Oct 27, 2010

Commentary: Fame and Fortune Don't Win Elections

Commentary: Fame and Fortune Don't Win Elections

With the conclusion of the 2010 campaign we can, once and for all, declare that winning political campaigns is not as simple as having great name recognition or a big wallet. As John Housman stated so...

Oct 26, 2010

Blumenthal Has 12-Point Lead: Poll

Blumenthal Has 12-Point Lead: Poll

Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has a 12-point lead over Republican Linda McMahon in the U.S. Senate race in a poll released on Tuesday morning. He also has a higher favorability rating, and pollsters...

Oct 25, 2010

Tuesday Is the Last Day to Register to Vote

Tuesday Is the Last Day to Register to Vote

Election Day may be three weeks a way, but the opportunity for many to have a say in the outcome is fast approaching.

Oct 21, 2010

President Makes Another Campaign Trip for Dems

President Makes Another Campaign Trip for Dems

President Obama is visiting Bridgeport to support local Democratic candidates.

Oct 21, 2010

Murphy, Caligiuri Tangle on Jobs, Social Security Health Care

Murphy, Caligiuri Tangle on Jobs, Social Security Health Care

Democratic incumbent 5th District U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy and Republican challenger Sam Caligiuri debate in front of AARP audience.

Oct 21, 2010

McMahon Spends More Than $40M on Senate Race

McMahon Spends More Than $40M on Senate Race

Linda McMahon, former WWE CEO, vowed to spend up to $50 million.

Oct 21, 2010

Voter Registration Deadline Quickly Approaching

Voter Registration Deadline Quickly Approaching

The deadline is just a week before Election Day.

Oct 21, 2010

Foley Camp Distances Itself from Pastor’s Controversial Statements

Foley Camp Distances Itself from Pastor’s Controversial Statements

Tom Foley spokeswoman Liz Osborn said the Rev. Barbara Sexton was not, as Democrats claim, a member of a coalition working to convince independent voters to support Foley.

Oct 27, 2010

Malloy Rises to 49 Percent, Foley at 42 in Q-Poll

Malloy Rises to 49 Percent,  Foley at 42 in Q-Poll

Democrat Dan Malloy is moving closer to 50 percent in the race for governor against Republican Tom Foley. Quinnipiac University released a poll on Friday morning showing Malloy with 49 and Foley with 42 percent...

Oct 14, 2010

Blumenthal Has First Double-Digit Lead in Months

Blumenthal Has First Double-Digit Lead in Months

For the first time in months, Democratic State Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has a double-digit lead in the U.S. Senate race. A Quinnipiac University poll released on Thursday morning puts Blumenthal...

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New Britain Rock Cats Default on Stadium Lease: Mayor

New Britain Rock Cats Default on Stadium Lease: Mayor

The city of New Britain says the Rock Cats have defaulted on their lease of the stadium amid mounting uncertainty surrounding the future of the team.

Firework Sparked Fatal Blaze at Southington Apartment: Warrant

Firework Sparked Fatal Blaze at Southington Apartment: Warrant

The blaze that killed 19-year-old Kristen Milano at her Southington apartment earlier this summer broke out when a lit firecracker was thrown through the window, according to an arrest warrant obtained by...

Minivan Slams Into Willington House

Minivan Slams Into Willington House

A home in Willington was knocked off its foundation when a minivan veered off the road and slammed into the side of the house late Friday morning.

WCCC Goes Off the Air

WCCC Goes Off the Air

Employees at rock station WCCC said their goodbyes Friday on what was, for many of them, their final day of work.

Couple Steals $19,000 Ring From Mystic Jewelry Store

Couple Steals $19,000 Ring From Mystic Jewelry Store

Police are looking for a man and woman they believe worked together to steal a diamond ring worth more than $19,000 from a jewelry store in Mystic.

Heavy Rain Falling in Parts of State

Heavy Rain Falling in Parts of State

Heavy rain is falling in parts of the state at a rate of 1-2 inches per hour.