Gov. Malloy: Federal Government Says Connecticut Is Among Best in Nation for Efficient Enrollment in Food Aid Program, Gives $2.4 Million in Bonus Awards to State

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(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded nearly $2.4 million in performance bonuses to the State of Connecticut for being among the top states for enrolling eligible households in the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance… Read More

An estimated 21,000 more Connecticut residents lacked health insurance in 2017 than in the year before, according to a new report

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HARTFORD, Conn. – An estimated 21,000 more Connecticut residents lacked health insurance in 2017 than in the year before, according to a new report. The report from Connecticut Voices for Children analyzes newly released data from the Census Bureau’s American Community Survey. Rachel Silbermann, economic… Read More

Jewett City Man Dies After Fall in New Hampshire

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According to the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, a Jewett City man died when he slipped and fell from a waterfall while camping alongside Cannon Mountain.  23 year old Zachariah Petersen died from his injuries after his friend pulled him from a… Read More