Lose your home between 2008 and 2011? You may be eligible for settlement ca$h

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This is from Attorney General George Jepsen: “ MONDAY  SEPT. 24, 2012 HARTFORD – Attorney General George Jepsen said today that payment claim forms are going out to thousands of Connecticut borrowers whose homes were lost to foreclosure between Jan. 1, 2008 and Dec. 31, 2011, and who may be eligible for payment under the $25 […] [Read More]

Connecticut Civil War calendar: 150 years ago today Federal troops blew their chance at Antietam in Maryland, failed to chase Gen’l Lee after marginal victory

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This from Matt Warshauer, professor of history at Central Connecticut State University, who is a Civil War scholar: “At this moment, 150 years ago today, Union and Confederate Civil War forces were engaged in the Battle of Antietam, the single bloodiest day in American history.  They met on the hills and in the cornfields of […] [Read More]

Cathy Malloy, who has been generally left alone by CT reporters, tries to walk back media criticism

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Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s wife Cathy Malloy, yesterday down in Charlotte criticized reporters for being intrusive. Connecticut reporters have mostly focused on her husband since his election, so she may have some left over bitterness from the time Dannel was mayor of Stamford. Oh yeah, there was that brief flurry of media exposure after she was busted for […] [Read More]