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New York (Listeni/nuː ˈjɔrk/; locally IPA: [nɪu ˈjɔək])_is a state in the Northeastern region of the United States. New York is the 27th-most extensive, the 3rd-most populous, & the 7th-most densely populated of the 50 United States. New York is bordered by New Jersey & Pennsylvania to the south, & by Connecticut, Massachusetts & Vermont to the east. The state has a maritime border with Rhode Island east of Long Island, as well as an international border with the Canadian provinces of…

I Am Fabulicious: Marilyn Monroe: 50 Year Anniversary

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2017 census: U.S. babies to arrive every 8 seconds

When all the numbers are added up with the combination of births, deaths and migration our country’s population will increase by one person every 17 seconds. From world population to our own census data from Connecticut, the information offers a look at the makeup of our communities and how fast our population is changing. According to the most current Cenus numbers, Connecticut’s population is 3,576,452.

The Tow Foundation leads the way - in Connecticut and nationally - in the area of juvenile justice reform. In myriad ways, this great organization seeks to make sure that we have a juvenile justice system that steers children away from incarceration, and toward higher education.

Pequot-Warrior The effect of the Pequot War was profound. Overnight the balance of power had shifted from the populous but unorganized natives to the English colonies. Henceforth [until King Philip's War] there was no combination of Indian tribes that could seriously threaten the English. The destruction of the Pequots cleared away the only major obstacle to Puritan expansion. And the thoroughness of that destruction made a deep impression on the other tribes.

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New England: Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Conneticut & Rhode Island ... yes, all in one long trip :)

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The Foxwoods Resort Casino is an impressive sight jutting out of the urban Connecticut landscape. It is within an hour's drive of some sizable populations so it's a pretty busy resort destination. We decided to go about midnight on a Friday night, and though we met a steady stream of traffic coming from the casino, the......

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