| Mar 27, 2015
| 3:28 PM
ENFIELD – On April 4, friends and family of Ana Grace Marquez-Greene will host the third annual Dance for Ana with Love Family Day Fundraiser in honor of Ana, who died in the Sandy Hook massacre in December 2012.
Ana Grace came from a very musical...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 9:47 AM
The leaders of large corporations have not generally been at the vanguard of civil rights movements in this country. The average CEO is usually more concerned about stock valuations and quarterly dividends than about fighting discrimination. And when...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 12:27 PM
Did you know that Barack Obama is a secret member of ISIS?
And that members of Congress get full pay for life?
And that all Americans have to surrender their guns next year, thanks to Obamacare?
Is all that true? Of course. I know because I read...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 2:07 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Lawmakers are shooting for looser restrictions on firearms – and so far, their bills are finding favor in the capital despite opposition from campus groups.
A shooting at Florida State University in November prompted...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 3:47 PM
HARTFORD — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy pledged Friday that recommendations from a commission convened in response to the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting would guide future policy decisions.
"This is not about who, what, when, where things...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 6:52 PM
Fox News host Bill O’Reilly defended himself Wednesday night against a new charge that he misrepresented his record as a war correspondent, this time during the civil war in El Salvador.
Media Matters, a nonprofit organization that monitors...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 11:45 AM
Lake Forest teachers soon will have a cellphone app that operates like a panic button, letting them alert police and administrators and track students in case of emergency.
At a school board meeting Monday night, members of the District 67 board of...
| Feb 23, 2015
| 6:55 PM
GLASTONBURY — The board of education began a review Monday of policies that deal with electronic cigarettes, school security and vending machines.
Every few months, the board updates various policies to account for recent legislation or deal with...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 3:19 PM
HARTFORD - A Venezuelan citizen pleaded guilty in Hartford to threatening Thursday in scores of telephone calls he made to people in Newtown after disturbed gunman Adam Lanza shot and killed 26 people two years ago, including 20 first graders at Sandy...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 5:06 PM
The lawsuit filed Monday by victims of the Sandy Hook school shooting, seeking to hold liable the manufacturer of the Bushmaster AR-15 used in the massacre, will test the 2005 federal law designed to protect gun companies by using an exemption normally...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 12:43 PM
The first battle in the lawsuit brought by the families of some of the victims of the Newtown school shooting will be fought over whether the case will be heard in federal or state court.
The families' lawyers have filed a motion to move the civil...