Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Graphics Request No. 8,599

Note to my friends at Capital Watch. Have Graphics build you a square logo you can use on Facebook. This one is not right:


A Holiday Wish

From the world headquarters of the Hartford Courant Alumni Association and Refugee Camp, here’s wishing you and yours a very safe, sane and happy holiday. Safe and happy, anyway.


Governor Turns Publisher Turns Trivia Question

Former Reader Representative Henry McNulty has a Courant trivia question: Joseph R. Hawley was editor of The Courant starting in 1866, and President of the Hartford Courant Company from 1900 to 1905.  What product, found in many supermarkets (including Stop & Shop), still bears the name of Joseph R. Hawley on its packaging as part [...]


Post No. 500

This is the 500th post on the Hartford Courant Alumni Association and Refugee Camp blog. There is no significance to this fact, but as an arbitrary demarkation and cause for reflection, it will do. Here are the monthly readership stats since the inception of the HCAAARC (an acronym pronounced like an old man clearing  phlegm, which [...]

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