Thanksgiving

Anthony Moaton

Thanksgiving is the busiest time of the year for Amtrak, and they are currently gearing up to take in extra travelers, according to spokesperson Jason Abrams.

Conn. hospital, workers trying to end lockout

Dec 4, 2013
Lawrence + Memoriail Strikes

Officials from Lawrence + Memorial Hospital in New London and the union representing nurses who work there met at the bargaining table on Tuesday to work on a deal that would end a lockout.

Governors' Thanksgiving Proclamation, 1938 and now

Nov 27, 2013
CT State Library

 It’s traditional for Governors to deliver Thanksgiving Proclamations every year.  They usually include something about being thankful and a recap of the year.   This year, Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy’s message says, in part, “From a once-in-a-lifetime economic downturn, to dangerous storms, to unthinkable tragedy, we have faced challenges that no one would ever have asked for.  Yet, in those darkest moments of need, I have been thankful for the tremendous grace and compassion we have shown to one another.”