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.
October 7, 2016
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by Christine Stuart | Aug 30, 2016 1:21pm
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(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.
August 24, 2016
Legislative efforts to change how Connecticut regulates alcohol prices have failed over the past three years, so a national liquor retailer is trying to win its argument in federal court.
April 26, 2016
Connecticut primary voters didn’t let this morning’s cold rain keep them away from the polls.
April 1, 2016
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.
March 29, 2016
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
A proposal to drive down alcohol prices in Connecticut drew sharp criticism Tuesday from distillers, distributors, and package stores.
October 13, 2015
Attorney General George Jepsen was busy last week cleaning his West Hartford home, where he will host former President Bill Clinton on Wednesday for a fundraiser.
August 18, 2015
Democrats in Bristol were jubilant on the night of Nov. 6, 2001. On a ticket led by then-Mayor Frank Nicastro, the Democrats had won a clean sweep of the local races.
March 13, 2015
A bill that would provide workers compensation coverage for first responders in Connecticut who suffer post-traumatic stress disorder after witnessing the death of another human being took one step closer to becoming law Thursday.