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November 23, 2014

Retailers Anticipate Improved Sales for 2014 Holiday Season

by Cara Rosner | November 23, 2014 1:43pm

shutterstock While holiday displays and merchandise starting popping up in some stores as early as August this year, retailers are officially bracing for big business now that the holiday season is ramping up in earnest.

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November 21, 2014

Child Advocate Report: Yale’s Psych Recommendations for Lanza Weren’t Sent or Included in Ed Records

by Christine Stuart | November 21, 2014 4:46pm

Even though the parents of the gunman who took the lives of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School allowed doctors from Yale to share information with the school system, not all of the information was transmitted, according to a new report Friday from the Office of the Child Advocate.

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Republicans Call For Special Session On Budget Deficit

by Hugh McQuaid | November 21, 2014 4:25pm

Hugh McQuaid Photo Republican lawmakers called upon Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday to convene a special legislative session to address a shortfall in the state budget, which Republicans believe is larger than the administration has acknowledged.

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OP-ED | Early Childhood Education is Not the Panacea You Might Think It Is

by Suzanne Bates | November 21, 2014 10:00am

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The early childhood lobby wants you to believe that getting children in school a year earlier is going to lead to big educational gains for our schoolchildren — especially our economically disadvantaged schoolchildren — but the research does not support that claim.

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Consumers File 840 Complaints Against Frontier

by Cara Rosner | November 21, 2014 9:10am

Nearly one month after the conversion from AT&T to Frontier Communications, more than 840 Connecticut customers have filed written complaints with the state about the changeover.

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OP-ED | Looking Beyond Connecticut’s Borders

by Susan Bigelow | November 21, 2014 8:00am

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If you live in Connecticut you live with — and surprisingly close to — state borders. In fact, no matter where you go in our state, you’re never more than about 50 miles away from either New York, Massachusetts, or Rhode Island. So why do we continually treat the state lines as if they’re the edge of the world?

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Greater New Haven Undocumented Immigrants Cheer Obama Action

by Mary E. O'Leary | November 21, 2014 7:52am

New Haven Register After almost eight years in the country, Jose Luis Piscil is in deportation proceedings, but hopes he can qualify to stay here and raise his two American children.

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OP-ED | Malloy’s Journey From Porcupine To Alfred E. Neuman

by Terry D. Cowgill | November 21, 2014 5:30am

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It’s breathtaking the extent to which candidates for office will go to hide bad news. In Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s case, it’s not immediately clear whether, in advance of his re-election this month, he deliberately hid from view a projected budget deficit of almost $100 million, but the timing is certainly convenient.

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November 20, 2014

Malloy Makes Cuts To DCF, Higher Ed

by Hugh McQuaid | November 20, 2014 4:31pm

Hugh McQuaid Photo (Updated at 6:43 pm) Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration called Thursday for cuts to the Children and Families Department, higher education, and other agencies as part of $54.6 million in rescissions, designed to help close a $99.5 million budget deficit.

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State Adds Jobs In October

by Hugh McQuaid | November 20, 2014 11:51am

Labor Department The state added around 3,600 jobs in October while the unemployment rate held steady at 6.4 percent, according to a report released Thursday by the Labor Department.

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