How many accidents have occurred on Route 32 near Conn College?

How many accidents have occurred on Route 32 near Conn College?

On Friday, crews from Eversource started repairs on about a dozen inoperable street lights on Route 32 near Connecticut College alone the same stretch where a Conn College student was struck and killed in a hit-and-run last month. We took a look at...

More than 100 million people are expected to travel during holidays

More than 100 million people are expected to travel during holidays

We took a look at data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety to see where Connecticut ranks in driving fatality rates across the country. We also compared fatality rates since 1994.

During holidays Connecticut drivers pay more for gas than most other states

During holidays Connecticut drivers pay more for gas than most other states

Gasoline prices continue to be low. However, drivers in Connecticut still are paying one of the higher average prices per gallon of regular gasoline in the country.

State's unemployment rate dips to 5.1 percent

State's unemployment rate dips to 5.1 percent

While Connecticut's unemployment rate has dropped just above the national average of 5 percent, locally, New London is still well above that at 7.1 percent.

Veteran unemployment rates in northeast have improved in recent years

Veteran unemployment rates in northeast have improved in recent years

We took a look at recent unemployment rates among veterans.

Voter turnout for municipal elections up in most southeastern Connecticut towns

Voter turnout for municipal elections up in most southeastern Connecticut towns

The statewide voter turnout for last week’s municipal election among registered was 32.73 percent, according to a press release from Secretary of the State Denise Merrill.

Find your polling place for Election Day

Find your polling place for Election Day

Check below to find your town's polling places.

Connecticut Town Economic Index

Connecticut Town Economic Index

Earlier in the month, the the Connecticut Department of Labor's Office of Research published it’s annual Economic Digest which introduced the Connecticut Town Economic Index (CTEI), which measures the overall economic health of all 169...

West Nile virus cases in Connecticut

West Nile virus cases in Connecticut

Mosquitos in six Connecticut towns tested positive for West Nile virus, according to the state Mosquito Management Program on Thursday. However, so far this season there have been no reports of people will illnesses associated with the virus.

Newly signed state budget changes funding for cities and towns

Newly signed state budget changes funding for cities and towns

The state budget signed into law Tuesday increases state funding for cities and towns by $23.5 million in the 2015-16 fiscal year, which begins today. In the map below, click on each city to see how much the increase/decrease in state funding each...

Railroad pedestrian fatalities in Connecticut

Railroad pedestrian fatalities in Connecticut

Two pedestrians were killed by trains in Connecticut in the last 24 hours. We take a look at federal data to see how often these types of incidents occur in Connecticut.

At-grade railroad crossings in southeastern Connecticut

At-grade railroad crossings in southeastern Connecticut

Some transportation experts say the latest crossings improve safety but others say all at-grade crossings – even ones with the most advanced features - pose a risk.

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