Two Days Before Reopen Date, Lamont Backtracks on Hair Salons, Barbershops

Two Days Before Reopen Date, Lamont Backtracks on Hair Salons, Barbershops

HOW “REGIONAL” IS THE PLAN? by Sharon Rondeau (May 18, 2020) — After including hairdressers and barberships in the initial phase of Connecticut’s coronavirus “reopen” plan, on Monday Gov. Ned Lamont (D) reversed course on that industry, declaring that their return to business would be delayed until “early June.” The move was made, the press […]

Five Northeastern States Cast Primary Votes; Trump, Clinton Dominate

Five Northeastern States Cast Primary Votes; Trump, Clinton Dominate

CRUZ CAMPAIGNS IN INDIANA, SANDERS IN WEST VIRGINIA by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 26, 2016) — Primary voters in the states of Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Delaware and Maryland have cast their votes in what has been called the “Mid-Atlantic primary.” All five states are among the 13 original colonies settled by Pilgrims seeking religious freedom […]

West Virginia Not Responsible for Sea-Level Rise in Rhode Island pb

West Virginia Not Responsible for Sea-Level Rise in Rhode Island pb

SHUTTING DOWN AMERICA’S MOST IMPORTANT POWER SOURCE HELPS NO ONE by Tom Harris, ©2014, Executive Director, International Climate Science Coalition (Oct. 24, 2014) — It is essential that the United States, the most important defender of the free world, not cripple itself through misguided energy choices. Many nations follow the US on energy policy, so even […]

There’s No Place Like New England in the Fall

There’s No Place Like New England in the Fall

“PHOTOGRAPHS CAN’T DO JUSTICE” by Sharon Rondeau (Sep. 27, 2014) — Every year, for approximately two weeks between the end of September and mid-October, the outdoors explodes in a stunning conflagration of color in which summer’s greens turn to red, orange, and yellow. Fascinating combinations of color can also be found within individual leaves which […]

The Myth of American Indivisibility

DO STATES HAVE THE RIGHT TO SECEDE AFTER ALL? by Jim Delaney, blogging at Opinerlog (Jul. 23, 2011) — No nation is immutable; historically, nations evolve and devolve. And there’s no historical precedent which would uphold the assertion that America will be an exception to this rule. And though our Founders had hoped their carefully […]