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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.

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Lyman Memorial in Lebanon Closed Due to Oil Leak

Lyman Memorial in Lebanon Closed Due to Oil Leak

Lyman Memorial High School in Lebanon is closed for the day after around five gallons of heating oil leaked from a boiler in the building.

Ben Carson Says He Won't Dismantle Social Programs as HUD Chief

Ben Carson Says He Won't Dismantle Social Programs as HUD Chief

President-elect Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Housing and Urban Development said is he doesn't plan to dismantle social safety net programs.

Ex-Hartford Cop Linked to Excessive Force Probe Charged With Assault

Ex-Hartford Cop Linked to Excessive Force Probe Charged With Assault

The retired Hartford police officer who is purportedly seen kicking a handcuffed suspect laying on the ground in a dashcam video linked to an investigation into possible excessive force has been arrested for...

Teens Behind Macedonia's Fake News Boom

Teens Behind Macedonia's Fake News Boom

Dimitri — who asked NBC News not to use his real name — is one of dozens of teenagers in the Macedonian town of Veles who got rich during the U.S. presidential election producing fake news for millions on social...

St. Francis Warns Heart Surgery Patients of Infection Risk

St. Francis Warns Heart Surgery Patients of Infection Risk

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Woman Stole Christmas Gifts Delivered to Shelton Homes: Police

Woman Stole Christmas Gifts Delivered to Shelton Homes: Police

Shelton police arrested a woman Thursday accused of stealing Christmas gifts delivered to homes in town.