Monday, October 3, 2016


In a story in Friday's Register about placing a monument on Helen Hagan's grave, a quote was misattributed. It was Robert Elliott, dean of Texas Christian University’s Music Department, not Yale Music School Dean Robert Blocker, who spoke of “a very difficult time that Helen Hagan lived in and yet she blossomed.”

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wrong numbers

 A story in Thursday’s edition incorrectly reported the quantity of pipe the South Central Connecticut Regional Water Authority manages. The RWA manages 1,700 miles of pipe. Also  the RWA replaces a 1,000-foot section of pipe if there are three breaks in that section.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Wrong middle name

 An editorial in Monday’s edition of the Register used an incorrect middle name for the former publisher who founded the Register Fresh Air Fund. He was John Day Jackson.

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Wrong title, wrong day

A story in Thursday’s edition incorrectly reported D.J. McAulay’s title, which is school district youth development coordinator and the date of the district’s kindergarten canvass, which was on Saturday

Monday, August 29, 2016

Wrong date

The date of E.C. Schroeder's appointment as director of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library was incorrect in a story in Sunday's Register. He was named in 2011, not 1995.

Friday, August 26, 2016


Due to misinformation provided to the Register, an editorial Friday on the state’s First Five business and jobs creation program incorrectly stated the amount state Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano calculates each job will cost the state. He said it is about $72,000.

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Wrong age

A story in Monday’s edition incorrectly reported the age of a suspect in alleged attempted home break-insin Milford. The suspect, Walter Denike, is 62. He is charged with third-degree trespassing and interfering with police.