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An Open Letter to Teachers

Dear Teachers,

This week has seen a sudden burst of social media posts of children posing for pictures captioned, “first day of 1st/5th/9th/12th grade, where has the time gone?!” I echo their statements: where has the time gone! 1,288 more words


Judith Point Lighthouse: Day 3

Miles: 222.6

Total Miles:  1,296.6.

Today was a much more relaxed day, as we knew it would be. We didn’t have far to go, and we would be doing some rubbernecking and gawking along the way. 1,085 more words

Canadian Travels

New Bird Photographed - Common Tern

Connecticut continued to be a great place in May to look for new species I’ve never seen before.

At the Coastal Center at Milford Point, I found a mixed flock of shorebirds and terns sitting just off shore.  66 more words


Jon Pelto: The End of His Campaign But Not His Advocacy for Education and Democracy

Jonathan Pelto will not be on the ballot in Connecticut as a Gubernatorial candidate. He did his best but did not collect enough signatures. He raised important issues, which should be raised by the media and the public during the campaign. 476 more words


Axe-Swinging Suspect Arrested by Connecticut Police

WEST HAVEN, CONNECTICUT — Calls about an axe-wielding man in West Haven led to one arrest, according to police.

Peter Phaneuf, 54, faces charges after police were called to an address on Church Street on Thursday morning. 126 more words


Baby had approximately 29 broken bones

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) –A Navy seaman had his bond increased at an arraignment Friday in an abuse case involving his two-month old baby boy that a doctor called “one of the worst cases” she has seen. 364 more words


Connecticut bound!!!! Please HELP!

In just 3 days my family and I will be moving to Conneticut. I’ve never been. My husband lived there many years before moving here. He seemed to enjoy it, but he was also young and into quite a bit of trouble. 291 more words