| Feb 18, 2013
| 3:35 PM
When Kevin Witkos proposed legislation to require bicyclists to ride single file on Connecticut roads, he never expected it would land him in the middle of a firestorm.
"I got taken to the woodshed," he now says a little ruefully. "I didn't realize such...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:11 PM
HARTFORD — Less than a week after the Newtown school massacre, state lawmakers are calling for sweeping new restrictions on guns and ammunition — while a key legislative leader says that the Bushmaster semiautomatic rifle used in last Friday's...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 1:05 PM
Students will rise to the level of expectation.
This line from Stand and Deliver, many a teacher's favorite movie, could very well describe the philosophy behind Public Act 12-40, the higher education reform law signed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy earlier...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 8:06 PM
Both chambers of the state legislature voted Wednesday night in favor of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's controversial plan to recruit the nonprofit Jackson Laboratory to Farmington with a $291 million offer to construct a new building and create 300 direct...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 6:41 AM
The good news is that none of Connecticut's metro areas rank among the nation's most dangerous places for people to walk on the roads, according to a new study of pedestrian deaths. (Trust me: You do not want to walk on the road in Orlando, or just...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 2:33 PM
Although the Institute for International Sport says it will still hold its March 10 program at Kingswood Oxford School in West Hartford, a spokeswoman for the school says it is reviewing the program in light of the nonprofit's "business difficulties."...