| Apr 1, 2014
| 12:13 PM
What is it about John Rowland that makes him think he won’t be caught? He’s been vilified as a crook, resigned the governor’s office in disgrace, spent 10 months in federal prison, claims he’s found religion and is given a fairly...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 5:31 PM
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...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 4:09 PM
WHAT DO YOU THINK? CLICK TO CAST YOUR VOTE! (Note: This is an unscientific poll.)
Former Gov. John Rowland is in hot soup again. He had stepped down as governor in 2004 and spent time in prison for political corruption -- selling his office for trips,...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 7:53 PM
HARTFORD — Former Gov. John G. Rowland, identified Monday in federal court as a co-conspirator in an alleged campaign financing scheme, announced Thursday that he was leaving as WTIC-AM's afternoon talk-show host.
"Today will be my last show as...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 8:34 PM
STORRS — The first call Geno Auriemma got after he won his first national championship in 1995 wasn't from President Clinton, Governor John Rowland or Jim Calhoun.
It was from St. Joseph's coach Phil Martelli.
"He was one of the first guys on...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 3:51 PM
From Supreme Court Chief Justice Chase T. Rogers on down, almost everyone thinks there is room for improvement in the guardian ad litem process the family courts use in contested divorce cases.
Some are angrily calling for radical reform. The need,...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 1:11 PM
I think Martha Dean's Republican gubernatorial campaign strategy will be quite simple. Get embarrassingly negative (if that's possible) attention for all the gun owners in Connecticut. If you don't think those folks are riled up now, you will when she...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 3:05 AM
Morgan Gardner Bulkeley IV, accomplished artist and sculptor, Red Sox fan, last in the direct genealogical line with that distinctly Hartford name, visited the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., for the first time in the summer of 2012.
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:51 AM
John Rowland again.
The felonious former governor, The Courant confirmed Tuesday, has hired a high-flying Washington, D.C., law firm to represent him in the ominous federal criminal investigation of Rowland's furtive role in Simsbury Republican Lisa...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Connecticut is a one-party state.
Unaffiliated residents form the largest group of voters, Democrats next and Republicans dead last. Every major office is held by the Democrats, who also control both houses of the General Assembly. How did this happen...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 12:56 PM
Gov. Dannel Malloy Wednesday signed into law legislation that good government types are warning will bring "an influx of 'dark money' into our political system."
In other words, welcome back Corrupticut.
Malloy issued a statement blaming his action...