by Christine Stuart | February 12, 2016 2:26pm
Ten Democratic lawmakers, including two from New Haven, are hoping their colleagues will entertain a debate this year about legalizing marijuana for recreational use.
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by Christine Stuart | February 11, 2016 12:04pm
(Updated 3 p.m.) Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Connecticut is prepared to respond to the Zika virus, if it makes it to the Connecticut.
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by Rowan Kane | February 9, 2016 5:23pm
A new report says shelters for domestic violence victims are consistently over capacity and the length of stay has increased drastically over the past seven years.
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by Christine Stuart | February 5, 2016 5:29am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is on board with changing the handicapped parking symbol on signs throughout the state.
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by Rowan Kane | February 4, 2016 3:30pm
The private nonprofit community that takes care of Connecticut’s neediest and disabled residents said Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s budget includes the “most devastating cuts we’ve ever seen.”
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by Christine Stuart | February 4, 2016 5:30am
by Steve Majerus-Collins | February 3, 2016 3:35pm
The state is so desperate to save money that even the dead are taking a hit.
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by Christine Stuart | February 2, 2016 4:27pm
Department of Correction Commissioner Scott Semple is changing how Connecticut’s risk reduction program works in an effort to incentivize good behavior.
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by Steve Majerus-Collins | February 2, 2016 2:21pm
Though officials from Willington and East Windsor are trying to gun down a proposed state police firing range that might be built in one of their towns, municipal leaders elsewhere are trying to snag the proposed $7 million project.
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by Cara Rosner | January 27, 2016 12:51pm
Following mounting safety concerns nationwide about the devices, hoverboards have been banned from Connecticut state college and university campuses, officials announced this week
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