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Boycott on Indiana Extends to More Cities and States

Boycott on Indiana Extends to More Cities and States

The boycott on Indiana extended even further on Monday, as more cities and even states have chosen to ban taxpayer funded travel to the state. In the state of Washington, Governor Jay Inslee has issued an administration wide ban on travel paid for by the state to Indiana. Nearby in Portland, Oregon, Mayor Charlie Hales, […]

Connecticut Governor Bans State Funded Travel to Indiana

Connecticut Governor Bans State Funded Travel to Indiana

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy, is the latest politician to step into the fray of the Religious Freedoms Restoration Act (RFRA) controversy, and has now banned state funded travel to Indiana. In a move that follows in the footsteps of the mayors of both San Francisco and Seattle, Malloy has announced that he is signing an […]

Former Governor John Rowland Sentenced to 30 Months for Felony Corruption

Former Governor John Rowland Sentenced to 30 Months for Felony Corruption

Former Connecticut governor John G. Rowland has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for his second felony conviction on corruption charges. A federal judge handed down his sentence on Wednesday. Rowland must also pay $35,000 and serve three years probation, following his jail sentence. This sentencing come 10 years after his primary conviction on felony […]

Newtown Is Demolishing the Lanza Home

Newtown Is Demolishing the Lanza Home

The events that transpired at Sandy Hook in Newtown, Connecticut, a little over two years ago were devastating; it shocked the world because of human capability. The house in Newtown where Adam Lanza lived is now in the process of being demolished. The house is now vacant, and has been since Lanza used to live […]

Newtown Victims’ Families Sue Gun Maker

Newtown Victims’ Families Sue Gun Maker

Two years after the massacre at a Newtown, Connecticut elementary school that left 20 children and six adults dead as well as one teacher wounded, many of the victims’ families are seeking justice from the companies that manufactured, distributed and sold the rifle used in the shooting, according to CBS. In the lawsuit, one surviving […]

Pigs May Fly, But Not on US Airways

Pigs May Fly, But Not on US Airways

A woman travelling on Wednesday prior to the Thanksgiving holiday was forced to leave her plane when her pet pig caused a disturbance on the plane. On a US Airways flight, passengers were shocked to find that they were going to be travelling companions to a large pot-bellied pig. The animal was brought on to […]

Connecticut Court Rejects Complaint From Death Row Inmate Over Food

Connecticut Court Rejects Complaint From Death Row Inmate Over Food

A convicted killer currently awaiting execution in Connecticut is concerned that the Northern Correctional Institution is serving him non-kosher meals. The death row inmate was so concerned that he filed a lawsuit. Unfortunately for him, a Connecticut federal judge is not as troubled about what food the murderer is eating, and has rejected the man’s […]

Fire Kills One in New Haven, Connecticut

Fire Kills One in New Haven, Connecticut

According to the mayor of New Haven Connecticut, an apartment fire there has resulted in the death of one person. This news was first reported by NBC Connecticut. The apartment where the fatal blaze broke out is located in West Haven, Connecticut, on Bassett Street. The inferno began on Tuesday in the evening hours. One […]

Connecticut Ghost Town Sold

Connecticut Ghost Town Sold

The Connecticut ghost town which made the news and captured imaginations over the past month was sold via auction on Thursday afternoon. Just in time for Halloween, an unnamed buyer placed the winning bid of $1.9 million and won the entire town of Johnsonville in East Haddam, Connecticut. The opening bid for the town started at […]

Connecticut School Bus With 30 Students in Accident

Connecticut School Bus With 30 Students in Accident

In Ellington, Connecticut this morning, a school bus carrying 30 students to the Center School was involved in a traffic accident. The bus was reportedly rear-ended by another vehicle. No details of the incident have yet to be announced, but it has been said that no serious injuries to any of the students have been […]

Task Force to Look Again at Three Missing Connecticut Girls

Task Force to Look Again at Three Missing Connecticut Girls

Investigators from both Vernon, Connecticut, and state police as well as the Chief State Attorney’s Office in Tolland County have joined forces to create a task force charged with looking again at three cases of girls gone missing decades ago from eastern Connecticut. The organization of the Tolland County Cold Case Task Force was announced […]

Connecticut Ghost Town for Sale

Connecticut Ghost Town for Sale

Connecticut has its very own ghost town and it is up for sale. The town known as Johnsonville was founded in the mid-1800’s and has been abandoned since the 1990’s. As part of an auction that is scheduled to occur just in time for Halloween, the winning bidder will get approximately 62 acres of land. […]

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