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  • Cheshire Killer's Attempt To Speed Up Execution Denied

    Cheshire Killer's Attempt To Speed Up Execution Denied
    VERNON — Cheshire home invasion killer Steven Hayes has lost his latest bid to waive his appeals and proceed to execution.
  • Judge denies Connecticut killer's bid to speed up execution

    A Connecticut judge has rejected a request by one of two men convicted in the killings of a mother and her two daughters in a home invasion to drop his remaining appeals and proceed to execution. The Hartford Courant reports (http://cour.at/1dmKn02 )...

    Governor Signs Bill Designating Official State Children's Flower

    HARTFORD — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a bill designating four o'clocks as the official children's state flower in honor of a young girl who was murdered in a home invasion in Cheshire in 2007. The designation is in memory of Michaela Petit,...

    Children's State Flower Named In Michaela Petit's Honor

    Children's State Flower Named In Michaela Petit's Honor
    HARTFORD — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has signed a bill designating four o’clocks as the official children's state flower in honor of a young girl who was murdered in a home invasion in Cheshire in 2007. The designation is in memory of Michaela...

    'Nothing More Rewarding' Than Volunteering, Plainville Woman Says

    'Nothing More Rewarding' Than Volunteering, Plainville Woman Says
    If there were a contest for extreme volunteering, anyone in it would have a hard time competing against Laura LaCombe. Since 1999, LaCombe has assumed various roles as a volunteer for the American Cancer Society, Junior Achievement and the United Way of...