Special treatment unfair, poor policy

The legislature has to be fair as well as compassionate in dealing with Sen. Maynard situation.

Finally, some immigration reform

Republicans are entering a fight that will dim their long-term prospects.

Carter lawsuit absurd, but problematic

Did Terrence Carter receive assurances his selection as superintendent was a lock?

Registrar system needs oversight

Most voter registrars do a fine job, but those who fail to meet their obligations need to be replaced.

One elected position should be plenty

Towns should consider following East Lyme's lead.

Start school project

Technically speaking, New London's approval did come in time.

Rail travel builds

Shore Line East chugging along in the direction of growth.

Sex cons in the city

Communications is key when it comes to housing ex-inmates in a community.

FBI undermines press

FBI agents posing as reporters is dangerous.

Make scam artists pay a steep price

Day investigative reporting uncovered scam, now law enforcement needs to act.

Don't forget pledge

Current budget woes not big, but they raise concerns moving forward.

One less excuse

Historic agreement with China deserves bipartisan support.


In Connecticut, all marriages are equal

On, “Same-sex marriages don’t produce kids,” (Nov. 16), the author is correct; they don’t “produce” children, because children are not a product.

Delay suggests ethics complaint has merit

My ethics complaint against Councilor Timothy May and a complaint against WPCA Finance Administrator Brian Lynch must have some merits to it.

Democrat licks wounds amidst tea party talk

My thoughts were that if all four left CT and move to the Florida gulf coast, AKA redneck Riviera, they would actually raise the average IQ of both...


Hewett is set on helping to defeat Finizio

Successful state representatives wants fellow Democrat out of the mayor's chair.

The Obama-Xi deal is a climate pact swindle

China keeps incresing greenhouse gases while U.S. must cut. What a deal!

The moral issues of climate change

We can't leave our grandchildren a tab that can never be paid.