| Nov 25, 2014
| 2:59 PM
MANCHESTER — The board of directors on Tuesday discussed how to balance compassion with the strain on local resources that comes with being a center for state placements of people with mental illness and other problems.
Manchester hosts 65 group...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:14 PM
MANCHESTER — For service to his nation, state and hometown, World War II veteran Ted Cummings will be inducted into the Connecticut Veterans Hall of Fame.
Run by the state Department of Veterans Affairs and Military Department, the Hall of Fame...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Democrats kept their grip on the state Senate on a night of tension and tentative celebration in party headquarters across Connecticut.
Republicans had been optimistic about flipping a few seats and narrowing the Democrats’ 22-14 advantage in...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 2:41 PM
MANCHESTER —The state will not place any more convicted sex offenders in a halfway house that residents have said does not belong in their neighborhood, the state correction commissioner wrote in a letter released Thursday.
"Based on appropriate...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Should the cell tower at Seven J's Farm, off of Candlewood Road in North Glastonbury, become a formal proposal, the Glastonbury Town Council has vowed to apply for intervener status at the state citing council's hearings on the matter.
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:37 AM
GLASTONBURY — The state's economy and budget woes were the main focus of a debate Wednesday night between candidates for the 4th Senate District seat.
Democratic incumbent Steve Cassano of Manchester came to town for the first of two debates with...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 11:53 AM
GLASTONBURY — The Glastonbury Republican Town Committee will open its election headquarters on Sept. 17 with state lieutenant governor candidate Heather Bond Somers headlining the list of attendees.
The headquarters, located at 160 New London...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Gov. Dannell Malloy was among the hundreds of guests and dignitaries at the grand opening celebration for Glastonbury's Riverfront Park Phase II and Boathouse on Sept. 27. Malloy said the project, to which the state contributed $4 million of the $13...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 10:22 AM
On September 11, The Bolton Volunteer Fire Department hosted a ceremony at the fire station that commemorated the 13th anniversary of 9/11 attacks on the U.S. Several guest speakers shared their memories of the tragic event.
Speakers included First...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 7:27 PM
HARTFORD — The state is investing $1.55 billion in tax dollars at the University of Connecticut over the next 10 years to bolster research programs and facilities, hire faculty and establish partnerships with the business community.
| Apr 24, 2011
Up to now, the Connecticut General Assembly has never approved any of the bills offered in recent years that would enable cities and towns to install cameras at red lights and collect fines by mailing tickets to violators.
But this year's bill —...