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Mormon Tabernacle Choir (Photo Credit: George Frey/Getty Images)

Mormon Temple Construction Begins This Month

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints plans to begin construction of its first temple in Connecticut this month.

08/06/2013

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Former Bishop Sentenced For Investment Fraud

A former Mormon bishop from Stratford has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for his conviction in an investment fraud scheme whose victims included members of his congregation.

06/27/2013

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Former Bishop Pleads Guilty In Ponzi Scheme

A former Mormon bishop in Trumbull has pleaded guilty to federal wire fraud and money laundering charges in a Ponzi scheme whose victims included members of his congregation.

02/20/2013

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Opinion: Single-Issue Voting Is Wrong In These Multi-Issue Times

Consider the economy, the job market, the recent horrendous occurrences in the Middle East before voting for a person because of his race, his social-issue promises, or any other rather selfish reasons.

10/31/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney’s 13% Tax Admission Is Not Enough

Mitt Romney pays a SHOCKINGLY low percentage of his income on taxes. For a man of his means seeking public office it is a SHAMEFUL number. But Romney is a man without shame.

08/17/2012

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Opinion: Harry Reid Gives Mitt Hell

An investor in Bain told Senator Reid that Mitt Romney had not paid any taxes over a ten year period, but maybe the more intriguing story is who else he hasn’t been sending money to in years past.

08/01/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s Speech To NAACP A Cynical Play For White Votes

Romney had an opportunity to open a dialogue with the NAACP. Instead he talked about denying civil rights to a civil rights organization and spoke in condescending and paternalistic terms about being a better president for African Americans than Barack Obama. It was a clear and cynical play for white votes.

07/12/2012

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Former Bishop Charged With Money Laundering, Mail And Wire Fraud

A federal grand jury has indicted a former bishop of a Trumbull church on charges that he cheated church members and others out of $400,000 in an investment scheme.

03/27/2012

Hartford to Get First Mormon Temple in State

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Mormon church president Thomas S. Monson today announced plans to build five new temples in the United States and abroad. Monson says the temples will be built in Hartford, Conn.; […]

10/02/2010