New Haven

AP Photo/Pat Eaton-Robb

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy Friday defended the state’s controversial financial bailout of Hartford following complaints from other cities and some state lawmakers that the deal is too generous.

In March, the mayors of Bridgeport and New Haven called on state lawmakers to scrutinize the state’s $550 million bailout of Hartford. They questioned why the state would agree to cover the capital city’s debt payments for the next two decades.

Anthony Moaton

For more than a decade, The Legend of Miss Kendra has been told in New Haven schools to students of all ages to help them overcome adversity…and now it's becoming a book. 

GK tramrunner229 / Wikimedia Commons

The mayors of Connecticut’s two biggest cities are questioning the fairness of a state plan to pay off Hartford’s debt.

TweedFacts / Wikimedia Commons

New Haven Mayor Toni Harp wants to extend the runway at Tweed Airport to add more flights to more destinations. But residents who live near Tweed are worried about what expansion would mean for their quality of life.

Anthony Moaton

Dr. Carol Birks began her work today touring Wilbur Cross High School where she walked into a journalism class. There, she spoke to twelve students on what it meant for her to be the newest superintendent for the New Haven Public Schools.