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Friday 11/13/2020
uconn-places-all-dormitories-under-quarantine UConn places all dormitories under quarantine
icon Posted: 13 November 2020 [12:53 PM]

STORRS - The University of Connecticut on Friday placed all dormitories under quarantine at its main campus because of rising coronavirus infections,…

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Connecticut National Guard joins power repair efforts as anger mounts
icon Posted: 07 August 2020 [08:36 PM]

EAST HARTFORD - The Connecticut National Guard joined over 1,750 utility crews in Connecticut on Friday in efforts to clear trees and restore power to more than 400,000 homes and businesses still in the dark, as frustration continued to grow…

Tuesday 07/14/2020
Four more states added to CT, NY, NJ virus quarantine list
icon Posted: 14 July 2020 [08:33 PM]

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced four more states are on New York, New Jersey and Connecticut's quarantine list on Tuesday as governors there sought to contain the spread of COVID-19 from regions of the country where…

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June eyed for start of reopening for Connecticut businesses
icon Posted: 24 April 2020 [08:28 PM]

ASSOCAITED PRESS HARTFORD - Connecticut could possibly begin a multi-step process of loosening restrictions on businesses and gatherings by June, a co-chairman of Gov. Ned Lamont’s advisory committee said Thursday. Indra Nooyi, a former CEO of Pepsi, said the Reopen…

Friday 03/20/2020
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Closing 'sovereign' tribal casinos is a tricky issue for Lamont
icon Posted: 16 March 2020 [08:51 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - Businesses across Connecticut, from the sprawling Mohegan Sun casino to small, independently owned Pilates studios, were preparing to shut down or curtail their services Monday to comply with a new restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of…

Torrington man charged with threatening to kill Schiff
icon Posted: 16 March 2020 [08:41 PM]

BRIDGEPORT (AP) - A Connecticut man has been charged with threatening California Rep. Adam Schiff in a posting on the congressman’s website, federal authorities announced Monday. Robert Phelps, 62, of Torrington, was arrested Friday on a charges of threatening to…

Sunday 03/15/2020
lamont-orders-schools-closed-amid-outbreak Lamont orders schools closed amid outbreak
icon Posted: 15 March 2020 [07:50 PM]

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Public schools in Connecticut must close beginning Tuesday for at least two weeks to help fight the spread…

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Elderly New Canaan man is state's 3rd coronavirus victim
icon Posted: 11 March 2020 [09:18 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) -A third case of COVID-19 was diagnosed Wednesday in an elderly New Canaan man. State epidemiologist Matthew Cartter said that person had no known contact with anyone who had the virus and is considered to be the…

Tuesday 03/10/2020
statewide-coronavirus-emergency-declared Statewide coronavirus emergency declared
icon Posted: 10 March 2020 [08:04 PM]

with Herald reports HARTFORD - Gov. Ned Lamont declared a public health and civil preparedness emergency Tuesday in response to the coronavirus.…

Monday 03/09/2020
Hartford fire started with hand sanitizer, police say
icon Posted: 09 March 2020 [08:54 PM]

HARTFORD (AP) - A Connecticut woman accused of starting an apartment building fire that left a man dead and dozens of residents injured sparked the blaze by throwing a flaming bottle of hand sanitizer at her girlfriend during an argument,…

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Sexual abuse verdict against New Haven rabbi upheld
icon Posted: 03 March 2020 [08:43 PM]

NEW HAVEN (AP) - A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a $21.7 million verdict against a Connecticut rabbi accused of repeatedly sexually abusing a teenage boy in the early 2000s. A three-judge panel of the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court…

Monday 03/02/2020
'Preparedness, but not panic' is surgeon general's coronavirus advice
icon Posted: 02 March 2020 [08:25 PM]

ROCKY HILL (AP) - Surgeon General Jerome Adams called for caution but “not panic” over the spread of the new coronavirus during a stop Monday in Connecticut, where state officials urged the federal government to increase spending on health agencies…