by Charles A. Monagan
On Connecticut

November 2012


Thanksgiving Is Just Better

All the reasons why Thanksgiving is superior to all other holidays.

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Threats to Thanksgiving

The retailers are circling and licking their chops. They are determined to ruin the last great holiday.

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Intervention Needed

We are spending untold millions more than we need to on public building projects in Connecticut.

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Ghosts in the Woods

The presence of mountain lions in Connecticut is an idea that just won't go away.

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Big Money, Small People

A couple of notes on the recently completed 5th District race for Congress in Connecticut.

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A Distant Campaign Trail

My first Election Day memory, from 1958, retains a very personal glow. But all Election Days are special.

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