It's that time of year, as Connecticut students head back to school.

Sep 2, 2014

Saving College Dollars

Saving College Dollars

Southern Connecticut State University has an expert who offers more than just financial aid. He helps families plan to be able to afford higher education.

Aug 26, 2014

How to Pick a Safe Backpack for Your Child

How to Pick a Safe Backpack for Your Child

From kindergarten through college, most students will at some point need a backpack and making the wrong choice can be painful.

Aug 23, 2013

Tips on Saving for College

Tips on Saving for College

Frank Mancini, of Connex Credit Union, recommends start saving for your children’s college education as early as possible with a 529 college plan. Save what you can, even when they are babies, if possible.

Aug 23, 2013

How to Stay Healthy When School Resumes

How to Stay Healthy When School Resumes

Jared Skowron, a naturopathic expert, offers tips on how to stay healthy and the bugs and germs that circulate in school.

Aug 21, 2013

Back-to-School Comparison Shopping

Back-to-School Comparison Shopping

News4's Liz Crenshaw shopped around three different stores to check where you can find the best deals for back to school shopping.

Jan 23, 2013
|
By Bob Connors

Back to School 2012

Photos of students on their first day of school around Connecticut. See Full Gallery

Aug 24, 2012

Students Benefit from Donated School Supplies

Students Benefit from Donated School Supplies

NBC Connecticut s Back to School supply drive will help benefit Connecticut students who often go to class without the essentials.

Aug 24, 2012

An iPad for Every Freshman

An iPad for Every Freshman

For the second year, Brookfield High School will provide incoming freshmen with iPads to use during classes throughout the school year.

Aug 22, 2012

Find Back-to-School Shopping Deals

Find Back-to-School Shopping Deals

With parents spending more on back-to-school shopping this year than ever before, some are finding ways to save money.

Mar 20, 2013

NBC Connecticut Back To School Supply Drive 2012

NBC Connecticut Back To School Supply Drive 2012

Donate school supplies to help local students in need.

About Us
It's that time of year, as Connecticut students head back to school.
Top Stories
Possible Meth Lab Found in Van Outside McDonald's

Possible Meth Lab Found in Van Outside McDonald's

State police are investigating to determine whether a van stopped in the parking lot of a McDonald's restaurant in Vernon may have been a mobile meth lab.

Route 6 Closed in Bristol Due to Crash Investigation

Route 6 Closed in Bristol Due to Crash Investigation

Route 6 is closed in Bristol between Federal Road and West Street while authorities investigate a crash, according to police.

Man Found in Watertown Well Was Likely Dead for Days: Cops

Man Found in Watertown Well Was Likely Dead for Days: Cops

A middle-aged man whose brother found him dead in a well at his home in Watertown on Thursday may have been there for days, according to police.

Mainly Dry Weather Ahead as Holiday Approaches

Mainly Dry Weather Ahead as Holiday Approaches

July Fourth is fast approaching and the weekend looks mostly dry.

Metro-North Bridge Could Pose Problems Through Holiday Weekend

Metro-North Bridge Could Pose Problems Through Holiday Weekend

Metro-North has had its share of problems in recent times, the latest of which – Milford's Devon Bridge – could pose a problem for commuters traveling between Connecticut and New York this holiday weekend.

Motorcyclist Killed in Putnam Crash

Motorcyclist Killed in Putnam Crash

A motorcycle driver was killed in a crash on Killingly Avenue/Route 12 in Putnam Thursday evening, according to state police.