Mystic car dealer builds ad contest around Trump's wall

Radio listeners are asked to register for invitations to a party at which a winner will be chosen...


Bill Scarlata: A coaching icon with an understated touch

It is with a sense of bittersweetness that we bid adieu to Bill Scarlata, the greatest coach in the...


You don’t need eagle eyes to bird-watch from a kayak

Less than five minutes after we launched our kayaks on the Connecticut River south of Lyme's...

Christopher and the chocolate factory

Here’s a riddle: what do chocolate and paper have in common? Are you thinking candy...


Demand truth from those we elect

Governor Ned Lamont's flip-flop on tolling cars is just the latest example of a politician lying to benefit his own political prospects.

The Green New Deal means giant tax increases − on everyone

With her statements, Rep. Ocasio-Cortez has inadvertently exposed the neo-socialist lie that you can get something for nothing.

Paid family leave isn't just a women's issue. It's an economic one.

Paid maternity leave − and its broader, more ecumenical version, paid family leave − is quite popular, drawing support from majorities of both Democrats and...

How to screw up an emergency declaration in 10 easy steps

Any intellectually honest lawmaker cognizant of his oath of office would be obliged to vote to end the fraudulent emergency. However, many Republican lawmakers appear ready...

How could they? Another church sex scandal

It is likely that many abuse victims will not only leave their churches, as many Catholics have done, but possibly abandon their faith altogether.

Time for Democratic pushback on radicals

The lefties threatening incumbent Democrats not on their program should know this: They, too, can be primaried.