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
Community Mourns 1-Year-Old Stabbed to Death

Community Mourns 1-Year-Old Stabbed to Death

Community members gathered Friday night to mourn the loss of a 1-year-old girl, who was stabbed to death by an extended family member in Bristol earlier this week, according to police.

Hartford Holds Community Meeting to Address Violence

Hartford Holds Community Meeting to Address Violence

Hartford residents are calling for an end to violence in the city and gathered together Friday night to meet with city leaders and law enforcement officials.

Sacred Heart Junior Struck, Critically Injured in Bridgeport

Sacred Heart Junior Struck, Critically Injured in Bridgeport

A junior at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield is in critical condition after she was struck by a car on Madison Avenue in Bridgeport on Monday afternoon, according to police.

Victims Pulled From Cars After in Torrington Crash: Police

Victims Pulled From Cars After in Torrington Crash: Police

Authorities are responding to a crash at East Main Street and Torringford Road in Torrington, where people are apparently trapped and being extricated from their vehicles, according to Torrington police.

Driver Sentenced in Triple-Fatal Wrong-Way Crash

Driver Sentenced in Triple-Fatal Wrong-Way Crash

A Rhode Island man will serve 14 years for for his role in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 95 in December that killed three people, including a mother and daughter.

Man Shot in Arm in Hartford

Man Shot in Arm in Hartford

Hartford police are investigating a shooting on Albany Avenue.