LATEST EDITORIALS

Lessons learned from Ferguson tragedy

The nation cannot risk more Fergusons.

Problem known, solutions more elusive

Study confirms what many suspected, many families in Connecticut are struggling to survive financially.

Year-round need

The best help is the kind that lasts through the year.

Privacy fight

Silicon Valley must lead the way in stopping the unnecessary government data spying .

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.

YOUR OPINION

A time to give thanks for all our blessings

Thanksgiving is a time to be thankful.

Not bothering to vote on Election Day is downright unpatriotic

Every election year I always ask myself the same question, “Why in the land of the free and home of the brave is election turn out always so...

East Lyme rec complex raises serious concerns

Development in East Lyme has boomed in recent years. More development is pending and I question whether my town has considered the consequences;...

COLUMNS

Obama helps 'illegals' while U.S. blacks struggle

Obama's order will boost hiring for illegal immigrants and boost unemployment among blacks.

Democrats must confront their chronic depression

Obama and Democrats do a lousy job trumpeting their successes.

Hewett is set on helping to defeat Finizio

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