May 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 10, 2016 11:53am
Local elected officials said Tuesday that state lawmakers can’t claim they will pass a budget later this week without a tax increase because the reduction in municipal aid coupled with the lack of structural changes will cause property taxes to increase.
February 25, 2016
by Christine Stuart | February 25, 2016 1:12pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Education Commissioner Dianna Wentzell announced Thursday that they are eliminating one component of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium test for students in grades three through eight.
Tags: Mark Waxenberg, Dianna Wentzell, SBAC, testing, Cromwell, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, dh
December 17, 2015
by Christine Stuart | December 17, 2015 6:00pm
Just as quickly as Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy told reporters he hadn’t ruled out running for a third term, a Republican lawmaker said she would introduce legislation to limit gubernatorial terms to two.
December 16, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 16, 2014 10:31am
CROMWELL — Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy tried his best to put a contentious re-election campaign behind him Tuesday as he addressed the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce.
October 31, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | October 31, 2014 4:30am
May 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | May 9, 2014 2:57pm
CROMWELL — The Connecticut Business and Industry Association’s vice president of government affairs told a group of business executives Friday that the business community had one win, one loss, and blocked a lot of “bad” bills during the 2014 legislative session.
Tags: Bonnie Stewart, CBIA, CPA, Camille Murphy, deficit, retirements, pension, business, economy, dh
May 7, 2014
by Ellen R. Delisio | May 7, 2014 2:17pm
The immediate and logical result of the terrorist attack at the 2013 Boston Marathon that left three people dead and 264 injured was an exponential increase in security measures for this year’s race, which took place April 21 without incident.