by Jack Kramer | January 13, 2017 5:30am
GUILFORD, CT — Sue Kruczek didn’t know that when she began talking a year ago about how her son died of a drug overdose at the age of 20 that she would become one of the go to spokespeople on the opioid epidemic plaguing the state of Connecticut.
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by Jack Kramer | October 24, 2016 9:00am
GUILFORD, CT — Rep. Sean Scanlon, D-Guilford, got a little help from American Idol winner Nick Fradiani in promoting this year’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
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by Jack Kramer | September 1, 2016 4:30am
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy says he would understand if his fellow senators believe “he might be getting a little showy.”
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by Jack Kramer | August 30, 2016 11:00am
A growing number of police departments in the state are using their properties to provide a safe exchange area for residents who buy and sell products on internet websites, especially Craigslist.
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by Christine Stuart | August 10, 2016 3:17pm
(Updated 7:51 p.m.) When Tom Banisch filed an election complaint against Sen. Ted Kennedy Jr.’s campaign on Oct. 27, 2014, Banisch, then the Madison RTC chairman, expected that the matter would be settled before the 2016 election.
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by Jack Kramer | July 20, 2016 2:38pm
Two Connecticut men who made a film tracking a recovery high school in Houston over the course of two years said Connecticut needs to jump on board if it’s serious about battling drug addiction.
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by Jack Kramer | June 28, 2016 4:30am
The race for the 12th District State Senate seat will be a rematch, but according to the incumbent it won’t involve as much money as it did in 2014.
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by Max Moran | June 7, 2016 2:44pm
Today was the last day that August Wolf, who wants a chance to compete for the Republican nomination for the U.S. Senate, has to submit signatures to local election officials.
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by Jack Kramer | June 7, 2016 11:03am
For more than a year a familiar site on the south side of the Guilford Green, right across the street from the iconic Page Hardware store, has been the Taqueria Cinco food truck.
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by Jack Kramer | March 21, 2016 4:30pm
The Public Health Committee voted unanimously Monday in favor of two bills designed to address what many on the committee referred to as the “opioid crisis’’ in the state of Connecticut.
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