Jackson Kuhl

Jackson Kuhl is the author of Samuel Smedley, Connecticut Privateer (The History Press, 2011), a biography of the Revolutionary War patriot and privateer. Kuhl's work has appeared in Connecticut Magazine, the Hartford Courant, Reason, and other publications. He also frequently contributes to Calliope, a history magazine for middle-grade readers, and writes a monthly column on dinosaurs for its sister publication, Dig.

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Late Monday night, the Parks Commission in the city of Bridgeport, Connecticut voted to approve the placement of a solar-panel array atop an old, disused landfill. The project, which will consist of approximately 9,000 solar panels and a small fuel-cell facility, is expected to bring the city $7 million over 20 years in lease payments from UIL…