The recent controversy at Mystic Middle School surrounding the novel Animal Farm is as instructive as it is timely.
February 9, 2017
January 5, 2017
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill announced Thursday that she appointed Stonington resident Scott Bates as deputy secretary of the state.
December 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | Dec 16, 2016 4:26pm
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HARTFORD, CT — Federal railroad officials endorsed a controversial plan to bring high-speed rail through a historic part of Old Lyme as part of the new Old Saybrook-to-Rhode Island bypass for Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor. But no one in Connecticut seems to be on board.
March 25, 2016
It’s been a long march for Rob Simmons. And as a former colonel in the U.S. Army, Simmons knows something about marching — and expecting the unexpected. But there is little Simmons’ time as a CIA officer, or his five terms in Congress, could have done to prepare the man for what awaited him as First Selectman of Stonington.
February 17, 2016
(Updated 3:30 p.m.) Sen. Andrew Maynard, D-Stonington, who suffered a traumatic brain injury in 2014 and last month was in a motor vehicle accident, announced Wednesday that he won’t seek re-election.
November 5, 2015
Now that it’s all said and done and our Bridgeport-sized hangover is finally wearing off, what did we learn from this year’s municipal elections?
October 30, 2015
Yes, the time of year when election signs are plastered all over town is just about over. Municipal elections are finally here! What should we be watching for on election night 2015?
July 21, 2014
The chairman of the legislature’s Transportation Committee is in serious condition at Rhode Island Hospital after he fell outside his Stonington home early Monday morning at around 2:39 a.m.
March 7, 2013
Last year, unsuccessful legislation banning look-alike guns near schools prompted months of Freedom of Information litigation against a lawmaker by a gun rights advocacy group. On Thursday, the Children’s Committee approved the concept again, this time amidst a renewed debate on gun control.