Readers may have noticed on Jan. 18 that many popular websites were either fully or partially blacked out. These household-name domains — including Google, Wikipedia, Reddit — did so in protest of two bills before U.S. Congress, legislation which could alter negatively how people use the Internet.
North Haven High School boys’ varsity hockey won 2 of 3 games over the past week to improve their overall record to 5-5, halfway through the 2011-12 season. Roadblocks to a winning record have been injuries to key players and several close losses in overtime.
The moment was emblematic of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Speaking before over three dozen children seated in pews at St. John’s Episcopal Church, the Reverend Matt Lincoln asked the youthful audience which schools they all attended. Kids of various races answered with education institutions from all over the area, including North Haven, Durham, Hamden, Middletown and New Haven.
It’s the time of year when furnaces are called back into action after a summer respite. Hopefully you have had your furnace cleaned. Like any other engine, furnaces need maintenance. Don’t wait until yours breaks down. This might happen during a winter storm. You could be without heat and the repair might be more costly than annual maintenance.
Perceptive of neighboring states' recent construction or planned development of major casinos, Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is right to consider online gambling and strengthened relationships with Mohegan Sun and Foxwoods.
Gambling is taking the course that was obvious when Connecticut challenged the duopoly of Las Vegas and Atlantic City with the Foxwoods Indian casino in 1992 and the Mohegan Sun Indian casino in 1996.
Town leaders believe that for North Haven’s best interest voters should approve all parts of a proposed $14 million bonding package.
Injuries to key personnel held back North Haven High School boys’ varsity hockey in two recent contests against undefeated opponents.