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0 comments, 05/02/2014, by in CIVICS, LOCAL, TECH

If you get pulled over in Milford be ready to be on Cop Cam. Milford dropped some cash about a year ago to purchase "body cams", small head-mounted video cameras that document the officer's interactions with the public. Most police cars are equipped with dash cams but placing a cam on the body of an... Read more...

8 comments, 04/02/2014, by in LIFESTYLE, LOCAL

Now this is a fundraiser I can get behind! Todd Ruggere lives in Grafton MA. He loves beer and seems to have plenty of free time. See, one day while putting back a few brews he tried to name all the towns in Massachusetts. Disappointed that he was only able to name about half of them he decided t... Read more...

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0 comments, 03/02/2014, by in EATS, ENTERTAINMENT

Buzzfeed loves lists and recently the broke down the most popular bars in America by State. So who walked away with the title of Best Bar in CT? BAR in New Haven Here is what Buzzfeed had to say.     Not completely surprising right? BAR is very popular and people fawn al... Read more...

0 comments, 30/01/2014, by in CIVICS

Toledo, Ohio's Commercial Window Shield sent an email to seemingly every Board of Ed member in Connecticut. CWS was soliciting for their security film. In the email they included a photo of the entrance to Sandy Hook Elementary after it had been blown out during the shooting in 2012. Tasteless to sa... Read more...

2 comments, 28/01/2014, by in CIVICS

Getting a driver's license used to be a rite-of-passage for American teens. It was a pass to freedom and the open road. Today things are a little different, especially in CT. In 1997 CT started using graduated driver's licensing which increases levels of autonomy as a young driver gains experien... Read more...

2 comments, 27/01/2014, by in ENTERTAINMENT

Yesterday was not a good for fans of the following: Nine Inch Nails. Pro football. Pro Wrestling. A quick google search of any of them will tell you no one is happy about 3 big events yesterday. How did the Grammys, the NFL and WWE screw up so badly and ruin Sunday for pretty much everyone? I'll exp... Read more...

0 comments, 24/01/2014, by in SPORTS

With the Pro Bowl this weekend (yawn) and the Super Bowl next weekend (Go Peyton!) everyone has football on the brain. Plus you have all the Richard Sherman nonsense going on. If you have ever wondered what players are really saying please enjoy the following.     Via YouTube Read more...

0 comments, 23/01/2014, by in CIVICS, LOCAL

It looks like CT will end up the good end of $506 million this year, at least according to projections from State Budget Director Ben Barnes. Most of the surplus has come within the last month due to the state's tax amnesty program. Barnes also said that spending is under budget leading to this surp... Read more...

19 comments, 22/01/2014, by in CIVICS, LOCAL

Today The Courant featured an opinion piece from 19-year-old Elissa Sanci who suggests that Connecticut should follow in the footsteps of Texas and create School Marshals to keep the children safe at school. This program effectively lets volunteer school staff train to be armed guards on their campu... Read more...