March 20, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | March 20, 2015 5:30am
Why are Connecticut residents so quick to dump on their state? Richard Sugarman, founding president of the Connecticut Forum, raised precisely that question last week in a Courant op-ed. Unfortunately, Sugarman mostly sung Connecticut’s praises and never really got around to answering the question posed in his lead, so I’m happy to do it for him.
March 17, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | March 17, 2015 10:28am
March 12, 2015
by Christine Stuart | March 12, 2015 5:24pm
February 26, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | February 26, 2015 10:24pm
February 25, 2015
by Christine Stuart | February 25, 2015 5:06pm
February 6, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | February 6, 2015 12:30pm
Two state lawmakers are seeking to legalize and tax the sale of recreational marijuana in Connecticut. They want it to be seen as a revenue generator and boon to the state’s economy.
Tags: Edwin Vargas, Juan Candelaria, New Haven, Hartford, marijuana, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, drugs, dh, js
January 20, 2015
by Christine Stuart | January 20, 2015 1:44pm
(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.
Tags: Brandon McGee, Capitol Avenue, Hartford, Facebook, death threat, social media, dh
January 16, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 16, 2015 5:14pm
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 4:17pm
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 12:50pm
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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