I didn’t have a ‘strong male role model’

I didn't have a 'strong male role model'

Tom Hanks’ son Chet Hanks claimed Tuesday that despite growing up with an Oscar-winning dad, he had no one to turn to as a celebrity kid. “I didn’t have a strong male role model to tell me … ‘Bro, f–k these people. They are just jealous of you,’” Chet, 31, said in a video on … Read more

The Best Portable Speakers on Amazon Right Now

The Best Portable Speakers on Amazon Right Now

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, The Hamden Journal may receive an affiliate commission. If you’re in the market for a new portable speaker, now is the time to buy. Amazon has dozens of unbeatable deals on lightweight audio systems right now, all of which pack … Read more

All the Athletes Who Made History at the 2022 Beijing Olympics

All the Athletes Who Made History at the 2022 Beijing Olympics

Records were broken and history was made at the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. On Feb. 13, Erin Jackson became the first Black woman to win a medal for speedskating—taking home Olympic gold. The 29-year-old Ocala, Fla. athlete’s win in the women’s 500-meter race, with a time of 37.04 seconds, also marked the first individual speedskating medal for the … Read more