Connecticut Postings

Connecticut Post newsroom blog

New Voting District Map for Stratford

on
Below is the new voting district map that’s now in effect for Stratford: [Read More]
Categories: historic, Politics, Stratford

Holiday tree lightings — forget Halloween! — coming up in Milford

on
Forget Trick or Treating. Start thinking of (free!) Tree Lighting. If you’re in Milford, you’re in luck: The Milford Chamber of Commerce announced this morning that the city’s 2013 lights and tree lighting ceremony will take place in exactly one month: November 29. Holiday music will begin at 5:30 p.m. and the tree lighting will […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Sonic will open Milford restaurant tomorrow

on
The former Arby’s at 1365 Boston Post Road in Milford has been converted to the area’s first Sonic Drive-in, and the restaurant will mark its grand opening at 10 a.m. on Wednesday. “We’re excited to open our third Sonic Drive-In in the state of Connecticut,” said franchisee Robert Mesite. This location will also feature a […] [Read More]
Categories: General

School assault trial begins

on
Testimony began this morning in the civil trial of a former female Harding High School student who claims she was assaulted by former basketball coach Charles Bentley at the school in 2008. Update: judge clears Board of Ed of any wrongdoing in case [Read More]
Categories: General

Guess where these Curiale 8th graders are?

on
Find out by following me on twitter/lclambeck [Read More]
Categories: General

Archbishop-Elect introduced for Hartford archdiocese

on
The bishop of Toledo, the Most Rev. Leonard P. Blair, was presented at a press conference Tuesday morning as the incoming head of the Archdiocese of Hartford. Pope Francis appointed Blair, who has served two stints at the Vatican, to succeed the Most Rev. Henry J. Mansell. Mansell, 76, will reside and serve at St. […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Dramatic photo of the sunlit side of the planet Mercury

on

SNAP: Blair is poor choice

on
The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) today said Bishop Leonard Paul Blair is a poor choice to be appointed archbishop of Hartford giving Blair poor marks for the way he handled the sex abuse scandal in Toledo. [Read More]
Categories: General