A proposal in Connecticut to expand access to driver’s licenses to immigrants regardless of their legal status has received the support of the governor, legislative leaders and mayors from across the state.
Authorities say icy conditions caused a driver to spin out Saturday afternoon on the highway in Lacey Township. Four men in a van, including Espinoza, stopped to help the driver push her car to a safer location.
The buyback, which began on Saturday, has already netted 40 handguns, 38 long guns and an AK-47, according to police.
The three-year pilot program is intended to boost student achievement and make U.S. schools more competitive on a global level.
The pounding the region has taken from three big storms over the last year has Connecticut U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal saying we have to change our tactic from storm response to storm preparation.
Nearly 2.1 million people are registered to vote, with more than 100,000 citizens becoming new voters since early September.
Members of the crowd repeatedly hurled boos and erupted in cheers, as well as shouting and applause, during the third Connecticut U.S. Senate debate between Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy and Republican businesswoman Linda McMahon.
The federal funding will be available to state and local governments and some nonprofits for emergency work and repair in five Connecticut counties. They include Fairfield, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven and New London.
Gov. Dan Malloy says he is pressing the federal government to help Connecticut assess damage caused by Tropical Storm Irene.
The Eagle is carrying 140 cadets from the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn., from which it departed in May for its 75th anniversary voyage to Europe.
On January 5, 2011, Jodi Rell leaves the Connecticut state capitol and Dan Malloy takes over as governor.
The crux of the final Connecticut Senate debate on Tuesday came down to trust, jobs and professional wrestling.
The debate is scheduled for 7 p.m. at the Garde Arts Center in New London.
The Connecticut Senate candidates are facing off in another televised debate. The two candidates, Republican Linda McMahon and Democrat Richard Blumenthal, participated in two face-to-face debates last week.
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