Articles by Michael J. Uchalid

Gas prices on its way to hit $3.00 soon


Noooo, say it ain’t so!  Unfortunately, the harsh reality is that our gas companies are greedy.  So greedy, in fact, they aim to renege on their promise that gas prices will never rise above $3 again. Welp. The honeymoon is over, people. Stamford Daily Voice confirms that gas prices will start ...READ MORE

Fire Breaks Out in New Britain


Investigators are trying to determine what started a fire that caused extensive damage to a two-family residence at 209-211 Maple St. in New Britain Friday morning. Fire officials received a call about the fire at 6:15 a.m. and crews initially went inside, but the house began to collapse, so ...READ MORE

UConn Hires Dan Hurley as New Basketball Coach


UConn has named Dan Hurley as the new head men’s basketball coach to replace Kevin Ollie and they have agreed to a six-year deal that will pay $2.75 million in the first season. UConn made the announcement on Twitter. Hurley, 45, had been the head coach of the University of Rhode Island’s ...READ MORE

CT Lawmakers Considering Expanding Seatbelt Law


Connecticut lawmakers moved closer Monday toward expanding the state’s 33-year-old seat belt law to include everyone riding in a vehicle. The General Assembly’s Public Health Committee voted unanimously Monday in favor of a bill that would require all back-seat passengers to buckle up, ...READ MORE

Is Facebook looking at its Myspace moment?


“Is Facebook looking at its Myspace moment? The blockbuster news that data scientists working on the Trump campaign rifled through the personal data of some 50 million Facebook users without their knowledge surely represents a new and disturbing low. But it’s been a long, long time since ...READ MORE