NEWS COLUMNS

Landmarks can’t meet Forge Farm bequest terms

The preservation society contends the property is not the example of early American architecture...

Connecticut Landmarks is spending Palmer-Warner house endowment on other things

The attorney general's office has widened an investigation into Landmarks' Forge Farm in Stonington...

Attorney general recuses himself from Connecticut Landmarks investigation

Jepsen issued a statement recusing himself after being asked about a 2013 fundraiser for Landmarks...

Connecticut Landmarks has not followed bequest terms for house in East Haddam

The house, which Landmarks was given in 2005, has never been regularly open to the public as a...

Connecticut Landmarks has tried to sell Forge Farm before

The preservation society wanted Terra Firma Farm to pay the equivalent of the endowment money while...

Connecticut Landmarks accused of 'self vandalism' of historic Stonington property

Landmarks is now seeking an opinion from Attorney General George Jepsen on whether it can sell the...

SPORTS COLUMNS

Fencing teaches all the right things: sportsmanship, inclusion and competition

Some NFA/New London fellowship took place Saturday in the gym at Griswold High, site of the Eastern...

These girls are making the grade on and off the court

You've got to love this talented group of New London girls, who are as serious about their books as...

LeBron's words resonate, but his actions speak volumes

It seems that LeBron James' audacity to talk politics publicly last week prompted another...

Decision to go with two-man officiating crews in ECC semis is baffling

ECC officials believe that despite three-man crews in previous semifinal rounds and at some marquee...

We're talking baseball again ... with some help from 'Hawkeye'

Baseball — gone too long once again — returned to us Saturday morning. Ah, baseball.

FEATURES COLUMNS

Watching the trajectory of patients' lives

Being a doctor in itself is a cool enough thing. But being a doctor in the same community and...

Rick's List — Rarities and B-Sides Edition

Recently, I was privileged to separately interview Mick Box of Uriah Heep and Tom Gimbel of...

It doesn’t take eagle eyes to see eagles from a kayak

“Hey! There’s one!” Phil Warner exclaimed, pointing his kayak paddle toward a...

I'm a sap for maple syrup

During a rainstorm the other day, I noticed a frog hopping across the street.

Rick's List — Sad but funny edition

I don't know how many Rick's Lists I've written. Hundreds, I suppose. They are theoretically...

Asteroids, volcanoes — it's always something

Just two hours before kickoff at last Sunday’s Super Bowl a gigantic asteroid, measuring a...

OPINION COLUMNS

In facing Russia, we don't even have a Neville Chamberlain

This information war could be won, but there must be someone to lead the troops. Trump is plainly not interested.

Democratic senators push sexual harassment into 2018 election debate

Some of the proposals in a Democratic bill to address sexual harassment should generate widespread support, but other aspects appear by design to put Republicans on the...

The GOP tax reform used to be extremely unpopular. Not anymore.

Democrats are in a bind because they voted against that increase in take-home pay. The growing public support for tax reform is especially a problem for the five vulnerable...

Real-life Zelig of Russian covert action

Mueller's indictment describes a complex effort to manipulate American public opinion through fake accounts, false fronts and stolen identities.

Recalling the Billy Graham I knew

At his peak, Graham was offered political power and movies. He turned them all down, believing he had been called to “preach the Gospel − Jesus − and do...

Stop politicizing the Russia investigation

Democrats have politicized the issue, weaponizing the Russia inquiry in an effort to delegitimize Trump's victory over Hillary Clinton.