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Car flees after striking, seriously injuring woman on Thompson highway

THOMPSON, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut State Police are searching for a driver who struck a 32-year-old who was pulled over on I-395 in Thompson on Sunday night. 94 more words


The Dread Line by Bruce DeSilva

I am a Bruce DeSilva/Liam Mulligan fan so it saddens me to say that The Dread Line was disappointing. Liam Mulligan, newspaper reporter turned private investigator, is working on three cases simultaneously: a jewel robbery from a local bank, a person who sets live dogs on fire (how the heck DeSilva thought of that one is beyond me, but it’s sick) and performing a thorough background check on a potential NFL draft pick. 182 more words


A Bookworm's First Comic Con Experience

Going to a Comic Con has been a sort of bucket list goal for me since I first learned that they even exist. I’ve always been attracted to the idea of a bunch of people getting together who are all passionate and enthusiastic about fandoms and nerdiness in general. 560 more words

Star Trek

Providence knocks off No. 25 Rhode Island

PROVIDENCE — Rhode Island coach Dan Hurley knew the Rams were in for a tough one against Providence, which had won the matchup of cross-state rivals six straight times. 848 more words


Day 124 - National Fritters Day

I didn’t think I was that familiar with fritters, but it turns out I am.  Fritters is a name applied to a wide variety of fried foods, usually consisting of a portion of batter or breading which has been filled with bits of meat, seafood, fruit, vegetables or other ingredients.   1,192 more words


Energy News for week ending December 2, 2016

Happy Friday. In this week’s energy news the Boston Globe reports that despite protests, the Spectra pipeline began transmitting gas on Thursday. Bruce Gellerman of WBUR brings listeners (and readers) inside Northfield Mountain to learn about New England’s largest battery. 526 more words

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