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Incumbent leaders returning to office – except for Fairfield’s Tetreau

Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling, and Trumbull First Selectman Vicki Tesoro were all re-elected, while State Rep. Fred Camillo is taking as Greenwich First Selectman from the retiring Peter Tesei.

Connecticut Republicans say UTC-Raytheon merger bad for the state

“This jarring announcement from arguably our best-known, highest-profile business has got to serve as an overdue wake-up call to the governor and to the Democrat-controlled state legislature," says Republican state Sen. Tony Hwang.

Norwalk development going strong – but Walk Bridge still a thorn...

A recent bus tour by U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy and Mayor Harry Rilling highlighted a number of projects now underway.

Dr. Jeremy Richman, Sandy Hook anti-violence activist, dead of apparent suicide

"We become involved when we let things touch us to the core," Richman, who founded the nonprofit The Avielle Foundation, told the audience at a 2016 Westfair event.

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy: Thumbs-up for Lamont, thumbs-down for Trump

Noting that he sits on the Senate Appropriations Committee, Murphy said he was determined to “try and bring road and railway money back to Connecticut” this year.

CT, NY lawmakers seek $20M from Trump to protect LI Sound

“If we consider the status quo acceptable, the Long Island Sound and the coastline we know will not be recognizable to the next generation,” reads a letter from a bipartisan coalition.

After Obamacare ruled unconstitutional, CT lawmakers and health care officials scramble

“We are committed to upholding the ACA and the support it provides to the residents of our state,” said AHCT CEO James Michel.

Malloy proposes millions of dollars for Bridgeport economic development

The proposals to the state bond commission include $7 million for improvements to Sikorsky Memorial Airport.

Quinnipiac poll finds governor’s race too close to call

Meanwhile, in the Connecticut U.S. Senate race, Democratic incumbent Sen. Chris Murphy still leads Republican challenger and business owner Matthew Corey by double digits.

WWE facing growing pressure to postpone Saudi event

Several U.S lawmakers, including U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, have urged Stamford-based WWE to postpone the event while the investigation into a missing Washington Post columnist continues.

Matthew Corey offers a working-class alternative to Sen. Chris Murphy

Corey, the owner of a window washing service, is the Republican candidate challenging incumbent Chris Murphy to represent Connecticut in the U.S. Senate.

All aboard? New rail line’s impact on local businesses, home values...

While everyone cheers the CTrail Hartford Line's potential for reducing highway traffic, opinion is mixed on how it will affect property values here.

Murphy leads group of U.S. senators seeking improvements for shellfish farmers

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., spearheaded a letter to leaders of the U.S. Senate Agriculture Committee advocating for better insurance options for shellfish farmers and the aquaculture industry.

Danbury’s FuelCell Energy gets $1.5M fed grant

The firm will use the funding for hydrogen production research and development that is compatible with nuclear energy sources.

Democrats endorse Ned Lamont for governor

Lamont’s choice for lieutenant governor, Susan Bysiewicz, will face a primary challenge in August from Eva Bermudez Zimmerman, a former Newtown legislative council member.