Dennis Shane

President Obama Nominates Former Conn. Official To Lead EPAIn 2004, the federal government lured Gina McCarthy away from state government. She was tapped to manage air regulation efforts.
Owners Encouraged To Turn Over Illegal Pets At Amnesty Day In BridgeportSome animals belong in a zoo -- not in your home. Such is the reason for Exotic Animal Amnesty Day at Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, Connecticut on March 31.
Connecticut Considers Bear HuntThe shooting of a backyard bear in Windsor has renewed discussion of whether there should be a bear hunt in Connecticut.
Mountain Lion Sought In ConnecticutThere is a mountain lion mystery in Connecticut, despite a declaration by the state that the Eastern Mountain Lion is extinct and there is no other native-born cougar population there.
Another Mountain Lion In Greenwich? Residents Say Yes Although no official confirmation has been made, residents of a gated community in northwest Greenwich claim to have seen a mountain lion.