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Conn. First Selectman Calls Out Republican Town Committee Members For Not Voting

TRUMBULL, CONN. (CBSNewYork) — In Trumbull, Conn., First Selectman Tim Herbst is running for state treasurer and is taking to task some town officials who he says let down members of their own Republican party. 216 more words


Connecticut Forestry Officials Work To Prevent Spread Of Emerald Ash Borer Through Firewood

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Campers along the Massachusetts-Connecticut border are likely to be stopped at a checkpoint if they’re headed into Connecticut loaded with firewood this weekend. 258 more words


CL&P Customers To Sound Off In Stamford On Proposed Rate Hike

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – More Connecticut residents will voice their opinions Thursday night about a proposed rate hike by Connecticut Light & Power.

Another public hearing will be held on the plan in Stamford on Thursday night, WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. 382 more words


Stamford Police: Suspect In Custody In Fatal Stabbing Of Cab Driver

STAMFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Stamford police have charged a 29-year-old man in connection with the fatal stabbing of a taxi driver in what appeared to be a robbery. 449 more words


AARP, Blumenthal Fight Proposed CL&P Rate Hike

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut’s largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to upgrade equipment following destructive storms. 379 more words


Connecticut To Dedicate $25 Million More Toward Bridge Upgrades

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Towns and cities around Connecticut are getting a hand from the state in fixing and replacing aging bridges.

An extra $25 million in state bonding money will be dedicated to the projects, WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. 216 more words


Connecticut Lawmaker Pushes To Repeal Prisoner Early Release Program

BRISTOL, CONN. (CBSNewYork) — Connecticut State Sen. Leonard Suzio is working to repeal the state’s prisoner early release program, pointing out that a violent crime that… 194 more words