Could Block Island wind farm be first and last?

It is remarkable, in an unfortunate way, that this will be the nation's first offshore wind project.

New London's great debate

City voters who watched (or will take the time to do so) were treated to a substantive debate.

Learning behind bars

Studies show that prisoner education is cost-effective in reducing recidivism.

Taking 'crash' out of Norwich's Route 82 'alley'

Eliminating the crossing of oncoming lanes along Route 82 in Norwich will prevent the majority and often most serious of the accidents there.

New London ethics finding not credible

Elected leaders have the right to respond to their critics without facing ethics complaints.

Fixing Groton Ambulance a big challenge

The larger issue is the ability of these nonprofit services, with their volunteer leaders, to adequately handle the intricacies of current ambulance service work.

Men of action avert a massacre

Quick thinking and bravery combined to prevent a likely mass killing on Paris-bound train.

Patrons share blame for DMV lines

Thousands who stood in line at Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicle offices last week didn't need to be there.

Mine disaster lessons

Gold King will probably become shorthand for what happens when the EPA moves too fast and too clumsily.

Good times at Esker Point in Groton

The series just completed its 26th season and this one was bigger and better than ever.

Year of Democratic mayoral rebellions

In Bridgeport, Hartford and New London the Democratic mayors are fighting for their political lives against challenges from within the party.

Settle the soup kitchen case in Norwich

The soup kitchen provides an important function. If it is not a major disruption there is no reason for the city to continue this legal fight.


Recalling history involving U.S.-Iranian relations

In 1953, agents of the CIA kidnapped the democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran and exiled him. He was replaced by the Shah of Iran, a...

Oxen-pull detestable

Both my husband and I were so sad when we saw the

Embryonic cell research is producing success

In response to Susan Czekala Waters letter, "


Government jobs invested in manufacturing poverty

Where are all this poverty and child neglect coming from and how can they be reversed? Why do so many kids today have poor parents or none at all?

Krauthammer was right, Obama was transformative

Obama became president "to do something" and he certainly has.

Obama ‘reset’ invited Russia’s aggressiveness

Vladimir Putin’s contempt for the American president is clear in his increasingly aggressive moves against Eastern Europe.