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SunDay Cartoon: Held back

Cartoons

Published: 08/19/18

The two major party gubernatorial candidates, Democrat Ned Lamont and Republican Bob Stefanowski, must deal with the weight of the reputations of Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy and Republican President Donald Trump in vying for votes in November's...

Non-toxic beauty boutique opens in Old Lyme

Local Business

Published: 08/19/18

After working in the corporate world of retail beauty for 10 years – at Lush, then Bare Minerals, and most recently Sephora – Rachel Postovoit has struck out on her own.

Business Briefs

Local Business

Published: 08/19/18

Business Briefs

Toxic family casts doubt on couple's future plans

Advice Columns

Published: 08/19/18

DEAR ABBY: I am in my late 20s and dating a man in his mid-30s whom I am crazy about. We have been dating for a year and are starting to discuss marriage and children. He's kind, hard-working, gives back to the community, and...

Your stars August 19

Horoscopes

Published: 08/19/18

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Short trips, inspirational events or venues, or a gathering of friends or relatives will open your mind to new possibilities. Listening to what others have to offer will spark ideas regarding your own...

Terence Nance talks groundbreaking ‘Random Acts of Flyness’

Movies

Published: 08/19/18

“Random Acts of Flyness” is part fever dream, part sketch comedy, part surreal aesthetic statement.

Amanda Seales was always 'Smart Funny and Black.' Finally, everyone else sees it.

Movies

Published: 08/19/18

What happens to a moment deferred?

How beavers can save the world from environmental ruin

Arts & Entertainment

Published: 08/19/18

Subtitled "The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter," the book shows the many contributions of this oily-coated rodent.

A novel that's a lot like life: Jumbled and challenging and wonderfully real

Arts & Entertainment

Published: 08/19/18

Alice Mattison's new novel wrestles with the irreducibly complex demands of having a conscience in an age of political depravity.

Album reviews: Internet, Wiz Khalifa, Ben Vaughn

Arts & Entertainment

Published: 08/19/18

Wiz Khalifa “Rolling Papers 2” (Taylor Gang/Atlantic ***) Anyone paying attention to Wiz Khalifa as of late recognizes that that the usually lanky Pittsburgh-born rapper (and ex-husband to Philly’s Amber...

'Know.’ review: Jason Mraz accentuates the positive, maybe a bit too much

Arts & Entertainment

Published: 08/19/18

JASON MRAZ “Know.” BOTTOM LINE: Accentuating the positive, maybe a bit too much. Jason Mraz usually likes to take risks, but on his new album, “Know.” (Atlantic), he keeps them to a...

Births - Aug. 19

Milestones

Published: 08/19/18

Births - Aug. 19

Finding ways to maintain New London schools

Editorials

Published: 08/19/18

If safeguards are included, allowing city schools to tap surplus funds for school maintenance makes a lot of sense.

Some nations are doing things better

Letters

Published: 08/19/18

Before the mid-term elections, it is essential for the media to discuss/define alternative forms of government; less narcissism would be a good thing. Define social democracies, for example; they are not communist, not socialist, not...

Rediscovering New London was a pleasant surprise

Letters

Published: 08/19/18

I had not been to New London or Bank Street since the 1980s to hang out and have dinner or just have a cocktail. I had to go to Hot Rods on a recent Saturday night for a birthday party. I was like, oh no not Bank Street! But much to my surprise,...

Throw in the towel, find a new location for Coast Guard Museum in Fort Trumbull

Letters

Published: 08/19/18

It must be clear even to those most dedicated to the Coast Guard Museum project that the proposed location and design are totally unacceptable. With all due respect to the notables, those seemingly committed to the museum in its present...

Bringing more access to business training for women

Op-Ed

Published: 08/19/18

Today, women-owned businesses are growing 2.5 times the national average of all firms, employing 9 million people, and generating over $1.7 trillion in revenue.

Simplest solution to immigration problem

Op-Ed

Published: 08/19/18

I have repeatedly emailed members of Congress that my stand-alone proposal could attract broad bipartisan support because of its simplicity, without entanglement in controversial immigration side issues — to no avail.

Stefanowski's nomination is a diaster, not a triumph

Columnists

Published: 08/19/18

Stefanowski's paltry 42,000 votes do not compare well with the 172,000 received by the winner of the Democratic primary for governor, Ned Lamont.

Don't panic, it's just your name

Columnists

Published: 08/19/18

We don't anticipate mass firings and vigilante attacks just because reader comments made on theday.com will soon include the real name of the authior.

On the Air

Sp Other Local

Published: 08/19/18

Auto Racing 1 p.m., FS1 — IMSA Michelin GT Challenge from Alton, Va. 2 p.m., NBCSN — IndyCar ABC Supply 500 from Long Pond, Pa. 2 p.m., FS1 — NHRA Lucas Oil Nationals from Brainerd,...

Drag's transformative power reaches New London

Arts & Entertainment

Published: 08/19/18

It’s midnight at O’Neill’s Brass Rail in New London, and wigs are flying.

Sheriff: Shooting at football game unrelated to school

Nation/World

Published: 08/19/18

Authorities say a shooting outside a Florida high school football game in which two men were wounded had nothing to do with school or the game.

On Twitter, Trump accuses 'social media' of limiting free speech of conservatives

Politics

Published: 08/19/18

President Donald Trump on Saturday waded into the growing debate over the role of social media companies in policing public discourse, accusing them of "totally discriminating" against Republicans and conservative commentators.

A Queen for the night

Video

Published: 08/19/18

Harry Cruz of Waterford (AKA Drag Queen Bella Deleadho) talks about how he sees his stage persona as "walking, talking, breathing, dancing art" as Cruz shares his views on being a drag queen.