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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.

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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1 in Custody After Bristol Robbery Turned Hostage Situation

1 in Custody After Bristol Robbery Turned Hostage Situation

A suspect linked to a robbery-turned-hostage situation in Bristol is in custody Wednesday afternoon, according to Bristol Mayor Ken Cockayne.

Sewage, Black Algae Found at West Haven Beaches

Sewage, Black Algae Found at West Haven Beaches

Officials asked people to not swim at West Haven beaches after sewage and black algae appeared in the water on Wednesday, the fire department said.

Crews Removing Numerous Chemicals From West Hartford Home

Crews Removing Numerous Chemicals From West Hartford Home

DEEP officials said they are assisting police by assessing potentially hazardous materials at a house in West Hartford.

Pet Adoption Won't Change Your Lifestyle

Pet Adoption Won't Change Your Lifestyle

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

Obama, Kaine to Boost Clinton at Dem Convention

Obama, Kaine to Boost Clinton at Dem Convention

Their political fates now entwined, President Barack Obama will implore voters Wednesday to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, appealing to the women, minorities and young people who powered his rise and...

Multiple Departments Respond to Fire in Southington

Multiple Departments Respond to Fire in Southington

Multiple departments are responding to a fire on High Street in Southington, firefighters said.