Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, who is in Washington for a panel discussion on gun-violence initiatives, told Chris Matthews on MSNBC’s “Hardball” that Newtown “truthers” who doubt the massacre happened are mentally disturbed. “They are really sick. Honestly, these are not well people,” Malloy said Monday evening. “So anyone who ascribes to that theory really is […]
By: Georgia Lobb In today’s exponentially growing tech world, consumers can be overwhelmed by the amount of information and services to choose from. This doesn’t exclude commuters. GoCanvas.com lists over 500 transportation-themed applications, which are all designed in some way to help you with your commute. There are more than 100 apps for the MTA […]
As a valued classroom aide, Sondra Henderson represents both the promise — and the challenge — of the latest effort to rescue Hartford’s Milner School, one of the state’s most troubled public schools. Henderson is one of the 20 aides hired last fall to assist teachers as Milner began making a series of reforms under […]
Barbara Schaffer, the director of development at New Haven-based Elm Shakespeare, hadn’t been too worried last year when the newly reconfigured state Office of the Arts overhauled its grant system. Instead of giving away money mainly for general operating support as it had for decades, much of the grant system was reformulated under the philosophy […]
Washington – Like all new federal lawmakers, Rep. Elizabeth Esty is learning each day how to function in Congress. But unlike most, hers is a trial by fire.
The Sandy Hook Advisory Commission ignored the politics cramping gun-control legislation now under negotiation and issued an interim report Monday recommending broad restrictions on the sale and possession of semiautomatic firearms and ammunition in Connecticut. The independent panel appointed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy after the shooting deaths of 26 children and women at Sandy […]
Reporters Jacqueline Rabe Thomas, Keith M. Phaneuf and Mark Pazniokas won a first prize for a series of investigative stories that led to the resignations of the two highest officials in the Connecticut State University system.