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Wilby High School student's family sues city, teacher alleging sexual, emotional harassment  Waterbury Republican American

Thank you for reading the Republican American. Please log in or Register to get your 5 free articles per month. Register. WATERBURY — The family of a Wilby ...



Report details allegations of salacious behavior by former Wilby High principal // WITH DOCUMENT  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — The former principal of Wilby High School once grabbed a female staffer at the waist and lifted her a foot off the floor, witnesses told city ...



Waterbury principal resigns just weeks before start of school  WFSB

In Waterbury just weeks before school starts, one of the high schools is without a principal.



Three Wilby High teachers get grants for meditative Nepal journey  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — A group of Wilby High School teachers is hoping to bring back to their classrooms next fall lessons on mindfulness and meditation they will ...



Wilby principal resigned 6 months after accusation of 'inappropriate behavior'  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — Former Wilby High School Principal Carey Edwards was accused by district leaders of “inappropriate behavior” months before his July 25 ...



Waterbury principal resigns  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Carey Edwards, the principal who led Wilby High School for the past two years, has resigned. Edward's resignation, dated Thursday and titled ...



Waterbury confronts stagnant SAT performance  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — Only four of 221 Wilby High School juniors who took the state's standardized test this spring have the math skills to put them on track for college ...



Popular WAMS principal's transfer to proceed, despite protest  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – About a dozen Waterbury Arts Magnet School parents and students left Tuesday's Board of Education meeting disappointed after their pleas ...



PHOTO GALLERY: Be A Baller Not A Bully basketball camp in Waterbury  Waterbury Republican American

Here are some scenes at the Be A Baller Not A Bully basketball camp at Wilby High School in Waterbury on Thursday. Related ...



Gallery – Kennedy High School Graduation  Waterbury Republican American

Family and friends of Kennedy High School graduates stand outside in line of the theater, prior to the commencement ceremonies of the John F Kennedy High ...



Free event aims to get kids motivated and have fun playing football  Waterbury Republican American

BY JASON LEVY REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN Nakia Reddick wants to see a lot of kids out and having fun at Hamilton Park on July 13. The Beulah A.G. Smith ...



Summer in Waterbury brings youth hoop clinics and book bag giveaway  Waterbury Republican American

Some news for young Waterbury hoopsters: Be A Baller: Tootie Zimmerman is back with his “Be A Baller, Not A Bully” summer basketball clinics. There are ...



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 ...



Pledge No Allegiance  Waterbury Observer

A unique intersection of opportunity and need has presented itself in Waterbury as the city roils with racial tension triggered by four students of color choosing to ...



Palladino: After a magical run, it's time to say farewell, thanks  Waterbury Republican American

It's official. As of today, I am an ex-sportswriter, a former Republican-American employee. I have retired. It is great. It is sad. It is terrifying. I won't wear you out ...



Naugatuck sees drop in SAT scores; change in student body population cited  Waterbury Republican American

NAUGATUCK — Fewer than a quarter of Naugatuck High School students who took the state's standardized test — 56 out of 294 — demonstrated math skills for ...



State Rep. Ron Napoli Jr. resigns from Board of Aldermen; Salvio replaces him on city board  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — State Rep. Ronald A. Napoli Jr., D-73rd District, has submitted his resignation from the city's Board of Aldermen. Mayor Neil O'Leary said he ...



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.



Bethlehem man left behind reminders to family before fatal crash  Waterbury Republican American

BETHLEHEM – In keeping with his habit of careful planning before hip replacement surgery several years ago, John Howard wrote and hid letters to his wife, ...



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.



Waterbury native graduates from Air Force basic training  Waterbury Republican American

Events occur in our lives every day, and we want to share them with others. The Community page does just that. DID IT ALREADY HAPPEN?



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 ...



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 ...



School's back in session  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Wilby High School Principal Carey Edwards sought to make sure students headed straight to their classrooms Monday, getting quickly ...



Heres How Every CT High School Ranks By County: U.S. News  Patch.com

Here's How CT High Schools Rank: U.S. News - Across Connecticut, CT - See how your high school compares to others nearby in this new list from U.S. News ...



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

Thank you for reading the Republican American. Please log in or Register to get your 5 free articles per month. Register. WATERBURY – Community activist ...



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 ...



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 ...



Naugy girls win NVL title in drama-filled final  My Citizens News

WATERBURY — The Naugatuck girls tennis team pulled victory from the jaws of defeat to win the Naugatuck Valley League tournament championship for the ...



Girl Confident wellness program helps girls struggling with self-esteem  Waterbury Republican American

WATERTOWN — Growing up, Stephanie LaBonte and Lianna Tsangarides struggled with anxiety and low self-esteem. As adults, they are channeling those ...



27-year-old arrested in murder of Waterbury teen  FOX61 Hartford

WATERBURY -- A 27-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of a Waterbury teen he was having a relationship with according to police. Police said a ...



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 ...



Naugy boys, girls reach NVL tennis finals  My Citizens News

The Naugatuck boys and girls tennis teams advanced to the Naugatuck Valley League tournament championships in the same year for the first time in school ...



Lopez elected president pro-tempore of Waterbury Board of Aldermen  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – The Board of Aldermen unanimously elected Alderman Victor Lopez Jr. to be the board president pro-tempore Monday. Lopez took it as a sign ...



Darien Named CTs 3rd Best Public High School: New Ranking  Darien, IL Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Darien, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Staples Named CTs Top Public High School: New Ranking  Westport, CT Patch

CT's Top Public High Schools: New Ranking - Westport, CT - Niche.com recently released its annual list of the 100 best public high schools in Connecticut.



The Showdown  Waterbury Observer

If you held a crystal ball and peered into Waterbury's political future it would not be surprising to see a mayoral showdown in the next decade between ...



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 ...



Heidi Edwards weds Jamie Coty  Waterbury Republican American

Heidi Edwards and Jamie Coty were married Saturday, July 20, at Topsmead State Park in Litchfield by Francisco Garzone. A reception followed at Grand Oak ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Woman accused of striking three police cars in Plymouth faces new charges  Waterbury Republican American

PLYMOUTH — Police on Wednesday arrested a Hartford woman in connection with an attempted assault of an officer in May. Police say Bernice Martinez, 26, ...



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 ...



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 ...



Passion never gets old for Riverdawgs  My Citizens News

NAUGATUCK — The players on the Naugatuck Riverdawgs of the Northeast Baseball Association still have that fire in their bellies to compete on the baseball ...



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 ...



France-U.S. soccer match packed with drama  Waterbury Republican American

PARIS (AP) – The United States has its ranking and its trophies, and that's all the motivation France needs. The Americans face the French tonight at the ...



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 ...



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.



School-By-School Vaccination Rates In CT Released | Across Connecticut, CT  Patch.com

CONNECTICUT — The State Department of Health released a school-by-school list of vaccination rates in Connecticut. The decision comes after a number of ...



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 ...



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 ...



Water service restored after repair to broken water line in Waterbury  Waterbury Republican American

UPDATED. WATERBURY – A water main break on Maple Ridge Road in the city's East End disrupted *service* for about 35 houses on Tuesday. The break was ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



National Math and Science Initiative Names Winners of Third Annual All American Teacher of the Year Awards Competition  Business Wire

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



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.



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:



Boys basketball: Sacred Heart takes down Wilbur Cross  New Haven Register

WATERBURY — Think about this for a minute: no one in a Sacred Heart boys basketball uniform has ever lost to a CIAC school. Granted, a number of the ...



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.



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 ...



Glastonbury High Boys Soccer Team, Fans Praised For Sportsmanship  Hartford Courant

Waterbury's athletic director recently sent a letter to Superintendent Alan B. Bookman praising the Glastonbury High School boys soccer team and their fans for ...



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.



Walkers Robotics Team One of Three Champions in FIRST Robotics Competition  Patch.com

Walker's Robotics Team Takes First Place in FIRST Competition. The 12 member robotics team at The Ethel Walker School ("Walker's") joined forces with two ...



How did your school do on the new SBAC test?  The CT Mirror

See how your school and school district performed on the new English and math assessment tests aligned with Common Core state standards. The side-by-side ...



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