Friday Aug 1
Firm founded by Heather Somers didn't meet investment goal
A company founded by Republican lieutenant governor candidate Heather Somers benefited from a $1 million equity investment from the state in 2000 meant to spur job creation - a goal that was never met, according to the quasi-state agency now overseeing the program.
The Hartford Courant
Child's Injuries Detailed In DCF Files Month Before Death
A father's $25 million claim against the state in the maltreatment death of his 3-year-old daughter in 2011 lays out the progression of injuries reported to the Department of Children and Families in the days and even weeks before Athena Angeles was allegedly beaten to death by the mother's live-in boyfriend.
Windham man dies in Baltic motorcycle crash
State police say a Harley motorcycle and a Toyota Rav4 were traveling south on Route 97 around 4:12 AM in Sprauge when the motorcycle came in contact with the car.