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  • State Prepares For $400 Million I-84 Widening Project In Waterbury

    WATERBURY — Work may begin this year on a $400 million project to widen I-84 at the infamous bottleneck just east of downtown, part of an ambitious five-year plan for highway and bridge improvements across the state, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy...
  • Rowland Indicted In Two Alleged Campaign Finance Schemes

    Rowland Indicted In Two Alleged Campaign Finance Schemes
    Former Gov. John G. Rowland was indicted Thursday on conspiracy and other charges associated with two federal election campaigns, one of them involving a sham contract written to conceal $35,000 he was paid for political advice to congressional...
  • Rowland Maintains Radio Silence On Claim He Was 'Co-Conspirator'

    Rowland Maintains Radio Silence On Claim He Was 'Co-Conspirator'
    HARTFORD — A day after former Gov. John G. Rowland was named in federal court as an alleged co-conspirator in a campaign-financing scheme, he returned to the microphone Tuesday afternoon for his WTIC-AM talk show — but he was mum on the...
  • Husky Nation Divided? Teams Have Different Followers On Twitter

    Husky Nation Divided? Teams Have Different Followers On Twitter
    Husky Nation is a nation divided. With both the men's and women's basketball teams in the NCAA Final Four this year, the Husky colors are flying everywhere, and one might be tempted to assume that everyone in the state is rooting equally for both teams....
  • Obama Urges Increase In Minimum Wage At Rally

    Obama Urges Increase In Minimum Wage At Rally
    NEW BRITAIN — In a campaign-style event, President Barack Obama made a rousing appeal for a higher minimum wage Wednesday at a packed pep rally at Central Connecticut State University, saying that it was "time to give America a raise." That...
  • Connecticut Could Feel Effects Of Possible Russian Sanctions

    Connecticut Could Feel Effects Of Possible Russian Sanctions
    With the United States threatening broad sanctions against the Russian economy, what that would mean for businesses in Connecticut is difficult to tease out. For the state's largest industrial firm, United Technologies Corp., an old-fashioned trade war...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Meals On Wheels With Congresswoman Esty And Mayor Nickerson

    Nancy Nickerson, Farmington's Town Council chair and mayor, set off with Nancy Walker, executive director of Services for the Elderly of Farmington, and Elizabeth Esty, Farmington's representative to the United States Congress, delivered nutritious,...
  • Rep. Esty Calls On New Britain High School Students To Design Apps

    NEW BRITAIN –Congress is encouraging high school students to get involved in computer programming by designing apps for tablets or cell phones, and U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District, wants city students to take part. Esty was at New Britain...
  • Obama llega a Connecticut para rally sobre salarios

    Obama llega a Connecticut para rally sobre salarios
    El Presidente Barack Obama llegó al Aeropuerto Internacional Bradley, poco después del mediodía del miércoles para una concentración vendida en Central Connecticut State University diseñada para fortalecer apoyo a su propuesta de aumentar el salario...
  • Esty Leaving Malloy Administration, But What Will His Legacy Be?

    Esty Leaving Malloy Administration, But What Will His Legacy Be?
    The state-government half of one of Connecticut's political power couples is departing Gov. Malloy's administration and heading back to academia, and there's a real question about what Daniel Esty is leaving in his wake. Esty (husband of U.S. Rep....
  • Sleazy Tobacco Saga Ends With Prison Term

    The curtain falls on one of the sorriest incidents in recent Connecticut political history with the sentencing this week of the last of eight defendants in a campaign finance scandal. Paul Rogers, co-owner of a Waterbury smoke shop, was given six months...