by Christine Stuart and Hugh McQuaid | October 30, 2012 7:53pm
Early estimates show that the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy is “substantially larger” than the damage caused by Tropical Storm Irene, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said Tuesday.
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by Christine Stuart | October 29, 2012 9:49pm
Thousands of people may people may be trapped in their homes because they didn’t heed the state’s evacuation warnings before Monday’s storm surge hit “and our worst fears were being reached,“ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said in a hastily called press conference Monday night around 9:15.
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by Hugh McQuaid | August 27, 2012 7:45pm
On the eve of the one year anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy toured a coastal neighborhood that had been devastated by the storm, calling the progress that’s been made there “pretty darn impressive.”
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by Hugh McQuaid | August 27, 2012 5:30am
This week will mark the one year anniversary of Tropical Storm Irene, the storm that killed two Connecticut residents, swept seaside homes into the ocean, and left hundreds of thousands of people without power.
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by Hugh McQuaid | April 19, 2012 6:24pm
The Senate voted 24-11 on Thursday to pass a bill allowing citizens to sue police who stop people from photographing or videotaping officers in the performance of their duties.
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by Hugh McQuaid | April 19, 2012 1:27pm
The Senate plans to take up two bills Thursday aimed at curbing bad behavior by police. One would strengthen the state’s racial profiling reporting law, while the other make police liable if they stop someone from videotaping them.
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by Caitlin Emma | February 2, 2012 6:30am
When the next hurricane or major snowstorm hits Connecticut, Sen. Majority Leader Martin Looney and his colleagues have an idea that will keep plowers and roofers from ripping people off.
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