Nearly 60 percent of Connecticut is forest. But the state is also one of the most densely-populated in the country. And now, a new report says that provides unique opportunities for animals and people to co-exist.

The proposed bike path in North Adams, Massachusetts, would run behind some of the houses on Chenaille Terrace.
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The public will have the chance to weigh in on a proposal this week to construct a bike path in North Adams, Massachusetts.

A groundbreaking ceremony was held at Hartford’s Dillon Stadium Monday.

Mass. Cities Snubbed By Amazon Say Bidding Was Worth It

Nov 15, 2018

Boston and Somerville aren’t the only Massachusetts cities that Amazon passed over when looking for a second headquarters. More than two dozen communities in the state submitted bids last year. Most were eliminated months ago.

Now that Amazon has made its choice, some of the local long shots are reflecting on their failed pitches.

A voting sign.
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Turnout is notoriously low in some of the region's big cities. But if you mix Census age data with turnout numbers, there are a couple surprises.