I spent some spare time last week watching some of the old television coverage of the Kennedy assassination. There were a few specials on tv that piqued my curiosity and I subsequently […]
My JFK Assassination Moment
I wasn’t born when President Kennedy was assassinated but grew up with stories from my parents and grandparents about where they were when the shocking news broke. My mother was watching “As […]
So I Met Linda McMahon
I was walking with my son through West Hartford Center on Friday and spotted Senate candidate Linda McMahon sitting inside Starbucks. I don’t know for sure, but from my observation I got […]
O’Connor Won’t Run For Governor; Caligiuri & Cafero Might
Former U.S. Attorney and former Deputy U.S. Attorney General Kevin O’Connor will not run for governor in 2010. The 42 year old Republican made the announcement tonight during a taping of WFSB’s […]
The Homeless Shelter Debate
There’s a debate brewing in Downtown Hartford over whether to create a homeless shelter in the historic Center Church in Downtown Hartford. The Courant’s Jeffrey Cohen has been covering it. As soon as […]
If you’re coming to Hartford, bring a bag lunch!
You can’t win if you don’t play. That’s an old phrase from the Lottery but it holds true in downtown Hartford where some merchants often complain “it’s hard to stay in business […]
Feeling the pain of our friend Al Terzi
Something is missing here at Channel 3 this week: the presence of our dear friend Al Terzi. As many of you know, Al’s son Michael died unexpectedly on Thursday. He was only […]
Is An Intervention Ahead For Senator Dodd?
At the bar at the Red Rock, the cafeteria at the Legislative Office Building, and while jogging through the New Haven Green Democrats are having private, candid conversations about a man they […]
Is Blumenthal Reconsidering Running for Governor?
As soon as Governor Rell announced she wasn’t running I called Attorney General Richard Blumenthal to ask him if he was. Blumenthal announced early this year he wasn’t running, so I expected […]
Does Lamont Really Want to be Governor?
I was a little surprised when I got a call late this morning that Ned Lamont was creating an exploratory committee to look into running for governor. I had heard the rumors, […]
Hello, Governor? I’m running against you.
Ned Lamont is now almost in the race for governor, and his target was one of the first people to know. Lamont told me this afternoon he called Governor Rell to tell […]
Gas cost about a dollar a gallon. The Hartford Civic Center was home to the Whalers and on occasion, the Boston Celtics. People had lunch from the vendors at the Main […]