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 and...

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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Schools, State Offices Close as Snowstorm Approaches

Schools, State Offices Close as Snowstorm Approaches

Some schools have canceled classes for Wednesday and winter storm warnings have been issued for most of Connecticut, except for New London County, as a storm threatens to bring as much as a footof snow to parts...

Tumbling Coach Sexually Assaults Teen: Cops

Tumbling Coach Sexually Assaults Teen: Cops

A tumbling coach in Fairfield is facing charges after sexually assaulting a teen, according to police.

Tanker Crash Causes "Significant" Fuel Spill at Bradley

Tanker Crash Causes "Significant" Fuel Spill at Bradley

More than 50 gallons of airline fuel spilled at Bradley International Airport after a fueling tanker was struck by another vehicle at the gate, according to the Connecticut Airport Authority.

Bradley Airport Passengers Can Switch Flights as Storm Looms

Bradley Airport Passengers Can Switch Flights as Storm Looms

Some holiday travelers will be forced to change their plans as winter weather dumps several inches of snow on the state Wednesday.

Connecticut Reacts to Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Connecticut Reacts to Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Connecticut joined the dozens of other states across the country in protesting the news that Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson will not go to trial in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael...

Coach Accused in Lewd Video Case Charged With Witness Tampering

Coach Accused in Lewd Video Case Charged With Witness Tampering

The former E.O. Smith High School girls' soccer coach accused of sending a lewd video of himself to members of his team has been arrested on a tampering with a witness charge.