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  • Newington Teen Asks Joe Biden To The Prom; VP Sends Her A Corsage

    Newington Teen Asks Joe Biden To The Prom; VP Sends Her A Corsage
    NEWINGTON — When Talia Maselli envisioned her perfect prom date, one man immediately sprang to mind: Vice President Joe Biden. “Joe Biden makes me laugh,” the Maselli said. “He just cracks me up.” So she mailed Biden a...
  • Millennial Women Face Job, Family Choices

    Many millennial women are not feeling the effects of the gender wage gap, just yet. A Pew Research Center study showed that millennial women — born between 1980 and 2000 — are currently earning close to what their male counterparts earn....
  • Bacchiochi's False Accusation Will Haunt Her — And Foley

    The one thing it was not was a "misunderstanding." State Rep. Penny Bacchiochi, R-Stafford, accused a rival campaign in the contest for the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor of racism. It was not true. The unseemly saga initiated by...
  • Adjunct Jailbird

    Adjunct Jailbird
    Every time I hear the name Ravi Shankar, I think of the sitar player from India who played with the Beatles back in the last century. I don’t think of a tenured associate professor being promoted by Central Connecticut State University to full...
  • As Decades Pass, WWII Vets Reassess Memories

    As Decades Pass, WWII Vets Reassess Memories
    Their memories are clear, undimmed after seven decades. John Fletcher can see dead German soldiers stacked in a truck and multicolored parachutes dropping on Bastogne, Belgium, in the desperate winter of 1944-45. A scene from August 1942 plays in...
  • Thumbs Up For Senators, Down For Senate

    Thumbs up to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney of Connecticut, both of whom have fought hard for student-loan relief for students and their families. Thanks in part to their efforts, President Obama recently signed an executive order...
  • Professor Jailbird

    A faculty member is promoted to full professor while in prison. The administration doesn't know about his incarceration, nor give much weight to the crimes that up led to it. That raises some serious questions about the university, among them: Does anyone...
  • Thumbs High Up For Murals At Library

    Thumbs high up to the Hartford Public Library for soon becoming the new home of two wonderful murals that are now in the city's XL Center. The large works — one of them is 16 by 10 feet — by Harlem Renaissance painter Romare Bearden require...
  • Thumbs Down For Inscrutable Regents Release

    Thumbs down to the state Board of Regents of Higher Education for a press release that was inscrutable mush. The release, with the head-scratching title "Board of Regents Meets to Consider to Amend Item Adopted in May 13 Meeting," concerned a...
  • 1914 Maritime Disaster Lost In Fog Of Time

    One hundred years ago, the ocean liner Empress of Ireland left Quebec City for England on what was to be her 96th Atlantic crossing. It never reached the ocean. The steamship was struck by another ship and sunk in the St. Lawrence River, taking more...
  • Rebuke Of Eastern Professor Wrong

    I have been putting in seven hours of writing every day to finish a book during my sabbatical. While doing that, I take occasional glimpses at the mainstream media and just saw an emerging controversy emanating from Eastern Connecticut State University, a...