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  • Higher Minimum Is No Threat To Businesses, Jobs

    Higher Minimum Is No Threat To Businesses, Jobs
    Although decades of research indicate that raising the minimum wage does not adversely affect employment, this untrue claim is recycled whenever the Connecticut General Assembly considers providing working people with a small wage increase. Businesses...
  • Final Courant Ratings; State Championship Results

    State 1. Capital Prep-Hartford (25-2) 2. Mercy-Middletown (25-2) 3. Cromwell (28-0) 4. Lauralton Hall-Milford (24-2) 5. Farmington (22-5) 6. Glastonbury (24-3) 7. Bacon Academy-Colchester (24-3) 8. Danbury (22-4) 9. Career-New Haven (22-4)...
  • Kosher in Connecticut: Where to Find the Real Thing

    Kosher in Connecticut: Where to Find the Real Thing
    Many people who keep strictly Kosher at home will adopt a "when in Rome" attitude when eating out, not limiting themselves to Kosher restaurants. (There simply aren't enough of them and besides, many Jews have a soft spot for Italian food.) However, the...
  • Crime & Punishment: Wesleyan Students Get Kicked Out of the Connecticut Science Center

    Crime & Punishment: Wesleyan Students Get Kicked Out of the Connecticut Science Center
    Cecelia Lebby is constantly at the New Britain Superior Court, filing paperwork and attending hearings, but she isn't a court clerk or lawyer. Lebby is just a citizen who has filed more than 70 lawsuits and 40 appeals pro se since 2005, reports WFSB....
  • Rising Temperatures in the Long Island Sound Have Shown the Need For a Serious Climate Change Discussion

    Rising Temperatures in the Long Island Sound Have Shown the Need For a Serious Climate Change Discussion
    Last week, for the first time in its 37-year history, Unit 2 of the Millstone nuclear power plant was shut down because the Long Island Sound water used to cool it off was too damned warm. That plant provides half of all of Connecticut’s power....
  • Slow down, it's Maine

    BELFAST, Maine — The first sign says, "Slow." Then, about 50 feet down this back road in mid-coast Maine, there's a second sign. It says, "Slower." I ease up on the pedal. That about sums up the rhythm of life in this part of Maine, which is...
  • Guns, God and Church

     
    Religion News Service writer Adelle M. Banks writes about the battle being waged over whether a congregation has the right to bear arms — in their pews. States caught in crossfire over guns in churches By Adelle M. Banks The way Rev. Jonathan...
  • Two Teens Killed In Harwinton Crash

    John Secor didn't hear the crash, only the desperate pleas and pounding at his back door minutes later. "Please help, there's been a terrible accident, please call 911," yelled 17-year-old John Kelley. As Secor's wife made the phone call from their...
  • Coastal Maine: Etched in the heart

    Coastal Maine: Etched in the heart
    The Olson House is hard to find, but once you arrive, there is no mistaking it. We made a few wrong turns at first, my brother and his wife, my wife, Margie, and I. The four of us had had taken this day trip to the village of Cushing just three years ago,...
  • Kleen Energy Plant Tragedy: Lessons And Legacy

    Kleen Energy Plant Tragedy: Lessons And Legacy
    Perhaps the legacy of the deadly explosion at the Kleen Energy power plant one year ago today can best be understood through the prism of the host city – a community that will draw an anxious breath when the rebuilt, $1 billion plant flips the...
  • Connie L. Knox, Sun copy editor and Guild leader, dies

    Connie L. Knox, Sun copy editor and Guild leader, dies
    Connie L. Knox, a veteran Baltimore Sun copy editor and Sun Magazine writer who had been active in the Newspaper Guild for decades, died Sunday of an apparent heart attack at her Sparks home. She was 68. Connie L. Mugrage was born and raised in Akron,...