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0 comments, 11/03/2014, by in CIVICS

From the "What Year Is It?" files: heroin and measles are making a comeback in our lovely state. First up measles. Two cases of measles have been reported in Fairfield County. in case you are unaware of what measles is here is a quick primer. It is an respiratory infection that used to wipe out l... Read more...

0 comments, 10/03/2014, by in CIVICS, SPORTS

A youth hockey referee is facing breach-of-peace charges after he allegedly physically escorted a player of the ice. It all went down at Champions Ice Rink in Cromwell during a game of 13 and 14-year-olds. One of the players was given a match penalty and booted from the game. This is where accoun... Read more...

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1 comment, 06/03/2014, by in CIVICS

If CT lawmakers get their way you might have a harder time getting your licensed renewed. And if you are one of the many shitty drivers I encounter on my daily commute I hope this bill gets passed into law. Bill No.335 says if you are looking to renew you should pass "a comprehensive test as to k... Read more...

0 comments, 05/03/2014, by in VIDEO

It isn't everyday that I come across a "viral ad" that I actually enjoy. Most of the time they come across as forced and contrived. But every so often one pops up that captures my attention completely and that happened today. I was clicking around the net when the title of a video caught my eye. It ... Read more...

0 comments, 04/03/2014, by in CIVICS

If you didn't already think our elected officials were essentially useless this might change your mind. The General Assembly’s Public Safety and Security Committee is set to have a hearing regarding the volume at movie theaters. Yes, the folks in charge are worried about the decibel level at the m... Read more...

0 comments, 03/03/2014, by in CIVICS

As a father-to-be I am bombarded with advice (solicited for or not) about how to raise my unborn child. Everyone has an opinion on the right way to do it and while you are expecting they are all more than willing to share. Sometimes advice comes from an unexpected, perhaps even unknown source. I don... Read more...

0 comments, 27/02/2014, by in SPORTS

I am a longtime hockey fan. I think it is the best sport to watch live, that it requires a tremendous combination of skill, athleticism and strength, and it has the most storied trophy in all of sports. I am dying for hockey to return to CT for all these reason and one more. Ice Girls. Thi... Read more...

0 comments, 26/02/2014, by in LOCAL, MUSIC

Is Connecticut the latest hot spot for music? It could be according to Paste Magazine. They just posted "10 Connecticut Bands You Should Listen To Know" where they break down CT's hottest talent. Since I am old and over I don't have time to listen to new music so I figured I would breakdown three of... Read more...

0 comments, 25/02/2014, by in CIVICS

If have been feeling particularly amorous lately and find yourself on Craigslist looking for an outlet you might want to avoid any personal ads in Milford. The Milford PD just rounded up a bunch of Johns in a sting operation. In a nit of old-world justice they also released the names of the "offende... Read more...

0 comments, 24/02/2014, by in CIVICS

Bridgewater is the last dry town in CT but perhaps not for long. Back in November there was a town meeting to discuss repealing the booze ban and now the town is voting on a referendum. How backwards is this town? The chose the referendum so the votes wouldn't be public. Can't have the Smiths knowin... Read more...