Fran Schneidau

The Stamford DMV is allowing residents to sign up for appointments online. (credit: Connecticut Department of Motor Veicles website)

No Waiting At The DMV? Stamford Tests Appointment System

Spokesman Bill Seymour said if it works well in Stamford, the appointment scheduling sevice will be expanded to other major DMV offices in the state within the next year.

10/30/2014

Ted Kennedy Jr. (file/credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Ex-Senator: Ted Kennedy Jr. Entitled To $200K Donation From State Party

Former Sen. Ed Meyer told WCBS 880 Connecticut Bureau Chief Fran Schneidau that Connecticut lawmakers changed the campaign finance law last spring to allow more money for candidates running for office for the first time.

10/30/2014

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

Poll: Malloy, Foley Tied Less Than Week Before Connecticut Governor Vote

The undecided voters will be key in deciding the race, said Douglas Schwartz, director of the Quinnipiac poll.

10/29/2014

FILE -- People vote in Conn. (credit: Christopher Capozziello/Getty Images)

Tuesday Is Final Day To Register Before Next Week’s Connecticut Vote

Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said there’s sometimes confusion about what one must do in order to vote in Connecticut.

10/28/2014

Ted Kennedy Jr. (file/credit: Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Conn. State Senate Candidate: Opponent Ted Kennedy Jr. Broke Financing Pact

Republican candidate Bruce Wilson said both he and Kennedy signed a pledge to stay within the limits of the state’s financing, roughly $109,000.

10/27/2014

A sign for UBS is seen at one of the bank's branches in Bern, Switzerland. (credit: Getty Images)

UBS Puts Stamford Building On The Market

Financial services giant UBS has put its Stamford, Connecticut, building on the market in another sign the Swiss bank is ready to leave.

10/23/2014

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (credit: Getty Images)

Blumenthal Demands Answers From Feds About Controversial Guardrails

Earlier this week, a jury found Trinity Highway Products, the company that makes the guardrails, defrauded and misled government officials about its product.

10/22/2014

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

Poll Shows Connecticut Governor Race Still Tight

Connecticut’s race for governor remains tight and many voters appear to dislike both major party candidates, according to a new Quinnipiac University Poll.

10/22/2014

Texting and driving (credit: CBS 2)

Connecticut DMV Urges Safe Habits During National Teen Driver Safety Week

The Connecticut DMV is urging parents to emphasize the need to lay down strict driving rules for teens, stressing that using the phone while driving is a prohibitive as is drinking or speeding when behind the wheel.

10/21/2014

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

Gov. Dannel Malloy, Challenger Tom Foley Address Municipal Leaders In Connecticut

Both candidates spoke at the annual convention of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities in Hartford. Representatives from more than 120 municipalities were expected to attend the event.

10/21/2014

Authorities say a man who stabbed passengers on a casino-bound tour bus on Interstate 95 in Connecticut was fatally shot by state police on Oct. 14, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Conn. Police Stymied Finding ID Of Man In Casino Bus Stabbings

Connecticut State Police are stymied as they try to identify the man who slashed two passengers in a box-cutter rampage aboard a bus on Interstate 95 before he was fatally shot by a trooper

10/17/2014

Dr. Thomas Balsisac speaks about a patient being treated with Ebola-like symptoms at Yale-New Haven Hospital on Oct. 16, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Preliminary Test Results Show Patient At Yale-New Haven Hospital Does Not Have Ebola

A patient with Ebola-like symptoms being treated at Yale-New Haven Hospital has been placed in isolation in stable condition, hospital officials said Thursday.

10/16/2014

Police in Westport, Conn., believe this man stole cards containing cash from a wedding reception Oct. 11, 2014. (credit: Westport Police Department)

Westport Police: Man Posed As Wedding Guest, Stole Cards With Cash From Couple

The man, believed to be between 25 and 35 years old, fled the Longshore Inn just after 7 p.m. Saturday with a birdcage filled with wedding cards, many apparently containing cash for the couple, police said.

10/14/2014

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Consumer Expert: Use Caution When Paying With Debit, Credit Cards

There are some risks to using your debit or credit card in public places, said Howard Schwartz of the Connecticut Better Business Bureau.

10/13/2014

Street (credit: Clip Art)

South Windsor Official Wants To Speed Up Approval Process For State Roads Involved In Town Projects

One town manager in Connecticut complaining about the local road project program said waiting for the OK from the state of the feds is the problem.

10/10/2014

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