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February 26, 2016

Legislature Mulls Bills to Require Youth Sports to Follow Concussion Protocols

by Jack Kramer | February 26, 2016 2:00pm

Triax Technologies The University of New Haven was way ahead of its college peers when in 2013 it became the first to use Triax Technologies headband collision sensors during athletic competition.

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February 5, 2016

OP-ED | FOI Norwalk Style and No Violins For Shankar

by Terry Cowgill | February 5, 2016 6:30am

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Of all the issues that arise in national, state and municipal government, few of them raise my hackles like public officials who try to block access to information that should be available to the public.

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February 1, 2016

OP-ED | Fate of Norwalk School Board and Democracy Is In The FOI Commission’s Hands

by James H. Smith | February 1, 2016 4:00pm

The state Freedom of Information Commission will decide Feb. 10 whether allegations of discrimination and racism among Norwalk school board members should be made public.

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October 30, 2015

OP-ED | Election 2015: What to Watch for on Election Night

by Susan Bigelow | October 30, 2015 11:00am

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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?

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July 8, 2015

Governor Signs ‘Historic’ Criminal Justice Reforms Into Law

by Elizabeth Regan | July 8, 2015 4:28pm

Elizabeth Regan photo Two bills addressing criminal justice reforms have been signed into law by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in a move addressing disparities in the way citizens are treated by police and the courts.

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July 3, 2015

OP-ED | Stay In Connecticut But Don’t Dismiss Scott’s Message

by Terry Cowgill | July 3, 2015 5:30am

What should we make of a Republican governor from a large state with a relatively strong economy who comes to embattled Connecticut to steal some jobs from us? For starters, we should pay attention and not dismiss him as a publicity seeker. We should not shoot the messenger, who in this case has a rather questionable business career of his own, but rather assess his message.

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June 26, 2015

Florida Governor Makes His Pitch In Norwalk; Organizer Says Event Was Not Political

by Harold Cobin | June 26, 2015 5:06pm

Harold Cobin photo NORWALK — Not shy about his reason for appearing Friday before a group of about 50 Connecticut business owners, Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott asked them what he needs to do to get them to move.

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April 15, 2015

Municipal Leaders Say Struggling Cities and Towns Need State Help

by Elizabeth Regan | April 15, 2015 5:30am

Elizabeth Regan / CTNewsJunkie A delegation of municipal leaders converged Tuesday in Hartford to decry issues such as Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s proposal to cut town aid by $15.5 million and an escalating pattern of unfunded state mandates signed into law.

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June 26, 2014

Healthcare Panelists Discuss Need for Industry to Adapt Or Go the Way of Kodak

by Nancy Guenther Chapman | June 26, 2014 8:30am

Nancy Guenther Chapman / ctnewsjunkie NORWALK — A book urging sick people to question hospital protocols is a factor in the move to reform health care sooner rather than later, Dr. Ryan O’Connell said Wednesday. Patients simply knowing where to go for treatment is another factor, he said.

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June 9, 2014

Blumenthal, Malloy Express Outrage Over Bridge Malfunction

by Christine Stuart | June 9, 2014 11:58am

Photo by NancyonNorwalk.com (Updated 4:35 p.m.) U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy expressed outrage over the malfunctioning 118-year-old Walk Bridge in Norwalk that delayed commuters at least twice in the past two weeks.

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