March 19, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | March 19, 2015 2:46pm
March 17, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | March 17, 2015 4:49pm
March 12, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | March 12, 2015 12:23pm
The way people at the Capitol have been talking this week, you’d think Massachusetts raiding parties had set fire to Suffield. “Massachusetts has declared war on us,” said Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, “and we are going to fight back.” Sen. Cathy Osten, D-Sprague, said, “We will not step aside and let any other state… take jobs away from Connecticut.”
Tags: casinos, foxwoods, mohegan sun, springfield, gambling, Cathy Osten, Bob Duff, Susan Bigelow, MGM, mc
March 10, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | March 10, 2015 1:08pm
March 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | March 5, 2015 6:04pm
February 4, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 4, 2015 1:00pm
The Public Safety and Security Committee will hear public testimony Thursday on a proposal to allow slot machines at existing off-track betting facilities located within five miles of I-91 and I-95.
December 2, 2014
by Kristi Allen | December 2, 2014 12:40am
The Connecticut Public Interest Research Group’s annual Trouble in Toyland report says the group found 24 toys on the market this year that could be hazardous to children because of toxic chemicals, choking or ingestion hazards, or excessive noise.
November 21, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | November 21, 2014 9:00am
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?
Tags: New York, Massachusetts, commuter rail, Rhode Island, regionalism, Susan Bigelow, dh
November 17, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | November 17, 2014 3:14pm
March 4, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 4, 2014 6:29pm
Despite widespread political support for repealing keno this year, the chairman of the Connecticut Lottery Corporation’s board of directors said Tuesday he’s still optimistic lawmakers will choose to allow the corporation to implement the game.