Posts Tagged ‘ Connecticut ’

Rosa DeLauro selected as chair of powerful House Appropriations Committee, one of the top jobs in Congress – Hartford Courant

Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-CT), shown in this file photo from July, has been elected chairman of the powerful House Appropriations Committee. (Yuri Gripas/Abaca Press/TNS)

U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, a 15-term Democrat from New Haven and the dean of the Connecticut delegation, has been selected as the chairman of the powerful House Appropriations Committee.

Source: Rosa DeLauro selected as chair of powerful House Appropriations Committee, one of the top jobs in Congress – Hartford Courant

DEEP report: Connecticut’s forest coverage remains ‘remarkable’, but insects, weather and development are continued threats – Hartford Courant

Connecticut’s new forest action report details current conditions, including threats from insects, development and climate change, but also touts news that forests cover about 60 percent of the nation’s fourth most densely populated state.

Source: DEEP report: Connecticut’s forest coverage remains ‘remarkable’, but insects, weather and development are continued threats – Hartford Courant

A town-by-town look at COVID-19 positivity and case rates across Connecticut. How does your town compare? – Hartford Courant

Look up the positivity for COVID-19 and case rate for your municipality

Source: A town-by-town look at COVID-19 positivity and case rates across Connecticut. How does your town compare? – Hartford Courant

Lamont announces public-private programs to restore jobs – StamfordAdvocate

Photo: Ned Gerard / Hearst Connecticut Media

The free services include a virtual jobs fair on June 16-18 run by the Stamford-based Indeed.com as part of a partnership with the state.

Source: Lamont announces public-private programs to restore jobs – StamfordAdvocate

Black-Owned Restaurants in Connecticut — CT Eats Out

One of the easiest ways to show support for the black people in our community is by putting our money where our mouths are. This means actively supporting black-owned restaurants (and all black-owned businesses) in everyday life.

Source: Black-Owned Restaurants in Connecticut — CT Eats Out

Due To Coronavirus, Lamont Postpones Primary Until June | CT News Junkie

Gov. Ned Lamont     CTNEWSJUNKIE FILE PHOTO

Source: Due To Coronavirus, Lamont Postpones Primary Until June | CT News Junkie

‘It Is Really Scary’ – Advocates, Housing Officials Race To Care For Homeless As Virus Spreads | CT News Junkie

Volunteers at the Friendship Service Center Inc. prepare the community lunch some years ago

Source: ‘It Is Really Scary’ – Advocates, Housing Officials Race To Care For Homeless As Virus Spreads | CT News Junkie

People Across Connecticut are Creating a Pollinator Pathway for Bees and Butterflies | Features | connecticutmag.com

Generations of regionalization advocates couldn’t permeate Connecticut’s 169-town mindset, but butterflies, hummingbirds and bees broke down local barriers in a few short years.

Source: People Across Connecticut are Creating a Pollinator Pathway for Bees and Butterflies | Features | connecticutmag.com

Connecticut Literary Festival | October 5, 2019 | Hartford, CT

 

An annual celebration of the literary arts here in the center of Connecticut: The Connecticut Literary Festival at Real Art Ways in Hartford.

Source: Connecticut Literary Festival | October 5, 2019 | Hartford, CT

OP-ED | Break The Culture Of Entitlement And Rein In The Quasi-Publics | CT News Junkie

MILLENIUS VIA SHUTTERSTOCK

Source: OP-ED | Break The Culture Of Entitlement And Rein In The Quasi-Publics | CT News Junkie