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Darien is one of 21 towns that opted to keep $14,105 from U.S. Department of Justice grant funds for its assistance in the days following the shooting at Newtown's Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, instead of letting the funds be used for police response training.
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The House moved to broaden gun owners' rights Thursday by voting to reaffirm the confidential status of gun records, clarify the definition of 'brandishing' a gun and lift a ban on short-barreled rifles.
Residents and visitors will paint the city green Saturday, as streets fill with spectators for the 43rd annual Greater Hartford St. Patrick's Day Parade .
That was the mantra echoed on Capitol Hill in Washington on Tuesday when 26 cyclists arrived to bring attention once again to reducing gun violence.
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Security measures have been beefed up at five Demarest schools, thanks to a new emergency radio network.
State Senate President Donald E. Williams Jr. couldn't have been clearer and more forceful than he was Monday in describing his complaints against proposed legislation that would place significant new restrictions on the public's ability to obtain law-enforcement records such as 911 tapes and crime-scene photographs.
Things took an interesting turn on the Republican side of the 2014 Connecticut Governor's race with a pair of announcements.
Benji , named for the lovable, Texas-lensed Seventies pooch, concerns itself with mortality, singer Mark Kozelek bearing witness to his own life and those who've passed through it.
On Palm Sunday 2012, Rabbi Shaul Praver welcomed attendees to an interfaith Seder hosted by Congregation Adath Israel.
The conventional wisdom over the last 30 years or so is that part of the reason President Ronald Reagan enjoyed so much success on the national stage is he gave conservatism a genial face and a sunny veneer – no longer was it the pinched, sour creed of Barry Goldwater, who scolded that “extremism in the defense of liberty is no ... (more)
Twenty-six cyclists arrived on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol Tuesday following a marathon ride from Newtown, Conn.
Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty speaks on the West Lawn of Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, March 11, 2014, with other elected officials from Connecticut and Team 26, a group of cyclists who rode from Newtown, Conn., to Washington, in honor of victims of gun violence and to urge Congress to act to prevent gun violence.
Connecticut lawmakers greeted the "bike messengers'' of Team 26 in front of the U.S. Capitol with a pledge to keep fighting for expanded background checks and other proposals to control gun violence, no matter how long it takes.
Adam Lanza is pictured in this undated image from 2005 in Newtown, Connecticut.Photo: Kateleen Foy, Kateleen Foy/Getty Images That's possible, said mental health experts.
A Florida man who had taken up residence in Newtown was arrested late last week as a fugitive from justice.