Connecticut Food Bank Anticipates Worsening Food Insecurity in State

01/02/14

Connecticut Food Bank Anticipates Worsening Food Insecurity in State

“The $36 drop in benefits doesn’t sound like a lot to you and me, but it’s a lot to her,” Mary Ingarra said of a woman whom she was careful not to identify, but one whom she said had lost her job when a dry cleaners closed five years ago.

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AR-15 Ammo Magazines Sent to Connecticut Governor, Legislators as 'Gift'

01/01/14

AR-15 Ammo Magazines Sent to Connecticut Governor, Legislators as 'Gift'

It was part of Alabama gun activist Mike Vanderboegh’s “Toys for Totalitarians” campaign, in which he is sending banned high-capacity magazines to some legislators after he finished sending various examples of magazines to the governors of Colorado, Maryland, New York and, as of Monday, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.

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Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy Takes to New Haven Streets to Learn About Homelessness

12/31/13

Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy Takes to New Haven Streets to Learn About Homelessness

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., recently dropped himself into the life of one of his state’s most unfortunate.

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MADD Wants Tougher Connecticut Drunk Driving Laws

12/30/13

MADD Wants Tougher Connecticut Drunk Driving Laws

Emboldened by a 2012 change in the laws that expanded the use of ignition interlock devices to prevent repeat drunken driving offenders from getting behind the wheel if they are inebriated, MADD wants to extend the use of the equipment further

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2013 in Connecticut (Magazine): Best Dining, Arts, Politics, Issues, Fashion & More

12/27/13

2013 in Connecticut (Magazine): Best Dining, Arts, Politics, Issues, Fashion & More

2013 was a great year—at least in terms of the broad range of compelling stories we offered in the print version of Connecticut magazine and in our online “verticals,” or categories of digital content focused on dining, the arts, politics, style and more.

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