January 20, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 20, 2015 12:44pm
(Updated 6 p.m.) Despite having publicly apologized for his transgression, State Rep. Brandon McGee said Tuesday that he has received death threats from Facebook users since a photo showing his BMW parked illegally in a handicapped spot began circulating on the social networking site.
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January 16, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 16, 2015 4:14pm
HARTFORD — A jury reached a split verdict Friday in former state Sen. Ernie Newton’s corruption trial, finding him guilty of illegal campaign practices, not guilty of witness tampering, and reaching no verdict on two larceny charges.
by Christine Stuart | January 16, 2015 3:17pm
Errors and omissions by Hartford election officials, dysfunctional relationships, a lack of leadership, and the absence of a chain of command contributed to the city of Hartford’s Election Day problems, according to a new report.
January 8, 2015
by Douglas Healey | January 8, 2015 11:50am
The Governor’s Inaugural Ball at the Convention Center in Hartford was full of pomp and pageantry on Wednesday as hundreds came out to celebrate the start of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s second term. Check out Douglas Healey’s photos of the celebration here.
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January 7, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 7, 2015 7:55am
December 20, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 20, 2014 6:40pm
HARTFORD — More than 200 people marched to the state Capitol on Saturday afternoon to make sure no one forgets about the death of Michael Brown, whose shooting by a police officer earlier this year in Ferguson, Missouri, has led to an ongoing series of demonstrations and protests throughout the country.
December 17, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | December 17, 2014 5:30am
December 15, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 15, 2014 5:30am
Turning the old Colt building in Hartford into a national park had been U.S. Rep. John B. Larson’s dream for more than a decade. On Friday, that dream came true when the U.S. Senate gave final passage to the National Defense Authorization Act, which included a provision to turn Coltsville into a national park.
December 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2014 1:38pm
December 8, 2014
by Kristi Allen | December 8, 2014 4:03pm
U.S. Reps. John B. Larson and Richard Neal of Massachusetts toured Union Station in Hartford as part of a three-stop tour Monday promoting updates and investments in the New Haven-to-Springfield rail line. Neal traveled to Hartford from New Haven where he met with U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro. He traveled back to Springfield from Hartford later Monday afternoon.