| Mar 17, 2015
| 2:43 PM
Frat boys caught on video singing a racist chant are shocking but not as surprising as we might think. New studies show young folks to be no less prejudiced than their elders. They just believe they are.
And so do we, their elders.
That belief stems...
| Apr 4, 2015
| 7:27 AM
The Handweavers' Guild of Connecticut opens its biennial show Saturday, April 4, at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London, with 68 works of woven art that range from a little pocketbook in underwater blues and purples with appliqued sea anemones, to...
| Apr 8, 2015
Robert E. Sundius Sr., a retired electrical engineer who had a lengthy career in private industry and government, died March 31 at Stella Maris Hospice of complications from vascular dementia. He was 84.
The son of Carl Edwin Sandius, an accountant, and...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 1:20 PM
Saying the military needs to do more to compete with corporate America for quality recruits, Defense Secretary Ash Carter opened the door Monday to relaxing some enlistment standards — particularly for high-tech or cybersecurity jobs.
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:30 PM
This is the time of year when we are reminded of the incredible riches to be earned from big-time college sports. Among the top seeds in the March Madness NCAA men's basketball tournament is the University of Louisville. The public university is known...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 8:25 AM
A British pediatrician in Cambridge, Dr. Louise Selby, discovers that the security code will not admit her to the women’s locker room at Pure Gym. The reason: The security system is set up to assume that all members with the title Dr. are men.
| Mar 19, 2015
| 10:45 AM
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim has always hinted he planned to retire on his own terms. That moment is at hand and his plan remains intact despite NCAA sanctions marring the end of his career.
In an hour-long press conference...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 8:23 AM
Syracuse university officials say coach Jim Boeheim will retire in three years and athletic director Daryl Gross has resigned following punishment from the NCAA for violations that lasted more than a decade.
Chancellor Kent Syverud said Wednesday that...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:41 PM
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim will retire in three years and the university's athletic director has resigned, the school announced Wednesday following a scathing NCAA report that imposed sanctions for violations that...
| Mar 10, 2015
| 3:03 PM
Eight candidates have filed petitions to run for Northampton County Council, and three attorneys will battle to win an open judge seat.
Tuesday's petition filing deadline sets up a May 19 primary featuring two uncontested races for Northampton County...
| Mar 6, 2015
| 10:40 AM
Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim has been suspended for the Orange's first nine Atlantic Coast Conference games next season and the school will lose 12 basketball scholarships for NCAA violations by the program.
"From 2001-02 through 2011-12, the school...