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Longtime Greenwich Crossing Guard Honored

GREENWICH, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — A veteran school crossing guard in Connecticut has been honored for his decades of service.

Tom Reale, 97, has been keeping kids safe at school street crossings in Greenwich since the early 1970s, WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported. 154 more words


Blumenthal: FDA Should Require Labels Identifying Genetically Engineered Salmon

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Consumers at the fish market are left in the dark when it comes to the question of what kind of salmon… 151 more words


Connecticut Senator Seeks To Make Phoned-In Threats To Schools A Felony

HARTFORD, CONN. (CBSNewYork) — A Connecticut lawmaker is looking to increase the penalty for people who make threats against schools.

As WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau reported, while security at schools around Connecticut has been dramatically upgraded, there are those who still delight in phoning in threats. 105 more words


Malloy Wants To Replace Hartford Viaduct

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork)Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy is rolling out his transportation overhaul with plans to replace the Hartford Viaduct, the elevated portion of I-84 into the capital city. 153 more words


Nearly $10,000 Reported Missing From Bridgeport Police Safe

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — An investigation has started to determine what happened to nearly $10,000 reported missing from the Bridgeport Police Department’s evidence safe.

The missing money had been seized in May 2011 from the home of a man charged with killing his girlfriend. 192 more words


Feds Release Study On Ambitious Proposals To Upgrade Connecticut Railroad System

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A federal study has outlined a series of ambitious proposals that would overhaul Connecticut’s railroad system.

The report by the… 375 more words


Connecticut Lawmakers Look To Plug $1.4 Billion Budget Gap

HARTFORD, Conn. (CBSNewYork) — Connecticut lawmakers are likely to head into a special session soon to deal with a two-year budget plan that already projects a $1.4 billion shortfall. 137 more words