September 19, 2014
by Terry D. Cowgill | September 19, 2014 5:29am
They say the road to hell is paved with good intentions. And the saying — or some variation of it — is often true. Newtown was already in a living hell after the Dec. 12, 2012, massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Unfortunately, well wishers who wanted to help the town heal made its agony even worse.
September 18, 2014
by Ellen R. Delisio | September 18, 2014 5:54pm
Determined not only to maintain Connecticut’s status as home to some of the toughest gun laws in the nation but also to continue to promote gun safety, a new political action committee made its endorsements Thursday on the steps of the state Capitol.
September 12, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | September 12, 2014 12:31pm
June 27, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | June 27, 2014 3:28pm
June 20, 2014
by Sarah Darer Littman | June 20, 2014 9:00am
The Task Force to Study the Provision of Behavioral Health Services for Young Adults released its report earlier this week. I underlined one sentence on page iii, several times in red: “The behavioral health care system is not user-friendly for those in need.”
That has got to be the understatement of the year, if not the decade.
April 9, 2014
by Christine Stuart | April 9, 2014 5:23pm
Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton’s decision to end his relationship with Mayors Against Illegal Guns comes just a few days after he was publicly criticized by Second Amendment supporters at a Capitol rally.
March 10, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | March 10, 2014 3:47pm
Senate President Donald Williams voiced strong opposition Monday to legislation restricting public access to recordings of 911 calls, calling the bill “unnecessary,” “counterproductive,” and “destructive.”
by Christine Stuart | March 10, 2014 9:48am
February 14, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | February 14, 2014 5:52pm
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration has concluded it can process without additional legislation some of the late-arriving firearm registration paperwork mailed in by gun owners attempting to comply with a new law.
January 30, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | January 30, 2014 6:23pm