November 17, 2015
by Barth Keck | November 17, 2015 10:15pm
November 13, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | November 13, 2015 5:30am
These are dark days for free speech and campus journalism. Just in the last few years, there have been countless examples of campus strife over who can say what and when. One of the latest concerns Wesleyan University in Middletown, where the student government has retaliated against The Argus for publishing an op-ed that was moderately critical of the Black Lives Matter movement.
October 30, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | October 30, 2015 10:00am
Yes, the time of year when election signs are plastered all over town is just about over. Municipal elections are finally here! What should we be watching for on election night 2015?
October 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 5, 2015 4:30am
September 23, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 23, 2015 10:53am
The state Bond Commission is poised to put another $93.7 million on the state credit card next week when it meets to approve a number of projects. The borrowing will bring it within $8.7 million of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s self-imposed, $2.5 billion bond cap for the year.
September 15, 2015
by Christine Stuart | September 15, 2015 3:30pm
State Child Advocate Sarah Eagan on Tuesday released several disturbing surveillance videos showing Department of Children and Families staff using restraint and seclusion on juveniles in custody at the agency’s two locked facilities in Middletown.
August 21, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 21, 2015 1:56pm
Should the Department of Children and Families Connecticut Juvenile Training School be closed? That’s the question lawmakers and state officials tried to answer Friday.
August 18, 2015
by Christine Stuart | August 18, 2015 4:30am
August 14, 2015
by Suzanne Bates | August 14, 2015 6:59am
The children who enter the care of the state, overseen by the Department of Children and Families, are our most vulnerable children, and yet there are state workers who are allowed to continue to work with them even after allegations of abuse.
August 3, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | August 3, 2015 4:30am
The U.S. Marine Corps has announced that its version of the controversial F-35 joint strike fighter is ready for use. The aircraft was developed in part in Connecticut and has been hailed by members of Connecticut’s delegation, some of whom have taken many thousands of dollars in campaign cash from the plane’s developers.