| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:59 PM
I have ties to the University of Connecticut and the Connecticut State University System. I've lectured at both, have a cartoon collection at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center at UConn, have taught a class in editorial cartooning at Eastern Connecticut...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 11:30 AM
RAMSTEIN AIR BASE – UConn players and coaches ran a one-hour clinic for the children of service men and women stationed here.
As you can imagine, there are a lot of young moms and dads with small children growing here on the base, and it gives a...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 7:04 AM
The Reverend Bennett, who died in 1998, was a leader in Hartford’s West Indian community. Bennett helped spur business growth in the North End, fostering connections between scholars and students in Jamaica and Connecticut.
On November 10, the...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:12 PM
The 17-year-old driver of the car that crashed early Tuesday in Hebron, claiming the life of Paige Houston, 17, was not permitted to have passengers in his truck or to be driving after midnight, according to the state Department of Motor Vehicles....
| Sep 6, 2013
| 11:34 AM
I wasn’t at Dave Chappelle’s show in Hartford, but I read plenty of Tweets and posts about it. I’ve been to hundreds of standup comedy shows. I’ve worked with comedians. I was the promoter for a comedy show at Eastern Connecticut...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:02 PM
Quarterback Keenan Reynolds rushed for 127 yards and three touchdowns to help Navy beat Indiana 41-35, the visiting Midshipmen’s second win over the Hoosiers in as many years.
Darius Staten ran for 106 yards and Geoffrey Whiteside added 97 yards...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 9:25 AM
You're shopping for a new guitar, but you don't want to buy something off the rack at Guitar Center. Or there's a budding harpist in your house, but unloading $4,000 for a new instrument isn't an option.
Look no further than the state of Connecticut,...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Connecticut coaches are undoubtedly taking a lesson from the suspension of Eastern Connecticut State University baseball coach Bill Holowaty: There's a big difference between tough and abusive.
Mr. Holowaty, who has coached at Eastern for 45 years,...
| May 13, 2013
| 2:44 PM
As the legislative session heads toward a close, Connecticut citizens and legislators should question why the state provides much higher subsidized public support to students at the University of Connecticut than to those in the Connecticut State...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For nearly 6,900 students who graduated Sunday at colleges around the state, the natural question is: What's next?
Happily, this year's graduates have more reason to be optimistic than those who graduated two or three years ago, although the market...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 12:09 PM
Matt LaBranche is the new baseball coach at Eastern Connecticut, a transaction that took place while I was away from the computer and the office for the last two weeks. To catch up, here's the write-up from ECSU, which is looking to LaBranche to guide a...