January 5, 2017
by Susan Bigelow | January 5, 2017 6:30pm
Well, we knew it wasn’t going to be a sunny, positive, or inspirational speech. The only thing to recommend Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s seventh State of the State address is that his budget speech, to be delivered next month, will be a lot worse.
November 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 28, 2016 7:03pm
November 2, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 2, 2016 2:00pm
HARTFORD, CT — In 2010, Bridgeport ran out of ballots. And in 2014 Hartford voters at some polling places were unable to vote first thing in the morning because the official voter check lists had not been delivered on time.
October 7, 2016
by Susan Bigelow | October 7, 2016 10:00am
Just when we all thought the grand idea of burying I-84 in Hartford had been scuttled by the penny-pinching DOT, along comes U.S. Rep. John Larson, D-1st District, with an ambitious plan to build an even bigger tunnel that buries both interstates and extends into East Hartford, all with federal dollars.
Tags: john larson, I-84, I-91, viaduct, Aetna Viaduct, tunnels, hartford, east hartford, Susan Bigelow, DC News Junkie, dh
August 30, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 30, 2016 2:21pm
(Updated Thursday, 2 p.m.) Ridership on the 9.4-mile dedicated busway between New Britain and Hartford has reached another milestone. According to state officials, it has carried over four million riders since its launch on March 28, 2015.
Tags: ctfastrak, James Redeker, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, ridership, New Britain, Hartford, busway, dh
August 24, 2016
by Christine Stuart | August 24, 2016 5:29am
April 26, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | April 26, 2016 12:49pm
April 1, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | April 1, 2016 8:00pm
Standing outside a West Hartford sandwich shop Friday, protesters called on employers to end what they called “the foolish and discriminatory” policy of excluding people with criminal histories from getting a job.
Tags: Business, Civil Liberties, The Economy, Equality, Health Care, Jobs, Labor, Steve Majerus-Collins, dh
March 29, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | March 29, 2016 5:30am
Connecticut has the potential to become a national leader in offering the ultra-high speed Internet that many companies are looking for in an increasingly digitalized business world, according to a new state study.
February 23, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | February 23, 2016 4:07pm
A proposal to drive down alcohol prices in Connecticut drew sharp criticism Tuesday from distillers, distributors, and package stores.