HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut residents will have an opportunity to help shape the state’s strategy for addressing climate change for the next three decades. 121 more words
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Describing the idea as “half-baked” and “harebrained,” U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal this week made clear that he is opposed to rerouting Amtrak’s coastal Connecticut tracks through Old Lyme. 460 more words
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (WTNH)– Two arrests have been made after three people were shot in New Britain early Sunday morning.
Police say the shooting happened at the New Brite Plaza on East Main Street around 4 a.m. 183 more words
PHILADELPHIA (WTNH) — Four Quinnipiac University students will attend the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
Ayah Galal, Joseph Iasso, Brendan Labanara, and Jack Onofrio have been in Philadelphia since Sunday, participating in “The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars’ Democratic National Convention Seminar.” The university says the students spent the week attending guest lectures led by prominent political leaders and scholars. 78 more words
(WTNH) — The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is awarding Connecticut $459,000 to provide help in the fight against Zika virus.
It is part of a $60 million nationwide measure responding to the emerging threat of Zika, and to protect pregnant women from the various health outcomes from Zika infection, including the serious birth defect microcephaly. 71 more words