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Eastern CT State University students to perform 'Magnificently Mistaken'

The Concert Chorale and Chamber Singers at Eastern Connecticut State University will perform their fall semester concert, "Magnificently Mistaken," at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21 in the Concert Hall of the Fine Arts Instructional Center, 83 Windham St., Willimantic. The Concert Chorale and Chamber Singers at

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-11-20 20:06:02

Teachers Of The Year Recognized By Rotary Club

Four teachers from Killingly and Brooklyn were honored by the Killingly-Brooklyn Rotary Club, on Nov. 9. The Teachers of The Year for their respective schools were Enrica Desabota, a fifth grade teacher at Brooklyn Elementary School, Stephanie Raszka-Arsenault, a third grade teacher at St. James Sc

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-11-20 14:46:11

Low-speed MBTA commuter rail derailment likely due to 'human error,' transit official says

The low-speed derailment of a MBTA commuter rail train appears to be due to "human error," a top official with the public transit agency said Monday. Jeff Gonneville, chief operating officer for the MBTA, said about 400 passengers were on the train when it derailed around 8:20 a.m. between North Wil

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-11-20 18:14:25

Shop Small Saturday Set For Nov. 25

Small Business Saturday began in 2010, as a way to promote small, local shops for the holiday season, in contrast to Black Friday (which focuses on big box retailers) and Cyber Monday. Glastonbury has had its own version of the event, called Shop Small Saturday, for the past four years. The event in

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-11-20 17:24:50

Our View: Thumbs up/down for week of Nov. 12

Thumbs down to the proposed Republican tax cut package for a very important local reason: it puts the federal program that has helped Norwich revitalize historic buildings on the chopping block in Congress. The tax overhaul would eliminate the 20 percent federal investment tax credit for historic pr

NORWICH BULLETIN - 2017-11-20 11:00:00

Land donation goes to Hebron town meeting

HEBRON - Voters will decide whether the town should accept a donated Church Street property abutting the Air Line State Trail during a Dec. 21 town meeting. On Thursday, the Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to accept the donation of open space at 745 Church St. The land is owned by Beatrice Alpe

JOURNAL INQUIRER - 2017-11-20 17:32:00

Community News For The Hebron Edition

Andover Teen Competes For Miss Teen Title ORLANDO, FLA. - Amanda Toce of Andover was recently selected to participate in the 2017 Miss Teen pageant competition that will take place on Sunday, Nov. 26. Toce learned of her acceptance into this year's competition when the pageant announced their select

HARTFORD COURANT - 2017-11-20 13:59:25

A hedge fund manager who invested in Whole Foods just put his $70 million Hamptons beach house on the market - take a look inside

Douglas Elliman Real Estate Three years after buying the most expensive home in US history, hedge-fund manager Barry Rosenstein is putting another of his homes on the market for $70 million. Located in the Hamptons, the home was purchased by Rosenstein for $19.2 million in 2005, according to the Wal

MIDDLETOWN PRESS - 2017-11-20 21:41:45

Chillicothe Police Department responds to 201 calls for service over the weekend

The Chillicothe Police Department remained busy over the weekend reporting that they responded to 201 for service from the public. Officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in the 300 block of Walnut Street. As a result of the investigation, Officers arrested Mathew Pike for Domestic

KTTN.COM - 2017-11-20 13:01:01

Two hurt in Friday rollover crash west of Utica

The Highway Patrol reports two men sustained injuries when their van overturned two miles west of Utica Friday morning. Forty-six-year-old Keven Jaques of Chillicothe drove west on U. S. 36 when the van skidded across the center line and off the south side of the road before overturning. The vehicle

KTTN.COM

Hamilton man in crash near Gallatin loses battle for life

A Hamilton resident seriously injured in a traffic accident early Saturday south of Gallatin died late Saturday morning at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph. The crash has been upgraded to a fatality. 24-year old Harrison Lapen of Hamilton had been taken to the hospital after receiving serious injuries

KTTN.COM - 2017-11-20 10:46:45

Poughkeepsie man charged for speeding and gun possession

Shaarod Ford was charged with felonies for driving while intoxicated and criminal possession of a weapon. Ford, 41 from the Town of Poughkeepsie, was arrested at 1:55 a.m. on Sunday after he was stopped for speeding on Noxon Road in the Town of LaGrange. He was charged with driving while intoxicated

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-20 18:21:17

One dead in Taconic crash

PLEASANT VALLEY - A two-car collision on Route 44 and the Taconic State Parkway in Pleasant Valley claimed the life of a Poughkeepsie man. State Police said the crash occurred around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 18. Nolan Evanicki, 18, was extricated by the Pleasant Valley Fire Department but die

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Poughkeepsie teenager dies in two-car crash in Pleasant Valley

PLEASANT VALLEY, N.Y., >> A Poughkeepsie teenager was killed in a two-car crash on U.S. Route 44 at the Taconic State Parkway interchange Saturday night, according to state police. State police at Poughkeespie said Nolan Evanicki, 18, had to be extricated from one of the vehicles by the Pleasant Val

DAILY FREEMAN

Poughkeepsie city residents need their own bus system: Letter

I was happy to see that the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council vote to transfer its bus assets to Dutchess County failed again. I never liked that June 30, 2017 decision to end city bus service. City residents who, due to age, disability or finances must depend upon on this service should have it

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-19 14:13:03

Chemical factory on fire in New Windsor

NEW WINDSOR - Firefighters are at the scene of the Verla International cosmetics factory on Temple Hill Road, said to be engulfed in flames after two explosions were heard there Monday morning, New Windsor Supervisor George Green said. Green said a police commander heard an initial explosion while r

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-11-20 15:59:44

Council chair-elect's letter to FTA claims council committed to restoring buses

Ann Finney, who will become chairperson of the City of Poughkeepsie's Common Council after being elected this month, sent a letter to the Federal Transit Administration stating the incoming council is committed to funding and restoring the city's bus service in January. The letter, sent as the city

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-21 00:14:53

Hey, seniors, make the new year a 'balanced' one

Delgado's Boxing in Atlanta is home to numerous champions in the professional boxing world. Now, they're helping seniors with Parkinson's take back their lives by being their own champions in and out of the ring. USA TODAY NETWORK An average of 900 New York state seniors over age 65 die every year

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2017-11-20 18:08:46

Explosions, fire rip through Orange County cosmetics factory

Flames broke out in the Verla International factory. NEW WINDSOR - Numerous fire departments are responding to explosions and a fire in an Orange County cosmetics factory today, according to media reports. Flames spread throughout the Verla International plant on Temple Hill Road in New Windsor, acc

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-20 16:56:15

East Brunswick man dies when BMW crashes into tree on Route 18 in Colts Neck

COLTS NECK - A 46-year-old East Brunswick man was killed Saturday when the car he was a passenger in crashed into a tree on Route 18, authorities said. Mina Salib was riding in a 2006 BMW X5 when it veered off the southbound roadway of Route 18, near the Normandy Road Bridge, and the passenger side

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