by Cara Rosner | February 2, 2015 4:33pm
Connecticut is one of 13 states that taxes seniors’ Social Security income, a practice Democratic and Republican lawmakers alike are hoping to end.
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by Jhansi Katechia | July 8, 2014 10:31am
Sen. Chris Murphy joined advocates last week in Milford to discuss his bipartisan legislation to reduce “super pollutants.”
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by Hugh McQuaid | May 6, 2014 12:30pm
Horses are not a naturally mischievous or vicious species, according to legislation passed without debate in the Senate early Tuesday morning and sent to the governor’s desk.
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by Brian McCready | February 19, 2014 9:37pm
MILFORD — Gail Uberti likely summed up the feelings of the more than 75 people who packed City Hall to voice their displeasure Wednesday night over soaring utility bills.
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by Christine Stuart | October 28, 2013 1:51pm
The lives of more than 200 Milford residents are still not back to normal a year after Hurricane Sandy displaced them and their families.
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by Hugh McQuaid | October 23, 2013 1:04pm
The state plans to open assistance centers in East Haven, Fairfield, Milford, and Norwalk for homeowners seeking assistance with damages caused by Hurricane Sandy.
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by Hugh McQuaid | July 10, 2013 2:59pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Milford Mayor Benjamin G. Blake held an event Wednesday afternoon to condemn a white supremacist group’s attempt to organize a neighborhood watch in town.
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by Hugh McQuaid | December 12, 2012 4:57pm
Earlier this year, a bipartisan bill that would have required a label on foods that contain genetically modified organisms was tabled for fear it would provoke a lawsuit. At a Wednesday rally, the bill’s proponent, retiring Rep. Richard Roy, said “Let them sue us.”
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by Christine Stuart | February 29, 2012 10:09pm
The state Senate gave final passage to a controversial bill Wednesday that gives towns the ability to zone and regulate solid waste facilities, including a recycling business in Milford.
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by Hugh McQuaid | February 23, 2012 8:11pm
(Updated 9:29 p.m.)With overwhelming support, the House passed an emergency certified bill Thursday night giving towns the ability to zone and regulate solid waste facilities.
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