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Manchester Arts Commission holding contest to find town poet laureates

The Manchester Arts Commission is hosting a first-ever, town-wide poetry competition in order to name a town poet...

Manchester High School swim coach has long history with the sport

Melvin Siebold, coach of the boys' and girls' swim team at Manchester High School, has been involved with swimming in one form or another since his own high school days in Glendale, Calif...

Final push for first enrollment in state health insurance exchange

According to Maritza Bond, executive director of Eastern Area Health Education Center (EAHEC), Inc., more than 300,000 people statewide lacked health insurance when Access Health CT launched in Oct...

Clean eating is a lifestyle change, not a diet

When it comes to eating healthy, Terry Walters has a simple, yet direct motto she likes to live by. “I tell my kids, we can pay the farmer or we can pay the doctor,” said Walters...

Puppet show presents messages for Black History Month

The Manchester Public Library used a unique way to convey the message of Black History Month by hiring Sparky’s Puppets to perform African folktales with messages of hope and perseverance to...

Bowers art show held at Lutz Children's Museum

Young artists from Bowers Elementary School got to experience the excitement of opening night Feb...

Opting out is one option for parents who disagree with state education testing

A Jan...

Author/productivity coach Lisa Lelas to speak at B.I.G. meeting at MCC

Nationally-recognized productivity coach and best-selling author Lisa Lelas will share her insights and expertise on staying organized at the February meeting of the Manchester/South Windsor Believ...

Manchester Early Childhood Fair offers one-stop shopping for families

From preschools to day care centers and martial arts schools, the Manchester Early Childhood Fair offered a little bit of everything for parents of young children...

Greater Manchester Chamber supports mission of Capital Workforce Partners

The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a business breakfast with Mayor Leo Diana and Capital Workforce Partners as its guests. The purpose of the Feb...

‘First Thursday’ events bring art and music to downtown Manchester

The ongoing pursuit to make the historic downtown district of Manchester an area for arts and culture has been known as Imagine Main Street. On Feb...

Families of disabled adult children meet at state Capitol

Family members of individuals with life-affecting disabilities were given the floor to share their concerns with legislators in Hartford on Feb. 7...

Journalism & Media Academy offers high school students ‘real life’ experiences

State-of-the-art technology, one of the largest green screens in New England and the ability to build a work portfolio while earning class credit: these may sound like the qualities of a reputable...

Break the winter blues with a Connecticut day trip

With weather making local residents largely homebound for several winter days, many are dreaming of trips to tropical locations...

Chuckles VIII predicts six more weeks of winter

In the spirit of Super Bowl Sunday and Groundhog Day, Chuckles VIII made two predictions at the Lutz Children’s Museum on Sunday, Feb. 2...

‘Lost Egypt’ exhibit arrives at CT Science Center

Have you ever wondered how we know what people ate and how they lived thousands of years ago?...

Superheroes take over Bentley Memorial Library for annual Read-a-thon

There have been numerous sightings of superheroes at the Bentley Memorial Library lately...

Illing Middle School presents Winter Enrichment Showcases

The library at Illing Middle School was abuzz with the talk of murder mysteries, poisonous plants and serial killers, among other topics, as students in the enrichment program presented their proje...

Silk City Barbershop Chorus hosts annual concert

Probably the most versatile and timeless musical instrument is the unadorned human voice, the richness of which was demonstrated at the 51st annual concert by the Silk City Barbershop Chorus, an 80...

Second Step Players gently battle stigma of mental illness

"I’ve been given 19 diagnoses – hopefully, one of them is right," said Dylan Croft, a member of the Second Step Players whose traveling troupe gave an often funny and thorough...

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