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Friday 11/13/2020
uconn-places-all-dormitories-under-quarantine UConn places all dormitories under quarantine
icon Posted: 13 November 2020 [12:53 PM]

STORRS - The University of Connecticut on Friday placed all dormitories under quarantine at its main campus because of rising coronavirus infections,…

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Connecticut National Guard joins power repair efforts as anger mounts
icon Posted: 07 August 2020 [08:36 PM]

EAST HARTFORD - The Connecticut National Guard joined over 1,750 utility crews in Connecticut on Friday in efforts to clear trees and restore power to more than 400,000 homes and businesses still in the dark, as frustration continued to grow…

Tuesday 07/14/2020
Four more states added to CT, NY, NJ virus quarantine list
icon Posted: 14 July 2020 [08:33 PM]

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced four more states are on New York, New Jersey and Connecticut's quarantine list on Tuesday as governors there sought to contain the spread of COVID-19 from regions of the country where…

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June eyed for start of reopening for Connecticut businesses
icon Posted: 24 April 2020 [08:28 PM]

ASSOCAITED PRESS HARTFORD - Connecticut could possibly begin a multi-step process of loosening restrictions on businesses and gatherings by June, a co-chairman of Gov. Ned Lamont’s advisory committee said Thursday. Indra Nooyi, a former CEO of Pepsi, said the Reopen…

Friday 03/20/2020
Monday 03/16/2020
Closing 'sovereign' tribal casinos is a tricky issue for Lamont
icon Posted: 16 March 2020 [08:51 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Businesses across Connecticut, from the sprawling Mohegan Sun casino to small, independently owned Pilates studios, were preparing to shut down or curtail their services Monday to comply with a new restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of…

Torrington man charged with threatening to kill Schiff
icon Posted: 16 March 2020 [08:41 PM]

BRIDGEPORT (AP) - A Connecticut man has been charged with threatening California Rep. Adam Schiff in a posting on the congressman’s website, federal authorities announced Monday. Robert Phelps, 62, of Torrington, was arrested Friday on a charges of threatening to…

Sunday 03/15/2020
lamont-orders-schools-closed-amid-outbreak Lamont orders schools closed amid outbreak
icon Posted: 15 March 2020 [07:50 PM]

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Public schools in Connecticut must close beginning Tuesday for at least two weeks to help fight the spread…

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Elderly New Canaan man is state's 3rd coronavirus victim
icon Posted: 11 March 2020 [09:18 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) -A third case of COVID-19 was diagnosed Wednesday in an elderly New Canaan man. State epidemiologist Matthew Cartter said that person had no known contact with anyone who had the virus and is considered to be the…

Tuesday 03/10/2020
Five named in connection with Mohegan Sun blackjack scam
icon Posted: 10 March 2020 [08:27 PM]

UNCASVILLE (AP) - Two blackjack players and three dealers conspired to cheat a Connecticut casino operated by the Mohegan tribe out of over $100,000 in 2018, according to tribal police. Three of the five people named in court documents have…

statewide-coronavirus-emergency-declared Statewide coronavirus emergency declared
icon Posted: 10 March 2020 [08:04 PM]

with Herald reports HARTFORD - Gov. Ned Lamont declared a public health and civil preparedness emergency Tuesday in response to the coronavirus.…

Monday 03/09/2020
Hartford fire started with hand sanitizer, police say
icon Posted: 09 March 2020 [08:54 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - A Connecticut woman accused of starting an apartment building fire that left a man dead and dozens of residents injured sparked the blaze by throwing a flaming bottle of hand sanitizer at her girlfriend during an argument,…

Friday 03/06/2020
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Sexual abuse verdict against New Haven rabbi upheld
icon Posted: 03 March 2020 [08:43 PM]

NEW HAVEN (AP) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a $21.7 million verdict against a Connecticut rabbi accused of repeatedly sexually abusing a teenage boy in the early 2000s. A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court…

Monday 03/02/2020
'Preparedness, but not panic' is surgeon general's coronavirus advice
icon Posted: 02 March 2020 [08:25 PM]

ROCKY HILL (AP) - Surgeon General Jerome Adams called for caution but “not panic” over the spread of the new coronavirus during a stop Monday in Connecticut, where state officials urged the federal government to increase spending on health agencies…

Thursday 02/27/2020
Appeal of gag order in Dulos case dismissed
icon Posted: 27 February 2020 [08:49 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - The Connecticut Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal of a gag order that a judge imposed in the case of Fotis Dulos, who died after a suicide attempt last month while accused of killing his estranged wife.…

Wednesday 02/26/2020
'Clean slate' bill goes further to erase Connecticut criminal records
icon Posted: 26 February 2020 [08:34 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - A bill unveiled Wednesday would go further than a previous proposal and expand the kinds of convictions that can be erased from criminal records in Connecticut. The legislation announced by lawmakers and the American Civil Liberties Union…

Tuesday 02/25/2020
39 states, including Connecticut, probing Juul marketing tactics
icon Posted: 25 February 2020 [09:06 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Investigators from 39 states will look into the marketing and sales of vaping products by Juul Labs, including whether the company targeted youths and made misleading claims about nicotine content in its devices, officials announced Tuesday. Attorneys…

Monday 02/24/2020
Committee passes vaccination bill, grandfathering in existing exemptions
icon Posted: 24 February 2020 [09:01 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - A legislative committee voted Monday to advance legislation that would eliminate the state’s religious exemption for certain childhood vaccines, despite vocal opposition from hundreds of parents and children who packed the Connecticut Capitol complex in hopes of…

Thursday 02/20/2020
Wednesday 02/19/2020
lamont-drops-highway-toll-proposal Lamont drops highway toll proposal
icon Posted: 19 February 2020 [08:20 PM]

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont announced Wednesday he is dropping his plan for highway tolls for trucks, expressing frustration…

Monday 02/17/2020
Hearing on vaccine exemption legislation Wednesday in Hartford
icon Posted: 17 February 2020 [08:11 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Connecticut lawmakers will hear again from the public about the latest proposal to eliminate the state’s religious exemptions from certain vaccines for public school students. The General Assembly’s Public Health Committee is scheduled to hold a public…