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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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 students spend weekend preparing for robotics competition  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Kennedy High School's Nuts and Bolts of Fury Robotics team were working out the kinks in the design of the robot they've been building over ...



Waterbury school board not happy with test results  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Board of Education members voiced an overall sense of dismay last week when they learned the latest round of School Day SAT and Advanced ...



Wilby, Holy Cross celebrate 150 years of glory, pride (and athletics)  Waterbury Republican American

Combined, they celebrated 150 years. On Saturday at Waterbury's Ponte Club Wilby High celebrated its 100th anniversary with a massive picnic. They danced ...



Waterbury students claim they've been sitting in cold classrooms  WFSB

Some Waterbury students claim they are sitting in cold classrooms at Wilby High School.



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 ...



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 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.



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 ...



Waterbury gets $7.5 million from state for museum, new park and schools  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — The Connecticut State Bond Commission on Wednesday signed off on nearly $7.5 million in grants for various projects in the city.



Waterbury Walkabout: City men share same last name, careers and retirements  Waterbury Republican American

The city retired a couple of its longtime employees on Jan. 31. Just how these two careers coincided is one of those classic Waterbury stories in a town where ...



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 ...



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 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.



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 ...



Beloved coach remembered at Unified dance in Oxford  Waterbury Republican American

OXFORD – Fond memories of the late Wolcott High School baseball coach Dave Pelletier were shared by students and staff at the Naugatuck Valley League ...



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 ...



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 ...



Ex-city hoop stars making impact on collegiate level  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY — This game was not merely under the radar; the radar was turned off entirely. On Saturday, in Brooklyn, at Long Island University, they played ...



Wife of ESPN broadcaster drunk at time of 2017 fatal accident, police say  Waterbury Republican American

A state police report has concluded the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman had a blood-alcohol level three times the legal limit when she ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



High school team preps for robotics competition  CTPost

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) — Kennedy High School's Nuts and Bolts of Fury Robotics team were working out the kinks in the design of the robot they've been ...



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” ...



Dress code controversy leads to school suspensions  WFSB

In just one day last week, more than 150 students at Wilby High School were suspended for violating its dress code.



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Boys basketball roundup: Cross tops century mark  Waterbury Republican American

HOLY CROSS 106, DERBY 49. Derby (0-2): Isaiah Walker 2 1 5, Jahwan Cody 6 0 17, Davont Addison 2 0 5, Shymar Robinson 2 0 5, Zerion Montgomery 3 0 8, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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:



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

PHOTOS: Images of the 2018 winter, spring and fall sports seasons- Click or swipe through the gallery to see some of the top photos of 2018 in local high school ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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

I have been contributing for the Patch since March of 2012 and became a Star Patcher in 2014! I have lived in Connecticut since the 1960's I am dedicated to ...



Basketball scoring leaders: Lukau, Dunn lead way in early going  Waterbury Republican American

#23 Gabbie Dunn of Westover splits the lane while going up for a shot between #10 Sofia Trotta and #2 Gianna Russillo of The Gunnery during basketball action ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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