Coming this weekend
News: Denise Merrill reflects on her tenure as secretary of the state and her efforts to make it easier to cast a ballot in Connecticut.
Daybreak: Last year, Christopher Faison was back living in his hometown of Norwich, after several years of performing on Broadway and in national tours. Now, he's in Finland, playing Riff in "West Side Story" at the Savoy Theatre in Helsinki.
Business: A jump in seafood prices, part of the broader inflationary surge working its way through the U.S. economy, is only further squeezing restaurateurs just when they were supposed to be raking in cash as they recover from the pandemic.
Perspective: The world faces the grim reality that — after sickening an estimated 200 million people and killing more than four million, including 611,000 in the United States — the coronavirus pandemic is intensifying again. We won't be going back to normal. This is the new normal.
Stories that may interest you
A cheerleader from Montville High School said she was called a racial slur by students at East Catholic High School following a football game in Manchester on Friday.
A proposed new home for Lu-Mac's Package Store and Jimmy's Ice Cream Shop will be reviewed by Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday night.
Anne Galliher wades into the water at Giants Neck Beach in East Lyme to swim Monday
Town officials propose spending the more than $4.3 million the town is receiving in American Rescue Plan funding on a sewer project, sidewalk, computer software and more