The University of Connecticut football team has a lot to offer prospective recruits. From a head coach with professional and college experience, to a top-notch university Connecticut is an up and coming football program.
Though the season was disappointing for the UCONN football team, four seniors recently received honors for their play. Petrus, Ryan, Reyes and Teggart all received invitations to play in all-star games.
The UCONN offense struggled last season with an inexperienced quarterback and receiving group, but Mike Smith returns from suspension along with transfer players Shakim Phillips and Bryce McNeal, instantly improving the team.
For the third time, the New York Yankees have a Mattingly in there organization. Preston Mattingly is the second son of the Yankee legend, Don Mattingly to play in the Yankee organization. Let’s hope he has more success than his brother Taylor.
After a big win against Rutgers, the UCONN football team needs a victory in their final game of the season for a chance at a bowl game. Huskies need to defeat Cincinnati, for a chance to continue their bowl streak.
With the disappointing end to their WNBA season behind them, several Connecticut Sun players are playing overseas. Tina Charles, Asjha Jones, Danielle McCray and Jessica Moore are some of the Sun players currently in Europe.
With most states struggling to balance their budgets and raise revenue, there's a perfect opportunity to solve two problems at once. With the sagging pants problem plaguing most states in America imposing a fine for the perpetrators is a great idea.
As politicians continue the debate, the August 2 deadline is quickly approaching. There's no question, the government will raise the debt ceiling for the 73rd time. The question is when will they control spending?
Florida is the newest state to ask recipients of aide to submit to a drug test first. Indiana has asked those in the state job-training program to take drug test. States are trying to ensure their return on investments.
My grandparents moved to Connecticut in the late 60's. They worked at Colts Firearm and the Institute of Living. They were able to purchase a home and provide their family with the American Dream. Unfortunately, times have changed.
Ka Yang is the latest parent accused of killing her infant in the microwave. Unfortunately, there have been similar cases in the U.S. Who's looking out for the helpless children? Someone has to speak up for them.
New York became the sixth state to legalize same sex marriages. They join Connecticut, Vermont, Iowa, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. As homosexuals continue to fight for equal rights, this is a major victory for them.
La'Shaun Armstrong is a survivor. The ten year old was able to swim to safety after his mother, LaShanda Armstrong, drove the family into the Hudson River. Now he's on the road to recovery with much needed help.
While he hasn't announced he'll make a run at the oval office in 2012, Donald Trump's increased appearance in the media leads me to believe he will. His latest rants have focused on gas prices and China.
With gas prices over $4 a gallon in five states, including my home state of CT and the nationwide average price at 3.81, the American people continue to struggle, while waiting for the promised change.
As an African American woman married to a Caucasian man, I was appalled when I read 46 percent of Mississippi Republican voters would like to ban interracial marriage. I can't believe this is still an issue in 2011.
The fact more African American men are in the prison system, then were enslaved before the civil war, is alarming. After countless died fighting for freedom, some African American men have thrown it away.