Jeanine Basinger begins her book The Movie Musical! by recalling being a child in the small town of Brookings, South Dakota, during World War II and beholding Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers on the big screen of the downtown movie theater. The movie was Swing Time. In those days, she writes, …

Half of the 22-member majority Democrats in the state Senate have doubts about the way Gov. Ned Lamont is moving toward the reopening of the state and said that if tougher health guidelines aren’t adopted, the state could quickly increase the infection rate after the first phase of the gover…

HARTFORD — More than 1,000 protesters from across the state took to the streets of Hartford Monday afternoon to call on Gov. Ned Lamont to reopen the state, claiming their personal rights have been violated by government orders imposed since the onset of the COVID-19 public health crisis tha…

Even as the state responds to a rising daily death toll from coronavirus, even as we see new orders including a face mask mandate, Gov. Ned Lamont is looking at a wide range of information and guidance as he crafts a plan to restart Connecticut after May 20.