| Jul 10, 2012
| 8:25 AM
"I stand here today speaking to the person responsible for this," Alexandra Pennell said to a rally gathered in response to anti-gay messages slipped beneath the door of her dorm room at Central Connecticut State University, "and all I have to say is I'...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 3:02 PM
After the largest tax increase in Connecticut state history, a key Wall Street rating agency downgraded the state's bonds Friday as the state is teeter-tottering toward a deficit in the current fiscal year.
The Moody's Investors Service rating agency...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:18 AM
Students at Marist College in Poughkeepsie are in mourning after a tragic fire killed two students and a friend over the weekend.
Cell phone video captured the intense flames shooting through the three story home on Fairview Avenue where six students...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 5:51 PM
In more bad financial news for the state, the legislature's nonpartisan fiscal office now says the state budget deficit has grown to a projected $144.5 million.
The Office of Fiscal Analysis released new numbers Wednesday night that say the state is...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he is "prospecting" for business at an international conference in Switzerland so that companies can bring their operations to Connecticut.
Malloy is spending several days in snow-covered Davos, where the community was hit...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 12:37 PM
Dawer Gilani, a resident of Bridgeport, has already been arrested for stalking a woman in Fairfield. This time, Gilani allegedly chose to stalk the same woman via Facebook and Twitter using his photograph. Although Gilani used a different name, the...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy maintains it's only a matter of time before online gambling comes to Connecticut but a top legislative Republican says not so fast.
Senate Majority Leader John McKinney, a Republican from Fairfield, says online gambling is currently...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:22 AM
Some 18,000 Connecticut Light and Power customers were still without power midday Tuesday, most in the Simsbury area.
About one-third of Simsbury was without electricity, as was a quarter of Avon and Farmington, and many in Granby, Canton,...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 7:50 AM
Catherine Vanaria and Mark Savoia are a married couple who are co-owners of Still River Editions and Connecticut Photographics, a New Fairfield studio and gallery specializing in fine art digital printing and black and white film processing. They're...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Suzanne Hopgood was walking through the Connecticut Convention Center with Michael Freimuth, explaining to me why Freimuth was picked from 350 applicants to run the new Capital Region Development Authority.
The authority's board, headed by Hopgood,...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 10:52 AM
A closer look at last week's University of Connecticut/Hartford Courant Poll on our state's heated U.S. Senate race raises some interesting questions about who was actually answering the poll questions.
Like, where the hell were all the independent...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 9:31 PM
Unseeded Francesca Dilorenzo of New Albany, Ohio, and No. 10 seed Mia Horvit of Parkland, Fla., have advanced to Sunday's USTA Girls 16 National Clay Court Championships final at Virginia Beach Tennis and Country Club.
They are scheduled to meet at 9 a....