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Conn. DOT issues statement about garage closing

The Connecticut DOT has provided further details on the train station garage, giving a more detailed outline of how the decision to close the garage came about as well as the time it will take to

State gives Stamford $2.5 million for affordable housing

Governor Dannel Malloy joined Stamford’s legislative delegation on Monday in announcing a $2.5 million grant to help develop 46 units of affordable housing in Stamford. The grant is to Shelter for the

Malloy issues a travel ban tonight

Gov. Malloy has issued a travel ban on state highways starting at 9 p.m. Between 15 to 30 inches of snow is projected to fall in the region tomorrow. Wind gusts are expected to be as much as 50 miles

Voters head to the polls in Stamford

STAMFORD — As of 2 p.m. 15,483 voters have cast ballots at the polls — or about 26 percent of the city’s 58, 477 registered voters, according to Republican Registrar of Voters Lucy Corelli. There

Democrats in District 144 already fundraising

¬† STAMFORD — The two candidates vying for the Democratic City Committee’s endorsement to run for the state House of Representatives in District 144 this November have already started fundraising.

Molgano and Republicans force Common Core hearing

STAMFORD — District 144 state Rep. Michael Molgano joined with his Republican colleagues in the state General Assembly to force a public hearing on legislation related to the Common Core curriculum

City Rep. to announce state run

ABOVE: City Rep. Matthew Quinones, D-16 STAMFORD — Newly-elected Board of Representatives member Matthew Quinones is scheduled to announce his candidacy for the state House of Representatives this

Stamford state Rep. named vice chair of MORE Commission

ABOVE: District 148 state Rep. Dan Fox, who represents Stamford’s East Side and Glenbrook neighborhoods (THE ADVOCATE) STAMFORD — State Speaker of the House¬†Brendan Sharkey, D-Hamden, has named

Malloy in Stamford Tuesday

ABOVE: Gov. Dannel P. Malloy STAMFORD — Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will spend Tuesday morning in Stamford attending a National Governors Association meeting, his office announced Monday. Malloy, who

Stamford Rep recognized for community activism

  STAMFORD — The Connecticut Community Associations Institute has named Shippan state Rep. Gerry Fox III its “Legislator of the Year.” The group recognized Fox for his “advocacy concerning