Mr. Noel is born in Elizabeth, New Jersey to Don and Catherine Noel.
Mr. Noel marries Elizabeth Brad Noel.
Mr. Noel receives a Bachelor of Arts in American studies from Cornell University.
Mr. Noel becomes a reporter for The Hartford Times in Connecticut.
Mr. Noel is a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Non-Deadline Reporting.
Mr. Noel receives the Sevellon Brown Memorial Award from the New England Associated Press.
Mr. Noel becomes a Fellow of the Alicia Patterson Foundation.
Mr. Noel is promoted to assistant managing editor of The Hartford Times.
Mr. Noel is appointed editor in chief of The Hartford Times.
Mr. Noel receives the National Journalism Award from the American Medical Association.
Mr. Noel becomes a senior correspondent at WFSB-TV and hosts Face the State at Post-Newsweek Stations (now Graham Media Group).
Mr. Noel becomes a political columnist for the op-ed page of the Hartford Courant.
Mr. Noel is appointed board secretary of the Blue Hills Civic Association in Hartford, Connecticut.
Mr. Noel retires from the Hartford Courant.
Mr. Noel chairs the board of directors of the ACLU of Connecticut.
Mr. Noel authors “Near a Far Sea: A Jamaican Odyssey,” published by AuthorHouse.
Mr. Noel receives a Master of Arts in creative writing from Fairfield University.
Mr. Noel publishes more than 50 short stories in various literary magazines and anthologies.