Ellen Goethel (r.) talks about lobsters with former Alaska governor Sarah Palin and her family during their visit to Yankee Seafood Cooperative in Seabrook, N.H., on June 2. Ms. Palin began a 'One Nation' bus tour in Washington on May 29, renewing speculation that she would join the still unsettled Republican presidential contest.
The Beyoncé lip sync, like all things inaugural, is not without precedent: Cellist Yo-Yo Ma and violinist Itzhak Perlman didn't play live in 2008, either. But it gives White House critics an opening.
Author Don Hickey discusses the reasons for the conflict and how it's remembered by our northern neighbors.
Betty Oderwald has led an effort to restore the Powder House, one of Connecticut's few buildings connected to the War of 1812, now celebrating its bicentennial.
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