| Oct 6, 2014
| 9:59 AM
With scientific advances in DNA and more surveillance cameras than ever, crime in Connecticut has dropped to its lowest levels in more than 40 years.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hailed the drop Monday during a news conference at the state Capitol in Hartford...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:40 PM
HARTFORD — With significant advances in DNA testing and more surveillance cameras than ever, crime in Connecticut has dropped to its lowest levels in more than 40 years.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hailed the drop Monday during a news conference at...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Has the state solved the Seaside problem, or bungled it again?
Seaside, so-called because it was once the Seaside Sanatorium and later the Seaside Regional Center, is an exquisite 32-acre shoreline property in Waterford with two major historic buildings...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has done something, unlike Gov. M. Jodi Rell, who accomplished little. Unfortunately, Malloy buried middle-class taxpayers with huge tax increases, thereby lowering the quality of life.
Connecticut has been rated has the third...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:42 PM
WEST HARTFORD — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Republican business executive Tom Foley clashed Tuesday night on the economy, jobs and state spending in their second major televised debate.
In a one-hour broadcast in front of a live audience at the...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Our politics are mired in gridlock, in large part due to party loyalty. No matter what, we vote for our party. In recent years in Connecticut, neither party has distinguished itself.
On taxes, Gov. Lowell Weicker Jr. put in the state income tax; Gov....
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Neighbors just south of downtown Hartford cheered when apartments and homes replaced a rundown public housing complex and when townhouses rose on a barren, vacant lot.
But those improvements in the Sheldon-Charter Oak neighborhood are overshadowed by the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:29 PM
HARTFORD — For weeks, Republican gubernatorial hopeful John McKinney has scolded Gov. Dannel P. Malloy for having "raided nearly $190 million" from a major transportation fund to shore up holes in the state budget.
In public campaign events,...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:13 PM
As the letters flow in from Connecticut residents claiming they are leaving the state because they cannot afford it here, let me remind everyone before this next election for governor that it was longtime Republican Lowell Weicker, who ran for governor as...
| Aug 31, 2014
| 4:15 AM
The fight for the Connecticut governorship between Republican Tom Foley and incumbent Democrat Dannel P. Malloy has generated significant national attention and, behind the curtain, attracted seasoned political operatives to both campaigns.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 1:49 PM
WETHERSFIELD - For the past three decades, Connecticut governors have touted the amount of money they have spent on transportation.
After the Mianus River Bridge collapsed and killed three motorists on Interstate 95 in Cos Cob in 1983, Gov. William A. O'...