To donate blood is to give someone the gift of life. The Red Cross has used this motto for years to increase and promote blood donations nationwide. Never has this statement been more true than now. Blood banks are routinely below needed levels with their resources heavily stressed by everyday medical demands. Please go donate blood at area Red Cross facilities and hospitals now and on a regular basis to avoid such shortages in times of need.

Heartbreaking thriller: Men’s basketball falls 81-76 to #10 NYU

Friday night’s men's basketball game proved some students bleed blue and yellow as it was a back-and-forth battle decided in the last seconds.

“Madame Web” (2024) review: A web of confusion

"Madame Web" was better than "Morbius" but still laughably bad. If you’re looking for a date-night movie, stay out of the spider’s web.

CT Eats: Golden Harvest serves gooey cinnamon rolls, bulky donuts for cheap

The donuts are the thickest I’ve ever seen, at approximately 1.5 inches, making the donut and the massive cinnamon roll well worth the $3.50.