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A Libertarian is named to Bridgeport School Board  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — With only one candidate in the running, the city school board selected LaMar Kennedy, a member of the Libertarian Party, as its newest ...



Waterbury agrees to reimburse legal costs over Pledge of Allegiance lawsuit  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – City officials agreed to pay all legal fees a mother incurred when she sued the city's public school district, alleging a Waterbury Arts Magnet ...



Hank O'Donnell Hall of Fame: Meet the inductees  Waterbury Republican American

Here are the inductees into the prestigious Hank O'Donnell Hall of Fame: Hank O'Donnell. Inducted: 1984. O'Donnell spent more than 40 years as sports editor ...



Waterbury man pleads guilty to murder of 16-year-old girl  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – A 27-year-old city man is expected to be sentenced later this year after he pleaded guilty to murdering a 16-year-old girl in December.



Coming of age through the eyes of a Waterbury boy  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – It's time for school, but little Carter is scared; he's so terrified, in fact, he refuses to come out from under his bed. But when his mom assures him ...



Months of work pays off at FIRST Robotics competition in Waterbury  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – The fast moving, remote-controlled robots raced across the field, gathering large orange balls and panels with Velcro, placing them into and ...



Waterbury Schools Revoke More than 150 Dress Code Suspensions  NBC Connecticut

More than 150 students at Waterbury's Wilby High School missed a day of class for violating the dress code, but now the school district is removing those ...



Dress Code Crackdown Suspends 150 Students In Waterbury, Brings Criticism  Hartford Courant

A one-day sweep in which over 150 high school students were suspended for dress code violations is bringing new criticism to a Connecticut district of.



Quick, defensive-minded Amistad upsets Torrington in Division III semifinals, reaches first title game  Gametime CT

WATERBURY — No. 9 seed Amistad lived up to its coach's expectations with a 71-65 upset over No. 5 Torrington Wednesday night in a Division III Boys ...



Wilby High School janitor arrested for stealing computers  WTNH Connecticut News

A Waterbury janitor was arrested on Tuesday, accused of stealing computers from Wilby High School in the city. Police said 26-year-old Michael D'Angelo ...



Waterbury mayor has huge campaign cash advantage  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Mayor Neil M. O'Leary has raised more than $130,000 for his reelection campaign, already summoning a treasury that any challenger is ...



Bassick ousted by Windsor in Div. I quarterfinals  CT Post

WATERBURY — Bassick wasn't going to go down without a fight. The Lions fought back from a double-digit deficit in the third quarter to turn Monday night's ...



HALO AWARDS: The best in high school drama honored by 7 Angels Theatre over 2 nights  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY, CT-053018JS31– Cast members from the Woodland Regional High School production of The Wizard of Oz, preforms “Jitterbug” during the ...



Obituary: Marguerite T. Dwyer, 79, Of Wallingford  Wallingford, CT Patch

Obituary: Marguerite T. Dwyer, 79, Of Wallingford - Wallingford, CT - She will be remembered for her feistiness and her love of family, holiday gatherings and ...



Belinda Weaver sworn in to fill Waterbury Board of Aldermen seat  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Community activist Belinda D. Weaver was sworn in Wednesday to fulfill the unexpired term of city Alderman Gregory A. Hadley Sr., who died ...



Waterbury Alderman Gregory A. Hadley Sr. dies  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Alderman Gregory A. Hadley Sr. was only recently diagnosed with cancer, according to city officials. And so his sudden death at Waterbury ...



Palladino: City soccer celebration for old friend DeBrito  Waterbury Republican American

By Joe Palladino / Republican-American. WATERBURY — Pedro was back in the city again this weekend, in spirit of course, but that spirit is strong, and that ...



Up to six to vie for Bridgeport school board vacancy  CTPost

BRIDGEPORT — There are now six city residents vying for an open seat on the city school board. The schools superintendent office on Friday upgraded an ...



Official: Waterbury suspensions went against district policy  WTNH Connecticut News

WATERBURY, Conn. (WTNH) -- A surprising development concerning 156 suspensions handed out last Friday at Wilby High School because of violations to the ...



Waterbury man pleads guilty to killing 16-year-old girl  FOX61 Hartford

WATERBURY — A 27-year-old Connecticut man charged with shooting and killing a 16-year-old girl in a moving car has pleaded guilty. The Republican ...



NVL championship tournament schedule for winter sports  Waterbury Republican American

Here is the schedule for NVL tournaments and championships this season (as always, everything is subject to change):. Indoor track. Jan. 28 at Floyd Little ...



Fresh start for Wilby girls basketball, which remains hopeful  Waterbury Republican American

By JASON LEVY. Kelly Fengler has nowhere to go but up at the helm of the Wilby girls basketball team. Fengler, the Wildcats' JV coach last year, takes over as ...



73rd District nominee Ronald Napoli Jr. is man of integrity  Waterbury Republican American

I am a longtime resident of Waterbury's Bunker Hill and Connecticut's 73rd House District. I write to support the election of Democrat Ron Napoli Jr. to the 73rd ...



It will be hard to beat NVL boys quarterfinals, but these are juicy semifinal matchups  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck Valley League boys basketball tournament, *fresh* off a raucous first round, brings four teams back to Wilby High's Reggie ...



Mercy High School TechTigers win another FIRST Robotics championship  Middletown Press

MIDDLETOWN — Earlier this month, members of the Mercy TechTigers 3654, one of only two all-girl teams of the 210 which participate in the New England ...



Waterbury trailblazer's amazing odyssey to the Hall of Fame  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — Gerry Lynn Booker was unknown to everyone in the gym when she walked into Milwaukee Arena 40 years ago. That did not last long.



Democrat Napoli defeats Republican challenger Giacomi in 73rd House District race  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Alderman Ronald Napoli Jr. handily won his bid to become state representative for the city's 73rd District Tuesday, ending a tense campaign ...



Naugy streaking into NVL boys tournament  My Citizens News

NAUGATUCK — After a slow start to the season, the Naugatuck boys basketball team has soared to the top of the Naugatuck Valley League rankings.



Waterbury Triplets Go Off To College  Waterbury Observer

The Romaniello triplets from Waterbury moved into their dorms yesterday afternoon at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, N.Y.. After attending the same ...



Hearts claim a fifth straight NVL boys hoop title  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — They started handing out trophies in boys basketball on Wednesday and in the Naugatuck Valley League, well, you know the story.



Obituary: Palma (Biolo) Mauro, 89, of Cheshire  Cheshire, CT Patch

Obituary: Palma (Biolo) Mauro, 89, of Cheshire - Cheshire, CT - Palma loved taking care of family and cooking for them. She specialized in stuffed breads, pizza, ...



Waterbury Police Arrest Man In Shooting Death Of 16-Year-old Girl Found In Crashed Car  Hartford Courant

Police said they responded to a car crash in Waterbury Monday night only to find a 16-year-old girl shot to death in the crushed car.



Greyhounds off to strong start  My Citizens News

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys basketball team has started the season 2-0 for the first time since 2014. That year, the Greyhounds won five straight to ...



Suit filed over fatal crash  Waterbury Republican American

TORRINGTON – The family of a man who was killed in a Woodbury double fatal crash last year has filed a lawsuit saying the other driver was drunk and at fault ...



Bridgeport school board selects Lombard to fill vacancy  CT Post

BRIDGEPORT — The city Board of Education selected Joseph Lombard to fill a vacancy on the nine-member panel through the November election. The 5-3 vote ...



History lesson: NVL boys champions, Finn Award winners … who has won what?  Waterbury Republican American

While the Sacred Heart boys won their fourth straight NVL championship Wednesday night, beating Holy Cross in a thriller, the current run falls short of the ...



Greyhounds fall in NVLs, gear up for states  My Citizens News

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck boys defeated Crosby for just the second time in the last 18 meetings with the Bulldogs to end the regular season, but couldn't ...



The Sacred Heart Basketball Powerhouse  Waterbury Observer

Story By John Torsiello and Photographs by Clay Johnson. Waterbury's Sacred Heart High School has a boys basketball team that has developed its own ...



It's official: NVL boys tournament first-round games are set (view bracket)  Waterbury Republican American

It's official. NVL Tournament HQ has done the math, crunched the numbers, and we now, at last, finally, know the boys basketball tourney seeds, first-round ...



Waterbury hoop jamborees (girls and boys) set for weekend showcase  Waterbury Republican American

By JOE PALLADINO. WATERBURY — If you have waited more than eight months for the return of high school basketball, then this is the weekend of your ...



Boys basketball preview: Looking at mighty NVL Brass Division  Waterbury Republican American

Here is a look at the NVL's mighty Brass Division, which last year produced: State champion[dropshadowbox align=”right” effect=”vertical-curve-both” ...



Tuesday's (Jan. 8) high school highlights: Crosby's Prince puts up season-high 47 in win  Waterbury Republican American

Crosby senior Kerwin Prince erupted for 47 points (the high for this season to date) and pulled down 20 rebounds as the Bulldogs cruised past Holy Cross, ...



What you should know: NVL boys championship game (stats, video)  Waterbury Republican American

The skinny: The Hearts and Raiders played on the final day of the regular season, in Alumni Hall, and now they meet on the final day of NVL basketball for ...



Waterbury Man Accused of Damaging High School Fields  NBC Connecticut

A 33-year-old Waterbury man accused of causing damage to fields at Wilby High School with an ATV on Sunday appeared in court on Monday and must post a ...



Connecticut high school draws backlash after it suspends 150 students for dress code violations  New York Daily News

A Connecticut high school recently sparked criticism after its latest attempt to crack down on dress code violations prompted 150 suspensions in one day.



Bus Company Collecting Supplies for Victims in Puerto Rico  NBC Connecticut

A bus company is looking for donations to fill up school buses with needed supplies for the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.



Thursday's high school scoreboard  Waterbury Republican American

BOYS SOCCER Naugatuck Valley League Wilby 2, Wolcott 1. Sacred Heart 1, WCA 0. Watertown 0, Holy Cross 0. Berkshire League Shepaug 2, Terryville 1



Orphaned Waterbury Teen Faces Foreclosure  NBC Connecticut

The Wolcott deputy fire chief said they want to get Duval through to graduation, so the department and the Waterbury Police Activity League are now organizing ...



Northwest Catholic robotics team awarded $8,000 in grants | News  West Hartford News

WEST HARTFORD — Northwest Catholic High School was recently awarded a $4000 FIRST Robotics grant from United Technologies as well as a $4000 ...



Look up how your school performs under Connecticut's annual statewide assessment  Hartford Courant

The Connecticut State Department of Education has released the latest results from the Next Generation Accountability System. See how your school did.



Troubled schools on trial: When poverty permeates the classroom  The CT Mirror

Struggling to cope with past sexual abuse and a mother who works long hours at a low-wage job, Alex regularly breaks down while at school. The screaming ...



Where NVL volleyball tournament stands (as of Oct. 15)  Waterbury Republican American

If the NVL girls volleyball tournament began tonight (it doesn't, by the way, but is scheduled to start on Oct. 27), here are the teams that would qualify (top 8 ...



Mega-preview: What you need to know about boys basketball season  Waterbury Republican American

By Joe Palladino. We put out a call to boys basketball coaches. We asked about the season, the favorites, the underdogs, the sleepers. They delivered the ...



A huge night for Sacred Heart basketball … with more to come?  Waterbury Republican American

By JOE PALLADINO. WATERBURY — It has happened seven times in the last 10 years, that the same high school has sent both its boys and girls basketball ...



Sacred Heart boys roll over Wilbur Cross and into Division I semis  Waterbury Republican American

The No. 4 Sacred Heart boys are back in the semis, this time in Division I, after a 67-50 quarterfinal round victory on Monday night over No. 5 Wilbur Cross at ...



Walter Wright on his way to Žilina, Slovakia  Waterbury Republican American

Former Wilby High star Walter Wright, who completed his collegiate career with Montana this spring, signed his first professional contract on Wednesday. Wright ...



WATERBURY STUDENT STABBED TO DEATH  Hartford Courant

A junior at Wilby High School was fatally stabbed Thursday night after an argument with an acquaintance, police said. Cornelius Moss, 18, died at Waterbury ...



Connecticut students honor Sandy Hook victim with murals of ‘Nurturing, Healing, Love’  FOX 61

NORTH HAVEN -- It's social and emotional awareness learning week in Connecticut. And for some students, they are choosing love. Inspired by Jesse Lewis, ...



See the graduation rate at your local high school  The CT Mirror

State officials celebrated another “record high” in graduation rates on Monday. Graduation rates have substantially increased over the past five years. Of the ...



PHOTOS: Images of the 2018 winter, spring and fall sports seasons  Meriden Record-Journal

The Sheehan Titans take the field Monday during the CIAC Class M semifinals at Riccitelli Field in Wallingford December 3, 2018 | Justin Weekes / Special to ...



Services Set For Katherine Berman, Wife Of ESPN's Chris Berman  Hartford Courant

Katherine Ann Berman passed away on May 9, 2017 at the age of 67. She died in an auto accident in Woodbury, CT, just miles from her childhood home in ...



See how the state graded your school and district  The CT Mirror

The state released grades for each school and district on Friday – and most saw a decrease. Standardized test scores, once the lone measure for grading ...



Simsbury High Robotics Team Wins Waterbury Competition  Hartford Courant

The Simsbury High School "Sim-City" FIRST robotics team will compete in Hartford after winning the New England District FIRST Robotics competition in ...



Program unites athletes  My Citizens News

When it comes to Unified Sports, points are not accumulated and win-loss records are not kept. But, what is recorded is the life-changing moments that become ...



Ryan Gomes  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY, CT 12/21/98 –1221JH04.tif–Wilby High School's Ryan Gomes, the player of the week. JOHN HARVEY staff photo ...



Gaiter, Solomon lead area All-State boys basketball selections  Waterbury Republican American

Here are the All-State boys basketball teams as selected by the Connecticut High School Coaches Association: Division I. First team. From left: Sacred Heart's ...



Here are the postseason basketball award winners (NVL and BL)  Waterbury Republican American

Here are the postseason awards for the NVL and Berkshire League (as selected by league coaches):. Naugatuck Valley League. Billy Finn Award: first ...



Local students win Congressional Art Competition  Torrington Register Citizen

NEW BRITAIN >> Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty (CT-5) announced the winners of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition for Connecticut's Fifth District at a ...



Just 3 area teams left standing (Wamogo, Northwestern, Sacred Heart), but how about this drama?  Waterbury Republican American

By JOE PALLADINO. How good is this postseason? It's triple nor'easter good, that's how good, and in wonderful symmetry we have three teams still alive in boys ...



Volleyball roundup: Unbeaten Seymour sweeps Cross  Waterbury Republican American

SEYMOUR 3, HOLY CROSS 0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-13) Highlights: HC — Lizzy Diorio 28 digs, 1 ace, 2 kills; Julia Dzinski, 14 digs, 3 kills, 1 ace; Sey — Faith ...



Taylor leads Wilbur Cross past Trumbull  New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — Kwane Taylor was not about to go out a loser in his last game in his home gym. Down by double digits at halftime, the Wilbur Cross guard spent ...



Katherine Berman, Wife Of ESPN's Chris Berman, Remembered As Educator And Literacy Advocate  Los Angeles Times

The crash happened on a state road in the small town of Woodbury, state police said. They released the names of the drivers — the only ones in the two cars ...



NVL volleyball tourney preview: Top seed Seymour clear favorite  Waterbury Republican American

So the challenge this season is the same as the challenge last season, most seasons it seems: Can anyone handle Seymour? The Wildcats are unbeaten in the ...



Players support Cromwell football coach suspended for week after alleged hazing  New Haven Register

CROMWELL >> Head football coach Chris Eckert has been placed on a one-week unpaid suspension following an investigation into a hazing incident within the ...



State releases grades for every school  The CT Mirror

Grading schools on more than just tests scores has been a long time in the works. But the State Department of Education has now released a zero-to-100 rating ...



Local Olympians: Athletes, Coaches With Ties To Connecticut  Hartford Courant

A closer look at the Olympians with connections to Connecticut that will be participating in the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro:



Obituary: Richard Mulligan, 59, of Old Lyme  Patch.com

Forever in our Hearts - The Lymes, CT - Rich was avid Boater, loved riding his Harley Davidson and was an avid Boston Bruins and Boston Red Sox fan.



2 New Canaan High School Seniors Receive Scholar-Athlete Honors  Patch.com

CT High Seniors Receive Scholar-Athlete Honors - New Canaan, CT - They will be among hundreds of students honored by the Connecticut Association of ...



East Lyme repeats as Class L volleyball champion  TheDay.com

Waterbury - Senior Olivia Delea stepped to the *service* line during Saturday's CIAC Class L volleyball championship match and delivered two aces when.



State’s deadliest tornado touched down on this date  CT Post

The deadliest happened on June 9, 1953 when a tornado killed 98 people in the surrounding area of Wooster, Mass. According to the National Weather ...



Berman, Katherine Ann  Cheshire Herald

CHESHIRE – Katherine Ann Berman passed away on May 9, 2017 at the age of 67. She died in an auto accident in Woodbury, Conn., just miles from her ...



School And District Index Scores 2015-2016  Hartford Courant

Connecticut's rating system is based on 12 different factors. Select schools or districts and scroll to your school or district, to learn the overall performance index ...



Teamwork encouraged at Unified Sports program at Wesleyan  Middletown Press

MIDDLETOWN >> Teamwork has no limits, especially in the Special Olympics. That message was the focus of the eighth annual Youth Leadership Summit's ...



Morgan Molds Hand Girls' Hoops' Future as Freshman Coach  Zip06.com

After arriving on the coaching scene in Madison last spring, Cynthia Morgan is now a part of the coaching community at Daniel Hand High School, where she ...



CyberKnights are poised to make another run  The Southington Observer

CyberKnight captains Natiya Washer, left, and Nick Rappi, right, pose next to a prototype of this year's robot. Competition begins in March. By JEN CARDINES.



National Math and Science Initiative Names Winners of Third Annual All American Teacher of the Year Awards Competition  EON: Enhanced Online News

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI) today announced the winners of its third annual All American Teacher of the Year ...



Woodland's Clark defends NVL diving title  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — Riley Clark of Woodland High defended his Naugatuck Valley League title in the 1-meter diving competition with a score of 389.25 points ...



Troubled schools on trial: Who’s in charge? State vs. local control  The CT Mirror

Tracy Snyder, a science teacher at East Hartford High School, was being asked to explain to a Superior Court judge how so many students who read and do ...



Ruthless and Aggressive — Basketball, Connecticut-Style | Fast Forward  OZY

Forget the clichés about topsiders, yachts and country clubs. Connecticut's ballers thrive on a tough brand of basketball.



Conard High School earns honors in Connecticut Light & Power's 'Live Green – Win Green' contest  West Hartford News

WEST HARTFORD — Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) Acting Central Division Director Carol Brochu (left) presents Conard High School students Jeffry ...



Middletown, CT Patch - Breaking News, Local News, Events, Schools, Weather, Sports and Shopping  Patch.com

Local news and events from Middletown, CT Patch. Latest headlines: 2 Caught Burglarizing Vehicles Overnight In Middletown: Police; Why Kids Shouldn't Be ...



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