Deadline Reached For Connecticut State Workers To Comply With COVID Vaccine OrderSuspended workers will stay on unpaid leave until they show proof of vaccination or agree to weekly testing.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Extends Mandatory COVID Vaccine Deadline For State EmployeesThe mandate includes workers at long-term care facilities, state hospitals, pre-K through grade 12 school workers and child care facility staff members.
Concern Over School Bus Staffing In Connecticut As New COVID Protocols BeginThe Connecticut School Transportation Association says more than 1,500 drivers from 12 bus companies are unvaccinated, and more than 200 of those drivers refuse weekly testing.
Connecticut To Welcome Over 300 Afghan RefugeesThe governor says he has directed the state's Department of Social Services to ensure families receive food, shelter, education and job training.
Feds Approve Connecticut's Plan For $110 Million Of COVID Relief Funding In SchoolsThe approved $110 million plan includes a statewide K-8 model curricula, extended access to online and digital platforms, and more.
Parents Confront Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Over School Mask MandateA group of angry parents confronted Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont over the issue of masks in schools.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Meets With Education, Public Health Officials To Discuss Upcoming School YearOfficials say they are concerned about the rise in COVID cases nationwide.
Tracking Henri: 4 Nursing Homes Evacuated As Parts Of Connecticut Experience Flooding Due To Storm Surge, Heavy RainsDuring Superstorm Sandy, some buildings along the Norwalk River and the Long Island sound got about two feet of water due to storm surge. That's not what's expected as a result of Henri, however.
Watch: Gov. Ned Lamont Gives Update On Connecticut's Storm ResponseGov. Ned Lamont gives an update as Tropical Storm Henri moves through Connecticut.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Issues COVID Vaccine Mandates For State EmployeesThe mandate starts Sept. 27.
Connecticut Gov. Lamont: Statewide Mask Mandate In All Classrooms To Stay In Place For At Least First Month Of SchoolLamont's executive order requiring masks in schools is set to expire with the rest of his special executive powers Sept. 30.
Working Families In Connecticut Now Eligible For Larger State Tax RefundConnecticut's earned income tax credit is increasing to 30.5% from 23%.
New York City Councilmember 'Baffled' By Mayor's Hesitance To Mandate Masks As Delta Variant SpreadsIn New York City, 10 million doses of the COVID vaccine have been given out. But it's still not enough, and more local lawmakers say de Blasio is making a mistake.
Minimum Wage Increases In Connecticut Starting SundayMinimum wage was $10.10 when Gov. Ned Lamont signed the legislation into law.
Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont Signs 2 Gun Safety Bills Into LawThe new law takes effect in June 2022.