- Wednesday, October 1, 2014
WEST HARTFORD — In a televised debate Tuesday night, Democratic Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Republican challenger Tom Foley met in a political Twilight Zone, each unable or unwilling to recognize the reality of the other’s Connecticut.
Malloy defied polls that show a dispirited and disapproving electorate. He claimed progress, pronouncing himself proud of resolving an inherited $3.67 billion deficit without gutting municipal aid. Foley all but suggested he was mad, seeking votes in a different dimension.
- Wednesday, July 2, 2014
HARTFORD — The charitable response to the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012, was immediate, worldwide and exceptionally generous. But challenges emerged for both newly established and existing organizations as they struggled to manage the volume of donations, identify the needs of the community, and coordinate with other organizations.
- Thursday, February 13, 2014
Newtown has issued its second CodeRED message of the current winter storm.
Those who signed up for the notifications are receiving a message this morning from Newtown Director of Emergency Communications Maureen Will.
"Following the governor's directive, we are also asking all non-essential personnel to stay home today," Ms Will said in the brief message. "Newtown Municipal Center will be closed today.
"Stay home until after the storm has passed, and we will see you all tomorrow morning," she said.
- Friday, July 12, 2013
HARTFORD— Governor Dannel P. Malloy, joined by Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman and State Department of Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor, announced Wednesday, July 10, the intention to seek the US Department of Education’s authorization to provide Connecticut school districts with new flexibility on statewide standardized tests.