| Dec 28, 2011
| 1:30 PM
The Grimm Generation has been a fixture in the more geographically distant Connecticut clubs over the past year, but they've yet to make it to Fairfield County. Until now. The duo is comprised of Carmen Champagne on vocals and Jason Krug on guitar (he...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 12:16 PM
The ugly police abuse scandal in East Haven has finally lit some serious fires under state lawmakers and Gov. Dannel Malloy, who promised Wednesday that Connecticut’s 12-year-old anti-racial profiling law would at last be enforced.
| Jan 7, 2012
| 4:42 PM
FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Seventeen more Haitian men are suing a convicted American aid worker and affiliated institutions for sexual abuse they say they suffered while living at a charitable school intended to feed, clothe, educate and house the needy.
| Jan 10, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Former history teacher Stephen Flanagan's way of interacting with female students was "touchy" and "creepy," according to a New Milford High School human resources official. Flanagan (who retired amid parent complaints) was fond of rubbing girls' backs...
| Jan 14, 2012
| 9:36 PM
The Chesapeake Bayhawks added nine rookies in the Major League Lacrosse college draft Friday night in Philadelphia, including long-stick midfielder CJ Costabile with the fifth selection overall and former McDonogh goalie Tyler Fiorito five picks later....
| Jul 25, 2011
| 12:08 PM
We applaud Gov. Martin O'Malley for his bravery in standing with lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Marylanders as he throws his support behind marriage equality ("O'Malley to back same-sex marriage, July 23). In doing so, Governor O'Malley risks the...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 11:33 AM
A highly controversial federal immigration deportation program called Secure Communities is about to go statewide in Connecticut, and the prospect has state officials warning they may not go along with everything the feds want to do.
S-Comm, as it’...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Like many politicians, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton utilizes social media. In fact, throughout one recent Thursday, he sent out more than 40 tweets. Boughton's ceaseless Twitter postings do address city issues but just as often the 44-year-old mayor...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 12:51 PM
“Illegal immigrants are terrorists,” shouted one of 30 or so counter-protestors to a rally in East Haven calling for unity in light of the police racial-profiling scandal. (Other heckles included, “Go home” and, of course, “...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:45 AM
The butt-ugly, Super Pac-polluted landscape of the Republican presidential primary battlefield may be the best argument yet for liberals who want a constitutional amendment to overturn “Citizens United.”
That’s the code name for the...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Bryan Brouillard, whose wealthy parents' lawyers got him off on an attempted murder charge with an insanity defense in 2001, has now hired some more lawyers to sue the state over his six-year confinement, reports the Hartford Courant. Before he was 20,...