Courthouse Library last Thursday when she got into a confrontation with another person inside.

04/30/2014

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Woman Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run in Stamford

Stamford police have made an arrest in a hit-and-run accident that killed a 70-year-old woman.

04/21/2014

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Metro-North Officials to Meet with Conn. Commuters

Connecticut commuters expect to hear from Metro-North officials about the commuter railroad’s 100-day improvement plan.

04/16/2014

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Malloy Announces Conn. Transportation Projects

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Work on widening the Interstate 84 corridor in Waterbury is one of several major transportation improvement projects across the state that’s set to begin this spring. Other projects sharing some of […]

04/15/2014

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Charla Nash Makes One Last Attempt To Sue State

The Connecticut woman mauled by a friend’s chimpanzee in 2009 is making a last-ditch appeal to legislators in her bid to sue the state for $150 million, saying the attack has left her so her reliant on others that she feels like she is locked in a cage.

03/18/2014

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Man Critically Injured After Diner Brawl In Stamford

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) – Stamford police are looking for two suspects who beat and stomped a man nearly to death outside a diner. Officials told The Advocate (http://bit.ly/1gBC0fB ) that the 28-year-old victim fought with […]

03/18/2014

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Man Found Dead In Stamford Identified

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) – Stamford police have identified a homeless man found dead in a city park last week as a 43-year-old father of four from Guatemala. Authorities told The Advocate of Stamford that the […]

03/12/2014

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More Trouble on the Rails

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Passengers on an Amtrak train from Boston to Washington, D.C., say they were stuck in Connecticut for about five hours because of a mechanical problem. Amtrak spokeswoman Christina Leeds says Train […]

03/11/2014

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Trial Begins For Trader In Fraud Case

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – The former managing director of an investment bank charged with defrauding investment funds established by the Treasury Department in 2009 as part of the government’s response to the financial crisis […]

02/18/2014

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