March 29, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | March 29, 2013 12:59pm
Town governments are hoping a renewed focus on municipal mandate relief will see the passage of long-sought changes to expensive legal notice publishing requirements.
March 27, 2013
by Christine Stuart | March 27, 2013 1:51pm
March 13, 2013
by Christine Stuart | March 13, 2013 2:32pm
Wednesday was Women’s Day at the state Capitol. It was time for women to discuss public policy and celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women. But that’s not exactly the message Fox 61 Connecticut conveyed during its morning broadcast, which had women’s groups calling for the removal of the story and an apology.
March 6, 2013
by Megan Merrigan | March 6, 2013 6:30am
March 5, 2013
by Megan Merrigan | March 5, 2013 1:47pm
Facing the prospect of ending their 117 year run, the University of Connecticut’s student run daily newspaper, the Daily Campus, was relieved to have their proposed $6 fee increase approved at last week’s Board of Trustees meeting.
February 22, 2013
by Terry D. Cowgill | February 22, 2013 6:30am
Few politicians are saints. Many are hacks who couldn’t get a job doing anything else. But most are somewhere in between. There is no better example of that simple rule than former-senator-turned lobbyist Christopher J. Dodd.
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February 14, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | February 14, 2013 11:35pm
February 8, 2013
by Terry D. Cowgill | February 8, 2013 6:30am
From Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s First Five program to helping billionaire hedge fund owners, crony capitalism is alive and well in Connecticut. But who would have thought newspapers would be lining up to keep their share of the goodies?
February 7, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | February 7, 2013 5:11pm
Is a watchdog agency independent if it answers to an administration and shares legal staff with other agencies? It’s a question some agency heads are asking after having a look at the governor’s two-year budget and its accompanying legislation.
February 1, 2013
by Hugh McQuaid | February 1, 2013 3:59pm
The Hartford Courant’s publisher testified before a skeptical Planning and Development Committee on Friday in opposition to two bills that would remove a requirement that towns post their legal notices in a daily newspaper.