Mark Boughton

Danbury Police Officer Fired For Allegedly Using Excessive ForceDaniel Sellner, a 19-year veteran, was fired after allegedly using excessive force against a young man he had in handcuffs.
Municipalities Critical Of Connecticut's Environmental Cleanup PlanMost mayors and first selectmen around Connecticut are balking at the state's environmental cleanup plan.
Poll: Foley Leading Pack Among Conn. GOP Gubernatorial Hopefuls; Deadlocked With MalloyThe latest Quinnipiac University poll shows Foley in an excellent position as he and other GOP candidates head to the convention next week.
Gov. Malloy Announces He'll Seek Re-ElectionThe Democrat made the announcement Friday following a meeting of the State Bond Commission. Malloy previously said he would unveil his decision after the legislative session adjourns in May.
Poll: Malloy Could Face Tough Re-Election Battle In Conn. Gubernatorial RaceFour years ago, Dannel Malloy defeated Republican candidate Tom Foley by less than a percentage point. The first Quinnipiac University poll of the 2014 race shows the numbers between the two have not budged
Republican Tom Foley Announces Another Bid For Conn. GovernorThe Republican from Greenwich who narrowly lost to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy in 2010 announced his decision Wednesday at a VFW post in Waterbury.
Danbury Mayor Throws His Hat Into Ring For Gubernatorial RaceMayor Mark Boughton announced in August he had formed a committee to explore a possible run for governor. He said he wanted to spend several months "testing the waters'' before deciding.
Danbury Mayor 'Testing The Waters' For Possible Gubernatorial RunOn Wednesday morning, Mayor Mark Boughton sent out a cryptic, Bruce Springsteen-inspired tweet that said, "Tramps like us --- Baby we were born to run.''
Connecticut Senate Republican Leader John McKinney Announces Run For Governor John McKinney, the Republican leader of the state Senate, announced Tuesday he is running for governor in 2014, saying he hopes to restore fiscal prosperity to Connecticut.
Survey: Danbury Is The Safest City In ConnecticutDanbury, with its population of 80,000, is again proudly sporting the banner as the safest city in Connecticut. That's according to a survey by CQ Press.
Officially A Killer Storm: 5 Dead In Connecticut, Travel Ban LiftedA travel ban was lifted in Connecticut after 24 hours of orders to stay off the roads, but cleanup was far from over Saturday afternoon following the blizzard that left more than 3 feet of snow in some parts of the state.
Forecast Models Indicate 'Frankenstorm' Likely To Slam East CoastTri-State Area officials are bracing for a gale-force storm that's expected to hit most of the East Coast next week.