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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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Search Called Off for Missing Montville Kayaker

Search Called Off for Missing Montville Kayaker

The search has been called off for the Montville man who disappeared while fishing and kayaking on the Thames River on Sunday morning, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Emergency crews recovered Lyle Dagenais' kayak on Monday and a search continued for the man until sunset.

Gov.  Proposes Bill to Eliminate Alcohol Pricing Regulations

Gov. Proposes Bill to Eliminate Alcohol Pricing Regulations

Gov. Dannel Malloy has submitted a proposal to eliminate minimum price laws on alcohol.

SCSU Swimmer With Autism Comes in 2nd in Mile

SCSU Swimmer With Autism Comes in 2nd in Mile

Tyler Steskla, a junior from Cheshire, says swimming changed his life. He has autism and says the sport has helped him connect with others. On Sunday, the Southern Connecticut State University who has gone the extra mile in life came in second in the 1650 free, or mile race, in the NE10.

Trump Taps Lt. Gen. McMaster as National Security Adviser

Trump Taps Lt. Gen. McMaster as National Security Adviser

President Donald Trump has picked Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster to succeed Michael Flynn as his national security adviser, Trump said Monday. He made the announcement at Mar-a-Lago, flanked by McMaster and the acting adviser, retired Army Gen. Keith Kellogg. Kellogg will stay on as McMaster's chief of staff, Trump said. "He's a man of tremendous talent and tremendous experience," Trump said of McMaster. "He is highly respected by everybody in the military." The president, who has no military experience, has shown a preference for generals in the top security roles.

Witness of Trooper Cruiser Crash Urges Drivers to Obey Law

Witness of Trooper Cruiser Crash Urges Drivers to Obey Law

It’s something every driver should learn before getting behind the wheel.

Proposed 428 Percent Hike for Gun Permits Could Hurt Sales

Proposed 428 Percent Hike for Gun Permits Could Hurt Sales

If the fee for a pistol carry permit increases to $300 from $70 for five years, new gun owners could be the ones discouraged from purchasing guns.