Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘Connecticut’
By Brandon Jones On Friday, August 28th, 2015
1 Comment

Quinnipiac adds bias to poll with Joe Biden, no Al Gore or Elizabeth Warren

Presidential polls are still showing Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton ahead, but the new Quinnipiac University poll added Vice President Joe Biden to the pool of Democrat candidates, but he’s never announced More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
0 Comments

Jeb Bush’s grandpa Prescott Bush, family linked to origins of Planned Parenthood

Jeb Bush may denounce Planned Parenthood videos, but there is a long history between the Bush family and Planned Parenthood. A 1947 letter sent by Planned Parenthood honorary chairman Margaret Sanger which listed More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
0 Comments

Missing baby, Aaden Moreno, found dead, father Tony Moreno in hospital

Connecticut police confirmed on Tuesday evening that the body of the missing 7-month-old boy has been recovered from the Connecticut River. Officials confirmed the body of Aaden Moreno was found in the water More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
0 Comments

Roosevelt Holmes charged with murder of Jay Headen

A Connecticut man, Roosevelt Holmes, the suspect in a shooting at a North End basketball tournament that left one man dead and three others wounded, will be charged with murder. Holmes, 23, will be charged with More...

By Butter Bracco On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
0 Comments

Chimar Gordon murder case: Quan Soyini guilty, faces 80 years in prison

A Hartford man has been convicted of aiding his brother in the 2013 murder of a man who was shot and killed in a Connecticut charter school parking lot. A Superior Court jury found Quan Soyini, 39, guilty of conspiracy More...

By Butter Bracco On Friday, May 22nd, 2015
0 Comments

Court rules to allow New York ban on ‘Choose Life’ license plates

The New York Department of Motor Vehicles landed a victory over the pro-life, pro-adoption crowd as a court ruled that the state could ban the “Choose Life” license plates. The DMV previously interpreted More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, May 18th, 2015
0 Comments

Rhode Island ends Obamacare’s abortion mandate after HIV man’s lawsuit

The state of Rhode Island has revised its health insurance exchange by adding plans that don’t mandate a surcharge for other people’s elective abortions. The change is the result of an Alliance Defending Freedom More...

By Butter Bracco On Saturday, March 28th, 2015
0 Comments

Nicole Kummer identified as dead Connecticut woman found stabbed to death

Connecticut state police have identified a body found late Wednesday afternoon in a wooded area of Colchester. Classified as a homicide, the body was identified as Nicole Kummer of Hartford. Kummer, 28, was found More...

By Butter Bracco On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015
0 Comments

Anthony Parker cold case murder: Jimel Frank, Karl Roye arrested

Two Connecticut residents have been charged with murder in the shooting death of a Anthony Parker in 2011. The arrests may be end to a long cold case roadblock in the case. Jimel Frank, 27, and Karl Roye, 24, were More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, January 26th, 2015
0 Comments

Northeast braces for massive snowstorm, de Blasio warns New Yorkers

The New York City area was placed under a 35-hour blizzard warning beginning Monday afternoon, with more than 2 feet of snow expected to create “paralyzing, crippling” conditions, forecasters said Sunday. It’s More...

By Adam Lee On Sunday, January 18th, 2015
1 Comment

President Obama Proposes New Laws for Data Hacking Disclosure

Corporations are notorious for holding on to information they believe could be potentially threatening to their sales and reputations. This is especially prevalent when the corporation has become a victim of cyber-crime, More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
1 Comment

New report: Colleges are violating the free speech of their students

The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) released its 2015 report and interactive infographic on campus speech codes across America today. FIRE’s findings show that more than half of the 437 schools More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, November 19th, 2014
0 Comments

‘A Christmas Carol’ and ‘Christmas in Connecticut’ coming to theaters on Dec 7

The joy of the holiday season is coming to the big screen with a classic Christmas double feature, “TCM Presents: ‘A Christmas Carol’ and ‘Christmas in Connecticut,’” brought to you by Fathom Events, More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, June 14th, 2014
2 Comments

Tickborne diseases: It’s not just Lyme disease

Ticks are arachnids, like spiders, scorpions and mites,  from the Class Arachnida. While most tick bites do not transmit infectious disease, some very serious infections can be contracted from the bite of this More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, June 9th, 2014
0 Comments

Delaware fentanyl-laced heroin overdose deaths up to eight

The state of Delaware has reported two additional  fentanyl-laced heroin overdose deaths last week bringing the total to eight.  The two newest cases occurred on April 2 in Millsboro and April 5 in Claymont, More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, June 9th, 2014
0 Comments

Nebraska reports chikungunya case in traveler to Haiti

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has reported the states first chikungunya case in a traveler to Haiti, according to a DHHS press release Monday. The patient is a 25-year-old woman from More...

By Robert Herriman On Thursday, June 5th, 2014
0 Comments

Yogurt Covered Craisins recalled due to undeclared peanuts

PRESS RELEASE Ocean Spray today announced it has taken the precautionary measure of voluntarily recalling two production lots of Ocean Spray® Greek Yogurt Covered Craisins® Dried Cranberries because the products More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, May 9th, 2014
2 Comments

Vermont passes GMO labeling law, Monsanto and Dupont set to sue

Vermont will become the first state to enact a law requiring labels on foods with genetically modified ingredients after the governor signed the bill into law on Thursday afternoon. The bill will go into effect More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, May 2nd, 2014
2 Comments

Fourth State Insurance Agency Warns Consumers Against Unacceptable Insurance Gaps Involved in ‘Ridesharing’

PRESS RELEASE: Minnesota’s department of insurance recently became the fourth state insurance agency to warn consumers about coverage gaps involved in ‘ridesharing’—joining California, Ohio and Nebraska. Information More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014
0 Comments

Connecticut health officials report third measles case in New Haven County

The Connecticut Department of Public Health (DPH) is urging the public to get their vaccinations up to date after reporting the third confirmed case of 2014. Health authorities say the case was confirmed in a New More...

Interviews banner  INTERVIEWS: CLICK HERE Dispatch Radio Logo 350x90

DISPATCH BLOGS

Truth in Genesis photo 300x146 Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History