Two Very Different Things…

Fox News host Heather Childers was very excited to announce on Tuesday that the UConn men were the new “NAACP National Champs.” The problem is the Huskies are the new NCAA basketball champions, not the NAACP champions.

Let’s hope she gets it right today when announcing our UConn women’s new title.

The Local Media Association Names Mark Brackenbury Editor of the Year


Mark Brackenbury, Managing Editor of the New Haven Register, has been named Editor of the Year by the Local Media Association. He was recognized for his distinguished career in Connecticut journalism, guiding the Register’s newsroom over the course of 27 years.

New Job for Ben Doody

Ben Doody

Ben Doody, Connecticut Group Managing Editor for Digital First Media for the past year and a half, has accepted a job as managing editor of, a pioneering Manhattan-based national breaking news and pop culture website.

Good luck in The Big Apple Ben!

Another Setback in Local Journalism


An initiative by Digital First Media to centralize the production of national and digital news for its 75 newspapers is closing, a move stemming from a continued decline in print advertising as more readers opt for online sources.

Digital First Media’s publications in Connecticut include the New Haven Register, Middletown Press, The Register Citizen of Torrington and non-daily publications including Connecticut Magazine, the Litchfield County Times and West Hartford News.

Sunday Talk

Face the State WFSB 11 am

Host: Dennis House

Susan Raff fills in for Dennis House

Duby McDowell and Kevin Rennie on recent legal developments with former Governor John Rowland

Bob Eick – Republican Candidate for State Treasurer

Trip Pilgrim – Tenet Healthcare


CT Capitol Report FoxCT Sunday 10:30 am

Host: Tom Dudchik

The Real Story
FoxCT Sunday 10 am

Hosts: Laurie Perez and Al Terzi

Rowland-Foley Investigation

Guests: Former CT Lawmaker Kevin Rennie and Attorney Jim Bergenn

“Crime Victim Privacy” “Second Chance for Juvenile Offenders”

Guest:  Garvin Ambrose, State Victim Advocate

“CT Manufacturing Industry Survey”

Guest: Frank Johnson, Manufacturing Alliance of CT


The Stan Simpson Show Fox CT Saturday, 6:30 am, online at

Host: Stan Simpson

Holistic Healing (How to start)

Guest: Dana Rondel, minister, author – Rise & Reach

A Super Smoothie for Optimum Health

Guest: Kevin Reese,Founder; Eat the Sunlight

Music is the Great Elixir

Guest: Dr. Joe Breton, naturopathic doctor

Focus on Connecticut
News12 Saturday: 7:30 am, 11 am, 2:30 pm, 7:30 pm.Sunday: 2:30 am, 7:30 am, 11 am, 1:30 pm, 5:30 pm

Host: Tom Appleby

Gov. Dannel Malloy

(D) Connecticut

: Capitol Report: Week in Review Sunday at 8 pm Replays of: The Real Story (8:30 pm), Face the State (9:00 pm),The Stan Simpson Show (9:30 pm)

New Member of the New Haven Register Team



Keldy Ortiz has been added to the New Haven Register’s breaking news team. Ortiz has worked for a number of news outlets including the Victoria Advocate, the Oregonian, the New York Daily News, Newsday, the Queens Courier, Queens Chronicle, El Correo de Queens, AM New York, Jerusalem Post, Baseball Player Magazine and Ultimate Athlete Magazine.

Keldy graduated from City University of New York/Queens College with a bachelor’s degree in English and from Columbia University with a master’s degree in journalism.

Waiting on WTIC

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WTIC-AM’s afternoon drive host is all over the news, having been linked to a scheme to hide campaign funds.  When that news broke yesterday, former Governor John Rowland was absent from the airwaves because of a Red Sox game. What’s the gameplan for today, and all the afternoons to come?
Editor’s note: Latest from the Courant’s Jon Lender: Rowland will be on the air this afternoon at 3 pm.

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