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WATCH: Troopers Surprise Girl Who Lost Parents with Easter Basket and Gifts

bhofack2/Getty Images State troopers in New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut joined forces to make Easter special for a little girl who recently lost her parents. Connecticut State Police shared a video Saturday of troopers delivering the big surprise, masslive.com reported. “New Hampshire State Troopers met Eyvie a few months ago when she tragically lost both…

Connecticut Lifting Most Restrictions On Businesses Starting March 19

Democratic Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont announced Thursday the state would be rolling back a number of COVID-19 restrictions on businesses and recreation in the coming weeks. Lamont cited falling case numbers and increasing vaccinations in his announcement, which said restaurants, retail outlets, libraries, personal services, indoor recreation, gyms, museums, offices, and houses of worship will…

Connecticut Democrat Proposes Bill to Fine Those Who Do Not Vote in State Elections

A bill proposed in the Connecticut state legislature’s January session involves possibly fining residents who choose not to vote. “Sen. Will Haskell, a Democrat, proposed the bill. Haskell represents the state’s 26th District of Bethel, New Canaan, redding, Ridgefield, Weston, Westport and Wilton,” WFSB reported Thursday. The bill would “amend general statutes to ‘provide that…

Sen. Richard Blumenthal: Trump’s Claims of Fraud ‘Beyond Dangerous and Damaging’

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) said Friday in Hartford that President Donald Trump’s claims of voter fraud in the battleground states is “beyond dangerous and damaging.” “They were pathetic and sad,” Blumenthal added, reported the Stamford Advocate, at a press conference to urge Democrat state lawmakers to pass an amendment to the Connecticut Constitution to allow…

Connecticut Democrats Pick Up More Seats, Plan to Tackle Suburban Zoning

Connecticut Democrats will maintain solid control of the legislative agenda in the state after they picked up eight more House seats and two more Senate seats to date. Democrats now hold a 98-53 margin in the state House and 24-12 edge in the state Senate. During the pandemic, Gov. Ned Lamont (D) and his administration worked…

Pelosi Ally Rosa DeLauro Faces Aggressive Challenge from CT GOP Political Outsider Margaret Streicker

After 15 terms in Congress, Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), a longstanding ally of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), is facing an aggressive challenge for her seat by real estate executive Margaret Streicker (R). “We have a representative in office who has fundamentally failed to reach across the aisle and has voted 100% of the time…

Suburban Women in Connecticut Rally for Trump: ‘Silent No More’

Hundreds of suburban women and other Connecticut citizens gathered in Greenwich Sunday to show their support for President Donald Trump and police officers. A combination Trump 2020 and Back the Blue rally saw about 350 attendees meet at the Island Beach parking area and then march along Interstate 95. A Facebook grassroots group called Make…

Connecticut: David X. Sullivan — ‘I’m a Rule of Law Candidate’

Republican David X. Sullivan says he wants voters in the fifth district of Connecticut to know he sees a marked difference between peaceful protests and the rioting and killing happening in many cities across the nation as he challenges Joe Biden surrogate Rep. Jahana Hayes (D-CT). “I’m a ‘rule of law’ candidate,” Sullivan told Breitbart…

Convicted Killer Arrested for Rape After Being Released from Prison

A convicted murderer has been arrested for rape after being released from prison to a halfway house in Hartford, Connecticut. Anthony Smith, 42-years-old, was arrested this week after he had been released to live in a halfway house following a 25-year prison sentence for felony murder, according to the Hartford Courant. Smith, police said, was…

Housing Market Booms In New York City Suburbs As People Flee Coronavirus Epicenter

The housing market outside New York City boomed in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, according to area real estate agents. Prospective homebuyers had to move quickly as demand skyrocketed amid the panic, one potential buyer told the Wall Street Journal. Greenwich, Connecticut, was one area that experienced a surge of activity on the market,…

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