Government

Conn. crime down to 1968 level
6:14 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Malloy administration says crime is down in Connecticut

Overall crime rates in Connecticut are down to a level last seen in 1968. Governor Dannel Malloy’s criminal justice advisor announced this to state lawmakers in Hartford on Friday.

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fund programs, don't cut taxes6
10:06 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Demonstrators arrested in Albany budget protest

Demonstrators in Albany, NY protest Governor Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget.
Credit Karen DeWitt

Around two dozen demonstrators were arrested at the state Capitol in Albany , at a protest of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget. 

  

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$25 million state fund for shoreline properties
7:27 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Malloy pushes for $25 million state fund to elevate shoreline homes and businesses

Gov. Dannel Malloy at East Haven's Cosey Beach
Credit Ebong Udoma

Governor Dannel Malloy is urging state lawmakers to approve a $25 million fund to help people on Connecticut’s shoreline elevate their homes and businesses. Malloy made the appeal for the low interest loan program at Cosey Beach in East Haven on Thursday.

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Group says process lacks transparency
6:10 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Environmental group seeks documents on New England states' energy plan

An environmental advocacy group is challenging how energy policy is coordinated by New England's six governors.  The Conservation Law Foundation has submitted public records requests to the states.

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Personnel
4:08 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

Former Stamford HR Director who clashed with fire union now up for same job in Norwalk

A former Stamford human resources director who was embroiled in a contentious battle with the city’s professional firefighters two years ago is now up for the same job in Norwalk. 

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