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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School Delays, Cancellations, Messy Commute

School Delays, Cancellations, Messy Commute

More snow is blanketing the state with a few more inches of accumulation, making for messy travel and prompting several school closings and delays.

DirectTV Sub-Contractor Sexually Assaulted Customer: Police

DirectTV Sub-Contractor Sexually Assaulted Customer: Police

West Hartford police have arrested a sub-contractor for DirectTV, who’s accused of sexually assaulting a customer when he visited a home to install equipment.

Route 72 East Reopens in New Britain

Route 72 East Reopens in New Britain

Route 72 East was closed at Route 9 in New Britain as state police responded to several crashes on Thursday morning. The road has since reopened.

Crews Respond to House Fire in Shelton

Crews Respond to House Fire in Shelton

Firefighters are responding to a house fire in Shelton.

Enfield Dentist Due in Court on Homicide Charge

Enfield Dentist Due in Court on Homicide Charge

An Enfield dentist is due in court on Thursday after being arrested and charged with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the death of a patient in 2014.

Hearing, Meeting Tonight for Windsor Lock Police Sergeant Settlement

Hearing, Meeting Tonight for Windsor Lock Police Sergeant Settlement

Residents will soon be voting on a $460,000 settlement for a Windsor Locks police sergeant who was acquitted of hindering the investigation into a fatal crash that sent his son to prison it is heading to the...