Build a better horse, Connecticut

Let’s not kid ourselves by blaming GE's departure on corporate narcissism or the high costs of doing business.

Avoid mandates that burden Connecticut businesses

Businesses looking to retain or grow jobs in Connecticut need stability and predictability to build a secure workforce.

The campaign finance fight can't wait

It was strange and disappointing to hear Sanders say that if elected real campaign finance reform would have to wait.

Don’t waste money on XL Center bunker

Most days the XL Center is a dead zone, four city blocks of concrete bunker smack in the heart of the downtown.

Wheeler High: Small in size, big in heart, and great for students

At Wheeler, teachers truly know their students. They know them so well they can create independent studies for students who show a level of passion that exceeds the syllabus.

Get serious about heroin addiction treatment

Addiction is a disease and like any disease patients deserve the chance to get the persistent care they need.

Sabino will again ply the Mystic River

Mystic Seaport remains committed to returning Sabino to operation under steam power.

Fixing the DMV poses challenge and opportunity

No other governmental organization in the state has a more intimate and direct contact with its citizens.

Leadership in the Finest Hours

The museum association will use its limited seating to invite a variety of leaders from the community

Mystic Seaport ignored needs of the Sabino

A longtime former captain is critical of the museum's plan to make the one-of-a-kind steamship a "static dock exhibit."

Mashantuckets: Never give up or fail to forgive

We recognize that permanent punishment serves no one.

Wishing chivalry would trump equality on a snowy day

"I pride myself on being fit at 50, but that means I also look like I don’t need help."


Improving DMV without hurting tax collections

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is certainly right that things have to change at the DMV. But does one proposal go too far?

Delaying cleaner power

Is it politics, or did the Supreme Court have a legitimate reason for holding up an Obama policy that has solid legal footing?

Social challenges in Norwich and New London

In New London, two groups serving the homeless seek to improve cooperation, while in Norwich residents question if they will get the cooperation they...


Some sage advice for Hillary Clinton

Please call off the celebrity brigade. Not everyone regards Lena Dunham as a font of wisdom.

Route 11 lite: New life for a dead-end road project?

A local official who devoted much of his time to trying to push the completion of Route 11 is proposing an alternative that could at least solve some...

Sanders and Trump prove magic sells

Not in our lifetimes have the left and right populism of the Sanders and Trump variety enjoyed such massive support.