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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.

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 07:35 PM EDT

Robotics Team Earns Top Award in National Competition

Robotics Team Earns Top Award in National Competition

Dancing and robots may not seem to mix, but it's the perfect combination for a group of Farmington students who competed in a worldwide competition in Brazil.

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Mom Says Woman Saved Son From Being Shot at NB Church

Mom Says Woman Saved Son From Being Shot at NB Church

Noelia Colon and her three children were attending bible study at the Arch Street Church Inglesia Cristiana El Sigue Siendo Dios, when shots were fired last Friday.

32nd Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival Lifts Off

32nd Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival Lifts Off

The 32nd Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival kicked off in Plainville on Friday.

State Investigates Total Wine & More Over Pricing Violation

State Investigates Total Wine & More Over Pricing Violation

The Department of Consumer Protection said it has launched an investigation into Total Wine & More and its pricing practices.

Man Arrested, Charged in Slaying of 2 Mississippi Nuns

Man Arrested, Charged in Slaying of 2 Mississippi Nuns

Authorities say they have charged a 46-year-old man in connection with the killing of two nuns who were killed in Mississippi, Mississippi Department of Public Safety spokesman Warren Strain said in a statement...

Dry Conditions Could Affect Pumpkin Crop

Dry Conditions Could Affect Pumpkin Crop

Despite Friday’s rain, the moderate drought conditions across Connecticut this summer has taken its toll on the Fall season crops. In fact, it’s been a painful pumpkin growing seasons for farmers, such as Kathy...

Man Wanted by Cheshire Police for Strangulation

Man Wanted by Cheshire Police for Strangulation

Police are searching for a man for strangulation in Cheshire.