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New Zoning Laws Can Help Desegregate Connecticut

Aug 4, 2020
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While protestors took to the streets to demand racial justice in the wake of the police killing of George Floyd, a group of lawyers and land use experts discussed how they could help Connecticut be a better place for all to live.

Connecticut And Long Island Prepare For Isaias

Aug 3, 2020
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A tropical storm warning has been issued for Connecticut, New York and New Jersey as hurricane Isaias heads up the coast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says rains could produce flash flooding in the area by Tuesday.


A state program that helped Connecticut healthcare workers find childcare has pivoted to help public school workers.

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Some Eversource customers in Connecticut say their energy bills have more than doubled, as they’ve been running home air conditioning non-stop during quarantine. Now, state regulators have rolled back electric rates and launched an investigation. 

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Families of 2012 Newtown school shooting victims said bankruptcy should not shield gunmaker Remington Arms from their lawsuit.