by Barth Keck | January 12, 2015 10:39am
As my wife and I recently toured the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Mass., I learned something I never knew about the artist: He was painstakingly meticulous when painting his iconic scenes of Americana.
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by Matt DeRienzo | December 29, 2014 6:30am
The newspaper industry needs more experiments in how to grow the revenue that funds local journalism. We’ve lost hundreds of reporters in recent years following the decline in print advertising and circulation, and companies’ failure to replace it with enough digital revenue.
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by Cara Rosner | December 23, 2014 6:30am
Frontier Communications customers got the chance to voice their complaints directly to company officials Monday during a meeting of the state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority.
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by Matt DeRienzo | October 31, 2014 2:00pm
A weekly newspaper in 5th District Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty’s hometown is backing Republican Mark Greenberg’s challenge to the first-term incumbent’s re-election bid.
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by Hugh McQuaid | October 29, 2014 12:00pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s re-election campaign is trying to soften his image with two television ads in the final week before the election.
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by Christine Stuart | October 21, 2014 5:30am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy blamed the media Monday for not convincing his Republican opponent Tom Foley to turn over his state tax returns.
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by Hugh McQuaid | October 20, 2014 5:30am
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley said his decision to pull out of this week’s debate with Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and independent Joe Visconti was the result of a “communication problem” with host NBC 30.
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by Staff Report | October 7, 2014 11:31am
Matt DeRienzo, Digital First Media’s Northeast Regional Editor supervising publications in Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, and Vermont, announced Monday that he is leaving the company and joining CTNewsJunkie for the coming months as an election correspondent.
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by Christine Stuart | October 3, 2014 2:22pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and his Republican challenger Tom Foley touched on a number of policy issues Thursday during their third debate, including gun control.
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by Kristi Allen | October 2, 2014 5:30am
A Hartford attorney filed a complaint with the Federal Communications Commission Wednesday alleging that WTIC-AM 1080 violated federal communications law while they employed former governor and convicted felon John G. Rowland as a talk show host in 2012.
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