Oct 4, 2011

Shays to Announce Senate Run Today

Shays to Announce Senate Run Today

Former U.S. Rep. Chris Shays plans to file paperwork on Tuesday to enter the race for U.S. Senate. The Republican Congressman who lost his re-election bid in 2008 to Democrat Jim Himes previously told...

Sep 20, 2011

McMahon: I'm a Job Creator and Candidate for Senate

McMahon: I'm a Job Creator and Candidate for Senate

The candidate who outspent all other Congressional candidates in 2010 has entered the political arena again. Linda McMahon, the former chief executive officer of World Wrestling Entertainment...

Aug 22, 2011

Shays to Run for Senate: Report

Shays to Run for Senate: Report

It looks like former U.S. Rep. Chris Shays will make another run for political office. The Republican Congressman who lost his re-election bid in 2008 to Democrat Jim Himes told the Hearst Connecticut...

Feb 22, 2011

Special Election Voter Turnout Could Be 10 Percent

Special Election Voter Turnout Could Be 10 Percent

Voters in 18 Connecticut cities and towns will go to the polls on Tuesday for an unprecedented number of special elections. There are nine special elections to fill three state Senate seats and six seats in the...

Nov 15, 2010

Commentary: Malloy as the Democrats' Chris Christie?

Commentary: Malloy as the Democrats' Chris Christie?

On November 8, 2010 Democrat Dan Malloy heard what he had wanted to hear from his Republican gubernatorial rival, Tom Foley, a concession speech. The good news for Malloy is that he will fulfill his dream...

Nov 4, 2010

Bridgeport Not Only Place With Ballot Problems

Bridgeport Not Only Place With Ballot Problems

Wrong ballots, or none at all. Voters in West Haven experienced both problems on Election Day, reports the New Haven Register. About 40 voters were given wrong ballots at Pagels School, City Clerk...

Nov 4, 2010

Vote Total Swings in Malloy's Favor

Vote Total Swings in Malloy's Favor

The roller coaster ride that the race for governor in Connecticut has been over the past few days twisted through another loop on Thursday. The Associated Press election totals show Democrat Dan Malloy now...

Nov 3, 2010

Richard Blumenthal's Victory Speech for Senator

Richard Blumenthal's Victory Speech for Senator

Richard Blumenthal gives his victory speech as Connecticut's new Senator.

Nov 2, 2010

Court Hearing, Extended Voting Hours Over Bridgeport Ballots

Court Hearing, Extended Voting Hours Over Bridgeport Ballots

In the state's largest city, volunteers photocopied ballots.

Nov 2, 2010

Complaints at Polls Over Write-In Candidates

Complaints at Polls Over Write-In Candidates

The Green Party of Connecticut has complained that some town ballots have little or no space for write-in votes. Party spokesman Tim McKee said Tuesday it was nearly impossible to write in candidates in...

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Hoaxer Says Son Planted Bomb Over Bad Food

Hoaxer Says Son Planted Bomb Over Bad Food

Police evacuated a Rocky Hill shopping center Friday evening after a pizza place received a bomb threat over reports of bad food.

Mom, Son Steal $9K in Items From Neighbors on Thanksgiving

Mom, Son Steal $9K in Items From Neighbors on Thanksgiving

A mother and son from Milford are facing charges after breaking into their neighbor’s house and stealing two safes on Thanksgiving Day, according to police.

Shelter in Place Lifted in Ledyard

Shelter in Place Lifted in Ledyard

Authorities urged residents of the 1500 block of Route 12 in Ledyard to shelter in place after a man threatened to hurt himself, then ran off into the woods Friday evening, according to police.

I-395 North Reopens in Montville After Crash

I-395 North Reopens in Montville After Crash

Interstate 395 northbound has reopened in Montville following a crash, according to the Department of Transportation.

"Ice Missiles" Make for Dangerous Driving

"Ice Missiles" Make for Dangerous Driving

As winter gets underway, remember to clear the snow off the top of your car – or pay the consequences.

Driver Trapped in Sinking Car After Crashing Into Pond

Driver Trapped in Sinking Car After Crashing Into Pond

A driver is in critical condition after crashing into a pond in Old Saybrook and remaining trapped underwater for about 20 minutes Friday afternoon, according to police.