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Making The Grade

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 01:07 PM EDT

Woodstock Cooking Class: A Recipe for Success

Woodstock Cooking Class: A Recipe for Success

Students at Woodstock Academy have a recipe for success in their cooking class – and it’s much different than your typical home economics classroom.

Thursday, Sep 4, 2014 at 12:00 PM EDT

QU Students Work Shoreline Town Jobs

QU Students Work Shoreline Town Jobs

They say you can’t fight city hall, but some Quinnipiac students spent their summer making it better - eight Presidential Public Service Fellows, working in municipal government in shoreline communities.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 02:25 PM EDT

High Road School Helps Students Graduate on Track

High Road School  Helps Students Graduate on Track

This summer, a group of students in Wallingford made sure they stayed on the graduation track at a unique school designed around their special needs, called the High Road School.

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 at 03:55 PM EDT

NESS Promotes Hands-On Learning Through Sailing

NESS Promotes Hands-On Learning Through Sailing

Taking kids out of the inner city, and putting them out on the open water, is one of the key goals of NESS – the New England Science and Sailing organization in Stonington.

Monday, Aug 11, 2014 at 06:43 PM EDT

Glastonbury Preschoolers Learn About Healthy Eating

Glastonbury Preschoolers Learn About Healthy Eating

Glastonbury native and 2014 Goddard Teacher of the Year Maureen Moore has created a fitness, nutrition, and education program for students at the preschool where she works.

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Thunderstorm Threat Continues Through the Afternoon
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The NBC Connecticut Meteorologists have issued a First Alert for the threat of severe thunderstorms today.

Man Tried to Lure 11-Year-Old Into Car at Bus Stop in Milford
Man Tried to Lure 11-Year-Old Into Car at Bus Stop in Milford

A man tried to lure an 11-year-old into his car as the child was waiting for the bus Tuesday morning in Milford and police are searching for the man.

Intruders With Guns Commit Home Invasion in Meriden
Intruders With Guns Commit Home Invasion in Meriden

Police are investigating an armed home invasion in Meriden and said one woman who lives in the home needed to go to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries.

Trump Gives GOP Leaders Rallying Cry, Roadmap for Change
Trump Gives GOP Leaders Rallying Cry, Roadmap for Change

President Donald Trump gave Republican congressional leaders a rallying cry and even a roadmap as they try to push through a sweeping and divisive agenda on health care, taxes and more. In his first address to a joint session of Congress, Trump said largely what GOP leaders were hoping to hear Tuesday night, staying on-message and talking in optimistic tones, even weighing in at one point to settle a brewing dispute over how to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Vice President Mike Pence said Wednesday morning that Trump showed Congress and the nation his "broad shoulders, big heart, reaching out, focusing on the future." Pence spoke on MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

Former State Police Spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance to Retire
Former State Police Spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance to Retire

Lt. J. Paul Vance, who served as the spokesman for the Connecticut State Police for over 15 years and served the department for over 42 years, will retire on April 1.

State Troopers Find ATM Behind Building in Southbury
State Troopers Find ATM Behind Building in Southbury

State troopers are investigating after finding an ATM in Southbury.