Social Networks We Use

Connecticut Network

Categories

Our Partners

New Haven

May 18, 2016

Families Are Urged Not To Wait To Bring A Foster Child Into Their Home

by Jack Kramer | May 18, 2016 2:08pm

Jack Kramer photo As someone who recently became a foster parent, state Comptroller Kevin Lembo had a simple but strong message to other adults on Wednesday: “Don’t wait.’’

Continue reading "Families Are Urged Not To Wait To Bring A Foster Child Into Their Home" »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

May 17, 2016

New Haven, Hartford Lawmakers Line Up For Number Two Spot In House

by Christine Stuart | May 17, 2016 5:30am

CTNewsJunkie file photo With House Majority Leader Joe Aresimowicz, D-Berlin, seeking a promotion to Speaker of the House, New Haven Rep. Toni Walker and Hartford Rep. Matthew Ritter are lining up to take over his spot as the number two person in the House of Representatives.

Continue reading "New Haven, Hartford Lawmakers Line Up For Number Two Spot In House" »

Tags: , , , , ,

May 4, 2016

Yale Tax Bill Scrapped; Study Next

by Jack Kramer | May 4, 2016 8:24pm

shutterstock Attempts to update legislation that some felt would lead to increasing taxation of properties owned in New Haven by Yale University have been shelved — for now.

Continue reading "Yale Tax Bill Scrapped; Study Next" »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

April 24, 2016

Presidential Candidates Descend on Connecticut

by Staff Report | April 24, 2016 10:21pm

Arnold Gold / New Haven Register Connecticut’s presidential primary is Tuesday, and presidential candidates from both parties campaigned throughout the state this weekend from Bridgeport to New Haven.

Continue reading "Presidential Candidates Descend on Connecticut" »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

April 15, 2016

Municipalities Say Malloy’s Supplemental Budget Will Result In Tax Increases

by Christine Stuart | April 15, 2016 2:26pm

Christine Stuart file photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s second budget proposal released earlier this week would not only reduce education funding for 139 towns, but it would eliminate most of the money lawmakers set aside last year to reduce local property taxes.

Continue reading "Municipalities Say Malloy’s Supplemental Budget Will Result In Tax Increases" »

Tags: , , , ,

April 8, 2016

OP-ED | Why Tax Yale? Because They Have Money

by Terry Cowgill | April 8, 2016 5:30am

shutterstock
It’s been said before that Connecticut has become a national laughing-stock for the perennially ham-handed and futile attempts legislators make to quell our state’s permanent fiscal crisis and create jobs. Unfortunately, the General Assembly’s latest harebrained revenue scheme does little to dispel that image.

Continue reading "OP-ED | Why Tax Yale? Because They Have Money" »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

April 7, 2016

Bill Allowing New Haven To Tax Yale Moves Forward

by Christine Stuart | April 7, 2016 4:33pm

Christine Stuart file photo A bill that would pave the way for the city of New Haven to be able to tax some of Yale University’s property cleared its first hurdle Thursday when it was approved 28-22 by the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee.

Continue reading "Bill Allowing New Haven To Tax Yale Moves Forward" »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

April 5, 2016

With No Legislation, Pot Proponents Informally Push Legalization

by Jack Kramer | April 5, 2016 2:36pm

Jack Kramer photo University of Connecticut student Jennifer Purdon is not shy talking about what she termed Tuesday as her “daily use of cannabis.”

Continue reading "With No Legislation, Pot Proponents Informally Push Legalization" »

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

April 4, 2016

OP-ED | Building A Brighter Future Through Connecticut Urban Center Investment

by Joe DeLong | April 4, 2016 3:18pm

In 2008 while working in the private sector I was guiding a small company through a major expansion. The company offered high end service and retail products that were under tremendous strain from the national economic recession.

Continue reading "OP-ED | Building A Brighter Future Through Connecticut Urban Center Investment" »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

March 23, 2016

Municipal Leaders Seek To Modify Last Year’s Property Tax Relief Without Insulting Lawmakers

by Christine Stuart | March 23, 2016 5:30am

Christine Stuart photo Local officials told the Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee on Tuesday that they’re concerned the state won’t maintain its promise to share sales tax revenue with municipalities because it’s staring down a $900 million deficit in 2017.

Continue reading "Municipal Leaders Seek To Modify Last Year’s Property Tax Relief Without Insulting Lawmakers" »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,