NEWS COLUMNS

Clash of the mayors

Fomer New London Daryl Finizio is squaring off against the administration of Mayor Michael Passero,...

In a class of her own

Mystic Seaport's Brilliant would take first for originality in almost any classic yacht...

Live look-in: David Collins is tweeting from the schooner Brilliant

Don't miss it! David Collins is offering live updates from his spot aboard the schooner Brilliant,...

Never mind gun control, disarm Trump

Connecticut's senators might better focus on the risks of a war-mongering president than a lone...

Dear Amazon: Why not eastern Connecticut?

Here are some good reasons to choose us for Amazon HQ2.

Is the East Windsor casino dead?

MGM has been lobbying the U.S. Department of Interior to kill a required amendment to the gaming...

SPORTS COLUMNS

My apologies: Change is coming and it was spurred by Kaepernick

In such matters, I normally summon the words of my favorite author, Dan Jenkins. This is what he...

The Lonesome Polecat: ST. JOSEPH TRAILED BY 25 POINTS AND WON

There's other stuff, but, really, you want to read about St. Joseph.

I'll bet you didn't know what a good week it was for northeast teams

And to think The Day ran a story last week titled “Connecticut seen as prime candidate to...

The Lonesome Polecat, ECC variant: Fitch dares to be different by running the option

When everyone else is doing one thing, you can succeed by doing something different.

'Sis' wore many hats at St. Bernard with an understated grace

St. Bernard School would still standing today even had Carmela Sousa "Sis" Guerin and Arthur F.

Here's a toast to one of New London's best, the great Hughie Devlin

Hughie Devlin, the cleanup hitter among New London legends, died earlier this week at 87. And while...

FEATURES COLUMNS

Mystic’s ties to early Key West

You might think that places like Mystic and Key West — 1,550 miles and four climate zones...

Rick's List - The Modern Social Contract edition

Recently, buying my wife a birthday present, the check-out interrogation by the sales clerk...

Outdoor fun, outdoor work — It's all good

Now that summer is over — at least according to the calendar, not necessarily by the...

The wonders of hummingbirds

When the days were long and the dusk ever-lasting, my woodlot rang loud with a deafening chorus of...

Rick's List - The Moron Look edition

Until he popped up as a "politician," I never invested any time pondering Donald Trump. Now, as...

I get by on my birthday with a little help from my friends

On a whim way back during the Ford Administration, I decided to celebrate my 25th birthday by...

OPINION COLUMNS

Trump's tax proposal won't actually help the middle class. Here's what would.

In a preliminary analysis, the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center estimated that 80 percent of the proposed tax cuts would go to the top 1 percent of earners over the next decade.

Trump's troubling anti-media threats

Even if the president can't really get a network's broadcast license revoked or libel laws changed, he can still can — and does — undermine American values,...

Did the media help Harvey Weinstein lure his prey and smear his accusers?

All of this raises a tricky journalistic question: Should reporters consider, before deciding to publish, a source's motivation, or the effect of a story on reputation and...

Russia is not done meddling

A diplomatic expert on all things Russian warns, "Absolutely we should prepare for more."

Democratic leaders favor union members over citizens

Don’t fall for the union claim that their pay and benefits aren’t generous, that, instead, their pension fund is underfunded only because the state has been...

Impeach Trump if he abandons Puerto Rico

Cutting off federal aid would be government by spite, and should be considered an impeachable offense.