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Phase 2 Covid rollbacks in Bridgeport, Norwalk and Stamford

The rollback to Phase 2 is a voluntary decision and not mandated by the state.

Bridgeport restaurant closed following Covid-mitigation violations

Mitch Noel, who owns the Ten20 restaurant, maintains that the establishment has been closed by the city for Covid-related violations twice, not three times, in which case the restaurant’s reopening would not be subject to state approval.

‘We are prepared’: Secretary of State Merrill says as Covid, cyberattacks...

“I never imagined that a sitting president would question our elections,” Secretary of the State Denise Merrill tells the Business Journal.

Connecticut launches investigation into utilities’ Isaias performance as pols’ tempers rise

The inquiry will help "determine whether the companies are meeting their legal obligations and whether any penalties need to be applied," Gov. Ned Lamont said. "The people of Connecticut deserve better than the service they are receiving.”

Bethel’s Lynx City electric scooters to hit the streets in Bridgeport

The firm, which offers an app-driven rental system, will roll out 125 scooters in the Park City this month.

Nancy DiNardo returns to chair state Democratic Party

DiNardo – who held that position from 2004-14 – is the first woman to serve as chair of the party.

COVID-19 LATEST: Numbers still rising, but ‘seem to be flattening out,’...

While Connecticut's number of COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations and deaths continues to rise, Gov. Ned Lamont today insisted that they "seem to be flattening out."

Harbor Yard Amphitheater postpones opening until 2021

Three concerts scheduled for the summer were shifted to other venues.

Bridgeport points to several projects in its efforts to be more...

"These upgrades will save the city considerable money over the long-term and ultimately benefit the taxpayers of Bridgeport," says Mayor Joe Ganim.

Bridgeport’s Harbor Yard Amphitheater gets ready for summer opening

Developer Howard Saffan says “a combination of Murphy’s Law and the weather" delayed the venue's opening by more than a year -- and that its original $15 million budget has been exceeded "dramatically."

Bridgeport’s controversial Democratic Registrar of Voters retiring

Santa (Sandi) Ayala, who ends her 16-year run tomorrow, has frequently been accused of mishandling several elections.

CT Supreme Court affirms Bridgeport mayor’s re-election, but SEEC probe continues

"I would be remiss if I didn’t express my appreciation again for the continued and overwhelming support that I received from the voters," the mayor said in acknowledging the court ruling.

Taking a toll on commuters: Lamont woos politicians and residents on...

The future of the governos’s ambitious 10-year, $21 billion CT2030 plan is very much in doubt, with state Republicans remaining skeptical and several of his fellow Democratic lawmakers hedging their bets as next year’s election looms.

Stamford Mayor Martin supports tolls plan; other area legislators split along...

"Like many residents in Stamford, I don't like paying tolls," Martin said, "but I applaud the governor's courageous commitment to fixing our transportation infrastructure while being financially responsible."

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.