Every other year during election season, I go to a specific corner near my home in Enfield and take pictures of the election signs that campaigns have posted there. I’ve been doing this for 12 years, now, and I’ve chronicled seven different elections.
October 28, 2016
April 8, 2016
You probably wouldn’t think of a prison as your home, if you happened to be locked up in one. But when the state draws legislative districts and figures out funding for towns, that’s exactly how they see it.
April 2, 2016
ENFIELD — Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Friday told four inmates in the new DUI unit at Willard-Cybulski Correctional that they could save Connecticut a lot of money by making sure they don’t return to prison.
April 1, 2016
The state of Connecticut received 360 retirement notices before the Friday deadline, but it’s doubtful they will be enough to avoid a substantial number of layoffs.
March 31, 2016
It was Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s sixth town hall meeting this year and what could have been a hostile crowd in Enfield, which is home to three prisons and a large number of state employees, turned out to be a fairly quiet evening.
March 24, 2016
A Republican Senator told members of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration Wednesday that he understands their desire not to ruin the lives of young people, but is concerned about a proposal to treat 18- to 20-year-olds like juveniles in the criminal justice system.
February 11, 2016
by Rowan Kane | Feb 11, 2016 6:30am
Posted to: Civil Liberties | Election 2016 | Election Policy | Town News | Enfield | Hartford | New Haven | Law Enforcement | Local Politics | State Capitol | Transparency
A broad coalition of advocates wants to end the practice of prison gerrymandering.
November 12, 2015
Details of Thursday’s budget negotiations between Republicans, Democrats, and the Malloy administration were supposed to remain private, but within a short period of time details of the plans proposed by the Republicans and the Malloy administration were leaked to the CT Mirror.
October 22, 2015
As plans for the MGM Springfield casino continue to diminish in scope, Connecticut’s two sovereign Indian tribes are moving forward with efforts to maintain their market share through a satellite casino in the north central part of the state.
October 1, 2015
The two sovereign Indian tribes planning to build a satellite casino north of Hartford have released a request for proposals for potential host municipalities, but it leaves much to the imagination.