Chester, the cricket overwhelmed by the city, came from Connecticut, like me.
Not surprisingly, the Times Square bomber resided in Bridgeport, Connecticut.
After a horrific massacre such as the one in Newtown, Connecticut, the word “senseless” gets a lively airing.
U.S. state, originally the name of the river, said to be from Mohican (Algonquian) quinnitukqut "at the long tidal river," from *kwen- "long" + *-ehtekw "tidal river" + *-enk "place."
State in the northeastern United States; southernmost of the New England states, bordered by Massachusetts to the north, Rhode Island to the east, the Atlantic Ocean to the south, and New York to the west. Its capital is Hartford, and its largest city is Bridgeport.
Note: One of the thirteen colonies.