Mystic Aquarium Whale Goes Viral — Again

Sep 2, 2015

Connecticut's beloved beluga whale, Juno, is going viral — after it photobombed Governor Dannel Malloy during a press conference at the Mystic Aquarium this afternoon.

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Connecticut wildlife officials said they have euthanized a bear that approached a hiker in Burlington last week. As of Wednesday afternoon, more than 44,000 people signed two online petitions protesting the euthanization.

Davis Dunavin

Last year, more than 200 listeners participated in two online studies where they were asked to see if they could tell the difference between music written by a human and music written by a computer program.

Cassandra Basler

The New Britain Rock Cats played their last home game on Sunday. The Double A minor league baseball team will be moving to Hartford next season, where they’ll be known as the Yard Goats.

Book Review: Cop Job

Aug 31, 2015

Cop Job is the latest installment of the Sam Aquillo Hamptons Mysteries.  The series is the creation of author Chris Knopf, who lives and works in Connecticut and Long Island.

In Cop Job, Sam Aquillo scours the East End of Long Island for clues to solve the brutal murder of a good friend. Book critic Joan Baum has this review: