Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:56:40 GMT
Amtrak's Acela Express passes through Norwalk westbound on Monday, Dec. 19, 2016 in Norwalk. Preservationists are stepping up their efforts to get the Federal Railroad Administration to rethink its proposed high-speed rail route through Connecticut.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 20:18:40 GMT
The family of Max Antoine,from left, his brother Wilner Joseph, Mary Antoine, Max's mother, and sister Orlyne Antoine are photograph on April 21, 2017 at the families home in Stamford, Connecticut. Antoine was fatally shot early Thursday morning in downtown Bridgeport McLevyA's Green.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 15:48:16 GMT
Police in Vernon, Connecticut, say they and state troopers apprehended 28-year-old Andrew Nurse at an apartment Friday night after being contacted by Baltimore detectives. They say Nurse surrendered without incident.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 10:56:29 GMT
Police in Connecticut's capital city have failed to report thousands of traffic stops as required by a state law aimed to prevent racial profiling, data analysts said Friday. Hartford police submitted records for about 2,000 traffic stops between Oct. 1, 2015, and Sept.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 06:15:17 GMT
A top national handicapper put the governor's race into the toss-up category last week, with incumbent Democrat Dannel P. Malloy not seeking a third term. Connecticut's is one of 10 gubernatorial contests that the University of Virginia 's Larry Sabato pegged as the most competitive in the country on his Crystal Ball website , on which the veteran prognosticator collaborates with colleague Kyle Kondik .
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 01:32:01 GMT
Norwalk Community College students Cristopher Rodriguez and Nardia Pryce at the college's East Campus Friday, April 21, 2017, in Norwalk, Conn. As New York state legislators approve Gov. Andrew CuomoA's budget proposal to offer free tuition for state colleges and universities Connecticut students enrolled in state schools debate whether to stay to pursue their education.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:50:05 GMT
ShopRite employee Greg Gaudiosi straightens out the orange juice section at the store's Danbury, Conn., store on Friday, April 21, 2017. The store's refrigeration system utilizes new technology that makes cooling food more energy efficient.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:56:52 GMT
Federal agents have seized records from a Connecticut flight school that had a student pilot die in a 2016 plane crash. Investigators have said the crash appeared to be intentionally caused by the student pilot.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:56:51 GMT
The Climate Prediction Center is forcasting a summer with above average temperatures.The center's longer range forecast also projects above normal temperatures to continue the entire summer into late The averge temperature for the southwest Connecticut shoreline is 77.7 degrees in June, 82.2 in July and 80.9 degrees in August. The center says New England and eastern New York have an 80 percent probability of exceeding normal summer temperatures from June through September.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:23:46 GMT
Governor Dannel Malloy talks about energy efficiency at UConn on Earth Day on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. There are few things Connecticut citizens dislike more than our governor, Dannel Malloy.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 08:33:35 GMT
The Connecticut Ballet rehearses "Thirty Something!," which will be performed April 29 at The Bushnell and May 6 at The Palace in Stamford. Read story here .
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:00:32 GMT
Steven A. Cohen $1,000,000 Greenwich billionaire, hedge fund mogul Continue ahead for a look at Connecticut contributors to Trump's inaugural committee Steven A. Cohen $1,000,000 Greenwich billionaire, hedge fund mogul Continue ahead for a look at Connecticut contributors to Trump's inaugural committee $2.2 billion hedge fund in New Canaan founded by Bob Bishop , former chief investment officer for George Soros. $2.2 billion hedge fund in New Canaan founded by Bob Bishop , former chief investment officer for George Soros.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 23:13:18 GMT
Children and adults alike can enjoy rides, games and carnival treats at Miller-Driscoll's fourth annual Wilton Spring Carnival from Friday through Sunday. Find out more.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:16:32 GMT
A "Now Hiring" sign is shown through a display window at Free People at Danbury Fair in this photo taken Friday, Dec. 30, 2016, in Danbury, Conn. State economists are hoping for a better year for job growth in 2017.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 15:46:58 GMT
This map released by U.S. Drought Monitor on Thursday, April 20, 2017 shows improved drought conditions across Connecticut. For the first time in months no areas have an extreme drought.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 10:47:02 GMT
The Finance, Revenue, and Bonding Committee is expected to wrap up its work next week, but until then it seems to be pursuing every revenue generating idea it can to close the two year $3.6 billion budget deficit. A committee bill published Wednesday proposes increasing the income tax rate on Connecticut's wealthiest residents from 6.7 percent to 7.49 percent.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:21:56 GMT
Death of autistic teenager, 17, who was found covered in bruises and weighing 84 pounds after being starved by his mother is ruled a homicide The boy's mother, Katiria Tirado, 33, was charged earlier with intentional cruelty to persons in connection with her son's death in February.