In honor of a long weekend that was nearly perfect, here is a photo of the Hartford skyline as taken Sunday from the Zion Hill Cemetery just outside the Trinity campus. We hope everyone was able find some time to relax with friends and family. Happy Labor Day.
Once upon a time, Trinity College was located just across Bushnell Park from Downtown Hartford. The college had a 10 acre (relatively small) campus that the City of Hartford offered to buy in 1872. The Trustees accepted, and moved the school to its present locationÂ in 1878. As a general rule, I try not toÂ second guess decisions that were made more than one hundred years ago.Â Eighty-six is my limit.Â Once you get toÂ one hundred, it