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Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland in 2004 (credit: Getty Images)

Former Connecticut Governor, John Rowland, Convicted Of Conspiracy

It is the second felony conviction for Rowland, who resigned as governor a decade ago in a scandal over illegal gifts he received while in office.

09/19/2014

An artist's rendering of a proposed bicycle and pedestrian trail along the Merritt Parkway in Connecticut (credit: RBA Group)

Greenwich Residents Up In Arms Over Merritt Parkway Trail Proposal

Greenwich First Selectman Peter Tesei is among those asking, with all of Connecticut’s existing infrastructure needs, how state officials can even be considering the project.

09/17/2014

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland in 2004 (credit: Getty Images)

Former Conn. Gov. John Rowland Declines To Take Stand In Conspiracy Trial

The defense rested Wednesday after its only witness finished his testimony.

09/17/2014

Police are looking for a man who they said stole $100 from a 27-year-old autistic man at Veteran's Park. (credit: Stamford Police)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing $100 From Autistic Man In Stamford

A suspect has been arrested and charged with tricking a 27-year-old autistic man out of his birthday money at a park in Stamford, Connecticut.

09/15/2014

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an industrial building in Bridgeport, Connecticut, on Thursday, Sept. 11. (Credit: CBS 2)

Officials Working To Determine Impact Bridgeport Fire Had On Long Island Sound

The waters off Long Island Sound from Stratford to Fairfield remained closed to fishing and shellfishing Monday following last week’s massive warehouse fire in Bridgeport.

09/15/2014

The remains of a massive fire that destroyed a warehouse in Bridgeport, Conn. is seen on Sept. 12, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Cause Of Massive Bridgeport Industrial Fire Under Investigation

Firefighters remained on the scene Friday and officials have temporarily closed fishing areas in Bridgeport Harbor and on the Long Island Sound from Norwalk to Milford.

09/12/2014

Steven Hayes - File / Photo: Connecticut State Police via AP

Cheshire Home Invasion Killer, Steven Hayes, Claims He’s Being Denied Kosher Food In Prison

Steven Hayes, who is on death row at Northern Correctional Institution in Somers, describes himself as an orthodox Jew and claims he’s been requesting a kosher diet since May 2013.

09/12/2014

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Former White House Attorney, Michael Farren, Sentenced For Attempted Murder Of Wife

The former White House attorney who has been convicted of the attempted murder of his wife in their New Canaan, Conn., home four years ago will be sentenced Thursday.

09/11/2014

Connecticut gubernatorial candidates Dannel Malloy, left, and Tom Foley (credit: Getty Images)

Poll: Foley Has 6-point Lead On Malloy In Connecticut Governor’s Race

The Quinnipiac University Poll released Wednesday gives the Greenwich businessman 46 percent to Malloy’s 40 percent.

09/10/2014

Muslim Praying (file / credit: clipart.com)

Norwalk Common Council To Consider Mosque Plan Tuesday

Neighbors who oppose the Al-Madany Islamic Center project worry that 42,000 mosque and community hall will draw hundreds of people to the area, ruining the quality of life while jamming local streets with traffic.

09/09/2014

An M-8 rail car on the Metro-North Railroad's  New Haven line (file/credit: Patrick Cashin/MTA)

Commuter Advocates Call For Improved Service On Metro-North Waterbury Branch

Jim Gildea, vice chairman of the council, said more than 500 people rely on weekend service, but trains come only three to four hours.

09/04/2014

Traffic light (credit: ClipArt.com)

Stamford Making Upgrades To Improve Street Safety

Mayor David Martin said the city plans to make street signage more consistent and synchronize traffic lights.

09/04/2014

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Fairfield Police Hunting For Suspect In Sex Assault Near Sacred Heart University

Fairfield police are asking the public for help in efforts to find a man accused of sexually assaulting a Sacred Heart University student at an off-campus home.

09/03/2014

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland in 2004 (credit: Getty Images)

Former Conn. Governor, John Rowland, Heads To Court On Conspiracy Charges

Former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland heads back to court Wednesday to face conspiracy charges.

09/03/2014

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Conn. First Selectman Calls Out Republican Town Committee Members For Not Voting

First Selectman Tim Herbst is running for state treasurer and is taking to task some town officials who he says let down members of their own Republican party.

08/30/2014

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