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rob h April 20, 2014 at 03:40 pm
No noise, You need to look up what each symbol stands for in coexist
Raejean Imler French April 20, 2014 at 03:43 pm
Here we go again, non-believers insisting upon doing exactly what Christians and other religiousRead More people are accused of doing-prosthelytizing. Also, if this short-sighted character wishes all government entities to separate themselves from promotion or support of religious beliefs, that should also apply equally to her proud godlessness.
Joycelgr April 20, 2014 at 05:00 pm
I think she is going to Hell myself.
Jessica Bailey, who promotes solar power at CEFIA, the state's "Green Bank" authority, was honored by President Barack Obama Thursday when he named her a "Champion of Change".
Anthony Powers April 20, 2014 at 03:59 pm
Here you go 51. never trust a progressive liberal democrat like Himes or especially Obama.Read More >>>Asia is one of the leaders in the use of solar energy and production of solar panels and there we are starting to see very real problems from the disposal issues surrounding solar panel manufacturing. Along with the rest of the waste the electronics industry generates, which is dumped in incinerators and landfills in developing countries, this is quickly becoming a serious environmental issue. These waste metals which are not disposed of correct can leach into the groundwater and result in toxins in crops grown nearby.
Anthony Powers April 20, 2014 at 04:04 pm
Mr Eastwood is correct. >>>The manufacturing of solar cells requires huge quantities ofRead More fossil fuels and much like with other electronics, there are waste metals which are produced during production and are currently presenting disposal problems. Some of these metals include chromium and mercury.
David Parsons April 20, 2014 at 04:21 pm
Coal has already released so much mercury into the oceans that pregnant women are advised to not eatRead More tuna fish. Sure, sure, sure. Everything is fine.
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Liz Pierce April 20, 2014 at 07:46 am
here's an easter tip....if you or your family wants a rabbit, get it from a shelter. and keep it forRead More life. there is a great website called rabbit.org with all sorts of information about taking care of house rabbits. happy easter!
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John Santaella April 20, 2014 at 11:12 am
Went from Rapper to Ripper.
Daniel Derezinski April 20, 2014 at 01:22 pm
How and why is this local news, we don't care about CA idiots
Stu Pidasso April 20, 2014 at 03:03 pm
typical! should we expect anything less??? self sterilization is a great idea!!
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Kevin April 19, 2014 at 07:03 pm
Pam J, you need a check up from the neck up. My goodness. An Obamazombie,no doubt.
Igor April 19, 2014 at 07:18 pm
I love the people who have nothing to add to the conversation so they throw either Obama or gunRead More control in. Either subject are worth debating at another time. But this conversation has nothing to do with either.
Karen April 20, 2014 at 12:52 pm
Psychopaths and Sociopaths abound today! This is really sick news!
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DP April 20, 2014 at 11:05 am
@Walt: Yes, or we could do like ACORN did and protest in front of the houses of these people,Read More screaming about inequality. Jealousy and envy are ugly and cruel taskmasters, Walt. Don't let them cloud your vision. Success is not a fair playground. Whiners don't win and deservedly so.
Kevin April 20, 2014 at 12:55 pm
Walt,you are living proof that pot should not be legalized.Get a job.
CM April 20, 2014 at 12:57 pm
You really have to hand it to Fox News and the nutty radio shows. They've been brilliant. TheyRead More actually have people advocating Against their own interests: Not signing up for healthcare for themselves and their family, and actually supporting the CEOs who have the whole system way tilted in their own favor. Wake up folks. Remember how you were completely convinced that Romney was going to win by that same media machine? And before you start parroting the term left-wing maintream media phrase that you've also been convinced of wake up and notice that Fox News, the NY Post, the Washington Times, and the conspiracy-spreading radio shows are ALSO all mainstream media outlets, even larger by many measures. Or don't open your minds up and keep advocating for the $50 million dollar a year CEOs (as if $10 million isn't sufficient). I'm sure that they would do the same for you?
A HazMat team responds to Clinton Street in Fairfield, Conn., where a man reportedly took his own life by ingesting cyanide. Credit: Fairfield Fire Department
Anthony Capezzali April 20, 2014 at 12:06 pm
Get used to seeing this kind of incident as assisted suicide will be common and encouraged by thisRead More regime ....
Jason Silver April 20, 2014 at 12:32 pm
I wonder how suicide will affect his Karma.
Jim Eastwood April 20, 2014 at 01:38 pm
So How Come the Wonderful people in charge DID NOT TAKE DOWN the Note this gentleman affixed to hisRead More front door????? It's a a shame that this happened but Don't advertise it. Think !!! and some one take down the note on the front door PLEASE!!!
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Eric S April 20, 2014 at 11:36 am
Can you hear me now? Fellow countrymen, lend me an ear. Ear today, gone tomorrow. The winner ofRead More the Vincent Van Gogh Look-A-Like contest is...... What is he going to do with the other half of the Q-Tip? In one ear and out the oth..........nevermind. Come on folks, lighten up and have a little fun with it! We all feel bad for the victim and disgust for the suspect but there's no reason not to have a little humor if we can. How many ear references can we come up with ear....er....here?
Mark April 20, 2014 at 01:59 pm
Hey NAC, maybe you should remove the Junior Worthington on your website as a fitness trainer at theRead More club? Who the hell will want to have a one on one training class with that animal? he beats women and eats human body parts. What is next?
Steve April 20, 2014 at 03:16 pm
Next? Not prison if his family has money.
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Omar Monroe April 19, 2014 at 07:21 am
why are we getting news from PA; we want to hear about our own communities.
jan sultan April 19, 2014 at 09:14 am
Im with those of us who want local news or no news from the Patch. Really, how did this happen?Read More How do we bring pressure to this? Vote with our feet?
Omar Monroe April 20, 2014 at 07:29 am
Lol @ Tony Jones
Clockwise from top left: Tom Foley, Mark Boughton, John McKinney and Mark Lauretti. Patch File Photos
Catherine & Dennis April 18, 2014 at 07:29 pm
Let's get Rob Ford!!
DM April 18, 2014 at 08:12 pm
Rob Ford with all his faults would be better than Malloy.
John Mainhart April 19, 2014 at 09:22 am
You are the best, Carol. We must all feel compassion for the least of us or we are all at risk.Read More God love you.
“You're going to shut your mouth or I'm going to have some duct tape put on it," Judge John McBain told Camia Gamet during her sentencing Wednesday. (Screenshot: WJBK Video)
William Denton April 20, 2014 at 06:51 am
No one knows if she has PTSD from abuse brought on by boyfriend and just maybe she needs help notRead More punishment.
Kevin April 20, 2014 at 01:02 pm
No William,what she needs is about 50000 volts of electricity.Fry the fat yom up nice and crispy.
David Greenberg April 20, 2014 at 01:39 pm
So what you're saying william is that anyone who comes along and claims "PTSD",Read More "ABUSE", blah, blah blah should get a free pass? Why have laws then? The whole concept of making something a criminal act is that we want to discourage it from happening in the first place, by putting deterrents into effect. One such deterrent is PRISON, another is the Death Penalty. If this person was being abused, she had options BEFORE coming to this point - for whatever reason, she make a decision to kill someone, and a Jury of her peers determined her guilt. So off to jail she goes - hopefully FOREVER.
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Jim Levitt April 20, 2014 at 08:30 am
I can't post a comment, I'm flabergasted
Igor April 20, 2014 at 08:37 am
Joe you can always leave.
karth turnage April 20, 2014 at 03:56 pm
Stopping free-be behavior has to start some where.Every one wants to get something for nothing. ItsRead More the current culture,if this guy was a vetran,it would be ok. Freedom isn't free.
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Igor April 17, 2014 at 07:42 pm
Thanks
Andrew Mitchell Blum CT April 18, 2014 at 12:22 pm
I bought The Whaler just in time! Andrew Mitchell Blum Fairfield, CT
Judy Hand April 20, 2014 at 09:31 am
Why not stock on other side of river like ASHFORD.and WILLINGTON? WHY is it Mir in htfd and HavenRead More area..not fair..
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MillicentBroderick April 17, 2014 at 08:00 am
Horses should not be nose to exhaust pipe on city streets. That is cruelty and the horse had hadRead More enough.
kathleen macmurray April 17, 2014 at 08:46 am
A horse and carriage ride in a park, fine. But not on busy, crowded city streets. It's cruel to theRead More horse and dangerous to everyone else. I'm with the NYC mayor on this one.
Sheila April 17, 2014 at 08:16 pm
Poor horse. I hope someone equine rescue unit will relieve him from his present circumstances andRead More either give him a good home or find him one.
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PaulCT April 19, 2014 at 08:25 pm
Hey, Tom Renzo ... I'll provide one answer to your 2 insulting postings directly above. AND RenzoRead More I'll make my comment without using the juvenile "Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm" and "LMAO!!!!!!!!" and "DOHHHHHHHHHHH" you use when you can't think of anything intelligent to post. From likely the SAME study you got your partial "facts" from, further down the complete article on the study clearly stated the following: "Unfortunately, many contemporary discussions rely on misinterpretations of cross-sectional data. The New York Times recently conducted a cross-sectional study of murder rates in states with and without the death penalty, and found that “Indeed, 10 of the 12 states without capital punishment have homicide rates below the national average, Federal Bureau of Investigation data shows, while half the states with the death penalty have homicide rates above the national average.” However, they erroneously concluded that the death penalty did not deter murder. The problem is that the states without the death penalty (Alaska, Hawaii, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, North Dakota, Rhode Island, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Vermont) have long enjoyed relatively low murder rates, something that might well have more to do with other factors than the death penalty. Instead one must compare, over time, how murder rates change in the two groups – those adopting the death penalty and those that did not."
PaulCT April 19, 2014 at 08:30 pm
Oh, Renzo, I sent the post early, before providing the link for the source for all to see theRead More COMPLETE story: Murder and homicide rates before and after gun bans http://crimepreventionresearchcenter.org/2013/12/murder-and-homicide-rates-before-and-after-gun-bans/
Anthony Powers April 19, 2014 at 08:51 pm
You know i know Tom Renzo and it is not you. Why would you use his name
It could cost Americans 20 percent more to get their bacon fixes as a deadline virus sweeps through the nation's hog barns. (Patch file photo)
mark April 18, 2014 at 08:23 am
When taxes are imposed on various industries then to stay in business the prices increase on theRead More consumer! Obamacare , gas taxes, payroll taxes, tolls, the proposed soda and candy tax , your tobacco tax is 75% of what the product really costs! Commercial Property tax increases! Do you people see what's going on here? This country is being destroyed by the Democrats! It is starting to resemble The a Soviet Union! We should change the name of this country to the USSA!
all-c-ing-eye April 18, 2014 at 03:14 pm
And all this time i thought it was Pork Barrel spending.
JBrad April 19, 2014 at 02:57 pm
Mark, Your words are absolutely disgusting. Please do not use this comment thread as a vehicle toRead More spew your racist mentality. And for your information, food-borne illnesses come from agriculture, period. All around the world, including in the U.S. Lastly, your hatred for people of colour does not mean that you understand disease, at all. Good luck in life.
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