April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:03 am
Republicans are proposing several spending cuts and revenue adjustments that would ultimately reduce spending levels below those proposed by the Democrats and the governor this year. They would eliminate $827 million worth of what they called...
April 17, 2014; Updated: 3:18 pm
The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has stocked the state's rivers, streams, lakes and ponds in advance of the opening day of the trout fishing season on Saturday.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:12 pm
Wethersfield — Connecticut labor officials say the state added 4,900 jobs in March, helping to restore the jobs lost in January due to extreme weather.
The Department of Labor...
April 17, 2014; Updated: 11:57 pm
The House of Representatives unanimously passed a bill on Wednesday that aims to lower the price of electronic books for public libraries over time by having the State Library Board set up a statewide platform for e-books.
April 17, 2014; Updated: 4:54 pm
Starting Monday, more than 340,000 Connecticut Light & Power customers will be automatically enrolled in a new, free energy-saving service called Home Energy Reports, an Energize Connecticut initiative, CL&P and Energize Connecticut announced in a...
April 17, 2014; Updated: 12:18 am
A total of 208,301 Connecticut residents enrolled in health care coverage through the Access Health CT online marketplace as of Sunday, the quasi-public agency announced Thursday.
April 16, 2014; Updated: 11:16 pm
Newport, R.I. (AP) - A funeral service for Nuala Pell, wife of the late Sen. Claiborne Pell, has been scheduled for 11 a.m., April 21, at Trinity Episcopal Church in Newport.
Pell died Sunday at Newport Hospital at age 89. Her son,...
April 16, 2014; Updated: 1:38 pm
The U.S. Department of Energy will host a public meeting in Hartford Monday to examine energy infrastructure constraints in New England and regional approaches to addressing them.
The meeting is part...
April 15, 2014; Updated: 11:53 pm
The General Assembly's Judiciary Committee passed a bill Monday that would impose a minimum mandatory sentence on a person convicted of intentionally striking someone in the head without provocation and rendering the victim unconscious.
April 15, 2014; Updated: 1:05 am
The legislature’s Planning and Development Committee passed a bill Tuesday that would give municipalities the power to create a regional dispatch authority for police, fire and emergency services. It now goes to the House of Representatives...
April 14, 2014; Updated: 11:50 pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has announced a cybersecurity plan for Connecticut’s utilities to protect lives and commercial activities against a “mounting threat” from nation states and individuals trying to hack into utility companies...
April 14, 2014; Updated: 9:47 am
Hundreds of thousands of University of Connecticut fans jammed the streets of downtown Hartford on Sunday screaming for their victorious UConn Huskies.
April 11, 2014; Updated: 2:01 pm
Five Republican gubernatorial hopefuls — excluding Tom Foley — discuss gun control, taxes, education and the economy during the first televised gubernatorial debate of the election season.
April 11, 2014; Updated: 11:38 am
The office of Governor Dannel P. Malloy has announced that almost $70,000 has been raised through donations from businesses and corporations to fund the victory parade and rally in Hartford Sunday for the University of...
April 11, 2014; Updated: 12:24 am
The majority of Democrats and nearly all Republicans in the state House of Representatives Thursday voted against a bill that would have banned the sale and use of pesticide-resistant, genetically engineered grass seeds. The bill was defeated 103-37.