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Stamford, CT, United States

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Recent articles by John:

John Breunig (opinion): How Trump changed Greenwich from a 1-party town to a 3-party town

Columnist John Breunig offers highlights from his summer reading list of Greenwich... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Shooter of Bobbi the bear should know an AR-15 is not a ‘security blanket’

Residents and lawmakers want chief state’s attorney to reopen investigation into fatal... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): ‘You’re talking to a new American citizen’

Volunteers at Building One Community in Stamford share stories of grateful new... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Help! A 10-year-old spy stole my identity

In a world of passwords, columnist John Breunig finds his keep changing. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): While under fire in Maine, is Dan Malloy having a CT renaissance?

Connecticut Democrats thank former Gov. Dannel Malloy for state’s financial reversal. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): From the Beatles to Brinks, a front-page career

Veteran journalist Barry Hoffman was the ringmaster of “Showtime” in the newsroom. → Read More

Opinion: How I lost musical chairs to Billy Joel

As the Piano Man plays Greenwich, columnist John Breunig recalls the 1990 Yankee Stadium... → Read More

Opinion: After Texas school shooting, a lowered flag in the shadow of Sandy Hook urges action

Columnist John Breunig was in Newtown last weekend when his 10-year-old son seemed... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Can the world quit smoking?

A meet-and-greet with new neighbors in Connecticut — Philip Morris International. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): My guide to healing from COVID

A chocolate fountain, a trampoline, poison ivy and munching on staples lead to COVID ...... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Hey CT, there are no walls between towns

Relationships between neighboring town varies in different parts of Fairfield County. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Not so fast, Boston. America’s first marathon started in CT

It didn’t catch on, but the first marathon in America was in 1896 from Stamford to the... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Long Island Sound waters run deep

As the Cohen SoundWaters Harbor Center nears Opening Day, columnist John Breunig digs... → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Autism and transracial adoption present obstacles at barbershop

A perplexed white father takes his son, who is Black and autistic, for a haircut. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): CT women have golden touch at Oscars

List of double Oscar winners dominated by women with Connecticut connections. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): How I avoid paying for the beach in CT

Connecticut’s beaches can’t shake exclusive reputation. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Is Stefanowski’s gubernatorial survey ‘perfect’?

Bob Stefanowski’s new survey is far from scientific. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Why I’m (not) running for governor

There are reasons journalists don’t run for office. → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): CT won a lot of Olympic medals. Did anyone notice?

Did the Olympics flame out in 2022? → Read More

John Breunig (opinion): Get your brackets ready for ‘Mask Madness’

Connecticut towns have a variety of game plans on mask protocols. → Read More