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Glastonbury Student Apologized, Disciplined After Making Inappropriate Remark To Farmington Soccer Player

A Glastonbury High School student was disciplined last week for yelling an inappropriate remark at a soccer player during a recent game against Farmington High School. During the Sept. 8 game at Glastonbury High School, a student in the bleachers shouted something that was inappropriate to the Farmi

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-19 15:48:00

Campus Notes - Farmington College Students

FARMINGTON, CT - College classes are well underway for the fall semester, but Patch is still receiving notifications of accomplishments by local students from the summer and even this past spring from readMedia Newswire, as well as current notable feats. Dean College, Franklin MAThe School of the Ar

PATCH - 2017-09-18 22:31:02

Police identify victims in Farmington head-on collision

FARMINGTON, Conn. (WTNH)- Police have released the identities of the five people involved in Thursday's fatal head-on collision in Farmington. Police say at around 11:45 p.m.Thursday, officers responded to the crash on Colt Highway/Route 6, near Reservoir Road, where two people were killed and three

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-18 15:09:14

Victims Identified In Deadly Farmington Crash

Farmington police have publicly identified the two people killed in a two-car crash on Route 6 last Thursday night. Benoit Boislard and Rejean St. Pierre, both 66 and from Quebec, Canada, were pronounced dead at area hospitals after the crash. The two were sitting in the back passenger seats of a

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-18 14:20:00

Victim in Critical Condition After Stabbing in Hartford

One person is in critical condition after a serious assault with a knife in Hartford on Monday. Police said they responded to Evergreen Avenue around 1:34 p.m. and found a victim suffering from puncture wounds on their neck and abdomen. A witness told Hartford police the victim was stabbed during a

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-09-19 03:15:19

Tropical storm warning issued just east of CT as Jose inches closer

Here comes Jose. The storm is expected to bring up to 2 inches of rain to parts of the state starting on Tuesday morning. A tropical storm watch was issued for southern Fairfield, southern New Haven, all of Middlesex and all of New London counties. The watch extends up and down the eastern seaboard.

EYEWITNESS NEWS - 2017-09-18 13:19:00

Who loves a parade? Trump wants to showcase military might

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Who doesn't love a parade? To a city that already offers many, President Donald Trump wants to add one that showcases U.S. military might. It would take place on July 4 in Washington with, as Trump envisions it, tanks and planes rolling down and streaking above Pennsylvania Ave

WFTV - 2017-09-18 21:21:03

Man arrested on charges of shooting woman, 2 children

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man police say shot a woman and her two children during a domestic dispute has been arrested after a nearly six-month search. Jermaine Scott was taken into custody by U.S. marshals in Middletown on Monday. He is charged with attempted murder in connection with

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2017-09-19 07:41:13

GOP budget would help NB, but Malloy veto looms

NEW BRITAIN - The state's budget standoff may have moved closer to a conclusion Saturday morning when the House of Representatives voted for a two-year, $40.7 billion budget, a few hours after the Senate voted in favor of the same package. The budget, crafted by Senate and House Republicans and sup

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-19 05:24:00

CCSU's Toro: Tougher policy on off-campus behavior coming

NEW BRITAIN - Central Connecticut State University's president, Zulma Toro, told about 50 neighbors, police and city officials Monday that, after the recent arrest of four CCSU football players, the school is working on a more aggressive plan to stop off-campus partying and other disruptive behavior

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-19 05:23:00

Family Promise Walkathon is Oct. 7; signup underway

The walkathon will take place Saturday, Oct. 7, at Walnut Hill Park. Money raised will benefit Family Promise of Central Connecticut, a nonprofit organization based in New Britain that helps homeless families with children regain self-sufficiency. "We've been open for about six months, and it's bee

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-19 05:12:00

Man arrested for burglary in West Hartford car break-in

WEST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- A Hartford man was arrested for allegedly burglarizing a woman's car in West Hartford on Tuesday morning. Police say at around 4:36 a.m., officers responded to Vine Hill Road after a resident saw a man with a backpack attempting to break in to a car. Upon arrival, office

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-19 14:26:22

West Hartford Officials Detail I-84, Park Road Construction Plans

During an hourlong informational meeting at West Hartford Town Hall Monday night, town officials provided a more detailed outline of work to be done on the I-84 off-ramp at the Park Road intersection. The 15-month project is expected to begin in October and completed by spring 2019, Town Engineer Du

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-09-19 01:30:00

How to Pick the Perfect Engagement Ring

(StatePoint) An engagement ring is at once a symbol of love and commitment and also a reflection of a woman's personal style. For the engaged-to-be who hasn't quite determined the perfect sparkler for herself, articulating an engagement ring style can seem challenging. That's where a trusted jeweler

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

Watkinson School Presents the Sixth Anniversary Season of 'Freshly Squeezed with Colin McEnroe'

All proceeds from tickets sales benefit the education programs of Billings Forge, Hartford Stage and the Mark Twain House. Submitted by Jenni French, Watkinson School Watkinson School, Hartford's oldest coed independent day school for grades 6-PG, announces the sixth anniversary season of "Freshly S

WE-HA.COM - 2017-09-18 20:54:27

Emergency preparedness 101: Know how to protect your family against carbon monoxide poisoning

(BPT) - Few areas of the country are immune to natural disasters or severe weather. Whether you live in a hurricane zone or face icy winters, it is important to prepare your home and family to weather the storm and know the potential health and safety risks that may arise in emergency situations. Be

WESTHARTFORDNEWS.COM - 2017-09-18 19:01:00

Our View: STEM, yes, but let's hear the music, too

When Newington named its teacher of the year, it caught our attention. In today's STEM-crazy atmosphere, the school system chose Brian Kelly, who is the K-12 Music Department program leader and the director of bands at John Wallace Middle School. Don't get us wrong! We fully understand and support

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-19 02:46:00

Thanksgiving football game will remain at Muzzy Field

STAFF WRITER The football teams at Bristol Eastern and Bristol Central high schools may have their own turf fields to play on, but they will still face off this Thanksgiving at Muzzy Field. During a Board of Education meeting last Wednesday, Chris Cassin, the district's supervisor of athletics and p

BRISTOLOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-19 15:40:25

Crash on Riverside Avenue leaves passenger seriously injured

A 22-year-old Bristol man is seriously injured after a crash that happened early this morning near the East Street intersection on Riverside Avenue. The preliminary investigation by the Bristol Police Department found that 22-year-old Steven Bouchard of Bristol was driving east on Riverside Avenue w

BRISTOLOBSERVER.COM - 2017-09-19 13:47:10

Embattled New Britain fire chief Ronalter retires

Ronalter has been on paid administrative leave since August when a report conducted by an attorney hired by the city revealed widespread discontent in the fire department that the author said could lead minority firefighters to perceive racism was occurring. Ronalter came under fire in May when it c

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-09-19 14:30:00