Most-Popular Stories Of The Week

by Eugene Driscoll | Feb 16, 2019 6:58 am

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5. Ansonia mourns Alderman Frank DeLibero

4. ‘American Pickers’ features Derby treasures

3. Derby detectives review footage from January shootout

2. Derby resident hired by foundation in New Britain

1. Man struck by train in Ansonia

Lamont Wants To Curb Borrowing

by CT MIRROR | Feb 12, 2019 9:07 pm

Gov. Ned Lamont pledged Tuesday to slam the brakes on state borrowing, proposing a “debt diet” that could drain significant resources from municipal school construction and capital projects at state universities.

It also would make it difficult in 2020 for Lamont’s fellow Democrats in the legislature to obtain borrowing for small, community-based projects — labeled “pork-barrel spending” by critics — as they run for re-election.

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Derby Detectives Review Video Footage From January Shooting

by Eugene Driscoll | Feb 7, 2019 4:10 pm

GOOGLE An 18-year-old man shot on Anson Street in Derby Jan. 24 is still in the hospital, a police lieutenant said Thursday.

The victim was shot once in his lower torso during a gunfight on the street just before midnight. He is in stable condition, but police are waiting for him to recover before talking to the victim at length.

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