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9 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
Police said Tammy Costello, 44, faces 20 counts of risk of injury to a minor. She is employed by M&J Bus Inc. An officer en route to the Irving Robbins Middle School happened to be behind Costello's bus on Wednesday.
14 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant
Just hours before the first gubernatorial debate Wednesday, Republican Tom Foley unveiled his plans for Connecticut - with a focus on improving the economy, creating jobs, fixing low-performing public schools, controlling state spending, lowering taxes and improving ethics at the state Capitol.
Consumer advocates and state officials are lining up against a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise $232 million from a rate increase that would be used to upgrade equipment following destructive storms and toughen systems to prevent outages in the future.
A Connecticut senior was mauled by a raccoon after she mistook the critter for her cat and went to pet it.
Work related to inspecting and evaluating highway bridges will result in lane closures Tuesday, Aug. 26, between Exits 9 and 13 on Interstate 95, the Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced .
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is trying to pitch his efforts to help municipalities replace and rehabilitate local bridges, contending his administration has done more than previous ones to fund transportation improvement efforts in Connecticut.
Kelsey James was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after allegedly leaving her toddler alone in a car while she drank at a Bristol bar.
A delayed start in a state motor vehicles website is causing confusion among some immigrants over how to seek Connecticut driver's licenses.
Connecticut cops found an allegedly drunken Kelsey James, 22, sleeping in the City Sports bar in Bristol just before midnight Friday, CNN reported.
Fauliso had been the Senate leader when he became lieutenant governor upon the death of his friend, Gov. Ella T. Grasso, on Dec. 31, 1980.
Small-business owner Brian Martin wanted to expand his aerospace-manufacturing business in Manchester, Conn., a few years ago when he came across a new state program tailored for growing companies like his.
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill announced Wednesday that Visconti and his running mate, Chester Harris, reached the threshold of 7,500 signatures of registered voters needed to appear as petitioning candidates.
Pledging to spare New Haven Line riders a new fare hike, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy demanded Aug. 14 the Metropolitan Transportation Authority explain tens of millions in added costs it expects Connecticut to pay to keep trains running for the next five years.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 08:54 pm
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