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    Maxum Irrigation & Plumbing bought out Jordan Brook Lawn Care as of late last year to create a Waterford-based business that will serve thousands of customers in the warm...
    With the state's economy in free fall in 1990 and its budget deep in the red, the prospect of an income tax in Connecticut was more real than ever. However, finding a pol...
    “I’ve seen waves before in the Bay of Fundy, but I never saw waves like that.” Today, New London Ledge Light is automated and unmanned, but on Sept. 21, 1938, lighthouse ...
    Idle Thoughts, while waiting for Opening Day, the Rangers to win the Cup and for Gus Johnson to stop shouting: • Dr. Idle, Dr. I to his close friends, was doing some dete...
    A reflection on the legacy of chef Brian Brother as he closes the doors of the Bayou.

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    As recently as 2020, the Lamont administration, even as it was spending millions on State Pier, admitted it had no strategy for developing a wind industry in Connecticut.
    Fact: All six state high school football champions from 2023 and the top 16 teams in the final state polls participated in the Connecticut High School Alliance, a conflue...
    Whenever and wherever I hike, my eyes often bypass healthy, living trees – even maples, resplendent in autumn’s crimson foliage, or verdant birches in spring – while seek...
    I was certainly startled this week when someone sent me a picture of Groton City Mayor Keith Hedrick, a Democrat, attending a Sunday fundraiser for Republican Sen. Heather Somers.
    Mohegan — Until Tuesday night, the only “Wheeler” that really ever accomplished anything in basketball around here was named Tyson. (Father and son). But then there was n...

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    The U.S. and the State of Connecticut are sinking deeper into debt. The skyrocketing national debt receives widespread media attention; Connecticut’s almost none. Uncle ...
    Thank you, Mary Trump, for plumbing the shallow waters of Jon Stewart's wit. A psychologist and sharp critic of her uncle Donald, Mary Trump accused the "Daily Show" host...
    The year 2017 changed the money math for Connecticut. It wasn’t tax reform nor even a tax cut, but lawmakers capitalized on an even split in the Senate to craft new curbs...
    Feeling unusually put upon by state government, Connecticut's two major electric utility companies, Eversource and United Illuminating, are pushing back, which is good, s...
    I have yet to meet the guy or gal that smokes, eats fast food, hunkers down at home and remains a couch potato who stays as healthy as another guy or gal that exercises e...
    It should be an interesting election year in the 18th Senate District.
    They were beaten down. Harassed. And finally this middle-age couple with two kids were defeated in their efforts to pursue the dream of owning their own business. Now the...
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    The USS Florida recently fired Tomahawks cruise missiles against the Houthis, and the USS Wyoming is featured in a ridealong for Vanity Fair.
    Some snotty, sarcastic person wrote this 10 years ago: “There's just no way of knowing for sure, what with Freddie Mercury's passing and all. But when Mercury and Queen s...