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Gallery – Wilby High School  Waterbury Republican American

Be in the know and enjoy the benefit of one-click access to the Republican-American. Click into our Express Log In and each day's top stories will keep yourself ...



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 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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Waterbury fixes main break that left 20 to 30 homes without water  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – A couple dozen residences were without water for several hours Tuesday following a water main break on Fieldwood Drive, near Wilby High ...



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 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.



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 ...



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.



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

From left, State Rep Larry Butler, (D-72), James Gatling CEO at New Opportunities Inc. and Waterbury Alderman Greg Hadley at the 2017Rivera Memorial ...



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 ...



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 ...



Conversation eyes future of Waterbury's education: 'Portrait of a Graduate' takes race, diversity into consideration  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – The more than 70 people in attendance during Tuesday night's “Portrait of a Graduate” conversation at Waterbury Arts Magnet School ...



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.



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 ...



Candidate Profile: James K. Russell, Republican, 15th Senate District  Waterbury Republican American

Age: 41 Address: 118 Downes St., Waterbury Party: Independent Education: Wilby High School class of 1996 Experience: Political newcomer Occupation: Driver ...



Woodland leader small in stature, but large on football field  Waterbury Republican American

BEACON FALLS – When No. 45 is on the gridiron, everyone in the Woodland Hawks' huddle knows it, and so does the Woodland faithful. That presence was ...



Waterbury mayor to towns: Do your schools want our kids?  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY – Mayor Neil M. O'Leary is asking surrounding communities to consider accepting city students into their schools. O'Leary asked area mayors and ...



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 ...



Gallery: Crosby High School graduation  Waterbury Republican American

WATERBURY, CT-062118JS03–Crosby High School class vice -president Deanna Dominguez makes her way with fellow graduates to graduation ceremonies ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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” ...



Gallery: Sacred Heart defeats Wilbur Cross  Waterbury Republican American

Sacred Heart's Andre Anderson drives around Wilbur Cross' Jaykeen Foreman (4) during their Division I quarterfinal game Monday at Wilby High School in ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Obituary: Vincent J. Coviello, 84, of Southbury  Southbury, CT Patch

Obituary: Vincent J. Coviello, 84 - Southbury, CT - He lived in Middlebury for 46 years, and moved to Heritage Village in 2010. He was a true gentleman in every ...



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 ...



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 ...



Thursday's highlights: Naugatuck spikes Wilby  Waterbury Republican American

BOYS SOCCER Spencer Sinkwich scored all five goals as the St. Paul High boys soccer team trimmed Kennedy, 5-1, in a Naugatuck Valley League game at ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Dress code controversy leads to school suspensions | News  WFSB

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



Connecticut high school draws backlash after it suspends 150 students for dress code violations - NY Daily Ne  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.



Valley Chordsmen to perform Nov. 10  Torrington Register Citizen

WATERBURY — The Valley Chordsmen, Waterbury area's own all-male barbershop harmony chorus under the direction of Gabe Riccio, will hold their 71st ...



Boys basketball roundup: Wilby edges Hawks  Waterbury Republican American

WILBY 65, WOODLAND 56. Wilby (3-2): Antwan Black 1 0 2, Christian Harris 11 4 26, Tyqway Harding 1 0 2, Dezon Mayo 2 2 6, Angel Gonzalez 3 3 9, Calvin ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Deborah F. Corkindale  Hartford Courant

Deborah F. Corkindale age 66 of East Hartford, formerly of Waterbury, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 6th 2018 at Hartford Hospital surrounded ...



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

Walter Wright's journey continues.Next stop: Zilina, Slovakia. The 5-foot-11 point guard has starred at Wilby High, then Snow College in Utah and most recenty at ...



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, ...



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 ...



Throwback Thursdays | 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Memorial Services Announced for Fatal Middlebury Crash Victim  Patch.com

Katherine Berman Funeral Services Announced - Woodbury-Middlebury, CT - Berman died in a Middlebury car crash. She was the wife of ESPN broadcaster ...



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 ...



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.



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



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.



Simsbury High Robotics Team Wins Waterbury Competition - Hartford Courant  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 ...



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:



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Most middle and high schools start too early, CDC study says  The CT Mirror

The vast majority of U.S. middle and high schools begin before 8:30 a.m., despite recommendations from experts that a later start could help students get more ...



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 ...



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.



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