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Marijuana plants grow at Perennial Holistic Wellness Center, a not-for-profit medical marijuana dispensary in Los Angeles. (credit: Getty Images)

Bridgeport Puts Brakes On Medical Marijuana Dispensary Amid Concerns From Residents, Mayor

Mayor Bill Finch is not happy his city was chosen as one of 27 sites in Connecticut to dispense medical marijuana.

05/28/2014

Connecticut State Capitol in Hartford (file/Used with permission of the Connecticut General Assembly and the League of Women Voters of Connecticut Education Fund, Inc.)

Bill To Open Records Of Adults Adopted As Children After 1983 Reaches Malloy’s Desk

A new state law in Connecticut will make certain records available of adults who were adopted as children three decades ago.

05/10/2014

Architect's rendering of Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet Campus in Bridgeport, Conn. (credit: fairchildwheeler.org)

Greenest School In Conn. Set To Open Its Doors In Bridgeport

When the Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet Campus opens later this month, 750 ninth and 10th graders chosen by lottery will grace the halls as the first two classes of the state-of-the-art school.

08/19/2013

Two Metro-North trains collided in Bridgeport, Conn., on May 17, 2013. (credit: Helen Dodson)

Metro-North Trains Involved In ‘Major Derailment’ In Conn., Dozens Injured

About 700 people were on board the trains when one heading east from New York City’s Grand Central Station to New Haven derailed about 6:10 p.m. just outside Bridgeport, Metropolitan Transportation Authority officials said.

05/17/2013

Toy Gun (credit: Clipart.com, FILE)

Conn. Security Guard Placed On Leave After Toy Gun Incident

Authorities said that April Robles pretended to shoot people with the toy gun earlier this month.

01/22/2013

Gun Surrendered In New Haven Buyback Event (credit: CBS 2)

Gun Buyback Events Held Across Conn. In Aftermath Of Newtown School Massacre

Officials hold a series of gun buyback events in New Haven and Bridgeport in the aftermath of the Newtown school massacre.

12/23/2012

Gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley speaks - Hartford, CT - Nov 5, 2010 - Photo: Catherine Cioffi / WCBS 880

Democrat Malloy Officially Wins Conn. Governor’s Race

Dan Malloy has defeated Republican Tom Foley to become the first Democrat in two decades to be elected governor of Connecticut.

11/05/2010