CT: We Aren’t Too Fat!
0 comments, 05/27/2015, by in CIVICS

Good work CT, we aren't the fattest people in the country! That distinction belongs to Mississippi. CT has the 10th lowest obesity rate with 24.9% of the population considered obese. The Gallup Poll results were just released in a well-being survey. Nationally the obesity rate rose to 27.7% in 2... Read more...

CT Ghost Town Back On The Market
0 comments, 05/26/2015, by in CIVICS, VIDEO

If you ever wanted to own a ghost town in CT here is your second chance. Johnsonville Village went up for auction back in October eventually selling for $1.9 million. The buyer's financing fell through and now the town is back on the market to the tune of $2.4 million. Search your cushions and make ... Read more...

Highway Party Poopers

Let's face it, on 3 day weekends we all tend to party a bit more than usual, and yes I'm one of you.With that said, it's the morning of day three and there have already been 17 DUI arrests by the CT State Troopers. That's on top of about 700 speeding and 800 seat belt/phone tickets, believe me the c... Read more...

And You Thought Our Highways Were Bad
0 comments, 05/20/2015, by in CIVICS

A new report ranks CT's rural roads as the most dangerous in the country. The report was released by TRIP, who according to their website "is a private nonprofit organization that researches, evaluates and distributes economic and technical data on surface transportation issues". Our back roads c... Read more...

Feeling Gassed From Car Taxes?
0 comments, 05/18/2015, by in CIVICS

“Let me tell you how it will be, There’s one for you, nineteen for me, ‘Cause I’m the Taxman, Yeah, I’m the Taxman.”–George Harrison Give a greedy government the chance, as Harrison snarled in that Beatles tune about 50 years ago (nothing’s really changed), and it will tax the str... Read more...

Derby Woman Nearly Eaten By Donation Bin
0 comments, 05/18/2015, by in CIVICS, VIDEO

No good deed goes unpunished. One woman found this out the hard way when she was making a donation to a Kiducation bin in the parking lot of St. Michael’s Church. The charitable lady was dropping her goods in and seemingly changed her mind about giving away an item because the tried to retrieve it... Read more...

Flasher On The Loose In Stratford
0 comments, 05/15/2015, by in CIVICS

Look out Stratford residents! Some dude in your area feels the need to wag his dong and you could be next. Police has notched three different calls about this guy showing off his bits around Stratford Center. The creep even followed one victim. I don't get flashers. No one wants to see you shake ... Read more...