by Markeshia Ricks and Paul Bass | Oct 23, 2014 2:07 pm | Comments (22)
A statewide advocate for making voting easier came to town to pitch people on voting “yes” on a ballot question on Election Day, while some Republicans warned against efforts to eliminate Election Day as we know it.
by Staff | Oct 21, 2014 7:28 am
The three candidates for governor on Nov. 4’s ballot debated the issues facing Connecticut’s Latinos—at a distance from each other.
by Staff | Oct 20, 2014 7:26 am | Comments (1)
State Rep. Patricia Dillon (at left in photo) received the Governor’s Prevention Partnership’s Partner in Prevention Legislative Champion Award for her work creating the Connecticut Mentoring Fund.
by Allan Appel | Aug 7, 2014 2:55 pm
The state of Connecticut wants little 6-week old Avery Dill to go to college so much, officials are willing to sock away a hundred bucks in the bank just in honor of her being born.
by Paul Bass | Aug 4, 2014 7:03 am | Comments (14)
Decriminalizing pot may have made criminal-justice matters worse in cities like New Haven, so why not just legalize it?
by Arielle Levin Becker | Jul 31, 2014 11:00 am | Comments (1)
Tom Foley, the leading Republican candidate for governor, has a vision for helping people with mental illness: finding more of them beds in long-term institutional care.
by Paul Bass | Jul 29, 2014 3:23 pm | Comments (7)
The governor did right by refusing to house immigrant child refugees—in the view of a campaign challenger from the Tea Party movement.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 28, 2014 7:10 am | Comments (1)
Let’s fix that pier—and give the fisherman who climbed around that chain-link fence more places to catch snapper.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 11, 2014 3:29 pm | Comments (26)
Amid scandals affecting New Haven, Bridgeport and Hartford, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said the state education department “needs to do a better job” in monitoring charter schools—but stood by his expansion of charters across the state.
by Liana Teixeira | Jun 27, 2014 11:19 am | Comments (1)
Since January, seniors who rely on the public MyRide shuttle service to get to doctor appointments have had to pay 40 cents more per ride. A vote by alders aims to change that.