Connecticut Congressman Jim Himes, a Greenwich Democrat, and his Republican challenger, State Representative John Shaban of Redding, clashed over the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal Monday night at the World Affairs Forum debate in Stamford.
Social service groups in Bridgeport, Connecticut, met with hundreds of formerly incarcerated people on Monday to give them help with things like jobs and housing. It’s part of a city initiative to help people re-enter the workforce after serving prison time.
Over the weekend thousands of fans of the cult TV show Gilmore Girls filled the town of Washington, Connecticut – the inspiration for the show’s fictional town of Stars Hollow. Gilmore Girls tells the story of mother and daughter Lorelei and Rory Gilmore, who live in a small town full of eccentric characters.