Aug 9, 2012
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By Edward Colby

Dramatic Photos: The Fury of Irene

The first hurricane to threaten the U.S. mainland in three years is a monster. See Full Gallery

Aug 28, 2012

Many Rebuild What Irene Tore Down

Many Rebuild What Irene Tore Down

Reconstruction is making Cosey Beach taller and stronger, because people remember the incredible flooding just one year ago.

Jul 26, 2012

Governor Signs Storm Preparedness Legislation

Governor Signs Storm Preparedness Legislation

The reason for the legislation is to be better prepared for natural disasters and avoid what happened during Tropical Storm Irene and the October nor’eastern, when the state was crippled by downed trees...

Jan 11, 2012

Malloy Wants Storm Exercises, Utility Standards

Malloy Wants  Storm Exercises, Utility Standards

Malloy said his administration is taking a "step-by-step approach" toward improving the state's preparedness and emergency response systems.

Oct 27, 2011

After the Storm: Help for CT Residents Two Months Later

After the Storm: Help for CT Residents Two Months Later

Nearly two months after Tropical Storm Irene struck the state, residents are being reminded about a fast-approaching FEMA deadline and a disaster center set to close.

Oct 13, 2011

New Hurricane Insurance Guidelines Being Considered

New Hurricane Insurance Guidelines Being Considered

The changes could save homeowners thousands of dollars in out-of-pocket expenses the next time a hurricane hits the state.

Oct 13, 2011

Blumenthal to State Farm: Waive Hurricane Deductible

Blumenthal to State Farm: Waive Hurricane Deductible

State Farm requires some to pay a $10,000 deductible, Sen. Richard Blumenthal said.

Oct 3, 2011

FEMA Approved $5 Million in Irene Aid

Sep 26, 2011

Public to Weigh In on Irene Response

Public to Weigh In on Irene Response

The state is looking into the response after Tropical Storm Irene.

Sep 22, 2011

FEMA Centers Transform to Help Businesses

FEMA Centers Transform to Help Businesses

FEMA has approved $3.2 million in individual help after Tropical Storm Irene.

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Parent Charged in Crash That Killed RHAM Teacher

Parent Charged in Crash That Killed RHAM Teacher

The parent whose car struck and killed a RHAM Middle School teacher in the school parking lot in March has turned herself in to police.

LifeStar Responds After Pedestrian Struck in Ellington

LifeStar Responds After Pedestrian Struck in Ellington

Part of Middle Road in Ellington is closed after a pedestrian was struck by a car. LifeStar is responding to the crash, according to state police.

Controversy Surrounds Ads on Connecticut River Ferries

Controversy Surrounds Ads on Connecticut River Ferries

Advertisements for a law firm flanking the sides of two ferries crossing the Connecticut River will come down after backlash from passengers.

Hartford Officer Suspended Amid Criminal Investigation

Hartford Officer Suspended Amid Criminal Investigation

Hartford police are investigating one of their own, who’s been forced to turn in his gun and badge and stay away from police headquarters.

Mother of  Baby in Hot Car Death Forgives Her Husband

Mother of Baby in Hot Car Death Forgives Her Husband

A Connecticut woman whose 15-month-old son died this month after her husband left him in a car on a hot day says she forgives him.

Motorcycle Driver Airlifted to Hospital

Motorcycle Driver Airlifted to Hospital

LifeStar responded to a motorcycle crash on Route 4 near Route 63 in Goshen Tuesday afternoon, according to police.