| May 20, 2012
| 9:46 PM
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The following local residents graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology in the winter 2011–2012 quarter:
- Amy Norman of Middletown, Md., earned an Associate in Applied Science in laboratory science technology from...
| May 23, 2012
| 4:33 PM
A proposal to expand equal-pay protections for women, long championed by Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, was thrust into the national political spotlight Wednesday in a Democratic effort to court female voters — a crucial demographic in this year's...
| Nov 4, 2012
In his 2008 "A More Perfect Union" speech, presidential candidate Barack Obama declared, "Race is an issue that I believe this nation cannot afford to ignore right now." Then he tried his best to ignore it.
At least in public, that is. It says a lot...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Travel back to 1963 Ireland this week as Quinnipiac University Theater for Community performs Patricia Burke Brogan's play Eclipsed. The play takes you inside one of the Magdalene laundries where unmarried pregnant women were forced into labor (and we...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 8:20 PM
William Tucker of Hampton beams with pride when he talks about meeting President Barack Obama last month when the president made a campaign stop in Hampton.
Tucker, 83, a veteran of three wars who has also been the head of the state longshoremen's union,...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Most states are lucky to have one theater that's won the Tony Award for Best Regional Theater. Connecticut has five, and two of them are in New Haven.
The Yale Repertory Theatre [1120 Chapel St., New Haven; (203) 432-1234, yalerep.org], right downtown on...
| Sep 11, 2012
| 4:36 PM
National Democrats are delivering a cash infusion on behalf of U.S. Senate candidate Chris Murphy, further evidence of Republican Linda McMahon's surge and a signal of major shifts in the fight for control of the chamber.
The Democratic Senatorial...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 5:46 AM
A new statewide poll puts Gov. Bob McDonnell's job approval rating at 53 percent, matching the lowest number of his term.
The Quinnipiac University survey of 1,282 registered voters from Thursday through Monday has seen the popularity of the Republican...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:10 PM
QUINNIPIAC UNIVERSITY: Blaine Dulkerian of White Hall, bachelor of arts in public relations; and Christina Heilman of Jarrettsville, bachelor of arts in public relations, graduated from Quinnipiac University during the 81st undergraduate commencement...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:06 PM
With President Obama visiting Philadelphia Tuesday, the Pennsylvania GOP held a preemptive press call to tout Republican Mitt Romney's chances of winning the state in November.
Republican party chairman Rob Gleason told The Morning Call last month...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 5:35 AM
University ofConnecticut women's basketballwas, in the words of one expert, Connecticut Public Television's "tent pole" — the central, essential support for the whole shebang.
It defined CPTV in this state for nearly two decades. It appealed to the...