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.

Top Stories
Local Nepalese Hold Vigil for Quake Victims

Local Nepalese Hold Vigil for Quake Victims

The local Nepalese community came together in West Hartford Sunday to show support for their people, who are recovering after a deadly earthquake rocked the country Saturday.

Girl, 16, Hid in Bedroom During Burglary

Girl, 16, Hid in Bedroom During Burglary

A 16-year-old North Haven resident hid in her bedroom when she heard a burglar in her home and called 911, police said.

Driver Killed in Merritt Parkway Crash

Driver Killed in Merritt Parkway Crash

A driver was killed in one of two crashes on the Merritt Parkway (Route 15) Sunday morning while traffic was being diverted off an exit.

Family Displaced After Fire in Prospect

Family Displaced After Fire in Prospect

A family is displaced tonight after fire ripped through their home in Prospect Sunday.

I-95 South Reopens After Crash

I-95 South Reopens After Crash

Interstate 95 south has reopened in Old Lyme after to a serious crash.

Police Dog Helps Officers Make Two Narcotics Arrests

Police Dog Helps Officers Make Two Narcotics Arrests

Two men were arrested on narcotics charges after a police dog detected drugs during a motor vehicle stop in Putnam.