Region storm-tested

State and region have improved their ability to deal with these major storms.

A better punishment

The old form of punishment -- suspension -- does not work well. Time for a new approach.

Too much tolerance of Saudi abuses

The sad reality is that diplomacy and the dictates of foreign policy can require relationships with the most unpleasant of allies, and few relationships have been more indicative of this than the United States' long association with Saudi...

Meet cyber threats

U.S. can't afford to keep ignoring the threat of a cyber-terrorism.

Accepting good news

Businesses that have been waiting to expand when the economy turned around should take notice that it has.

Benefits of supporting the public library

Increased financial support for the Public Library of New London is long overdue.

Reform campaign law for governor's race or drop it

Fix it if possible, but don't hold another election for governor under these rules.

Say it ain't so, Tom

A simple solution to the Deflate-gate controversy: Don't allow NFL teams to supply their own footballs.

Saudi shame

Saudi Arabia's actions are hypocritical.

Proceed prudently with Common Core

Common Core Standards and teacher evaluations make sense, but they have to be done right.

Policies to cut prison population work

Decreases in crimes and prison population is good news indeed.

Time for serious discussion on taxes

Can Washington for once make a serious attempt to negotiate a policy compromise?


Applause for Day's staff photographers

I just want to say how much I enjoy the work of your highly talented staff photographers.

Testing reward policy was stressful and wrong

Today I write to commend Chief Academic Officer Kate Ericson and (new) Jennings Principal Maribel Olivero for taking action to remove an abusive...

U.S. citizenship makes policy inconsistent

Deportable? Is this Fair?


'Sharing-economy' jobs have dark side

Be-your-own-boss jobs can leave workers exposed.

If all women see sonograms, there will be fewer abortions

Like access to horrors of segregation, information on reality of abortion could change public opinion.

Emperor Malloy protects realm

Allegations raised by utility regulators were serious.