Connecticut lawmakers expected to pass state budget changes

Connecticut lawmakers expected to pass state budget changes, pass criminal justice bills

State police spokesman leaving job to return to barracks

Connecticut State Police spokesman to leave job to return to Tolland barracks

Drivers arrested after Connecticut road rage shooting

Driver of car, tractor-trailer charged after road-rage incident

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Budget on agenda as lawmakers return for special session

Budget changes, other bills up for debate as Connecticut lawmakers return for special session

Man forgets glasses, mistakenly buys winning lottery ticket

Man forgets glasses, accidentally buys winning lottery ticket in southwestern Connecticut

Legislature hopes to finish state budget work Monday

House and Senate leaders insist that the revisions answer criticisms about business and hospital taxes, while maintaining overall service levels.

Uber ramps up recruiting in Connecticut despite bill's failure

Online ride-booking company Uber ramps up recruiting in Connecticut despite bill's failure

Connecticut tribes see advantage with MGM casino delay

Connecticut tribes see advantage in requested delayed opening of MGM's Springfield casino

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Pfizer is to blame for destroying the Fort Trumbull neighborhood

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State planning text-to-911 as part of new system

Connecticut’s emergency dispatchers in the not-too-distant future will be fielding not only 911 calls and texts but perhaps even viewing photos and videos of crimes or accidents.

Norwich, State police to conduct DUI checkpoints over holiday weekend

The Norwich Police Department and state police at Troop E in Montville will conduct sobriety checkpoints from 6 p.m. Friday through 2 a.m. Saturday.

Colchester man killed in motorcycle crash

The driver of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle was killed in a two-vehicle crash Saturday evening on Haddam Colchester Turnpike at Launching Area Road.

Montville man faces several charges after rollover crash in Westerly

The one-car accident along Route 78 on Friday night sent two of the vehicle's passengers to the hospital.

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State lawmakers applaud new federal-recognition rule for Indian tribes

The change would appear to cement the unrecognized status of three Connecticut tribes that likely would have sought reconsideration.

Connecticut Sun gives back to community

Norwich Parks and Rec summer campers watch as Connecticut Sun forward Camille Little draws "WNBA" in orange chalk at the Parks and Rec basketball courts on Mahan Drive for an Operation Orange community outreach event Monday.

Ocean Beach Park was built, from start to finish, in barely six months

After just over a year of planning following the 1938 hurricane, Ocean Beach Park was created just in time to open for the 1940 summer season.

Avery Memorial Association receives grant to protect centuries old artifacts

The Avery Memorial Association has been awarded $2,453 to install shades throughout the historic house on Fort Street and protect artifacts inside from the potential harmful exposure to sunlight.