Less than half of CT towns submitted affordable housing plans by the June 1 deadline despite five years of advance notice.
A school board meeting last week devolved into a shouting match over mental health care in schools, and neither side shows signs of budging.
Experts share tips and best practices for talking to children about the shooting at the Uvalde, Texas elementary school.
The change means an increase for substances tested at one of the state’s labs and a decrease at the other, equalizing the two labs.
Close to 90% of CT schools already teach about climate change, but it will be required by state law beginning in July 2023.
The rent bank program will now provide up to $3,500, up from $1,200, over an 18-month period to families facing eviction.
Supporters of the legislation say is crucial to correct funding inequities facing magnet, charter and vocational-agricultural schools.
The program is another in a series of measures designed to help CT residents recover financially from the COVID-19 pandemic.
The bills aimed to address affordability amid rising housing costs, but as the legislature nears adjournment, their fate is uncertain.
The fee increases total about $600 for students on the Storrs campus. Some are mandatory, and some are for housing and dining.
Dr. John Maduko will start in his new position as president of the Connecticut State Community College on June 3.
A controversial decision not to open a mental health center has led to a formal complaint, a board resignation and a state investigation.
A bill that would ban the practice of gifting cannabis in commercial settings is now headed to the CT Senate.
Western Council of Government officials say the plan looks at ways to increase affordable housing outside of only focusing on zoning.
A new report looks at statewide financial instability for families with children in Connecticut, which experts say has gotten worse.