Editorial: Trumbull, it’s been a ball

The Town of Trumbull will always hold a special place in my heart. Not for your typical reasons, but rather for a distinctive type of attachment — call it nostalgia, if you must — that can only derive from one’s work, duty, and responsibility. For the last year, I’ve been covering this town’s political landscape, police and fire departments, school … read more

Editorial: Help me save your dog

Does your dog do this?

This coming Fourth of July, while celebratory, is also the time of year that many dogs go missing. According to Gordon Willard, the executive director for the Connecticut Humane Society, it’s because dogs are affected by fireworks.   “They get nervous, freak out, and run away in any direction — away from the sound,” he said. According to Willard, 53% … read more