For the many families struggling to put food on the table, summer camps are helping by supplying nutritious meals to kids. However, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy has some concerns about those food programs continuing once the school year begins.
Connecticut lawmakers announced Thursday a new $6.7 million grant for electric bus facility upgrades in Stamford.
If you are unemployed and receiving weekly unemployment benefits, your checks may be about to get a whole lot smaller. The $600 federal enhancement that a lot of families rely on expired Friday.
A group of senators led by Cory Booker of New Jersey and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut on Thursday released a plan for reforming college sports with an athletes bill or rights. The legislative plan calls for college athletes to have the ability to earn money for their names, images and likenesses with “minimal restrictions,” and […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — A huge international study of a COVID-19 vaccine that aims to work with just one dose is getting underway as top U.S. health officials sought Wednesday to assure a skeptical Congress and public that they can trust any shots the government ultimately approves. Hopes are high that answers about at least one […]
Presumptive Democratic Presidential nominee Joe Biden has chosen California Senator Kamala Harris to be his running mate.
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy is heading to East Hartford today to hand out meals to local kids.
U.S. Senators Blumenthal, Murphy call on lawmakers to pass an extension for unemployment checks amid pandemic
U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy are calling on lawmakers to pass an extension for people relying on unemployment checks to get by.
BEIJING — Chinese officials say foreigners holding certain types of visas and residence permits will be permitted to return to China as the threat of the new coronavirus continues to recede. The decision lifts a months-long blanket suspension covering most foreigners apart from diplomats and those in special circumstances. Beginning Monday, foreign nationals holding valid […]
Governor Ned Lamont said he is still in awe over the damage of Tuesday’s tropical storm. Forty-eight hours later, Lamont rolled up his sleeves and helped the Doyles of South Windsor.