Angry First Selectman Rob Simmons criticized Gov. Dannel Malloy on Wednesday for asking the town to report how much money it has in its undesignated fund balance while Malloy looks to cut all of the town’s $1.6 million in state education aid.
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Following several U.S. Navy accidents, two of which killed sailors at sea, U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, announced Wednesday that a congressional hearing will be held to examine the issue when Congress reconvenes in September.
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson has ordered an operational pause of the Navy's 277 ships, including Groton-based submarines, following a collision between the Navy destroyer John S. McCain and an oil tanker near Singapore.
Cmdr. George Baldwin and members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9452 have donated the use of their facilities to host The Cape Verdean Veterans Memorial Project Fundraiser. Tickets are $30 per person.
Majority House Democrats unveiled a new budget Wednesday that matches the town aid proposed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy while redistributing education funds more modestly from wealthy and middle-income towns and into poorer communities.
The mother of a woman who was killed while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, says she won't talk to President Donald Trump because of comments he made after her daughter's death