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Making The Grade

Friday, Jun 20, 2014 at 11:00 AM EDT

Students Learn Joy of Reading Through School Book Club

Students Learn Joy of Reading Through School Book Club

The joy of reading is something many people don’t develop until later in life, but a group of students at Southington High School have discovered it through a school book club.

Thursday, Jun 12, 2014 at 01:17 PM EDT

East Granby Students Getting Early College Training

East Granby Students Getting Early College Training

East Granby schools has partnered with Asnuntuck Community College to give high school students manufacturing training and giving them early exposure to learning at the college level.

Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014 at 01:04 PM EDT

Watch D.O.G.S., Bristol Dads, Help Out in the Classroom

Watch D.O.G.S., Bristol Dads, Help Out in the Classroom

A Bristol program seeks to get dads involved at Green-Hills Elementary School.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 03:30 PM EDT

Farmington Students Write to Change the World

Farmington Students Write to Change the World

Farmington students at West District learn about how to express their beliefs through writing to change the world.

Friday, Apr 11, 2014 at 08:40 AM EDT

Manchester Students Make TV Magic

Manchester Students Make TV Magic

At Manchester High School, students learn what it takes to make it in the TV business.

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 06:57 PM EDT

Manchester Students Make Television Magic

Manchester Students Make Television Magic

Putting a broadcast on live television is no easy feat – it takes lots of skilled people both in front of and behind the camera. But that’s not stopping students at Manchester High School from making television...

Wednesday, Apr 2, 2014 at 09:15 PM EDT

Wallingford Students Invent Clever Creations

Wallingford Students Invent Clever Creations

Young inventors take place in an enrichment program for gifted fourth- and fifth-graders at Pond Hill Elementary School in Wallingford.

Wednesday, Mar 26, 2014 at 06:40 AM EDT

Masuk Robotics Team Teaching Life Lessons

Masuk Robotics Team Teaching Life Lessons

Students are learning life lessons while competing with the Masuk High School Robotics Team in Monroe.

Wednesday, Mar 19, 2014 at 07:31 PM EDT

Making the Grade: Virtual High School in Baltic

Making the Grade: Virtual High School in Baltic

The Virtual High School has arrived in Connecticut schools and is giving kids opportunities to learn that they might not otherwise have.

Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014 at 03:40 PM EDT

Making the Grade: Virtual High School

Making the Grade: Virtual High School

Todd Piro shows us an unique way students in Baltic are taking their classes.

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Instructor, Student Fought Before East Hartford Plane Crash
Instructor, Student Fought Before East Hartford Plane Crash

A plane crash in East Hartford was the result of a flight student refusing to give up controls to his instructor, while apparently doing everything "backwards", a police report revealed.

3 Seriously Injured After 'Major Accident' in Cromwell
3 Seriously Injured After 'Major Accident' in Cromwell

Three people were taken to the hospital with serious injuries after a crash on Route 372 in Cromwell Tuesday afternoon, according to police.

Driver Fatigue a Factor in Yale Shuttle Bus Crash: Police
Driver Fatigue a Factor in Yale Shuttle Bus Crash: Police

Several vehicles were involved in a crash at Whitney Avenue and Linden Street in New Haven and an SUV sandwiched between two other vehicles was partly up in the air.

DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources
DNC Asks All Staffers For Resignation Letters: Sources

Democratic National Committee has requested the resignation letters of all current staffers be submitted by next month, according to multiple sources familiar with the party's internal working, NBC News reported. Party staffs typically sees major turnover with a new boss, but the mass resignation letters will give new chairman Tom Perez a chance to completely remake the DNC's headquarters from scratch after staffing had already reached unusual low following a round of layoffs in December. Immediately after Perez' election in late February, an adviser to outgoing DNC Interim Chair Donna Brazile, Leah Daughtry, asked every employee to submit a letter of resignation dated April 15, several sources tell NBC News.

Bob Maxon Continues Recovery After Heart Attack
Bob Maxon Continues Recovery After Heart Attack

As we reported Monday, Bob Maxon suffered a minor heart attack March 21 in morning while he was at work. Bob took a few minutes to update us on his condition.