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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Teen Charged in Crash that Killed 15-Year-Old Girl

Teen Charged in Crash that Killed 15-Year-Old Girl

A 16-year-old Waterbury boy has been arrested and charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with a crash that killed a 15-year-old girl and sent a 13-year old to the hospital.

Death of Man Found in Well Appears Accidental

Death of Man Found in Well Appears Accidental

A man's body was found in a well on French Street in Watertown on Thursday morning and police said it appears to be accidental death.

Brothers Arrested on Home Improvement Fraud Charges

Brothers Arrested on Home Improvement Fraud Charges

Vernon police arrested two brothers accused of home improvement fraud and stealing from the woman who hired them to do contracting work at her house.

State Police Seize Quarter-Million Dollars Worth of Illegal Fireworks

State Police Seize Quarter-Million Dollars Worth of Illegal Fireworks

State police have seized four trailers full of illegal fireworks during a raid in Danbury. Combined, they are worth nearly $250,000.

No Autopy Results Released on Ansonia Baby

No Autopy Results Released on Ansonia Baby

Police continue to investigate the untimely death of a 6-week-old baby girl in Ansonia and said no autopsy results have been released.

Petition Calls for Removal of Slavery Supporter's Name From Yale

Petition Calls for Removal of Slavery Supporter's Name From Yale

A petition is circulating to have Yale University change the name of one of its colleges because it is named after a supporter of slavery.