Recent Comments

Breeze wrote:
Visconti Tries To Steer Opponents Toward Budget Deficit: “Astanvet - this is getting excruciatingly remedial. Words have meaning.…”
Politijoe wrote:
Candidates Squabble Over Tax Returns: “Breeze thank you for being the voice of reason in…”
Joebigjoe wrote:
Malloy, Foley Both Promise To Hold Towns Harmless: “Woweeeee Jim, I want some of what you’re taking. I’m…”

Social Networks We Use

Categories

CT Tech Junkie Feed

Video Review | Fujitsu ScanSnap ix100 Mobile Document Scanner
Oct 12, 2014 3:35 pm
Fujitsu’s ScanSnap scanners are known for scanning large volumes of documents quickly while capturing both sides of a...more »
Video | iPhone 6 Review - Is it worth the upgrade?
Sep 20, 2014 8:26 am
The release of a new iPhone has almost become an Autumn holiday — especially for the hundreds of eager customers who more »

Our Partners

Middletown

September 18, 2014

Labor Unions Question Foley’s Business Record in Pennsylvania

by Christine Stuart | September 18, 2014 4:51pm

Christine Stuart photo The Democratic Party and labor leaders spent Thursday afternoon reminding Connecticut voters about what happened at a manufacturing company in Pennsylvania once owned by Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley.

Continue reading "Labor Unions Question Foley’s Business Record in Pennsylvania" »

Tags: , , , , , ,

June 20, 2014

Senators Cite Increase in Accidents, Say Limit on Truckers’ Hours Should Stand

by Jhansi Katechia | June 20, 2014 9:31pm

Jhansi Katechia / CTNewsJunkie MIDDLETOWN — The June 7 accident on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one person and injured comedian Tracy Morgan and several others should have been a wake-up call for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday.

Continue reading "Senators Cite Increase in Accidents, Say Limit on Truckers’ Hours Should Stand" »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

May 30, 2014

Bond Commission Approves $570 Million in Borrowing

by Hugh McQuaid | May 30, 2014 1:07pm

The State Bond Commission released about $570 million in borrowing during a Friday meeting, including funding for a new courthouse in Torrington, state assistance for businesses, and bonding for projects sought by lawmakers.

Continue reading "Bond Commission Approves $570 Million in Borrowing" »

Tags: ,

April 10, 2014

State Struggles To House Transgender Youth

by Hugh McQuaid | April 10, 2014 5:30am

istockphoto State prison officials were grappling Wednesday to establish a new policy for housing transgender inmates following a court order handing the Correction Department custody of a transgender minor.

Continue reading "State Struggles To House Transgender Youth" »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

March 13, 2014

OP-ED | Locked Girls’ Facility to Open Despite Questions

by Susan Bigelow | March 13, 2014 9:09pm

CASSANDRA DAY / MIDDLETOWN PRESS / 21ST CENTURY DIGITAL

On March 19, the Department of Children and Families will be opening a 12-bed, locked treatment facility in Middletown for some of the most at-risk girls in the system. Questions remain, however, as to whether it’s a needed addition to the state’s treatment network, or just a symptom of a broken system.

Continue reading "OP-ED | Locked Girls’ Facility to Open Despite Questions" »

Tags: , , , , , ,

January 15, 2014

Foley Stops Short of Calling For Repeal of 2013 Gun Laws

by Hugh McQuaid | January 15, 2014 12:18am

Hugh McQuaid photo Republican Tom Foley told hundreds of Connecticut gun owners that he would veto future gun control restrictions if he is elected governor. But he disappointed some gun owners Tuesday night when he stopped short of calling for repeal.

Continue reading "Foley Stops Short of Calling For Repeal of 2013 Gun Laws" »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

January 3, 2014

Advocates Not In Favor of Expanding Juvenile Detention

by Hugh McQuaid | January 3, 2014 6:30am

Hugh McQuaid Photo Although U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is hoping to make federal policy out of Connecticut’s successes in juvenile justice, he and several child welfare advocates are hoping the state scraps its plan to establish a new locked facility for girls.

Continue reading "Advocates Not In Favor of Expanding Juvenile Detention" »

Tags: , , ,

December 10, 2013

Democratic Donor Introduces Malloy At Breakfast

by Christine Stuart | December 10, 2013 1:59pm

Christine Stuart photo An utility company executive who donated $1,500 to the Connecticut Democratic Party’s federal account in October introduced Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Tuesday morning at the Middlesex Chamber of Commerce breakfast.

Continue reading "Democratic Donor Introduces Malloy At Breakfast" »

Tags: , , , , ,

December 9, 2013

Can Government Help Create Jobs?

by Christine Stuart | December 9, 2013 1:17pm

Christine Stuart photo The headline of this story was the question posed to a group of panelists Monday at the “CT at Work” conference sponsored by the Connecticut Humanities Council at Wesleyan University.

Continue reading "Can Government Help Create Jobs?" »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

November 12, 2013

Police Union Asks for Malloy’s Help With Favoritism Allegations, Dash Cam Erasure

by Christine Stuart | November 12, 2013 6:30pm

Christine Stuart photo Concerned about alleged favoritism and the decision by one police commander to erase video and audio recorded by his dashboard camera, the state police union reached out to Gov. Dannel. P. Malloy for help Tuesday.

Continue reading "Police Union Asks for Malloy’s Help With Favoritism Allegations, Dash Cam Erasure" »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,