| Dec 12, 2014
| 3:21 PM
HARTFORD — In the aftermath of recent incidents, including the arrests of firefighters and the death of a firefighter in the line of duty, Mayor Pedro Segarra on Friday appointed a panel of retired city fire chiefs to review the Hartford Fire...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 8:43 AM
HARTFORD — Final congressional approval came Friday for the creation of a Coltsville National Historical Park dedicated to the accomplishments of Samuel Colt and the role that his firearms and factory played in the Industrial Revolution.
| Dec 15, 2014
| 11:45 AM
John Q. Gale, an attorney based in Hartford, filed papers Monday to form an exploratory committee for a possible run for the city's top job.
Gale, a Democrat, said he's considering challenging incumbent Mayor Pedro Segarra (also a Democrat) because...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 1:16 PM
Polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. in Hartford Tuesday.
If you're curious about any of the city-related races for state House and Senate, click here, here, here and here.
The election day voter registration site has been moved to the city hall...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:06 PM
HARTFORD — The city will launch an investigation into Election Day problems at Hartford polls and consider broad reform for the registrars of voters' office.
The council approved two measures on Wednesday aimed at finding out what caused delays of...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 3:39 PM
This question demands an immediate answer: How effective is Hartford's aging flood control system?
It was raised in an Aug. 13 letter from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to city engineer Constantin Banciulescu in which the Corps rated the city's...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 11:37 AM
HARTFORD — The registrars of voters' office needs "a major overhaul" and its Democratic registrar, Olga Vazquez, should resign after issues on Election Day delayed voting at several polling places, Mayor Pedro Segarra said.
In an interview that...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Severely hoarse and running late, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy talked about one of his least controversial policies at the monthly breakfast of the MetroAlliance in Hartford Tuesday: helping new companies start up. He then left without taking questions from...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Now Mayor Pedro Segarra thinks the Hartford registrars of voters' office needs "a major overhaul"? When didn't it?
Mr. Segarra, appearing Sunday on WFSB's "Face the State" program, acknowledged that the office had been plagued with problems for years,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:50 AM
The state Democratic Party is seeking a court order to extend voting in Hartford by an hour after the city failed to have voter registration lists ready when the polls opened.
It is the second straight time an Election Day problem involving Connecticut'...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:06 PM
HARTFORD — Registrars' failure to deliver voting lists on time to several polling places Tuesday morning prompted confusion, anger and a lingering, urgent question: How could this happen?
"Do you have any comment?" Superior Court Judge Carl...