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October 30, 2015

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

by Susan Bigelow | Oct 30, 2015 10:00am
Posted to: Analysis | Election 2015 | Opinion | Bridgeport | Fairfield | Hartford | Meriden | Middletown | New Britain | Norwalk | Stonington | Trumbull

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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 | Jul 8, 2015 3:28pm
Posted to: Civil Liberties | Equality | Juvenile Justice | Law Enforcement | Public Health | Poverty | Public Safety | State Budget | Bridgeport | New London | Norwalk

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 | Jul 3, 2015 4:30am
Posted to: Analysis | Business | Economic Development | The Economy | Jobs | Opinion | State Budget | Taxes | State Capitol | Norwalk

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 | Jun 26, 2015 4:06pm
Posted to: Business | Town News | Norwalk | Local Politics | State Budget

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 | Apr 15, 2015 4:30am
Posted to: Town News | Hartford | Litchfield | Norwalk | Norwich | Portland | State Budget | Taxes | State Capitol

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 | Jun 26, 2014 7:30am
Posted to: Business | Education | Health Care | Norwalk

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 | Jun 9, 2014 10:58am
Posted to: Congress | State Capitol | Transportation | Norwalk

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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February 19, 2014

For Malloy, Town Halls Are Practice For The Campaign

by Christine Stuart | Feb 19, 2014 9:59pm
Posted to: Election 2014 | Norwalk

Christine Stuart photo NORWALK — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s town hall meeting in Norwalk was somewhat similar to dozens he’s held in past years, but Wednesday’s was different.

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February 18, 2014

Malloy Launches Town Hall Tour, But Not Campaign

by Christine Stuart | Feb 18, 2014 9:53am
Posted to: Election 2014 | Town News | Norwalk | Local Politics

CTNJ file photo (Updated 2:15 p.m.) He’s not officially running for re-election, but Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is not concerned about his party’s chances in November.

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December 13, 2013

Bond Commission Approves Money For Home Repair Company

by Hugh McQuaid | Dec 13, 2013 1:51pm
Posted to: State Budget | Taxes | State Capitol | Norwalk | Stamford

HomeServe USA press release In its last meeting of the year, the state Bond Commission approved $1 million in borrowing Friday to help an emergency home repair company move its headquarters from Stamford to Norwalk.

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