Doug Bonjour, The Middletown Press

Doug Bonjour

The Middletown Press

Connecticut, United States

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Recent:
  • Greenwich Time
  • The Middletown Press
  • New Haven Register
  • Stamford Advocate
  • TheHourNews
  • Register Citizen
  • The News-Times
Past:
  • GameTimeCT
  • Connecticut Post

Recent articles by Doug:

Alyssa Thomas, dislocated shoulder and all, lifts Sun to pivotal Game 3 win over Aces

The Connecticut Sun are on the brink of returning to the WNBA Finals following a big win over the Las Vegas Aces. → Read More

Alyssa Thomas, dislocated shoulder and all, lifts Sun to pivotal Game 3 win over Aces

The Connecticut Sun are on the brink of returning to the WNBA Finals following a big win over the Las Vegas Aces. → Read More

Connecticut Sun bracing to do without injured Alyssa Thomas

The two-time All-Star had an MRI on her shoulder Wednesday but coach Curt Miller didn't have the results as of his afternoon Zoom call. → Read More

Connecticut loses Alyssa Thomas, then Game 2 of WNBA semifinals against Las Vegas

The WNBA semifinals are now even after Las Vegas pulled away from the short-handed Sun late. → Read More

Jasmine Thomas comes up aces as Connecticut routs Las Vegas in Game 1 of WNBA semifinals

The Sun stole the opening act of their best-of-5 series against Las Vegas behind a brilliant performance by Thomas. → Read More

Mohegan Sun assessing college basketball bubble options

Connecticut casino has successfully hosted MMA and boxing during the pandemic, making it an ideal location for a bubble. → Read More

Sun roll past Los Angeles Sparks, advance to WNBA semifinals

The Sun advanced to face Las Vegas in a best-of-5 semifinals series that begins Sunday. → Read More

UConn alum Crystal Dangerfield named WNBA Rookie of the Year

Two days after she was named AP Rookie of the Year, the former UConn guard Crystal Dangerfield won the WNBA's top rookie award. → Read More

UConn in talks with UMass for 2021 spring football game

With the 2020 football season canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, UConn has talked to UMass about playing in the spring of 2021. → Read More

Report: UConn football could play UMass in spring

UConn and UMass had been scheduled to play in September. Their next meeting could come sooner than some expect. → Read More

UConn legend Maya Moore marries Jonathan Irons, the man she helped free from wrongful conviction

UConn great Maya Moore stepped away from the WNBA to help free the wrongfully convicted Jonathan Irons from prison. Moore and Irons have since married. → Read More

Former UConn star Crystal Dangerfield named WNBA Rookie of the Year by AP

Minnesota Lynx guard Crystal Dangerfield, the second-round pick out of UConn, was a runaway pick for the WNBA's top rookie award from the Associated Press. → Read More

CT Sun guard, New Haven native Bria Holmes to miss rest of WNBA season with knee injury

The truncated 2020 WNBA season has come to a close early for Connecticut Sun guard and New Haven native Bria Holmes, who injured her knee. → Read More

Star Sacred Heart running back Jordan Meachum transferring

With no football at Sacred Heart in 2020, the grad transfer is looking for a new home. → Read More

Mohegan Sun to host Big East Women’s Basketball Tournament through 2023 season

With UConn moving to the Big East this year, the conference's women's basketball tournament will move to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville. → Read More

Former UConn star Crystal Dangerfield named WNBA Rookie of the Month

Crystal Dangerfield's case for WNBA Rookie of the Year continues to grow as the former UConn star was named league's Rookie of the Month for August. → Read More

Former University of Bridgeport star Naglestad signs with Hartford Athletic

Markus Naglestad, who had 15 goals in his lone season at the University of Bridgeport, has been signed by the Hartford Athletic. CT Hammerheads Sean Sconone is MLL Goalie of Year. → Read More

Mohegan Sun casino announces pandemic-related layoffs

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) - The Mohegan Sun casino said it will lay off an unspecified number of employees due to impacts from the coronavirus pandemic. The southeastern Connecticut casino on sovereign tribal land opened June 1 despite opposition from Gov. Ned Lamont over the potential danger of spreading the virus in large group settings. About 3,000 of roughly 5,000 workers returned to work at… → Read More

Live & online arts/entertainment events for the week of Aug. 16, 2020

More live events are coming back in Connecticut, but slowly. Here's a list of of in-person and virtual things to do. → Read More

Back-to-school sales tax holiday begins Saturday

The state's annual Sales Tax Free Week begins Sunday, Aug. 16, and runs through Saturday, August 22. During this one-week sales tax holiday, retail purchases of most clothing and footwear items priced under $100 are exempt from Connecticut sales and use tax. This exemption applies to each eligible item under $100, regardless of how many of those items are sold to a customer on the same invoice.… → Read More