| Apr 18, 2014
| 5:42 PM
Hit the road, John, and dontcha come back no more, no more! -- Carol Noyes, Bloomfield and William J. DeGennaro, Westbrook (tie)
I see he's running again. -- Bill Hook, Plainfield
Well, I can guarantee one thing. He won't be taking...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The good news is that new federal rules for tribal recognition might not mean more casinos and potentially ruinous land claims for Connecticut.
That's been the fear as the Bureau of Indian Affairs has worked for more than a year to revise its...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:53 PM
Are you playing chicken with Kiev? -- Steve Mogel, West Hartford
Who do I have to sleep with around here to get a Stoli martini with a twist of lemon? -- Linda Case, Wethersfield
Sarah just closed her blinds. -- Bob Karalus, East...
| Mar 30, 2014
I think I can speak on behalf of all Connecticut residents when I say welcome back to our flock of returning snow birds.
And to ease any fears you may have, we are not bitter.
Chances are if the circumstances were right, we too would have flown the coop...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Dan Meiser and James Wayman introduced themselves to Mystic in September 2011 by way of Oyster Club. Though diners quickly flocked to the unique sea-to-table restaurant for raw Noanks on the half shell and native Stonington fluke, others eventually...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Unless it can be stopped, Connecticut is about to get rolled by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is so angry about this that he hand-delivered a letter about it to President Obama last week. Everyone ought to be angry.
The BIA is...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 1:09 PM
When it comes to affordable or mixed-income housing, there is no such thing as low-hanging fruit.
It isn't easy to build affordable homes in the 32 Connecticut municipalities that have a fair amount of such housing; it's much harder in the other 137...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Aug. 9, 2013, New Haven: A Rockwell International Turbo Commander 690B crashes into two houses on approach to Tweed-New Haven Airport, killing at least two people.
June 23, 2013, Ellington: Adam Curtis, 52, of Enfield, died when his ultralight, one-...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 3:44 PM
Connecticut needs to renegotiate its relationship with Amistad, its tall ship, to get a guarantee in writing that the ship will be in the state and open to the public four months a year.
That's the least the state should get in return for spending...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 9:20 AM
The University of Connecticut earlier this month banned all sex between professors and undergraduate students. Yale University did the same in 2010. (Well, at least both schools have tried to ban it.)
The idea is to protect both students and the...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 2:59 PM
There is no disagreement on how important the sailing ship Amistad — which carried slaves from Cuba along America's Atlantic coast — is to the history of the abolitionist movement or to Connecticut. The modern-day, 129-foot replica of Amistad,...