Christmas tree farms in southeastern Connecticut

Christmas tree farms in southeastern Connecticut

Thanksgiving week is a little later than usual this year leaving you with about 3 1/2 weeks until Christmas.

Town-by-town governor's race vote tallies

Town-by-town governor's race vote tallies

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy was reelected on Tuesday by a 27,000 vote margin. Using vote tallies provided by the Associated Press, we looked at town-by-town data to see what towns the candidates won and by what margin.

Connecticut voter registration rate

Connecticut voter registration rate

The Day took a look at voter registration and party enrollment data.

Young voters and midterm elections

Young voters and midterm elections

With Election Day less than one week away, candidates are mobilizing to get their party supporters to the polls on November 4.

Heroin-related deaths in 2012 and 2013

Heroin-related deaths in 2012 and 2013

According to Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services statistics, some 8,000 of its clients named heroin as their primary drug in 2011, but by 2013, that number had jumped to 10,000. Below we look at the number heroin-related...

States with absentee and early voting laws

States with absentee and early voting laws

Voters in Connecticut will decide at the polls on Nov. 4 whether they want to amend the state constitution to remove restrictions on in-person and absentee voting and allow lawmakers to consider various early voting measures adopted in 35 other...

2014 General Election Polling Places

2014 General Election Polling Places

Election Day is Tuesday, November 4. Have you registered? Do you know where your polling place is located? Check our map below for help. And make sure you visit our Election Guide to read up on all the candidates.

Cadmium in children's jewelry is regulated in some states

Cadmium in children's jewelry is regulated in some states

Cadmium in children's jewelry became a campaign issue when, during a September debate in Old Lyme for the 33rd state Senate seat, Democratic candidate Emily Bjornberg questioned incumbent Sen. Art Linares' appointment of a representative from the...

How distressed are Connecticut towns?

How distressed are Connecticut towns?

Montville was listed as one of the top 25 "distressed municipalities" list for the second year in a row. Below we took a look at how every town in Connecticut was rated, 2011-2014.

Montville sees improved scores in kindergarten literacy skills

Montville sees improved scores in kindergarten literacy skills

Data from Montville schools' first year offering full-day kindergarten show improvement in early literacy skills among the town's kindergarteners.

Connecticut heating oil prices 2006-2014

Connecticut heating oil prices 2006-2014

The autumnal equinox on September 23 brings the start of Fall with the change of colors in the surrounding foliage and cooler weather.

Brownfield sites in Connecticut

Brownfield sites in Connecticut

Waterford and Montville are among 16 municipalities throughout the state to receive allocations in the state's latest release of grants and loans for brownfield remediation and redevelopment projects, according to a press release from the governor's...

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