NEWS COLUMNS

Two Stoningtons: One rich and protected, the other going to the highest bidder

Stonington Borough, which has its own Planning and Zoning Commission, with strict rules, protects...

SPORTS COLUMNS

With love and support from the Duggans, Skipper refuses to fail

Tuzar Skipper, a graduate of Norwich Free Academy, a product of unconditional love from a Norwich...

FEATURES COLUMNS

A smashing good time at the Essex River Race

Of all the things that can go awry during a chaotic boat race on a winding river with a narrow...

Improving heart health

The Journal of the American College of Cardiology just published an entire edition, a...

Rick's List — Is Abby Ever Wrong? Edition

We in the journalism trade know there are a few inviolate rules concerning readership. They all...

OPINION COLUMNS

Join toll fight or don't bother complaining

A large majority of state residents say they oppose tolls, but only 2,100 show up for a rally? The cynical side of me might start to think that too many people simply just...

Hungarian leader is offensive in the present tense, but he offends the past as well

Trump's welcome of Orbán is in a class of its own. Orbán is not merely a "tough man" -- so were Hitler and Stalin -- but a smotherer of democracy and a demagogic...

Pete Buttigieg creates another media moment

Buttigieg, in appearing on Fox News Sunday night, helped his cause tremendously. Projecting the same calm, incisiveness and wit that have impressed other audiences, he won...

Engineered babies and not-so-good intentions

Here's the dilemma: Gene editing could be used for enormous good or enormous harm.

End vaccine exemption and lock the car

Objections to vaccination may be based on conscience, personal preference, misapprehension, or ignorance, but to call them religious exaggerates them.

Crazy versus crazier, Democratic tax plans

The real problem, however, is that a state-level capital gains tax surcharge is completely uncharted territory into which no other state has ventured.