Connecticut Postings

Connecticut Post newsroom blog

Halfway house plan withdrawn

on
BRIDGEPORT — West Side residents geared up last month to fight yet another proposed group home in their neighborhood, but it was postponed. Now it’s been entirely withdrawn from the Zoning Board of Appeals agenda. Last year, ReEntry Ministry received approval to provide a 12-bed facility in a building at 853 Fairfield Ave., owned by […] [Read More]
Categories: General

What sheltering in place looks like at CCSU

on
             Contributed photo, used with permission. NEW BRITAIN – With the Central Connecticut State University campus on full lock down Monday, students and staff were told to stay inside and away from windows. This comes from Aeisha Henry, a Central student who was in the Marcus White Computer Lab basement during the ordeal. To follow me […] [Read More]
Categories: General

How Not To Be A Victim 101

on
BRIDGEPORT – Housatonic Community College will hold two workshops on how to avoid investment, banking and credit fraud on Wednesday, Nov. 13. The free sessions are at 12:30 p.m. and again at 6:30 p.m. at the college, located in the Events Center in Beacon Hall on campus. Housatonic is located at 900 Lafayette Blvd, right […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Organization wins car in national contest

on
FAIRFIELD — Jewish Senior Services has won a new Toyota Sienna Mobility van in the car company’s national contest 100 Cars for Good. Toyota is giving away vehicles to 100 non-profits that receive the most votes. Every 50 days, five new organizations are posted up on the website www.100carsforgood.com. People can vote for two each […] [Read More]
Categories: General

CCSu campus on lockdown

on
Here’s what students are saying on social media: http://storify.com/FrankJuliano/campus-emergency-at-ccsu.html   [Read More]
Categories: General

Will UConn name be tarnished over indifference charges?

on
    [Read More]
Categories: General

Malloy discuss one-year anniversary of Sandy Hook shootings

on
Governor Dannel P. Malloy appeared on MSNBC’S “Morning Joe” today and discussed the upcoming one-year anniversary of the Sandy Hook shootings. “Getting by one year is going to be real important,” Malloy said, before reiterating the expectation that the anniversary on Dec. 14 will be “a lot lower-key.” “As low-key as something like that can be. Lives […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Hartford plans to do what Bridgeport wanted to do

on
BRIDGEPORT — Hartford this week put out a request for qualifications fora municipal office building that would consolidate government functions now scattered in seven different locations. “This prevents efficiency to interdepartmental collaboration and creates unnecessary barriers for citizens attempting to contact the proper department from which they seek service,” the RFQ, put up online on […] [Read More]
Categories: General