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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.

Griffin Hospital opens family health center in Shelton

The office has 24 exam rooms and a spa-like design that will be home to nine primary care providers.

Shelton P&Z Administrator Rick Schultz resigns to take similar Monroe job

Shelton Planning and Zoning Administrator Rick Schultz, who has held that post for 22 years, will become Monroe’s town planner starting Nov. 5.

Shelton Mayor Lauretti considers challenging Ganim in Bridgeport election

After 27 years as mayor of Fairfield County’s smallest city, Mark Lauretti is toying with a possible new job: becoming mayor of Fairfield County’s largest city.

Politics update: Ganim in, Lauretti out of gubernatorial race

Both political parties’ primaries will be held on Aug. 14; the general election will take place on Nov. 6.

BTX Global Logistics announces new world HQ in Shelton

BTX is a full-service transportation and logistics organization specializing in time-sensitive, heavy-weight freight and integrated solutions for customers around the world.

Shelton’s Inline Plastics breaking the food-packaging mold for 50 years

Products with names like Surelock and Safe-T-Fresh may not necessarily be familiar to most consumers, but are likely to have been used by anyone purchasing a package of produce, snacks or “grab-and-go” meals from their local store or deli.

Connecticut GOP endorses Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton for governor

Former Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst and Westport-based technology executive Steve Obstinik won enough votes from delegates to enable a primary election on Aug. 14. State Sen. Joe Markley of Southington was endorsed by the convention for lieutenant governor and Hartford pub owner Matthew M. Corey was endorsed to challenge Chris Murphy for the U.S. Senate.

Legalizing recreational marijuana still a tough call for Connecticut

As has been the case for years, the debate over legalization essentially boils down to two standpoints: “It’s an idea whose time has come” vs. “Why do you think they call it ‘dope’?”

Stamford CFO Michael Handler joins crowded race for governor

Michael Handler is both Stamford's director of administration and volunteer director of New Canaan's Office of Emergency Management.

American Family Care opening urgent care facility in Shelton

It's the fourth AFC to be opened by Dr. Steven Heffer following the success of two Bridgeport centers and a Fairfield location.

Business and political leaders give Malloy-era largely damning reviews

Some high marks for the outgoing governor's attempts to fix the fiscal mess he inherited ... but actual accomplishments are few, according to observers.

CT Gov. Malloy won’t seek third term as governor

Shelton Mayor Mark Lauretti, Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton, Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst, and State Sen. Tony Hwang are all potential names to become the state's 89th govenor.